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CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.

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Toshiba Kira Ultrabook

Toshiba's ambitious Kira has a screen that rivals Apple's MacBook Pro with Retina display, and a price to match. It's a solid, useful laptop, but for these prices, the design should really be more exciting.

21 June 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 21 June 2013

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HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4

The HP Envy TouchSmart Ultrabook 4 is a good gateway to the Windows 8 experience with a responsive touch screen in a traditional laptop body.

23 October 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 23 October 2012

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HP Envy Ultrabook 4-1015dx

HP's Envy 4 is an attractive, affordable type of ultrabook with a basic but solid set of features, even if it lacks the speed of more expensive alternatives in our entry-level configuration. Your best bet is to pay more for a faster version, or consider the even more affordable larger-screened AMD Sleekbook 6 instead.

15 August 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 15 August 2012

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Dell Inspiron 14z Ultrabook (5423)

Just like the 13z, for the price involved the 14z does well. The main sticking point is the battery life, which has been outgunned by competitors.

9 August 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 9 August 2012

Typical price: $799.00

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Intel 4th-gen ultrabook concept design

This concept design has a detachable 11-inch screen and all-day battery life, and could cost less than $800.

8 January 2013

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Dell XPS 13

Early versions of the Dell XPS 13 had promise, but lacked must-have features. Over time, the system slowly added a high-res display, then a touch screen, making the new 2014 version an ultrabook that hits nearly all the marks.

8 February 2014

4 stars Editors' rating 8 February 2014

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Samsung Ativ Book 9 Plus

If you’re just looking for an all-around excellently made Windows touch ultrabook and don’t mind that it's on the expensive side (and doesn’t convert to a tablet), the improved Samsung Ativ Book 9 Plus is worth the investment.

16 October 2013

4 stars Editors' rating 16 October 2013

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Asus Transformer Book TX300CA

Another ambitious Windows 8 laptop from Asus, the Transformer Book can transform into a Core i7 slate.

8 January 2013

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Sony Vaio T Series 15 with Touch

Big screen, same story, with touch: Sony's modest touch-enabled entry to CES is a big brother to the existing Vaio T 13 and 14.

8 January 2013

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Sony Vaio T13 Touch

If you like the idea of having a touch screen on your Windows 8 laptop, the Sony Vaio T13 Touch isn't a bad way to go.

12 October 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating 12 October 2012

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