677 Results for

thin-and-light laptops

Best products

Best laptops of 2014

CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.

Review

Dell Inspiron 14 5000 Series

For those in need of an inexpensive thin-and-light laptop for home or school (but not necessarily the thinnest or lightest), the Dell Inspiron 14 5000 series is worth putting on your list despite its imperfections.

September 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 12, 2014
Video

Dell's Inspiron 14 5000 a good middle-of-the-road thin-and-light that won't break you

Like all of the Inspiron laptops we've tested, the 14-inch 5000 series is a good value with excellent battery life, but you don't get a lot of choice when it comes to specs.

By September 12, 2014

Review

Vizio CT15T-B1 Thin+Light Touch

The Vizio CT15T-B1 is a thin, nice-looking laptop with plenty of performance and battery life. But for the money, the package should be a little more complete.

August 22, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating August 22, 2013

Pricing not available

Video

Samsung's Ativ Book 9 2014 Edition is a premium 15-inch ultrabook with superb battery life

For anyone tired of working day-to-day on a small screen, but still wants a high-end, thin-and-light with a long, long battery life, the Book 9 2014 Edition is one sweet system.

By July 29, 2014

Review

MSI GS70 Stealth

Making small performance trade-offs to fit into a slim, attractive 17-inch body, the MSI GS70 Stealth is a gaming laptop for those who hate the look of gaming laptops.

July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
Review

Samsung ATIV Book 9 2014 Edition

A big-screen ultrabook with a long, long battery life, the Samsung Ativ Book 9 2014 Edition delivers a high-end laptop experience for its premium price.

July 29, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 29, 2014
Review

Lenovo Yoga 2 13

If you can't quite afford the Yoga 2 Pro but still want a full-time laptop and a part-time tablet, the 13-inch Lenovo Yoga 2 is an excellent choice.

June 30, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 30, 2014
Article

Get a refurbished MacBook Air 11.6 for $649

Is it possible to be a cheapskate and still buy a MacBook? This model makes a compelling argument.

By June 30, 2014

Editors' Take

Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro

New two-in-one hybrids offer 13-inch screens and slim designs for under $600 or more than $1,000.

May 27, 2014

MSRP: $1,028.99

Review

Razer Blade 14 (2014)

Razer’s newest gaming laptop trades ultralong battery life for a fantastic screen and even better graphics. It’s a trade worth making: this is the best Razer gaming laptop, and the best thin gaming PC anywhere.

May 9, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating May 9, 2014