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
Acer Chromebook 11
EDITORS' TAKE

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.

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S
REVIEW

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S ( silver)

The Lenovo Ideapad 100S has the best keyboard we've seen on a low-budget laptop, and more than enough battery life to get through day, but a dated touchpad holds it back.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 5, 2015
0 stars User rating out of 1 vote
HP Chromebook 14
EDITORS' TAKE

HP Chromebook 14 ( 2015)

For the same price as other Chrome OS laptops, HP's new Chromebook includes a high-res display.

HP Stream 11
EDITORS' TAKE

HP Stream 11 ( 2015)

A new screen and slimmer body make this an even better bargain.

Acer Switch 10 E
REVIEW

Acer Switch 10 E ( 64GB SSD, Gray)

Despite extra storage space and a pleasing design, the Acer Switch 10 E suffers from a low-budget feel.

3 stars Editors' rating on August 18, 2015
Dell Chromebook 13
EDITORS' TAKE

Dell Chromebook 13 ( Celeron, 2GB)

This high-design Chrome OS system can cost as much as a premium laptop, and takes aim at small businesses and big IT departments.

Asus Chromebook Flip
REVIEW

Asus Chromebook Flip

A Chromebook that manages to add hybrid features without driving up the price, the Asus Flip C100 trades speed for long battery life.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 9, 2015
Nextbook Ares 11
REVIEW

Nextbook Ares 11

Although affordable, the Nextbook Ares 11 isn't fit to be your next workstation or tablet. You'd be better off investing in an inexpensive Chromebook.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on April 28, 2015
0 stars User rating out of 2 votes
HP Pavilion x360
EDITORS' TAKE

HP Pavilion x360 ( 11-inch, 2015)

From an fanless 11-inch hybrid to a budget 17-inch laptop, HP offers a wide variety of processors, screen types and colors.