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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 - 12" - Core i7 4650U - Windows 8.1 Pro - 8 GB RAM - 256 GB SSD

While the new Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft's best PC to date, it's more successful as a tablet than a laptop replacement.

May 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating on May 22, 2014
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Dell Inspiron One 2330 - Core i3 3240 3.4 GHz - 8 GB - 1 TB - LED 23"

Dell's workmanlike Inspiron One 2330 won't change your life, but it will meet all of your basic mainstream desktop needs while also providing a few useful extras.

February 19, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 31, 2013
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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 V3-571-9890 - 15.6" - Core i7 3632QM - 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.

October 25, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 21, 2012
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 3460 - 14" - Core i5 3427U - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 256 GB SSD

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

August 27, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on August 7, 2012

MSRP: $3,009.00

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Sony VAIO E Series SVE14A1HFXBC - 14" - Core i5 3210M - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 750 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.

July 12, 2012

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

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Sony VAIO L Series All-In-One Touchscreen VPC-L23BFX/B - Core i5 2430M 2.4 GHz - 8 GB - 1.5 TB - LED 24"

Sony promises some cutting edge media features on its new Vaio L-Series, but it's tough to recommend when not all of them deliver.

April 5, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating on June 8, 2012

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Lenovo ThinkPad X230 Tablet 3437 - 12.5" - Core i7 3520M - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 180 GB SSD

There may not be a better full-fledged business ultraportable than the ThinkPad X230, but more efficient, less expensive, and thinner ultrabooks are the real future of this category.

July 12, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 30, 2012

MSRP: $3,173.00