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ASUS VivoTab Note 8 M80TA - 8" - Atom Z3740 - Windows 8.1 32-bit - 2 GB RAM - 64 GB SSD

The 8-inch VivoTab 8 is a Windows tablet that doesn't particularly stand out in a crowded field, until you discover the Wacom stylus tucked inside its body.

March 23, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 16, 2014
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ASUS ROG G750JZ XS72 - 17.3" - Core i7 4700HQ - Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit - 32 GB RAM - 1 TB HDD + 512 GB SSD

The Asus line of gaming laptops has always offered excellent high-end configurations, along with custom software and hardware tweaks. This latest version of the G750 bets on Nvidia's brand-new line of GPUs, and includes the current top-end card for great gaming performance.

March 13, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating on March 18, 2014
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Samsung Series 5 Ultra 540U3C - 13.3" - Core i5 3317U - Windows 8 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD

Samsung's midprice Series 5 UltraTouch looks and feels like a more expensive machine, but keeps it simple by skipping the complex hybrid mechanics of so many new Windows 8 systems.

November 29, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 6, 2013
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 reviews
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Acer Aspire S7-391-6478 - 13.3" - Core i5 3317U - Windows 8 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 128 GB SSD

One of the few standout products from the first wave of Windows 8 laptops, the Acer Aspire S7 proves that Apple does not have a monopoly on great design.

November 27, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on November 28, 2012
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Acer Aspire V3-571-6698 - 15.6" - Core i5 3210M - Windows 8 64-bit - 6 GB RAM - 750 GB HDD

Budget laptop shoppers looking for pure performance for $800 should flock to the Acer Aspire V3-571G-9435, but those looking for a comfortable, easily portable laptop should look elsewhere.

November 16, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 21, 2012

MSRP: $599.99

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Lenovo ThinkPad X120e 0611 - 11.6" - E-240 - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 2 GB RAM - 320 GB HDD

The business-oriented Lenovo ThinkPad X1 has a few quirks, but is otherwise a very impressive business-oriented ultrabook with strong crossover potential.

February 25, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating on August 7, 2012
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ASUS ZENBOOK UX32A DB51 - 13.3" - Core i5 3317U - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD

Stuck between a budget model and a high-end, feature-filled model, this middle Asus Zenbook is a slim, slick ultrabook, but also a tough sell.

April 23, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 27, 2012

MSRP: $899.00

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ASUS X75A DB31 - 17.3" - Core i3 2370M - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD

Asus makes some of the most full-featured ultrabooks available, but this stripped-down Zenbook UX32A version is missing those extras and faces tough competition in its price range.

July 12, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 25, 2012
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Sony VAIO EG2 Series VPC-EG2BGX/B - 14" - Core i5 2430M - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 640 GB HDD

With only a handful of 11-inch laptops still available, serious travelers are flocking to ultrathin 13-inch models instead. But the low price and good battery life of the Sony Vaio E keep it from being counted out.

October 10, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 17, 2012
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Samsung Series 7 700Z7CH - 17.3" - Core i7 3615QM - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 750 GB HDD

A high-end big-screen multimedia laptop that's pretty portable (for a desktop replacement), the Samsung Series 7 Chronos is what we imagine a 17-inch ultrabook would look like.

July 24, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on June 29, 2012

MSRP: $1,499.99