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Acer's Aspire R7 hybrid takes chances
Created: 05/22/2013Acer deserves credit for trying new things in the ambitious Aspire R7, but it may just be too outside the mainstream for wide appeal.
Lenovo's G580 is a good laptop for simple needs
Created: 05/22/2013For basics on a budget, the Lenovo G580 gets the job done. Just don't skimp on the configuration.
Hands on with the Retina-like Toshiba Kirabook
Created: 05/07/2013The Kirabook's biggest selling point is its high-res screen. Far beyond 1,920x1,080, this is instead a 2,560x1,440-pixel-resolution display (called PixelPure), putting it firmly in the territory of the MacBook Pro with Retina Display. Of course, that also includes MacBook-Pro-like prices, with the Kirabook running from $1,599 to $1,999.
The Sony Vaio Fit 14 is all-around excellent
Created: 05/06/2013With very good performance and battery life and even better design and features for its price, the Fit 14 is an exemplary thin-and-light.
Acer Aspire P3: a Windows tablet grows a keyboard
Created: 05/03/2013Call it an ultrabook, but Acer's latest 11-inch computer's really a tablet with its own keyboard case.
Acer's Aspire R7 adds a new twist to laptop screens
Created: 05/03/2013Acer's flagship Aspire R7 comes with a swivel screen and is priced at $999.
Lenovo IdeaPad Z400 shoehorns touch into an unexciting laptop
Created: 04/26/2013Thick, heavy and not all that exciting, the Z400 Touch offers a fair value but no real reason to buy.
Toshiba's new Kira: an ultra-premium ultrabook
Created: 04/17/2013Hands on with the Retina-like Toshiba Kirabook
Toshiba Satellite U845t
Created: 04/15/2013If you're looking for a decent all-around slim laptop for under $800, this is a great starting point.
Budget-hunter special: Asus VivoBook S500CA
Created: 04/12/2013A touch-screen Windows 8 ultrabook for under $700 turns out to be a pretty good deal, but this 15-incher's not a light load.
The MacBook Air gets a Thunderbolt dock at last
Created: 04/12/2013For $199, the Landing Zone adds Ethernet, extra USB ports and the ability to connect multiple displays, all while keeping a low profile at a desk.
Lenovo ThinkPad T431S hands-on: business facelift
Created: 04/12/2013Lenovo's midrange ThinkPad has gotten slimmer and more stylish, adopting the best of the X1 Carbon.
HP Pavilion 14 Chromebook
Created: 04/09/2013The HP Pavilion Chromebook 14 feels more like a traditional laptop than other Chromebooks thanks to its bigger screen.
Strong gaming contender, but do we still need 3D?
Created: 04/02/2013We have yet to see a truly great gaming laptop built from the ground up with Windows 8 in mind, but the 17-inch Toshiba Qosmio X875 can be configured into a powerful, reasonably priced mainstream gaming machine.