Best 13-inch laptops of 2016

These notebooks hit the sweet spot of portability, performance, and features.

Also recommended

  • A 2-in-1 with just about everything, including an amazing OLED screen
    Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (OLED)
  • A big-screen hybrid with some gaming chops
    Samsung Notebook 7 Spin
  • A brilliant-looking OLED gaming laptop
    Alienware 13 (OLED)
  • A Surface-like tablet with a grab bag of add-ons
    Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet
  • This ThinkPad is built tough for travel, but easy on the wallet
    Lenovo ThinkPad 13
  • This Surface wannabe falls flat -- literally
    Huawei Matebook
  • A more sensible Surface
    HP Elite x2 (2016)