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Dell XPS 13 (2015)

This new Dell XPS 13 is the first great laptop of 2015, but it owes that title more to a smart design revamp than Intel's new processors.

By January 14, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating January 14, 2015
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Best laptops of 2015

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

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Alienware 13 (2014)

Plug your favorite PCIe graphics card into this sold-separately breakout box for a performance boost.

By October 27, 2014

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 13

If you're looking for gee-whiz features, you won't find them here. But there are still some nice enhancements.

By September 23, 2014

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Adobe Premiere Elements 13

While the updates to its Shake Stabilizer is welcome, the rest of the program's updates don't feel terribly compelling.

By September 23, 2014

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Acer Chromebook 13

One of the nicer-looking and better-performing Chrome OS systems, the 13-inch Acer Chromebook adds some zip by ditching Intel for an Nvidia processor, but also hits a few issues with popular Chrome apps.

By September 4, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 4, 2014
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Acer Aspire R 13

Convertible modes can be hyperbolic, but the new hinge on the Acer Aspire R 13 gives more credibility than usual to its claim of six modes of use.

By September 3, 2014

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Lenovo Yoga 2 13

If you can't quite afford the Yoga 2 Pro but still want a full-time laptop and a part-time tablet, the 13-inch Lenovo Yoga 2 is an excellent choice.

By June 30, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 30, 2014
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Dell XPS 13 (2015, non-touch)

Taking a second look at the new XPS 13, this lower-end version costs less and has better battery life, but isn't as tightly designed.

By February 24, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating February 24, 2015
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HP Spectre 13 x2

A rare larger-screen hybrid, the HP Spectre x2 aims to be both a portable laptop and a video-friendly slate. The price is right, but the design feels awkward and the wonky touch pad makes it hard to use as a full-time laptop.

By February 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 20, 2014

MSRP: $1,099.99

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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.

By February 7, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating February 7, 2014

MSRP: $1,299.99