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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.

Nov. 16, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Aug. 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.

Feb. 19, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Jan. 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.

Nov. 29, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Feb. 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.

Nov. 27, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on Nov. 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.

Jan. 21, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on Aug. 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.

Jul. 24, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on Jun. 29, 2012
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Lenovo ThinkPad X230T - Intel Core i5-3320M ( 2.60GHz 3MB)

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.

Jul. 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.

Jan. 3, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating on Jan. 19, 2012
3.5 stars User rating out of 2 reviews
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HP Pavilion dv7-6187cl - 17.3" - Core i7 2630QM - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 8 GB RAM - 750 GB HDD + 750 GB 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.

Jun. 22, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Nov. 7, 2011
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Acer Aspire S3-951-6828 - 13.3" - Core i5 2467M - Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit - 4 GB RAM - 240 GB SSD

The Acer Aspire S3 is the closest you can get to the look and feel of a MacBook Air for less than $1,000, but it requires a few compromises.

Dec. 20, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating on Oct. 13, 2011