Whether you're shopping for a sub-$200 laptop, a lightweight laptop for work and play, a 2-in-1 laptop or a powerful gaming rig, the sheer number of choices can be overwhelming. To help you choose, we've picked the best laptops in every major category, based on our extensive testing, research and comparisons.
Looking for something a bit more specific? We've got guides to the best gaming laptops, best college laptops and best business laptops as well as Chromebooks and 2-in-1s. And if you need something that can last a really long time, check out our roundup of the laptops with the longest battery life. And creatives should check out our recommendations on laptops for photographers and video editors. Shopping on a budget? Check out our laptops under $500 roundup as well as our sub-$1000 gaming laptops page. And for even more comprehensive coverage, don't forget our annual Tech Support Showdown and Best and Worst Brands reports.
Now that Intel's 9th Gen processors have come to laptops, you can look forward to more power than ever as well as ultra-fast Wi-Fi 6 on the latest versions of our favorite laptops, including the stunning new Razer Blade 15 with 4K OLED. And if you're in the market for a Chromebook, check out our review of the Asus Chromebook Flip C434 which lasts over 9 hours on a charge and has a sleek premium chassis. Thinking about getting a MacBook? Apple's just announced that the 13 and 15-inch MacBook Pros are getting a much needed update with 9th Gen Intel processors and a new keyboard. And if you want to get a sneak peek at the future, here's our hands-on with Lenovo's yet-to-be-named foldable PC prototype, the first in the world.
Here are the best laptops to buy right now.