Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in laptops.

Dell XPS 13 review (Kaby Lake)

The XPS 13’s 2016 update might happen mostly under the hood, with new 7th-generation Intel CPUs and a new rose gold finish, but there’s still good reason to check out this stunning laptop. See Full Review »

Our Score 10

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Samsung Notebook 9 Pro NP940Z5L-X01US Review

  • Elegant, well-built chassis
  • Enjoyable keyboard
  • Strong processor performance
  • Mediocre display
  • Odd solid state drive choice
  • Poor battery life
Our Score 5

Razer Blade Stealth Review

  • Sleek, solid construction
  • Great processor performance
  • Tiny footprint
  • Excellent display
  • Short battery life
  • Runs hot
  • Razer Core external GPU not yet available
Our Score 7

Asus Zenbook UX501VW-DS71T Review

  • Quick quad-core processor
  • GTX 960M makes gaming possible
  • Strong battery life
  • Runs quiet and cool
  • Lackluster design
  • A bit heavy and thick
  • Mirror-like display coating
Our Score 7

Origin EON17-SLX Review

  • Excellent 1080p G-Sync display
  • Great speakers
  • Desktop-class processor and GPU
  • Excellent solid state drive selection
  • Generic chassis
  • Poor battery life
  • More expensive than similar competition
Our Score 7

Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 P20W-CST3N02 Review

  • Great performance
  • Exceptional display
  • Flimsy plastic interior
  • Wonky hinge and design
Our Score 6

Dell XPS 15 Review

  • Solid build quality
  • Great keyboard and touchpad
  • Best notebook display we’ve tested
  • Clear, loud speakers
  • Extremely quick
  • Modest connectivity
  • Battery falls short of expectations
  • Noisy and hot at load
Our Score 8

Dell Inspiron 11 (2015) Review

  • Great price for a 2-in-1
  • Wraparound hinge is flexible but solid
  • Design keeps things simple
  • Good performance for the price
  • A bit heavy for extended tablet use
  • Low resolution display
Our Score 7

Acer Predator 17 G9-791-79Y3 Review

  • Solid build quality
  • Pleasant keyboard and touchpad
  • Loud, bass-heavy sound system
  • Excellent performance in all areas
  • Surprisingly long battery life
  • Bundled gaming mouse
  • Derivative design
  • Mediocre display
Our Score 9