4 lbs or less Laptops

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1
EDITORS' TAKE

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 ( 2016)

Dell brings back its cheap convertible laptop: the Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1.

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
Dell XPS 15 Non-Touch Laptop -DNCWX1626S
REVIEW

Dell XPS 15 Non-Touch Laptop -DNCWX1626S

The Dell XPS 15 is a premium-feeling 4K laptop that outdoes the MacBook Pro in several categories. Its bezel-free design should be the gold standard going forward.

4 stars Editors' rating on February 14, 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 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
3.5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
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