With a vivid display and solid graphics performance, the G5 15 SE (2019) is a top-notch gaming laptop and a huge improvement over its predecessor.
If you're willing to splurge, the 2019 MacBook Pro is crazy fast, offers long battery life, and features a (moderately) improved keyboard.
The Google Pixel Slate is a great 2-in-1 with small issues that Google needs to fix.
The speedy and sexy Google Pixelbook is the best Chromebook, though it comes at a much higher price than we're used to.
The Lenovo IdeaPad 330 is an affordable 15-inch laptop with a good keyboard and sturdy chassis, but poor performance and short battery life hold it back.
The Dell G7 15 (2019) has awesome performance packed in a much more elegant design, but its elevated price makes it less desirable.
The HP 15 Laptop (DB0069WM)'s low-res display, short battery life and dull design make this mainstream laptop hard to recommend.
The Asus Chromebook Flip C434 is a portable 2-in-1 laptop with a premium design, a vivid 1080p display and all-day battery life.
HP's Chromebook 14 is a good option, thanks to its sharp 14-inch display, snappy keyboard and attractive chassis.
The Lenovo IdeaPad 330S' solid performance and clean chassis are undone by dismal battery life and a poor display.