Laptops

Lab-tested laptop reviews, laptop buying guides, and prices on the best laptops and notebooks from knowledgeable experts.

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Review: 2 low-cost Windows 10 laptops challenge the Chromebooks

Two $200 systems from Lenovo and HP offer travelers a lightweight and low-cost way to work with Windows apps on the road.

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Dell is stepping in to protect the boot layer of PCs, tablets

Dell's business laptops and tablets will get an extra layer of protection from hackers with a new security tool being loaded into the company's portable computers.

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Dell Skylake XPS 13 review: The best ultrabook just got better

A new 6th-gen CPU, a new NVMe SSD, and USB-C make the refreshed XPS 13 more than a minor upgrade.

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Dell to ship XPS 13 Developer Edition Linux laptop with Skylake

Super-thin "Project Sputnik" XPS 13 laptops from Dell with Ubuntu Linux and Intel Skylake chips are around the corner.

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Long-term review: The Dell XPS 15 Touch is the laptop to beat

Dell's new XPS 15 Touch laptop is lightweight and powerful, with one of the best touch screen displays around. In fact, our reviewer declared it the finest Windows laptop he's ever used.

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Hands-on with the new Vaio Z that's flipping different

The new Vaio Z Flip 2-in-1 takes direct aim at the MacBook, offering Skylake CPUs and a flippable touchscreen, features Apple's laptops can't claim.

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Two new Vaios land in our laps: The flipping crazy Vaio Z and surprisingly tough Vaio S

The Vaio Z turns the 2-in-1 concept on its head, and the Vaio S practically begs to be bent.

The evolution of the Macintosh

In time for the Mac's 32nd birthday, we take a look at Apple's most formative desktop computer -- especially in recent years when it's grown and changed by leaps and bounds.

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Microsoft beefs up its Surface Book and Surface Pro 4

Microsoft today announced new high-powered 1TB versions of its Surface Book and Surface Pro 4, along with a gold Surface Pen. The company also announced a recall for AC power cord adapters for a slew of its Surface Pro devices.

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Asus ZenBook UX305 review: Still the best budget ultrabook around

Asus ZenBook gets the Skylake treatment while keeping its low price.

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Intel to ship $99 3D RealSense camera that will also support Android

Intel is adding Android OS support to its latest RealSense R200 webcam, which will sell for US$99.

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LG's new Gram 15 shows big-screened laptops can be light, too

Shortly after bringing its Gram line of laptops to the U.S., LG unveiled a new addition to its ultralight computer lineup with a 15-inch display at CES this year.

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Hands on: Panasonic's Toughbook 20 is a 2-in-1 that's ready for war

Windows 2-in-1s are growing increasingly popular, and Panasonic is joining the fray in its own particular way with the Toughbook 20, a new device that's designed to take advantage of popular consumer trends while still being able to...

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Hands on with Panasonic's Toughbook 20: A Windows 10 2-in-1 that can take a beating

Panasonic just announced the new Toughbook 20, a ruggedized Windows 10 2-in-1 that has a detachable screen but can still stand up to the elements.

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Hands-on and eyes open with MSI's eye-tracking laptop

We go hands-on with MSI's new eye-tracking gaming powerhouse and check out the company's new "cheater" and laugh track modes.

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Dreaming of a wire-free laptop? It's closer to reality

In the not too distant future, PC makers want to free your laptop of wires and cables. Some announcements at CES signal progress toward that goal.

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New Samsung laptop boasts a big screen with less bulk

Laptop buyers looking for an ultraportable Windows 10 laptop will soon have a new offering from Samsung to try out.

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Samsung jumps on Windows 10 with light laptop, 2-in-1 device

Samsung announced that Windows 10 will run on its newest lightweight laptop and a new 2-in-1 tablet called the Galaxy TabPro S.

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