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Digital Storm x17 Review: Laptop Delivers Excellent Performance, Average Everything Else

The Digital Storm x17 offers excellent speed and graphics in an otherwise ordinary package.

Toshiba Qosmio F755-3D290: 3D, No Glasses Needed

Toshiba's laptop offers glasses-free 3D Blu-ray support, but it’s very heavy and has a mediocre keyboard--and the 3D effect isn’t very good.

MSI GT780DXR: Pretty Keyboard, but Everything Else Is Just Average

MSI's GT780DXR is a powerful laptop, though not an especially powerful desktop replacement.

HP EliteBook 8560w: A Fast, Midsize Workstation for Professionals

With sparkling WorldBench performance and top-shelf features, this desktop replacement laptop makes short work of just about any workstation task.

HP ProBook 4430s: A Business Laptop With a Dash of Class

The stylish ProBook 4430s has an impressive keyboard, but in most other respects it's an undistinguished business laptop.

HP Pavilion dv7 QE: A Gorgeous Laptop That Falls Short in Performance

The HP Pavilion dv7 Quad Edition is undoubtedly an attractive machine, but it struggles to match other desktop replacements' performance scores.

Asus U36S: An Almost Perfect Ultraportable

This attractive, superthin laptop has everything you need and more--assuming that you're not an audiophile.

Sony VAIO Z Series: Ahead of Its Time, Above Your Price Limit

The new VAIO Z is a master course in cutting-edge design, but it will set you back a pretty penny. If only Sony could bring this machine to the masses.

Dell Inspiron 14z: Too Quirky to Be Lovable

Dell offers up a 4.5-pound, 14-inch laptop with Sandy Bridge performance, but odd design choices make it tough to like.

Toshiba Satellite P755-3DV20: Does 3D Very Well, but Not Design

If Toshiba had paid more attention to design than to 3D performance, this would be an excellent laptop.

Dell Latitude E6320 Review: Business-Rugged Laptop Caters to Road Warriors

This laptop not only gets the job done, but also has a lot of thoughtful features that harried businesspeople will appreciate.

Toshiba Satellite L755-S5258: Solid Performance, Cheap Parts

The Satellite L755-S5258 is a solid performer, but suffers from a cheap feel and a few hardware problems.

MSI X460DX: A Well-Rounded Laptop for Mobile Power Users

The MSI X460DX is a slim yet powerful all-purpose notebook available at a decent price.