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Best laptops of 2014

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

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Toshiba Satellite CL10-B

With its lightweight storage and reliance on the cloud, the Toshiba Satellite CL10-B is like a tablet with a keyboard stuck on.

September 3, 2014

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Mac status report: More laptop and desktop upgrades still possible for 2014

MacBooks and iMacs have already been updated this year, but these systems have not.

By September 5, 2014

Editors' Take

Acer Aspire R 13

Convertible modes can be hyperbolic, but the new hinge on the Acer Aspire R 13 gives more credibility than usual to its claim of six modes of use.

September 3, 2014

MSRP: $899.99

Review

MSI GS70 Stealth

Making small performance trade-offs to fit into a slim, attractive 17-inch body, the MSI GS70 Stealth is a gaming laptop for those who hate the look of gaming laptops.

July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
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Apple refreshes MacBook Pro line with minor upgrades, no price rise

Apple has updated its Pro laptop line -- all 15-inch models will come with 16GB RAM but with no price increase, and the old 13-inch has even got cheaper.

By July 29, 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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Digital Storm Krypton

The bulky, dated body of the Digital Storm Krypton doesn't feel particularly high-end, but it's great at running games at high detail settings, and can be configured to provide excellent bang for your buck.

September 15, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 15, 2014

MSRP: $1,531.00

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Get an HP Pavilion 17.3-inch laptop for $299.99

It's a refurb, but it comes with a full one-year warranty. That's an awfully big PC for an awfully low price.

By July 11, 2014

Review

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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Lenovo Z40 Touch

A basic multimedia laptop starting under $600, with higher-end display, graphics, and storage upgrades.

January 5, 2014

MSRP: $599.00