3 lbs or less Laptops

Samsung Notebook 9
REVIEW

Samsung Notebook 9 ( 15-inch)

Despite not decisively beating the competition in any one area, the Samsung Notebook 9 comes close across the board, making it a safe, if not exactly exciting choice for a slim 15-inch laptop.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 3, 2016
Apple MacBook 2016
REVIEW

Apple MacBook 2016 ( 256GB, silver)

With a handful of subtle improvements, the updated 12-inch Apple MacBook is more of a mainstream machine, but remains a few tweaks away from being the best laptop on the market.

4 stars Editors' rating on April 21, 2016
0 stars User rating out of 1 vote
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
Razer Blade Stealth
REVIEW

Razer Blade Stealth ( 512GB, UHD)

The Razer Blade Stealth is a rare mix of slick design, great performance and top-notch value in a laptop -- but the great-looking 4K screen on the top-end model takes a major hit on battery life.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 24, 2016
Samsung Notebook 9
EDITORS' TAKE

Samsung Notebook 9 ( 13-inch)

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

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga
EDITORS' TAKE

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga ( 20FQ000QUS)

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

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
Toshiba Satellite Radius 12
REVIEW

Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 ( P20W-CST3N02)

Buyers who plan to take full advantage of the Toshiba Satellite Radius 12's excellent 4K screen might get their money's worth. If you want a computer for getting work done, look elsewhere.

3 stars Editors' rating on November 11, 2015

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Lenovo Yoga 900
REVIEW

Lenovo Yoga 900 ( 900-13ISK, silver)

Lenovo clearly listened to feedback about last year's high-end Yoga, keeping the excellent overall design but boosting the specs to match other premium 13-inch laptops.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 11, 2015
2.5 stars User rating out of 3 votes
LG gram 14
REVIEW

LG gram 14

LG takes on the major premium laptop players with the expensive Gram 14. It's light and highly portable, but suffers from some first-gen missteps.

3 stars Editors' rating on November 4, 2015