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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Is Intel's Coffee Lake Worth It for Gaming Laptops?

Intel has just announced its Coffee Lake H-series CPUs for laptops, including the extremely powerful Core i9. With it, a whole bunch of new laptops (mostly gaming machines) that use the new chips were...

Dell Revitalizes Entry-Level Gaming with G Series Laptops

Gone are the days of the confusingly-named Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming. Dell has revitalized its entry and mid-level gaming machines with a makeover and a new name: the G Series.The new lineup consists of...

Aorus Upgrades X-Series Gaming Laptops to Coffee Lake

Aorus has announced powerful new upgrades to its X-series line, with a new X9, X7 and X5 using Intel's new 8th Gen "Coffee Lake" processors. The X5 is $2,599, the X7 is $2,999 and the X9 is $3,899.The...

19 Best Android Games to Play On Your Chromebook

Now that (certain) 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...

Help Me, Laptop: Can I Run PUBG?

Lots of people play games on their laptops, even if their machines aren't designed for it. This week, one user on the Tom's Guide forums wants to know if their laptop will be able to run PlayerUnknown...

MSI's New Laptop Includes a 24 Million Color Light Show

LAS VEGAS -- If all of the RGB at CES 2018 is any indication, gamers still love colors. MSI's latest laptop, the GE63 Raider RGB Edition fully embraces lighting with over 24 million colors that can be...

Help Me Laptop: I Want a Gaming Laptop for Under $1,500

Gaming laptops tend to be on the higher side of the cost spectrum. However, that doesn't mean that you can't find a notebook that's powerful and somewhat affordable. And that's a good thing for our fo...

How to Play Battlefront 2 on a Cheap (or Old) Graphics Card

In one of today's hottest new games, Star Wars Battlefront 2, you can participate in epic battles set in a galaxy far, far away. If you look at EA's system requirements, you might think you can't run ...

How Well Will Your Laptop Play Destiny 2?

Destiny 2 marks the first time the series made its way to the PC, and you’ll want a gaming laptop that makes the shooter-RPG-combo look as beautiful as possible. Want to know if it will run well on ...

Nvidia GTX 1070 vs. 1080: What's the Best Value?

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 10-Series GPUs have gone a long way in closing the gap between laptop and desktop graphics cards. Aside from a few tweaks, the 10-Series laptop GPUs are pretty similar. In the cas...