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

Asus Zenbook UX330UA review

The new Zenbook UX3300UA is the latest in a long line of affordable yet capable laptops from Asus. It has all the signs of excellence, but does it cut too many corners in pursuit of budget pricing? See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Asus Zenbook UX305UA Review

  • Simple, solid construction
  • Pleasing keyboard and touchpad
  • Non-gloss 1080p display
  • Good battery life
  • Excellent value
  • Somewhat plain design
  • No backlit keyboard
Our Score 9

Lenovo ThinkPad P50 20EN-001RUS Review

  • Sturdy construction
  • A keyboard touch-typists will love
  • Excellent 4K non-gloss display
  • Fast Xeon quad-core processor
  • Surprisingly good game performance
  • Tepid design
  • Heavy, thick chassis
  • Short battery life
Our Score 8

Samsung Notebook 9 900X5L-K02 Review

  • Lightweight, slim, and attractive magnesium alloy…
  • Very bright display with great contrast
  • Competitive performance to price ratio
  • USB-C port
  • Dual-core CPU, while many competitors have a quad
  • Weak color quality
Our Score 8

Toshiba Portege Z30-C1310 Review

  • Lots of connectivity
  • Great battery life
  • Strong processor performance
  • Build quality is mixed
  • Lackluster touchpad
  • Outdated 1,366 x 768 display
  • Hard drive performance falls behind
  • Poor value
Our Score 4

Vaio Z Flip Review

  • Gorgeous display
  • Powerful speakers
  • Impressive performance
  • Best-in-class SSD
  • Can play most modern games
  • Unintuitive design
  • Limited tablet appeal
  • Modest battery life
  • Runs hot and loud at load
Our Score 7

Acer Chromebook R 11 Review

  • Solid case with a sturdy hinge
  • Wraparound hinge and touchscreen
  • Good battery life
  • ChromeOS isn’t optimized for touch
  • Finicky touchpad
  • Weak performance
  • Pricey for a Chromebook, given the specs
Our Score 5

Dell XPS 13 (Skylake) Review

  • Light, but solid
  • Attractive design
  • Great touchpad
  • Beautiful display
  • Quick, especially with optional Core i7
  • Solid battery life
  • Limited ports
  • Quiet speakers
Our Score 9

Dell Latitude 12 Review

  • Nimble processor
  • Speedy hard drive
  • Classy, unique design
  • Excellent bundled keyboard
  • Limited connectivity, and adapters are pricey
  • Mixed display quality
  • IGP falls behind in game benchmarks
Our Score 8