If you're looking for an all-around solid Chrome OS experience -- with one of the best screens we've seen on a Chromebook -- the Toshiba Chromebook 2 should be your starting point.
If you keep expectations in check, this bargain-basement Windows 8 laptop has good battery life and a decent design.
Samsung keeps the nice-looking design of its previous 11.6-inch Chromebook 2 while making it a little more durable and puts live support help just a click away, making it a noteworthy update to the company's Chrome-computing lineup.
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.
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.
Adobe Photoshop Streaming runs on a Google server instead of your PC. Remember Sun Microsystems' motto "the network is the computer"? CNET's Stephen Shankland takes a look.
Make the leap to Chrome OS and try one of these inexpensive online-only laptops.
New, more capable hardware should make for a faster, more pleasant Chromebook experience.
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The South Korean device maker emulates Amazon's approach to customer service using a Google Hangouts-like service.
A new version of Samsung's 11.6-inch Chrome OS laptop comes with direct access to support, sturdier construction and a fanless design.