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kirabook

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Toshiba Kirabook (2015)

The Toshiba Kirabook is still a worthwhile high-end Windows alternative to a Retina MacBook Pro, but it could use a little of that Apple secret sauce for its touchpad.

By June 30, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating June 30, 2015
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Best laptops of 2015

You can dive into the various subcategories here for detailed suggestions for every need and budget, but on this page, we present the current laptops that are our personal favorites, because of style, power, value, or just because we like them.

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Toshiba Kirabook

Toshiba's ambitious Kirabook has a screen that rivals Apple's MacBook Pro with Retina Display, and a price to match. It's a solid, useful laptop, but for these prices, the design should really be more exciting.

By May 7, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 7, 2013

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Toshiba Kirabook (2014)

The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.

By March 5, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating March 5, 2014
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Toshiba's high-end Kirabook gets it right in version 2.0

A new CPU and much-improved battery life make the Kirabook easier to recommend.

By March 5, 2014

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The best PCs for Windows 10

These recent laptops, hybrids and desktops are ready for a day one upgrade to Windows 10, and should work without a hitch.

By July 28, 2015

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Hands on with the Retina-like Toshiba Kirabook

The Kirabook's biggest selling point is its high-res screen. Far beyond 1,920x1,080, this is instead a 2,560x1,440-pixel-resolution display (called PixelPure), putting it firmly in the territory of the MacBook Pro with Retina Display. Of course, that also includes MacBook-Pro-like prices, with the Kirabook running from $1,599 to $1,999.

By May 8, 2013

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When hybrid tricks devolve into hype

Commentary: In a breathless bid to differentiate their devices, PC makers are looking to outdo each other by adding unique ways to twist, turn, and tear apart their screens and keyboards. At some point, it becomes a case of diminishing returns.

By July 12, 2014

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Sony's PC implosion a lesson for Apple?

Sony priced itself out of the market. And consumers' flight from premium laptops could mean some pain for Apple.

By May 3, 2014

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What the MacBook Air needs next

A processor bump and price cut are nice, but a next-gen laptop from Apple needs more updated features.

By April 30, 2014

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How to pick the perfect Yoga

Lenovo's shape-shifting PC line is getting complicated, but we'll show you how to pick the best model for you.

By January 29, 2014