Laptops

HP Stream 11-R010NR
REVIEW

HP Stream 11-R010NR

The HP Stream laptop deftly balances fashion and function at a rock-bottom price.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 17, 2016
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Acer Chromebook R11
REVIEW

Acer Chromebook R11

Acer's Chromebook R 11 has a neat hybrid design and the price is right, but simpler, non-touch devices offer better value.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 16, 2016
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.

HP Star Wars Special Edition Notebook
REVIEW

HP Star Wars Special Edition Notebook

HP has created a fun piece of fan service with the Star Wars Special Edition Notebook, marrying Star Wars content to a reasonably priced mainstream 15-inch laptop.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 10, 2015
Lenovo IdeaPad 100S
REVIEW

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S

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
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
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
Acer Switch 10 SW5-015
EDITORS' TAKE

Acer Switch 10 SW5-015

Full HD displays, new colors and screen sizes, plus a smaller version of the R-series hybrid for back-to-school.

Hisense Chromebook
REVIEW

Hisense Chromebook

The Hisense Chromebook offers just enough power and comfort for far less money than the competition.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 11, 2015
4.5 stars User rating out of 2 votes