CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
Is it possible to be a cheapskate and still buy a MacBook? This model makes a compelling argument.
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.
Microsoft made a direct comparison between the Surface Pro 3 and the MacBook Air 13", so we're throwing them into the Prizefight Ring to settle the score once and for all. Let's get it on!
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.
Apple's smallest laptop and lightest large tablet have never been closer in spirit. Yet, they offer pretty different advantages.
A flood of Apple rumors hit Wednesday on the back of a report from an analyst known for relatively accurate predictions of future Apple products.
Microsoft says its Surface Pro 3 is a better option for people who want a laptop replacement and the freedom to go mobile.
The company's smallest Macs are now a bit more competitive as Apple lowers the MacBook Air price and drops in a faster Intel processor.