With increased performance and battery life, Dell's premium ultraportable XPS 13 remains easy to recommend.
If you want something that's fast out of the box but don't yearn to endlessly fiddle for that last bit of speed, the Alienware 17 delivers.
A solid if somewhat uninspiring gaming laptop, the Alienware 15 is a good choice when you need fast performance but not the big screen.
Dell's budget laptop and Alienware's maxed-out desktop receive tweaks and updates.
The new Inspiron 7000 and 5000 two-in-ones and 7000 laptops get tweaked and tuned-up with eighth-gen Core i-series CPUs.
This sharp-looking gaming laptop packs in graphics power, but spending a bit more might be a wiser long-term investment.
Despite a few trade-offs in ports and processing power, this slimmer hybrid version of the XPS 13 is an excellent full-time laptop and part-time tablet.
Whether you scale back for better battery life or load it up for the best performance possible, the Dell XPS 13 remains one excellent ultraportable laptop.
This high-end business 2-in-1 can charge by sitting on its own wireless base.
Dell brings back its cheap convertible laptop: the Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1.
The excellent Dell XPS 13 series gets a high-end upgrade in this gold edition with improved performance, but also a high-end price to match.
That boring black obelisk look notwithstanding, the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 is a great PC for gaming on the cheap.
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.
The Dell Latitude 11 5175 is a midrange Windows hybrid that your IT department will love.
The new Dell Inspiron 11 3000 looks like a good deal for the money.
This high-design Chrome OS system can cost as much as a premium laptop, and takes aim at small businesses and big IT departments.
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.
Dell adds new Chromebooks, laptops and tablets to its education line.