Editors' Choice

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

HP Spectre x360 13 (2019) review

HP’s updated Spectre x360 13 is dubbed “gem-cut” for a reason. It looks like a gem cutter went to work on the chassis, and the result is glorious. It’s also fast, well-built, and lasts long on a charge. What else… See Full Review »

Our Score 10

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IBM ThinkPad 770E Review

  • Sturdy construction
  • Retro appeal
  • Swappable drive bays
  • Plenty of connections
  • Spacious keyboard
  • Limited software support
Our Score 10

Dell XPS 13 (Kaby Lake) Review

  • Still a beautiful machine
  • Light, but solid
  • Great display options, up to QHD+
  • Strong, well-rounded performance
  • Solid battery life
  • Quiet speakers
Our Score 10

Dell XPS 13 (2019) 9380 Review

  • Sleek design
  • New colorways are great
  • Webcam repositioned without thick bezels
  • Redesigned hinge opens easily
  • Speedy, ultrabook performance
  • Reduced battery life
Our Score 10

HP Spectre x360 13 (2019) Review

  • Solid productivity performance
  • Spectacular battery life
  • Exotic good looks and an excellent build
  • Precise and comfortable keyboard
  • Excellent power-saving Full HD display
  • Touchpad still isn’t Microsoft Precision
Our Score 10

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 Pavilion dm1z Review

  • Attractive design
  • Large keyboard and touchpad
  • Sharp display with decent black levels
  • Good audio quality
  • Long battery life
  • Admirable graphics performance
  • Annoying Norton antivirus
  • Poor processor performance
  • Still too small for some users
Our Score 9.5

Apple Macbook Pro 13-Inch (2013) Review

  • Excellent build quality
  • Very thin and light
  • Great keyboard and touchpad
  • Retina display is beautiful
  • Outstanding battery life
  • Strong performance in all areas
  • Runs quietly
  • Good value
  • Design remains unchanged
  • Retina display crushes black detail
Our Score 9.5

ASUS Zenbook UX51Vz Review

  • Great build quality
  • Attractive
  • Excellent touchpad
  • Class-leading 1080p display
  • Superb audio quality
  • Above-average battery life
  • Solid performance in every benchmark
  • Fan is louder than average at load
  • Expensive
Our Score 9.5