The 17-inch PowerBook G4 delivers a competitive set of features, a great software package, good battery life, and style in spades, but you can find plenty of less expensive options out there.
This desktop replacement features Intel's fourth-gen Core processor and a big ol' screen.
The foxy Apple 17-inch PowerBook delivers the performance and the features most users will need, but it's more expensive than a similarly outfitted Windows laptop.
Dan Ackerman takes a look at one of the few desktop replacement laptops at CES 2013.
If you need maximum screen size at a minimum price, this basic 17-inch Dell Inspiron 17R is powerful enough for everyday tasks.
This refurbished HP offers ample horsepower for the majority of home and small-business users.
The Samsung Series 7 Chronos stands out from the desktop replacement crowd by hiding high-end components, including a quad-core processor, inside a very a slim design.
Goodbye, 17-inch MacBook Pro; now what? Here are the next best options.
When bigger is no longer better.
There are good reasons to think the 17-inch MacBook Pro would be the first product to go in an Apple line pruning.