Laptop Guide

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.

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MSI Adds RTX to its Entire Gaming Laptop Lineup

MSI is joining the ranks of laptop and desktop vendors introducing their RTX gaming machines. At CES, MSI announced a refresh of almost its entire gaming laptop lineup with Nvidia’s RTX GPUs, led by t...

19 Best Android Games to Play On Your Chromebook

Now that most new Chromebooks run Android apps via the Google Play store, the gaming options for these laptops aren't as dry as they used to be, and include some gems. There's only one catch: not all ...

Killer Deal: MSI GV62 Laptop with Fortnite Bundle Just $699

The MSI GV62  has all the hallmarks of a solid gaming laptop, sans the high price tag.For a limited time, Walmart has this GTX 1060-based laptop for $699. That's $300 off and one of the lowest prices ...

Best & Worst Gaming Laptop Brands 2018

Gaming laptops are awesome. In some cases, they are highly configurable powerhouses with their own light shows, and in others, they are bargain machines that offer just enough oomph to play the latest...

Acer Gaming Laptops - 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

Acer's had a strong year in gaming, because it made bold design choices and offered good options at every price. Its massive Predator 21 X wowed everyone who saw the machine's curved screen, and the c...

Razer Gaming Laptops – 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

Razer slips into fourth place thanks to the Razer Blade 15, with its retro but funky design, and a suite of notebooks with gorgeous displays and keyboards. The Razer Blade Pro earned a near-perfect 4....

Alienware Gaming Laptops - 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

The gaming laptop space is nothing if not competitive, so it was not a shock to see Alienware fall from the top spot in our brand rankings to second place. Dell's sub-brand still delivers gobs of powe...

Asus Gaming Laptops – 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

Editor’s Note: We have updated some sections of Asus’ report to reflect newly discovered information regarding its displays, warranty policy, and other features.After a respectable fourth-place finish...

HP Gaming Laptops - 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

HP's gaming notebooks had a good, if not exactly thrilling year. Highlights included two Editors' Choice awards, for the company's Omen 15 and 17 laptops, which saw a new design language. Those laptop...

Aorus & Gigabyte Gaming Laptops – 2018 Brand Rating and Report Card

Both Gigabyte and Aorus produced some solid all-arounders over the past year. With their vibrant displays and thin bezels, innovative mechanical keyboards, and helpful gaming software, Aorus and Gigab...