Whether you're shopping for a sub-$200 laptop, a lightweight laptop for work and play, a 2-in-1 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 for gaming, college and 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 best laptops for photographers. Shopping on a budget? Check out our laptops for under $500 as well as our sub-$1000 gaming laptops page and our roundups of best deals of the month.
Looking for unmitigated power? Then you need to check out our exclusive review of the Alienware Area-51m; it's unlike anything Alienware's ever done before. And if you need something that’s flexible, stylish and lasts over 12 hours on a charge, take a look at the 13-inch HP Spectre x 360, which recently earned 4.5-stars and the vaunted Editor’s Choice award.
Here are the best laptops to buy right now.