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.
If you own a MacBook Air from the past couple of years there's really no need to upgrade, but a small spec bump and minor price cut make the most-current Air even more attractive.
Apple’s 11-inch Air gets a CPU speed bump and a decent price cut over the already excellent 2013 version. If you have a recent model there's no need to upgrade, but for anyone else, it's now a better deal than ever.
MacBooks are great, but not perfect. However that doesn't mean you can't improve yours in significant ways.
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.
ColorWare, a company that custom-colorizes computers, goes back in time by outfitting a MacBook Air with a retro look to evoke '80s Apple.
CNET's Dan Graziano tells you how to squeeze the most juice out of the battery in your MacBook Air or MacBook Pro.
These tips will help you get the best possible battery life on a MacBook Air or MacBook Pro.
Microsoft says its Surface Pro 3 is a better option for people who want a laptop replacement and the freedom to go mobile.
Apple has given some of its powerful laptops faster processors, plus RAM boosts and price cuts for others, but there's no major overhaul.