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Dell Inspiron 14 7000 Series

Though its components and performance are somewhat average for its price, the Dell Inspiron 14 7000 Series' aluminum chassis, backlit keyboard, and 1080p touch screen give it a more premium feel.

By Dec. 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 6, 2013
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Razer Blade 14 (14-inch, 2014)

The updated 14-inch Razer Blade packs a slim gaming laptop with an amazing 3,200x1,800 screen.

By Mar. 12, 2014

MSRP: $2,199.00

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Samsung Series 9 SB971

The 27-inch monitor displays over a billion colors and includes built-in features to maintain color accuracy.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Alienware 14

Dell has revamped its gaming line, including the new Alienware 14. The design changes don't go nearly far enough, but no complaints about the performance.

By Aug. 21, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 21, 2013
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Sprint Vital

While the Sprint Vital is ZTE's best handset to date, the HTC One outshines it by miles for the same price.

By Jun. 10, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 10, 2013

MSRP: $99.99

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Samsung Series 5 UltraTouch

Samsung's midprice Series 5 UltraTouch looks and feels like a more expensive machine, but keeps it simple by skipping the complex hybrid mechanics of so many new Windows 8 systems.

By Feb. 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 6, 2013
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Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 14

Lenovo tries something new with the semi-hybrid IdeaPad Flex 14. The fold-back hinge is of dubious practical use, as it doesn't fold all the way down into a tablet, but if you pick the right configuration, this is still a good, inexpensive Core i5 laptop, even without the gimmicks.

By Oct. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 8, 2013
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FIFA 14 review

This is easily the best sports game on mobile devices, bringing realistic soccer to your touch screen and a ton of content and game modes to explore.

By Sep. 27, 2013

4.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 27, 2013

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Maingear Pulse 14

Another entry in the growing compact gaming laptop category, the Maingear Pulse 14 is slim and portable, with decent specs, but it's too expensive considering its lackluster screen.

By Oct. 1, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 1, 2013

MSRP: $1,686.00

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NHL 14 (PlayStation 3)

NHL 14 is still a fun, ultra-realistic hockey simulation, but veterans of the series may not find enough innovation and refinement to warrant a purchase at full price.

By Sep. 9, 2013