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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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I've Tested Hundreds of Laptops. Here's Why I Bought a ThinkPad X1 Carbon.

As the current editor-in-chief of Tom's Hardware and former editorial director of Laptop Mag (through April), I've tried hundreds, perhaps thousands of different notebooks in the past decade. But beli...

Acer Chromebook 13 Spin with 8th-Gen Core Is Overkill, in a Good Way

NEW YORK - How much power do you need if you’re buying a Chromebook? If you answered, "an 8th-gen Intel Core processor, up to 16GB of RAM and up to 128GB SSD," we have your machine.I just went hands-o...

Acer Swift 5 Hands-on: 'World's Lightest' 15-inch Laptop Makes Me Giddy

NEW YORK - It's less than 2.2 pounds. That’s how ridiculously light the new Acer Swift 5 is. I just went hands-on with this 15-inch notebook at Acer’s New York City press event, and I can’t believe th...

MacBook Pro 2018 Rumors: What We Expect (and Want)

There's a lot of hope out there when it comes to Apple fixing the issues plaguing its MacBook Pro line.Not only does the lack of a USB Type-A port mean many users are pushed to carry adapters everywhe...

Save Big on XPS and Alienware for Dell's Memorial Day Sale

Memorial Day is still a week away, but that's not stopping Dell from unleashing a fury of deals.The PC manufacturer is slashing prices on a wide range of laptops from its Inspiron family to its top-of...

Huawei's Excellent Matebook X Pro Finally For Sale in U.S.

When I reviewed the Huawei MateBook X Pro a little over a month ago, I praised every inch of this laptop, from its brilliant display to its fast performance.And today (May 21) my only major problems w...

Hey, Apple: Fix Your Crappy Keyboards or I'm Switching to Windows

Dear Apple,You're tearing me apart.You made my favorite laptop of all time, my 2012 MacBook Pro. But as it ages – and it's definitely showing its age, getting slower with each passing month – I'm real...

Get Asus' Budget VivoBook For Just $479

 The Asus VivoBook F510UA is one of the best budget laptops on the market. Although this mainstream notebook normally sells for $599, Amazon has slashed its price to an all-time low of $479. This isn'...

The Best 4K Laptops

1080p? That's old news. More and more laptops are coming with 4K screens, the highest resolution currently available on the market. With an ultra HD panel, you can watch movies and TV shows in 4K, as ...

HP's 4K Envy x360 Is Now $600 Off

The HP Envy x360 is a stylish convertible for the PC user who wants it all — performance, portability, and good looks.Today only, Amazon is offering a refurbished Envy x360 with a 4K screen for $799.9...