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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.

Lenovo Yoga 920 review

Looking for a fantastic 2-in-1 laptop? Our Lenovo Yoga 920 review examines how adding an 8th-gen CPU, and fixing some pet peeves, can take turn a good 2-in-1 into a class-leading device. Here's how it stacks up against… See Full Review »

Our Score 8

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Apple MacBook (2.4GHz, 2008) Review

  • Rock-solid aluminum unibody; bright and vibrant…
  • Expensive; could be lighter; screen glare; poor…
Our Score 8

Lenovo 3000 V100 Review

  • Exceptional keyboard; competitively priced; IBM…
  • Finicky fingerprint scanner; small trackpad;…
Our Score 8

Lenovo ThinkPad Edge Review

  • Large, responsive touchpad
  • Our favorite Chiclet-style keyboard
  • Strong Wi-Fi reception
  • Reasonably bright LED-backlit display
  • Light weight
  • Handles basic computing tasks well
  • Clean initial software load
  • Expensive relative to specs
  • Insufficient for gaming and HD video
  • Krylon-looking paint job on lid
  • No discrete graphics cards available
  • No optical drive
  • Cumbersome ThinkVantage suite
Our Score 7

HP EliteBook 2540p Review

  • Powerful selection of Core i5 and i7 CPUs
  • Top-notch build quality
  • Extremely effective anti-glare screen
  • Durable, comfortable keyboard and touchpad
  • Competitive weight and size
  • Optional optical drive, pointing nub
  • Well short of rated battery life
  • Ho-hum LCD display
  • Business-class price
  • No optional 3D graphics
Our Score 8.5

Sony VAIO VGN-A260 Review

  • Eloquent design; feels fast and powerful;…
  • Too much preinstalled software; missing a scroll…
Our Score 8

Sony VAIO VGN-A160 Review

  • Fantastic design
  • feels fast and powerful
  • beautiful screen
  • AV Entertainment Dock
  • Too much preinstalled software
  • no scroll wheel
Our Score 8

Gateway P-7801u FX Edition Review

  • Affordable price; good performance and battery…
  • Large size and weight; chassis feels cheap at…
Our Score 8

Apple MacBook Air (80GB) Review

  • Amazingly light; snappy performance; lot of neat…
  • Non-removable battery; few expansion options;…
Our Score 8