Laptops

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S Chromebook
REVIEW

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S Chromebook

The Lenovo 100S Chromebook delivers on the promise of adequate performance at a low price, but dirt-cheap Windows 10 machines have it beat there.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 4, 2016
Origin PC Eon17-SLX
REVIEW

Origin PC Eon17-SLX ( 2016)

The Origin PC Eon17-SLX is very expensive, and none too pretty, but also one of the only gaming laptops with the specialized components needed for VR hardware such as the Oculus Rift.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 4, 2016

MSRP: $3,305.00

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Asus ROG G752
REVIEW

Asus ROG G752

Asus carries its Republic of Gamers line forward with a modern-feeling overhaul, but the new Intel processors in the G752 are matched with graphics cards more than a year old.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 28, 2016
Vaio Z
REVIEW

Vaio Z ( VJZ13BX0311B)

For those willing to pay top dollar for a stylish, functional, highly portable PC, the Vaio Z Flip is impressive -- but you might do better with a Lenovo Yoga 900, MacBook Pro or Microsoft Surface Book.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 27, 2016

MSRP: $1,799.00

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HP Spectre x2
REVIEW

HP Spectre x2 ( 12-a001dx)

HP's slim, attractive Spectre x2 follows the road not taken by Microsoft's Surface Pro, using lower-power processors to keep the price down, as well as packing in the must-have keyboard cover.

4 stars Editors' rating on January 14, 2016
Alienware 13
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Alienware 13 ( 2016)

The new Alienware 13 is replacing its highest-resolution screen with a speedy and beautiful OLED alternative -- at no extra cost.

MSRP: $1,499.00

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MSI GT72S Tobii
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MSI GT72S Tobii

Eye-tracking laptops, cylindrical gaming rigs -- and an all-in-one with junk in the trunk.

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Razer Blade Stealth
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Razer Blade Stealth

Starting at just $999, Razer's latest laptop combines powerful parts with an attractive design. It can also add external graphics muscle, charge and transfer data via a single cable.

Dell Latitude 11 5000
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Dell Latitude 11 5000

The Dell Latitude 11 5175 is a midrange Windows hybrid that your IT department will love.

Samsung Notebook 9
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Samsung Notebook 9 ( 13-inch)

The new 15-inch and 13-inch Samsung Notebook 9 are made of a light, strong magnesium alloy.

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HP EliteBook Folio G1
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HP EliteBook Folio G1

This laptop looks and feels a lot like Apple's 12-inch MacBook, but runs Windows and offers a 4K display.

MSRP: $999.00

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HP Pavilion x2
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HP Pavilion x2 ( 12-inch)

The Pavilion x2 moves its magnetic pull-apart hinge into a 12-inch model.

HP Spectre x360
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HP Spectre x360 ( 15-inch)

The Spectre x360 gets a 15-inch version, while the original 13-inch model goes OLED.

Lenovo Ideapad Y900
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Lenovo Ideapad Y900

The new Ideapad Y900 bumps up its graphics options and adds overclocking.

MSRP: $1,999.00

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Lenovo Yoga 900S
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Lenovo Yoga 900S

The Lenovo Yoga 900S changes colors again, but also gets easier to carry.

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Acer Aspire V Nitro
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Acer Aspire V Nitro ( 2016)

Acer's newest gaming laptop, launched at CES 2016, packs an Intel RealSense camera. In tandem with Windows Hello software, it lets you login by scanning your eye.

MSRP: $1,099.00

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Acer Chromebook 11
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Acer Chromebook 11 ( 2016)

A low price and a tougher shell could make this laptop ideal for students -- or klutzes. Acer also unveiled the Chromebase 24, a Chome-powered all-in-one desktop PC.

Acer Aspire Switch 12 S
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Acer Aspire Switch 12 S

A bigger display and an aluminum chassis make for a premium device at a premium price.

MSRP: $999.00

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga

This CES 2016 debut is the first hybrid with a brilliant OLED screen.

Lenovo ThinkPad 13
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Lenovo ThinkPad 13

At CES 2016, Lenovo offers an inexpensive, mil-spec-tested 13-inch laptop with USB-C, plus a flood of ThinkPad updates.

MSRP: $449.00

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