Laptops

Samsung Ativ Book 9 (2015)
REVIEW

Samsung Ativ Book 9 ( 2015)

This very usable 12-inch laptop is a good, if expensive, tool for websurfing and casual use, but would benefit from better battery life.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 16 April 2015

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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 11 April 2015

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Apple MacBook (2015)
REVIEW

Apple MacBook ( 2015)

If you can live with its limitations, the new 12-inch MacBook delivers a groundbreaking design that points the way to the next chapter in laptops.

4 stars Editors' rating on 9 April 2015
3.3 stars User rating out of 7 votes

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Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi
REVIEW

Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi

This good-looking fanless hybrid works as a slim Windows tablet or an ultra-portable laptop, but still suffers from the same awkward marriage of base and screen as many hybrids.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 23 March 2015

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Acer Chromebook 15
REVIEW

Acer Chromebook 15

If your one gripe about Chromebooks is the small screen sizes, the Acer Chromebook 15 is the solution and it's a very nice solution at that.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on 18 March 2015
Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display 2015 (13-inch, 128GB)
REVIEW

Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display 2015 ( 13-inch, 128GB)

While the upcoming 12-inch MacBook has all the buzz, this 13-inch system gets a handful of updates to remain a top choice for combining power and portability.

4 stars Editors' rating on 17 March 2015
4.8 stars User rating out of 4 votes
HP Spectre x360 13t
REVIEW

HP Spectre x360 13t

The HP Spectre x360 delivers a high-end, flexible Windows laptop design at a mainstream price with a battery that runs all day.

4 stars Editors' rating on 1 March 2015
4.8 stars User rating out of 2 votes

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Acer Aspire V Nitro 7-591G-70JY
REVIEW

Acer Aspire V Nitro 7-591G-70JY

A thinner, lighter gaming laptop, the Acer Aspire V Nitro Black Edition satisfies with an excellent screen and performance and understated good looks.

4 stars Editors' rating on 24 February 2015

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Dell XPS 13 Non-Touch (Core i5, 4GB, 128GB)
REVIEW

Dell XPS 13 Non-Touch ( Core i5, 4GB, 128GB)

Taking a second look at the new XPS 13, this lower-end version costs less and has better battery life, but isn't as tightly designed.

4 stars Editors' rating on 24 February 2015
3 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Apple Mac Mini (2014)
REVIEW

Apple Mac Mini ( 2014)

While its sealed-case limitations will turn off power users, Apple's least expensive Mac delivers a solid OS X experience in a compact box with similar performance to the entry-level MacBook Air and iMac models.

4 stars Editors' rating on 12 February 2015
2.3 stars User rating out of 2 votes

Typical price: £399.00