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Save $200 On These GTX 1060-Based Laptops

Save $200 On These GTX 1060-Based Laptops

Light on the wallet, but offering solid performance, the GTX 1060-based Inspiron 15 7000 is one of the best values in budget gaming. Traditionally priced at $1,099.99, Dell's gaming rig is currently s...

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How to Uninstall Avira Free

How to Uninstall Avira Free

Avira Free is a decent, if unexceptional, antivirus program. And, since it won't cost you a dime, it's a popular choice for secondary computers (or primary computers, chock-full of fancy hardware that...

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Dear Samsung, It's Time to Stop Making Laptops

Dear Samsung, It's Time to Stop Making Laptops

Dear Samsung,We need to talk. Over the years, I've had the pleasure of reviewing your smartphones, laptops and various peripherals. And for the most part, it's been fun. But lately, you've been slacki...

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Best & Worst Laptop Brands 2018

Best & Worst Laptop Brands 2018

Whether you're purchasing a $1,500 gaming laptop or a $200 Chromebook, the brand matters. That's why we rate the top 10 laptop brands each year, based on their support, design, innovation, value/selec...

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Lenovo: 2018 Brand Report Card

Lenovo: 2018 Brand Report Card

Lenovo took first place for the second year in a row because of its excellent, highly rated laptops. With its eye-popping, HDR screen (an industry first) and long battery life, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon ...

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HP: 2018 Brand Report Card

HP: 2018 Brand Report Card

HP had a strong, second-place showing in this year's rankings, jumping from fourth place last year. A combination of very good overall review scores, great design and a wide variety of laptop options ...

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Dell: 2018 Brand Report Card

Dell: 2018 Brand Report Card

Taking third place for the second year in a row, Dell makes some of the best laptops money can buy, while providing the top support of any PC vendor (tied with Samsung). The Round Rock, Texas-based co...

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Acer: 2018 Brand Report Card

Acer: 2018 Brand Report Card

Sitting in the middle of the pack at number four, Acer continued to win us over with great value systems. The company also managed to produce the 21-inch Predator 21 X, the biggest laptop ever, which ...

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Asus: 2018 Brand Report Card

Asus: 2018 Brand Report Card

Asus tied with Acer for fourth place this year, sitting squarely in the middle of the pack. The company impressed us with its incredible range of value, premium and gaming systems, as well as its stel...

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Microsoft: 2018 Brand Report Card

Microsoft: 2018 Brand Report Card

Microsoft's inability to rise above sixth place this year wasn't for a lack of trying. The company has a limited lineup, but all of its products are solid and earned strong review scores.It introduced...

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Apple: 2018 Brand Report Card

Apple: 2018 Brand Report Card

Once the king of laptops, Apple slid to fifth place in 2017 and fell even further, to seventh, this year. That continued slide should come as little surprise, though, as Apple's MacBooks stayed the sa...

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Razer: 2018 Brand Report Card

Razer: 2018 Brand Report Card

Appearing for a second year in our annual Best and Worst Brands report, Razer holds steady at eighth place. The company continues to impress us with its sleek, powerful gaming laptops and lightweight ...

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