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flash-based notebooks

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Lenovo ThinkPad 8

If you’re craving full Windows 8 on a tablet the size of an iPad Mini, and want a great display, the ThinkPad 8 is one of the best we’ve seen...but not by much.

February 28, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating February 28, 2014
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Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11

The Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 is a great laptop alternative that's unfortunately too bulky to completely replace your tablet.

March 20, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 20, 2013
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Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD

If you're looking for SSD-like performance at just a fraction of the cost, the Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD offers some gratification.

March 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 8, 2013
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HP Envy x2

The HP Envy x2’s capacity to be a full Windows 8 tablet or dock with a keyboard works as well as advertised, provided you’re willing to live with slower performance at a high price. You’re paying for style.

January 25, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 25, 2013
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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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Tips for choosing the right student laptop

Whatever your budget for a student-friendly laptop, here's some top tips for making a smart choice for yourself or your children.

By February 6, 2014

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Laptop buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.

By November 27, 2013

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20 tips for Windows 8.1

These tips will bring you right up to speed with what's new and updated in Microsoft's latest operating system, Windows 8.1.

By November 25, 2013

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Asus VivoBook V551LB-DB71T

An attractive, solidly built 15.6-inch thin laptop with overall good performance, the Asus VivoBook V551LB-DB71T is held back by its lackluster display.

November 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 12, 2013
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Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display (13-inch, 2013)

There are other high-res laptops out there, but this year’s more powerful and affordable 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro is one of the best of the bunch, and makes a compelling case for upgrading from the 13-inch Air.

October 29, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 29, 2013