A high-end Inspiron makeover combines aluminum bodies, touch screens, and new CPUs.
Normally $900-plus, this Haswell Core i7-equipped system goes from laptop to almost-tablet with a simple twist.
These won't last long, in part because they come with 200MB of monthly 4G data -- for life -- and in part because they're awesome.
That's for a 2GB model. Want 4GB and your choice of colors? Just $20 more.
The T440s would be the first ThinkPad equipped with Intel's fourth-generation Haswell processor.
The new Lifebook UH90/L notebook will offer a thin design packed with extremely high resolution.
Not interested in Windows 8? Here's you chance to score a powerful Core i5 Windows 7 system for cheap. Plus: a screaming-good bonus deal.
Normally $969, this loaded hybrid system packs an solid-state drive and a spacious hard drive. And it's new, not refurbished, so you get a full one-year warranty.
One of the very first 14-inch ultrabooks, this still-unnamed Toshiba should hit stores in the second half of 2012.
That's about $200 less than you'll pay for most other ultrabooks. This model isn't top of its class, but it sure is attractive.