Don't-Miss Laptop Stories


HP's Star Wars Special Edition laptop comes with everything but a Thermal Detonator

Start whistling the Imperial March: This laptop-shaped homage to the incredibly successful movie series is a gimmick that's well thought-out and actually useful on a day-to-day basis. That is, if you can bear to kill its collectors' value by breaking the seal.

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Spec showdown: Surface Book vs. MacBook Pro, from cheapest to priciest

If there was any doubt which product Microsoft was gunning for, the spec sheet makes it abundantly clear.

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HP's gorgeous Spectre 13 X360 gets a Skylake upgrade and a slight name change

HP's sexy milled aluminum Spectre 13 X360 gets a new CPU and color too

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HP breathes new life into the colorful laptop that kicked off the 'cheap PC' movement

HP's $200 Streambook 11 gets a new color, better screen and better CPU

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How Microsoft's Surface Book compares to Apple's MacBook: Let's play CPU detective

On the Surface, Microsoft's Surface Book may look like hype, but here's why it's an engineering stunner.

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Microsoft Surface Book, Surface Pro 4 configurations and pricing revealed

Basking in the cutting edge won't come cheap with the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4.

Microsoft Surface Book: What you need to know

The Surface Book is Microsoft's first convertible computer and will start shipping October 26, 2015 and start at $1,499.

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Microsoft's Surface Book is the sleek, MacBook-beating laptop you've been begging for

Move over, MacBook. There's a new contender for the throne: Microsoft's Surface Book.

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Dell's new Skylake Precision laptops get smaller, thinner and faster

Dell's new corporate laptops rock Skylake CPUs and other goodies. They also give us a peek at what we might see in consumer laptops in the near future.


LG’s Gram laptop is larger yet lighter than a MacBook Air

LG's first U.S. laptop weighs in at 2.19 pounds with either a 13- or 14-inch display.


Alienware offers potential free Skylake upgrades for new Haswell, Broadwell laptops

People who just bought a new Alienware laptop could get upgrade 'if' a new Intel CPU is released.

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Cheap and convertible Chromebooks debut at IFA: Lenovo’s 100S, Acer’s R 11

Lenovo’s Chromebook 100S costs just $179. The R 11’s 360-degree hinge makes it Acer's most versatile model yet.


Asus' powerful GX700 gaming laptop rocks liquid cooling and a secretive Nvidia GPU

Yes, it's real. An overclocked, water-cooled 'laptop.'

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Toshiba's swanky Satellite Radius 12 laptop is brimming with cutting-edge features

The Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 packs Intel's new Skylake processor, a 4K display option, and support for Windows Hello biometric security.


MSI embraces Skylake and Thunderbolt 3.0 for new gaming laptops

The updated laptops will feature NVMe RAID and up to 3.3GBps read speeds.


New Alienware laptops pack Thunderbolt 3 and prettier screens, but oddly lack Skylake

Latest gaming laptops will feature dynamic overclocking, new AMD GPU but oddly, no Skylake