Editors' Choice

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

Razer Blade 15 (2018) review

The new Razer Blade wants to be a true hybrid device -- the kind of laptop that has great gaming performance without being big, bulky, or flashy. Did Razer really pull off the impossible this time around? See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Review

  • Bright, beautiful, 3:2 display
  • Black color looks and feels great
  • World-class build quality
  • Improved multitasking performance
  • Excellent battery life
  • Didn’t update to Whiskey Lake processor
  • Outdated ports
  • Windows 10 tablet mode still needs work
Our Score 8

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Review

  • Excellent keyboard
  • Brilliant 4K display with HDR
  • Outstanding CPU performance
  • Can play most games at 1080p
  • So-so battery life
  • Weak audio quality
Our Score 8

Samsung Chromebook Pro Review

  • Sturdy chassis
  • Beautiful display
  • Full Android app support
  • Satisfying performance
  • Compact design
  • Cramped keyboard layout
  • Middling battery life
Our Score 8

Google Pixel Slate Review

  • New touch-friendly ChromeOS software
  • High-resolution, 3:2 display
  • Light, thin design
  • Good configuration options
  • Low starting price
  • Boring look
  • Keyboard is expensive
  • Buggy and confusing

Google Pixelbook Review

  • Extremely slim
  • Handsome look
  • Beautiful, pixel-dense display
  • Feels snappy in everyday use
  • Battery can easily last a full workday
  • Chrome OS has limited inking support
  • Assistant isn’t as useful as it could be
  • Android apps are supported, but buggy
Our Score 7

Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 Review

  • Solid metal-and-plastic build quality
  • All-day battery life
  • Very good display for productivity and media
  • A bit humdrum in the looks department
  • The keyboard is cramped and lacks bounce
  • The touch display is finicky
Our Score 6

Lenovo Legion Y730 15-inch Review

  • Handsome design
  • Customizable per-key RGB LED backlight
  • Good display for the price
  • Strong processor performance
  • Keyboard layout feels off
  • Game performance is just ok for the price
  • Poor battery life
Our Score 6

HP Spectre Folio Review

  • Leather really is luxurious
  • Magnets lock screen in position smartly
  • Beautiful design
  • No 4K?
  • Slightly lighter would be slightly better