Editors' Choice

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

Asus Zenbook UX305UA review

Asus’ Zenbook UX305UA has a Core i5 processor, a 1080p display, and a 256GB solid state drive, all for just $750. It sounds like a great value, but can it really compete in the crowded mid-range ultrabook market? See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Asus ROG G751JY-DH71 Review

  • Attractive, but subdued exterior
  • Excellent keyboard and touchpad
  • Beautiful, accurate display
  • Strong performance in all areas
  • Incredibly quiet, even at full load
  • Keyboard is hard to read with backlight off
  • Average battery life
  • Bulky
Our Score 9.5

HP Slatebook PC Review

  • Thin and attractive design
  • Good keyboard and touchpad
  • 1080p at a low price
  • Long battery life
  • Cool and quiet
  • Mediocre image quality
  • Android's feature set is limited
  • Many apps aren't designed for a notebook
Our Score 7

Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro Review

  • Screen attaches/detaches easily
  • Fast SSD and CPU
  • Roomy back-lit keyboard
  • Short battery life
  • Wobbly hinge
  • Top-heavy design
  • Rear-mounted ports
  • Heavy as both a tablet and a laptop
Our Score 6

HP Envy x360 Review

  • Good port selection
  • Strong processor for a convertible
  • “Control zone” touchpad is admirable
  • Runs cool
  • Design could be better
  • Fussy keyboard
  • Inferior image quality despite 1080p
  • Too heavy to use as a tablet
  • Competitors provide more value
Our Score 5

Lenovo Z40 Review

  • Removable battery
  • Well-rounded performance
  • Cool and quiet
  • Unattractive exterior
  • Tiny touch-pad
  • Short battery life
  • Doesn't excel in any area
Our Score 6

Acer Aspire E5-771G-51T2 Review

  • Solid build quality
  • Plenty of USB ports
  • Great keyboard
  • Nice display for the price
  • Well-rounded performance
  • Runs cool and quiet
  • Touchpad can be annoying
  • Lackluster battery life
Our Score 8

Lenovo Flex 2 15 Review

  • Enjoyable keyboard
  • 1080p at a low price
  • Solid processor and storage performance
  • More portable than most affordable 15-inchers
  • Good value
  • Bland aesthetics
  • Finicky touchpad
  • Lackluster connectivity
Our Score 8

Acer Aspire E5-471G-53XG Review

  • Attractive exterior
  • Decent battery life
  • Fast processor
  • Acceptable gaming performance
  • Ugly display
  • Heavy for its size
  • Slow hard drive
Our Score 7.5