Our favorites, from budget-priced hybrids to upscale ultraportables to gaming laptops that skip the performance compromises.
You can dive into the various subcategories here for detailed suggestions for every need and budget, but on this page, we present the current laptops that are our personal favorites, because of style, power, value, or just because we like them.
Full-power processors and high-res screens hit a new generation of laptops just 10mm to 13mm thick.
These new ultra-thin PCs get down to just about 10mm thick, while still packing in Core i7 processors.
A Dell wireless charging dock and laptops supporting WiTricity's wireless charging standard made an appearance at Computex 2016 in Taipei.
Forget drones and cars, AMD wants to put its new 7th Generation processors where it counts: in your PC. And if you're into streaming video, you're going to be better off.
Despite not decisively beating the competition in any one area, the Samsung Notebook 9 comes close across the board, making it a safe, if not exactly exciting choice for a slim 15-inch laptop.
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CNET's Sean Hollister explains why the HP Spectre x360 is one of our favorite thin-and-light laptops
The Taiwanese company is offering two new inexpensive convertible notebooks that run Windows 10 with the touch- and keyboard-friendly Continuum feature.
Bend, fold, and type however you want with Lenovo's pair of Yoga laptops and its new Ideapad Mixx 310 tablet, which features an attachable keyboard.
The company's shipments in the first three months of 2016 fell by 40 percent from the holiday-shopping quarter -- a plunge more than double the drop among the top notebook vendors as a whole.