There are plenty of high-performance laptops on the market. Unfortunately, you'll have to navigate a minefield of inferior options. Our laptop reviews and buying guides are here to help you find the best laptop for your needs and your budget.
The Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is a flexible 2-in-1 with a solid display, but poor battery life and an uninspired design hold it back.
The Asus VivoBook Flip 14 is a sub-$500 2-in-1 with a flexible design and clean looks, but its poor performance and awful webcam give us pause.
The Eon15-X is a beastly gaming laptop with intense specs, powerful speakers and a sick keyboard, but its display and battery life could be better.
The Alienware 15 has a sophisticated new look and powerful specs, but it gets a little too hot for comfort.
The ThinkPad L380 is a solid all-round business laptop with excellent performance, a comfy keyboard and good battery life.
The Acer Chromebook 15 has a metal chassis and a large 1080p display, but its screen is dimmer than we would like it to be.
The Acer Aspire 5 shines with its fast, extensive drives; crisp, clear display; and elegant design, but falters when it comes to audio and price.
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga is a 14-inch business convertible with a gorgeous screen.
The 15-inch Spectre x360 is a beautiful convertible with tons of speed and solid endurance.
The Razer Blade Stealth packs a powerful 8th-gen processor and a QHD display into a very sleek frame, but the battery life is still short.