CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
While the small updates to the 2014 model aren't enough for most existing users to upgrade, Apple's excellent 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro is still our go-to laptop of choice for shoppers at the high end.
The Compaq Presario CQ60-615DX covers the basics, and that's really all you can ask for from a $349 laptop.
That's your after-rebate price on this dual-core Pavilion running Windows 8, but it's still an amazing deal.
The energy-efficient fifth-generation Core chips will enable fanless laptops that can be converted into tablets, and a handful of them are on the way.
It's new, not refurbished, so it comes with Windows 8 and some solid hardware behind it.
The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.
HP's Pavilion x360 adds Beats Audio (for now) and rugged construction to the expanding field of 11-inch Yoga-likes, but Lenovo's version feels much more upscale.
This sexy system promises nine hours of battery life and features Bluetooth and Beats Audio.
The slimmer body and higher-res screen of the original Retina MacBook Pro were a revolutionary leap. This revamp adds modest internal upgrades for modest improvements, but price cuts to both the 13-inch and 15-inch models sweeten the deal.
The updated Satellite C, L, and P notebooks from Toshiba are set to make their debut in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines.