Acer's budget Liquid Z220 and Z520 don't have top-end specs, but should tackle the essentials and are very affordable. Here's our hands-on video.
In partnership with NEC, Lenovo offers a 13-inch laptop at 1.7 pounds, and a Yoga-style hybrid at just over two pounds.
The latest Y and G series IdeaPads get modest mainstream updates at CES 2012.
The Sony Vaio Z series is thin and light enough to bother the MacBook Air, and is the first PC to use Intel's Light Peak technology, for speedy data transfer.
Sony's top-of-the-line 13-inch Vaio VPCZ116GX/S has a speedy Core i5 CPU, discrete graphics, a huge 256GB SSD, and a sky-high price to match.
Sony gets stylish with two new over-the-ear headphones aimed at those with discerning taste and deep pockets.
Non-ThinkPad news: the IdeaPad Z-series offers up affordable entertainment laptops, while new U-series machines include upgraded ULV processors from Intel.
Lenovo's new IdeaPads include upgraded U-series models and the budget-priced IdeaPad Z-series line.
Blithely ignoring the ongoing econopocalyse, Sony has announced an extremely powerful yet ultraportable laptop -- the deliciously decadent Z series
The folks over at Gizmodo think they've stumbled across some new upcoming Dell products for the holiday season, and have posted some pics and details about the Inspiron Z series.