CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
One of the few standout products from the first wave of Windows 8 laptops, the Acer Aspire S7 proves that Apple does not have a monopoly on great design.
Asus was one of the first PC makers to go ultra-thin with its Zenbook line. That latest UX301 version packs in nearly every high-end spec you'd want, but it's priced out of reach for most, and lacks an all-day battery.
A premium MacBook alternative with nearly every high-end spec imaginable.
Go ahead, put your paws on the screen. You might actually like it.
The ultrabook has surfaced in a new video that takes us on a tour of its Gorilla Glass finish and high-resolution display.
There may be a lot of touch-screen tabletop Windows 8 tablet PCs, but the Vaio Tap 21 has the looks to compete.
At 11 inches, the Toshiba Satellite NB15T is easy to carry around, and its touch screen makes navigating Windows 8 a breeze.
The VivoBook S500CA offers a big-screened touch-screen Windows 8 laptop for a bargain price -- and without many extras.
With their 360-degree rotating screens, the new 13.3-inch Pavilion and 15.6-inch Envy x360 convertibles join the budget-friendly 11.6-inch x360 from earlier this year.
Toshiba takes a solid premium 15-inch laptop and adds a great-looking 4K touchscreen while keeping the price reasonable. But at this point, it's mostly for bragging rights or early adopters.