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This hefty notebook has an excellent screen and plenty of storage space, but it delivers only mediocre performance and battery life.
The Asus VivoBook S550CA is an affordable 15.6-inch touchscreen notebook with full Windows 8. While it falls short in media playback and battery life, it's still one of the better deals currently available.
DisplayPort 1.2's multi-streaming feature lets you rock four monitors—from a laptop, no less!
This laptop-tablet hybrid would be a lot more tempting if it ran Windows 8.
Lenovo's made a solid-performing gaming laptop in a smaller, lighter, cheaper package.
Looking for gold in that Commodore 64? Should you resell or recycle the Nintendo in your garage? Here's what some of the signature pieces of tech of the past 40 years are really worth on eBay.
The ENVY x2 is well-designed convertible Windows 8 tablet with great looks and even better battery life. Performance is just adequate, though not disappointing.
The brushed-aluminum look screams Ultrabook, and the bigger display is a nice bonus. But the weight, performance, and battery life make it better suited for living-room laptop duty.
This corporate ultrabook is as classy as it gets. It's pricey, but has good looks and a great feel, as well as top-notch performance and features.
This Chromebook is perfect for someone who wants a lightweight, portable tablet-like machine that has a keyboard.
As an idea sprung from Google’s view of the future of technology, the Chromebook Pixel is intriguing, even intoxicating. But it’s hard to fathom how it works as a real-world product.
Digital Storm's x17 is a good gaming machine, that's lighter than most desktop replacements, but it delivers less performance as well as fewer ounces. If you can plump your budget by $200, you can grab something like an Alienware M17x R4, which is more powerful, but costs $1974.
Dell's clever Windows 8 RT convertible tablet delivers sensational run time from its dual batteries, but performance feels sluggish.