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Origin EON17-S review: This gaming laptop is an absolute beast

Super-fast and super-expensive, this machine will play any game you can think of at high resolution.

Dell Latitude E6540 review: Windows 7 lives on in this business-class desktop replacement

This behemoth of a notebook is fine for corporate desks, but it’s far from ideal for corporate travel.

10-inch hybrid head-to-head: Asus Transformer T100 vs. Lenovo Miix 10

Add a keyboard, and these tablets come pretty close to delivering all the functionality of a notebook.

Lenovo Miix 10 review: A good tablet with an (optional) killer keyboard

The Miix 10 is a good tablet, and the optional keyboard is awesome. But its outdated and high price tag sour the experience.

Transformer Book T100 review: This hybrid fills both its tablet and notebook roles well

You know a hybrid machine is living up to its promise when using Windows 8 is enjoyable and makes sense.

15-inch Retina MacBook Pro

15-inch Retina MacBook Pro review: A tale of two laptops

Apple offers two standard configurations of its 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro, and the benchmarks tell very difference stories for each one.

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Samsung Ativ Book 9 Lite review: It's like a laptop for your Galaxy phone

Unless you intend to take full advantage of Samsung's SideSync technology, you'll find far better notebooks on the market.

2013 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display

13-inch Retina MacBook Pro review: Thinner, lighter, and faster never hurts

If you've been holding out on getting a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, now's the time to buy.

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13-inch MacBook Pros (Late 2013) review: Thinner, lighter, faster

If you've been holding out on getting a new 13-inch MacBook Pro, now's the time to buy.

Asus G750JH review: A swift, silent superhero of a gaming laptop

From Dirt Showdown to Bioshock Infinite, this notebook’s 10 pounds of raw power delivers top-notch graphics performance, and yet it's surprisingly quiet.

HP Chromebook 11 review: Google gives the low end some much-needed luster

It's white! It comes with cute color accents! ...How the heck do you clean this thing? The latest and most colorful Chromebook, jointly launched by Google and HP, puts a fetching face on a model that's otherwise similar to other low-priced Chromebooks we've tested.

Acer V5 review: Sexy-looking V5-552G-X414 is only a competent performer

The V5-552G is an all-purpose, 15-inch laptop with a handsome design as well as decent everyday performance and gaming. But the odd-feeling touchpad click mechanism irks.

Acer Aspire V3 review: "Budget desktop replacement” needn’t be an oxymoron

Yes, you can buy a 17.3-inch Haswell-powered notebook with a discrete GPU for $1100. Just be prepared to make some compromises in features.

Dell XPS 12 Ultrabook review: Haswell refresh adds performance

Dell's cleverly designed laptop/tablet improves with new CPUs. It runs faster and lasts longer, but is still premium priced.