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Origin EON17-S Review: 11 Pounds of Power

The EON17-S is bulky, heavy, and generic-looking, but it's an excellent performer.

TechHive: Should You Buy That New Laptop, or Wait?

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If you think you want a new laptop this year, this quick guide can help you decide when you break out your credit card.

Samsung Series 9 Review: Ultra-thin, but Hard to Use

The Series 9 is a tantalizing machine that fills the niche of the 15-inch Ultrabook, but I know Samsung can do a better job on the input devices.

Dell Latitude XT3 Review: This Convertible PC Is All Business

The pricey and heavy XT3 rugged laptop fits best in select corporate markets.

Acer’s Timeline M3 Review: Laptop Could’ve Been a Contender

In some respects, the Timeline M3 looks like a legitimate challenger to the 15-inch Macbook Pro, but its poor LCD panel is a one-way ticket to Palookaville.

Toshiba Satellite P755D Review: Middle of the Road, With Blu-ray and Good Sound

Despite its quad-core CPU, Toshiba's 'everyday value' laptop fails to deliver exceptional performance. But it has a Blu-ray drive and good sound, and you can play your iPod through the speakers even when the laptop is turned off.

Samsung Series 5 Ultra: Slim and Stylish, but Not an Ultrabook

Although the Series 5 is a good ultraportable laptop, it's too thick and heavy to be an Ultrabook.

HP Envy 14 Spectre Review: Beefing Up the Ultrabook

The Envy 14 Spectre offers a sleek look, a superb display, and an excellent touchpad. But you'll have to overlook the additional weight.

Toshiba Qosmio X775-Q7170 Review: Is 'Entry-Level Desktop Replacement' an Oxymoron?

This Qosmio might be a match for you if you need a budget-friendly laptop that can play games at an acceptable level.

Free and Cheap Software for Benchmarking Like a Pro

Gaming rigs and data-crunching workhorses alike need to be in top condition. Find out how your computer performs on intense, system-slamming tasks with these benchmarking programs.

Dell XPS 13: One of the Best Ultrabooks Yet

Dell surprises us with a sturdy, speedy, and stylish three-pound laptop. If only it had a better display.

HP Pavilion dm4 Beats Edition: Great Sound and Style at a Reasonable Price

Keep cool and look cooler listening to your tunes with this 'Dr.'-approved laptop.

Samsung Series 7 Chronos Review: Pretty Without Breaking the Bank

This model may be the perfect laptop for Windows users who lust after MacBook Pros.