Usually priced about $80 higher, this no-frills notebook offers solid performance and a spacious keyboard.
This midpriced 15-inch Toshiba Satellite has a few nice higher-end features, but its AMD processor makes it feel like a budget performer.
Sharp's tablet has a 16-inch-class display and laptop-grade Intel Core i5 processor.
That's literally half the price of a new one. Could this "experimental" laptop be right for you?
HP's versatile EliteBook 8560w shows that a mobile workstation can be rugged and a solid performer and still look good.
The 3D-enabled Toshiba Satellite P755-3DV20 is one of the more affordable 3D-enabled laptops, but it lacks the horsepower we've seen in more-robust 3D gaming laptops.
This refurbished Core i5-powered system features some high-end specs, and originally sold for $849.99.
That's your after-rebate price on this dual-core Pavilion running Windows 8, but it's still an amazing deal.
Taking a CPU intended for an 11-inch ultraportable and sticking it in a midsize system can potentially be a recipe for disaster. Gateway's 15-inch AMD Fusion-based NV51B05u avoids any major problems, but it could be better.
It's new, not refurbished, so it comes with Windows 8 and some solid hardware behind it.