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Best laptops of 2014

CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.

Editors' Take

Samsung Chromebook 2 (11.6-inch, Intel Celeron)

Though the 11.6-inch laptop looks the same as its current Chromebook 2, Samsung made some changes inside and should you need help, it's now just a click away.

October 17, 2014

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Cheap Windows 'Chromebook killers' lack the way to slay

Microsoft is pushing inexpensive laptops to contain the growing Google-fueled threat. But they could wind up as extinct as the late-naughts netbook.

By September 17, 2014

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Acer Chromebook C720P

The Acer Chromebook C720P manages to get better at all the key things, adding up to a little laptop alternative that's better than any budget Chromebook we've seen before.

February 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 13, 2014
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Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 11e Chromebook

The education-aimed Yoga 11e Chromebook bends into several useful hybrid shapes, but it's also too thick and rugged for commuters who want lightweight hardware for their lightweight operating system.

September 19, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 19, 2014
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Acer Chromebook 13

One of the nicer-looking and better-performing Chrome OS systems, the 13-inch Acer Chromebook adds some zip by ditching Intel for an Nvidia processor, but also hits a few issues with popular Chrome apps.

September 4, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 4, 2014
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Samsung offers extra help, silent computing with updated Chromebook 2

A new version of Samsung's 11.6-inch Chrome OS laptop comes with direct access to support, sturdier construction and a fanless design.

By October 17, 2014

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Samsung mimics Amazon's Mayday, tests 'Get Help' button on Chromebook 2

The South Korean device maker emulates Amazon's approach to customer service using a Google Hangouts-like service.

By October 17, 2014

Editors' Take

Toshiba Chromebook 2

For its second Chromebook, Toshiba shaved off as much chassis as possible without sacrificing screen size or quality -- and without jacking up the price.

September 3, 2014

Editors' Take

HP Chromebook 14 (2014)

New, more capable hardware should make for a faster, more pleasant Chromebook experience.

September 4, 2014

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Get an Acer 11.6-inch touchscreen Chromebook for $219.99

Or a non-touchscreen model for $179.99. Plus: Three bonus deals, including a seriously sweet Xbox freebie!

By October 1, 2014