Best MacBook Pro for portable power
Apple's smart, useful Touch Bar helps keep this as a top choice for combining power and portability.
Less is more with this MacBook
With a sizable boost to performance and battery life, Apple’s short-on-ports design is back with updated internals and a rose gold color option.
Best all-around ultraportable 2-in-1
Like the 15.6-inch version, except, you know, smaller, the Spectre x360 line continues to impress us with its design and performance.
Best ultraportable with a bigger screen
It's the size of a 13-inch laptop, but it's screen is just shy of 14 inches.
Best for gaming on a budget
Thanks to Nvidia's GTX 1050Ti graphics card, this system pushes pixels for less.
A big-screen hybrid
The 15-inch HP Spectre x360 is a very attractive option if you're looking for the flexibility of a 2-in-1 with more space for work and play.
Best Windows MacBook alternative
The Razer Blade Stealth offers better specs for less money than the competition, and includes features others lack, such as a high-res touch screen and full-size USB ports. The design is slick, the price is right, but it's not as slim and portable as...
Best for VR
Stepping up to virtual reality requires an oversized desktop PC, unless you get something like this -- one of the few laptops that supports Oculus and Vive.
2-in-1 Chromebook with Apple-like design
Quality construction, a rich feature set and capable performance make it worth an extra investment over cheaper Chromebooks.
Chromebook for Chromebook skeptics
It can't compare to higher-end laptops, but this is one of the best laptop experiences you can have for around $500.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 is the best-in-class Windows 10 hybrid, and works especially well as a pen-and-slate drawing tablet. The add-on keyboard is a great engineering feat, just be prepared to pay extra for it.