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 Dell Inspiron 15 5000 has solid 8th Gen Core performance, but this laptop is hindered by a terrible display and short battery life.
The Dell XPS 15 offers serious power and nearly 12 hours of battery life in an attractive chassis.
The MacBook Air may not be a flagship notebook, but this 13-inch ultraportable is still a pretty good value.
The Surface Laptop is one of sexiest laptops ever, and it backs up those great looks with solid performance, long battery life and a top-notch typing experience.
The 15-inch MacBook Pro is one of the most powerful laptops we've ever seen and is worth the splurge for the most demanding creative pros.
The 2018 MacBook Pro 13-inch is super fast and the keyboard is improved, but the battery life could be better.
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.