The Dell G5 15 SE (2020) sports a super fast CPU and great battery life, but its middling graphics performance and chunky design weigh it down.
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The Lenovo Legion 5i is a budget gaming laptop with good VR benchmark scores, but it has a dim display.
HP's Envy x360 13 redefines the sub-$1,000 category by delivering an uncompromised premium 2-in-1 laptop for less.
The Asus TUF Gaming A17 offers powerful performance and solid battery life for a mainstream gaming laptop, but it's hard getting over its dismal display.
The Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3i offers strong performance and decent battery life, but the display is incredibly dull.
The MSI GE66 Raider packs the power and speed of a desktop replacement into a more manageable 15-inch chassis.
The Razer Blade Pro 17 serves up high-powered specs and a gorgeous, high refresh display in a slim, premium chassis.
Asus's ProArt StudioBook 15 is an excellent value for content creators but only if they don't need long battery life or a Thunderbolt 3 port.
Microsoft's Surface Book 3 hasn't changed much, but it is still the best solution for those who need a tablet and laptop in one package.
The MSI GS66 Stealth gives you serious processing and gaming performance with more than 6 hours of battery life in a lightweight, ultra-thin chassis.
The 13-inch MacBook Pro (2019) delivers the best combination of speed, battery life and display quality for the most reasonable price.
LG's Gram 14 2-in-1 is a featherweight laptop with epic battery life, a durable chassis and an included active stylus.
The Lenovo Yoga C740 offers solid performance with good battery life in a versatile frame for less than $1,000.
Asus's ZenBook Duo is an innovative laptop that delivers strong performance and a secondary 12.6-inch display at a reasonable price.
The Dell XPS 15 gets rid of the bezels, serves up impressive power with excellent audio and a beautiful super high-res touch display in a smaller, premium frame.
The Aorus 15G features powerful new components and long battery life, but its dismal display and mediocre speakers weigh it down.
The Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 15 is a blue bombshell with a bright QLED display, but suffers from an oddly placed fingerprint scanner and half-sized Shift key.
If you're all work and maybe a little play, the Dell Precision 7540 is one of the best straightforward workstation around.