Don't-Miss Laptop Stories

Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A review: ultralight, pretty, and capable

The updated Zenbook ships with Ivy Bridge, a gorgeous full HD IPS display, and an improved trackpad.

Vizio CT14-A2 Ultrabook Review: Elegance in Minimalism

Vizio’s 14-inch Ultrabook is sleek, elegant, fast and lacks features. Most of those features aren’t missed in the user experience, however.

Toshiba Satellite U845-S406 Review: Affordable Office Power on the Go

The Toshiba Satellite U845-S406 is a thin, light, and affordable option designed for business users who put a premium on mobility.

Sony VAIO SVT13114GXS Review: Attractive Ultrabook Lacks in Performance, Display, and Audio

This business-oriented Ultrabook has a dim screen and a quiet headphone jack—not ideal for on-the-go users.

Toshiba Satellite U845W-S410 Review: An Ultrabook for Film Buffs

The U845W delivers a unique viewing experience (thanks to an ultrawide screen) and offers excellent audio quality, but the rest of the user experience is less than cinematic.

Alienware M17x R4 Review: Mobile Gaming at its Finest

Here's a huge, powerful desktop replacement laptop at a surprisingly affordable price.

Dell XPS 14 Ultrabook Review: A Multimedia Marvel

The latest version of Dell's 14-inch XPS consumer Ultrabook excels at multimedia and boasts good battery life. But it's heavy, and the lack of a dedicated solid-state drive slows it down.

Acer TimelineUltra M5 Review: Big Screen, Few Pixels

This attractive 15.6-inch Ultrabook represents a downgrade from its predecessor in storage and performance.

HP Envy 4 Review: The Most Stylish Ultrabook Yet

The HP Envy 4 is aptly named--this Ultrabook's premium design and subtle pop of color makes it the envy of ultraportables everywhere.

Acer Aspire S5 Review: A Serious MacBook Air Challenger

Superskinny, lightweight, and capable, the Aspire S5 is one of the most impressive entries in the current crop of Ultrabooks.

Fujitsu Lifebook UH572 Review: Good Looks, Significant Drawbacks

The consumer-oriented version of Fujitsu's 13.3-inch Ultrabook looks handsome, but performance is lacking.

Dell Inspiron 14z Ultrabook: An Ultrabook in Name Only, With an Optical Drive

The Dell Inspiron 14z sacrifices style and Ultrabook hardware integrity for performance.

Lenovo IdeaPad U310 Review: A Dorm-Room Ultrabook

Inexpensive and available in bright colors, the IdeaPad U310 will most likely appeal to college students.