These 5 featherweight laptops will keep your load light

Who is the lightest of them all? Let's take a look at the ultrabooks that really push the limit when it comes to shedding the pounds and staying light as can be.

Asus’ new razor-thin UX305 ultrabook primed to slice the competition in half

Today ASUS announced the release of its ultra-light, ultra-thin ultrabook, the UX305. Only two and a half pounds and half an inch thin, the laptop's splash onto shelves should make waves with consumers, without causing a ripple in their…

What makes identical processors perform differently?

It would be logical to expect that every laptop with the same components would perform identically or at least similarly. Right? That's not exactly the case. Read on to learn more.

Acer’s Aspire V7 Ultrabook, Aspire V3 gaming notebook rock new Intel Haswell chips

Acer has given us more details about its Aspire V7 Ultrabook and the Aspire V3. Both rock the fourth gen of Intel's Core i7 processor and offer discrete graphics.

Samsung intros ATIV Book 5 Ultrabook and ATIV Book 6 laptop with touchscreens

Samsung surprised us today with two new touchscreen notebooks: the Samsung ATIV Book 5 Ultrabook, and the Samsung ATIV Book 6 laptop. Both are available for pre-order today and serve different needs.

Toshiba Kirabook vs. Retina Apple MacBook Pro: Spec showdown

How does Toshiba's new, premium Kirabook compare to the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display? We breakdown the highest configurations of both notebooks in an all out spec showdown.

What we learned at GDC 2013: Consoles and PCs merge, but mobile and free-to-play are king

The PC wins the console wars, as the Playstation 4 and Xbox next adopt PC-like architectures with their x86 CPUs and integrated Radeon GPUs. But the real wave of the future is in free-to-play mobile and tablet games.

Acer joins the Windows 8 party with touchscreen Aspire notebooks and ultrabooks

Acer has announced a range of new Aspire V5 and M5 Windows 8 machines, including touchscreen notebooks and ultrabooks.

Dell unveils new Windows 8 business Ultrabook, Latitude 10 tablet

Dell's new business lines will include a rugged Windows 8 Ultrabook and a 10-inch tablet, the Latitude 10, along with a touchscreen all-in-one.

Lenovo unveils 15-inch Ultrabooks, affordable B-Series all-in-ones, and more

Lenovo used IFA 2012 in Berlin to unveil the IdeaPad U510 Ultrabook, B-Series all-in-ones, and more, like a pair of new Y-Series notebooks that can have a second GPU added after purchase.

Say hello to the Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon, and the ThinkPad T430u

Lenovo unveils its first Windows 8 tablets and two new, variably priced ultrabooks.