CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.
This ultra-high-end desktop replacement normally runs $400 more.
Most of the Win 8 PCs we've tested are ultrabooks or hybrids that lack DVD drives, but there are still a handful of new notebooks that play DVDs, for fans of physical media.
At IFA, Lenovo outlined more of its Windows 8 laptop plans.
It's a refurb, and the 15.6-inch screen can't do anything close to 1080p, but this is still an unusually powerful laptop for the price.
These new midprice laptops have sharp, slim designs and Intel's latest CPUs.
Updates, upgrades, new colors, and Sony's first-ever ultrabook.
Toshiba's top-of-the-line Qosmio costs $1,899 and weighs a ton, but it's packed full of impressive processing power and has a 3D display and glasses. Read on for our review.
Looking for a next-gen laptop? Toshiba's are coming soon, but you won't see many differences on the outside.
PC makers tease DVD fans with vestigial optical drives.