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Acer Aspire Vero review: A cheap, eco-friendly Windows 11 laptop?

Acer Aspire Vero review: A cheap, eco-friendly Windows 11 laptop?

The Acer Aspire Vero is a budget-level Windows 11 with a strong emphasis on sustainability. But is it more talk than action?
Lenovo ThinkPad P15 Gen 2 sitting on a table.

Lenovo ThinkPad P15 Gen 2 review: An old-school mobile workstation

Lenovo ThinkPad P15 Gen 2 review: An old-school mobile workstation

The Lenovo ThinkPad P15 is a power user's dream machine when configured with its most powerful components.
Opened Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 sitting on the ground.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Review: Fast but not flawless

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 Review: Fast but not flawless

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 accomplished what it sets out to do, offers the most powerful ThinkPad you can buy. But it's not class-leading.
HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 sitting on desk.

HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 review: Superlight and superexpensive

HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 review: Superlight and superexpensive

The HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8 provides a lightweight business-class laptop that will keep your company's data safe and secure.
Dell XPS 15 OLED laptop sitting on a small table.

Dell XPS 15 OLED review: The best keeps getting better

Dell XPS 15 OLED review: The best keeps getting better

The Dell XPS 15 is fast, beautiful, built right, and offers up a gorgeous OLED display. It's a dream machine for creative types and power users.
Asus Vivobook Pro 16X OLED sitting on a table top.

Asus Vivobook Pro 16X review: A powerful OLED laptop, done right

Asus Vivobook Pro 16X review: A powerful OLED laptop, done right

The Asus Vivobook Pro 16X is everything a content creator needs in a laptop, and it comes in at a great price.
View of the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i 14 laptop open fully and sitting at an angle.

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i 14 review: When choosing Intel hurts

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i 14 review: When choosing Intel hurts

The Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5i 14 has received the Intel treatment, which unfortunately resulted in decreased performance and battery life from the AMD model.
Lenovo P620 in front of a window.

Lenovo Thinkstation P620 review: The ultimate Threadripper workstation

Lenovo Thinkstation P620 review: The ultimate Threadripper workstation

It doesn't get much more powerful than the Lenovo ThinkStation P620. This Threadripper Pro workstation has some of the most powerful components available today.
The Acer Swift X sitting on a desk.

Acer Swift X review: Content creation for cheap?

Acer Swift X review: Content creation for cheap?

The Acer Swift X provides a winning combination of Ryzen CPU and Nvidia GPU to provide a portable powerhouse for creative professionals.
The ROG Flow X13 on a table overlooking a city.

Asus ROG Flow X13 review: The king of small gaming laptops?

Asus ROG Flow X13 review: The king of small gaming laptops?

The ROG Flow X13 is one of the smallest gaming laptops in the world. But is the performance trade-off worth it?
HP Pavilion Aero 13 sitting on a table.

HP Pavilion Aero 13 review: Ultralight, ultrapowerful?

HP Pavilion Aero 13 review: Ultralight, ultrapowerful?

The HP Pavilion Aero 13 is an extremely lightweight laptop that punches above its budget classification.
A view of the opened ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9 review: A great laptop made even better

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9 review: A great laptop made even better

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9 is a highly refined business laptop that's fast and long-lasting with some meaningful improvements.
sus Chromebook Flip C536 sitting upright on desk.

Asus Chromebook Flip C536 review: Flawed, but the price wins out

Asus Chromebook Flip C536 review: Flawed, but the price wins out

The Asus Chromebook Flip C536 has its flaws, but its strengths and its low price make up for them.
Image of the ZenBook Pro Duo with a second display.

Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED review: Dual screens, if you need them

Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED review: Dual screens, if you need them

The Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED is a better dual-screen option in its second generation, and powerful to boot.
Dell 32 4K USB-C Hub monitor sitting on desk next to plant and light.

Dell 32 4K USB-C Hub Monitor review: Convenient 4K docking perfection

Dell 32 4K USB-C Hub Monitor review: Convenient 4K docking perfection

Dell's latest 32-inch 4K monitor offers excellent performance paired with highly practical USB-C hub connectivity, making it perfect for use with modern laptops.
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Dell Latitude 7320 Detachable review: Tablets are back in business

Dell Latitude 7320 Detachable review: Tablets are back in business

The Dell Latitude 7320 Detachable is the tablet made for business users.
Asus ROG Swift PG32UQX

Asus ROG Swift PG32UQX review: The ultimate HDR experience?

Asus ROG Swift PG32UQX review: The ultimate HDR experience?

Asus' ROG Swift PG32UQX is an HDR lover's dream monitor, but with a price tag of $2,999, its flaws might be too severe to accept.
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 in presentation mode.

Acer Chromebook Spin 713 2021 review: A supremely fast Chromebook

Acer Chromebook Spin 713 2021 review: A supremely fast Chromebook

The Acer Chromebook Spin 713 is a fast and long-lasting Chrome OS 2-in-1 that's well worth consideration.
HP 930 Creator Wireless Mouse

HP 930 Creator Wireless Mouse review: Made for creators

HP 930 Creator Wireless Mouse review: Made for creators

The HP 930 Creator Wireless Mouse is highly customizable and ergonomic with excellent battery life.
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HP Elite Dragonfly Max review: A work-from-home dream machine

HP Elite Dragonfly Max review: A work-from-home dream machine

If you're a businessperson who lives on Zoom and has a serious budget, then the HP Elite Dragonfly Max is for you.
Windows 11 on a tablet.

Windows 11 first impressions: An exciting new era, controversies aside

Windows 11 first impressions: An exciting new era, controversies aside

Windows 11 is finally here, and it ushers in a new era for WIndows with a sweeping visual overhaul, new productivity features, and a new Microsoft Store app.
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Asus VivoBook Flip 14 (2021) review: A fast, cheap laptop

Asus VivoBook Flip 14 (2021) review: A fast, cheap laptop

Buy the Asus VivoBook Flip 14 for its performance and price -- just don't pay too much attention to the display and build quality.
HP Envy x360 15 side view showing lide and keyboard deck.

HP Envy x360 15 (AMD) review: Creative performance for $1,000?

HP Envy x360 15 (AMD) review: Creative performance for $1,000?

HP aimed at creators with the Envy x360 15 AMD but fell short on the display and ended up with a productivity powerhouse instead.
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HP Envy 14 (2021) review: Great laptop, but tread lightly

HP Envy 14 (2021) review: Great laptop, but tread lightly

The HP Envy 14 is a great laptop for productivity users, but its display holds it back for creative types.
HP Elite Folio

HP Elite Folio Review: A new twist on the pull-forward 2-in-1

HP Elite Folio Review: A new twist on the pull-forward 2-in-1

The Elite Folio is a different take on the 2-in-1, with a useful form factor and a comfortable vegan leather exterior.
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Lenovo ThinkBook 13s Gen 2 review: Solid performer at a sound price

Lenovo ThinkBook 13s Gen 2 review: Solid performer at a sound price

The Lenovo ThinkBook 13s Gen 2 makes improvements in all the right places to better appeal to its small-business target.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga sits open on a table.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga review: Old dog, meet new trick

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga review: Old dog, meet new trick

The ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga stands out from the ThinkPad crowd with a unique look and feel, as well as solid 2-in-1 functionality.
Acer Aspire 5

Acer Aspire 5 (2021) review: Not easy on the eyes

Acer Aspire 5 (2021) review: Not easy on the eyes

The 2021 Acer Aspire 5 is slow, suffers from mediocre battery life, and has the worst display I've ever tested.
The back portion of the Microsoft Surface Laptop 4.

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 review: Steps in the right direction

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 review: Steps in the right direction

Microsoft has made some big gains to performance and battery life, making the Surface Laptop 4 the best in the line so far.
HP Elite C1030 Chromebook

HP Elite C1030 Chromebook review: Secure, manageable, and really expensive

HP Elite C1030 Chromebook review: Secure, manageable, and really expensive

The HP Elite C1030 Chromebook is one of the most secure and manageable Chrome OS laptops you can buy.
Lenovo ThinkPad X12 Detachable

Lenovo ThinkPad X12 Detachable review: The Surface Pro has met its match

Lenovo ThinkPad X12 Detachable review: The Surface Pro has met its match

The Lenovo ThinkPad X12 Detachable competes strongly against the industry's leading 2-in-1.
Dell XPS Desktop placed outdoors near some trees.

Dell XPS 8940 SE Desktop review: The do-it-all PC

Dell XPS 8940 SE Desktop review: The do-it-all PC

Don’t let Dell’s XPS Desktop compact size and unassuming good looks fool you -- this home PC punches above its weight class, both literally and metaphorically.
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Acer Predator Triton 300 SE review: Small stature meets mighty gaming

Acer Predator Triton 300 SE review: Small stature meets mighty gaming

The Acer Predator Triton 300 SE marks a new class of small 14-inch gaming laptops with RTX-level performance.
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Hands-on with Microsoft Mesh: I handed someone a whale shark, and it was awesome

Hands-on with Microsoft Mesh: I handed someone a whale shark, and it was awesome

Microsoft has unveiled Mesh, a cross-technology platform that lets app developers build persistent virtual environments. Thanks to Hololens, I tested it out.
Section Editor, Computing

Luke Larsen is the Computing Editor at Digital Trends and manages all content covering laptops, monitors, PC hardware, and everything else that plugs into a computer. Luke joined Digital Trends in 2017 as a native Portlander, happy to join a media company that called his city home. His obsession with technology is in observing the ebb and flow of how technological advancement and design intersects with our day-to-day experience of it. From digging into the minute details to stepping back and seeing the wider trends, Luke revels in telling stories with tech.

Before working at DT, he worked as Tech Editor at Paste Magazine for over four years and has bylines at publications such as IGN and The Oregonian. When he’s not obsessing over what the best laptop is or how Apple can fix the Mac, Luke spends his time playing designer board games, quoting obscure Star Wars lines, grilling chicken wings, and endlessly tinkering with his pedal board.