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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
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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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Microsoft Surface Pro 3 - 12" - Core i5 4300U - Windows 8.1 Pro - 4 GB RAM - 128 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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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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Lenovo ThinkPad X130e Intel Core i3-2367M (3M Cache, 1.40GHz)

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

January 21, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on August 7, 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
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Lenovo ThinkPad X230 2324 - 12.5" - Core i5 3320M - Windows 7 Pro 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 320 GB HDD

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
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HP Envy 15-3040nr - 15.6" - Core i7 2670QM - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 750 GB HDD

HP's Envy line has always been a reliable high-end PC laptop line, and this new redesign adds some useful features, such as a volume wheel, while keeping the upscale look and feel.

January 3, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on January 19, 2012
3.5 stars User rating out of 2 reviews
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HP Pavilion dv7-4295us - 17.3" - Core i7 2630QM - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 1 TB HDD

If you're looking for a lot of screen real estate and enough power for work and play, the HP Pavilion dv7-6b55dx is a good place to start.

April 15, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 7, 2011