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5 of the best Haswell-powered notebooks you can buy today

Tablets are great for what they are. When you need real computational power on the go, however, only a full-fledged laptop will do the job.

Acer Aspire V7

Acer Aspire V7 review: This Ultrabook can play a decent game or two

Don’t let the slim design fool you. This machine packs both a powerful CPU and a discrete graphics processor.

Sony VAIO Pro 13

Sony VAIO Pro 13 review: This audacious Ultrabook is guaranteed to get you noticed

Sony’s freakishly thin notebook is good for everything but games.

Lenovo IdeaPad U430 Touch review: A daily driver with all-day battery life

This surprisingly inexpensive Ultrabook is a terrific value.

HP Envy TouchSmart 15t review: When gaming is a priority, but cash flow is tight

This notebook lets you game on the go without paying through the nose.

5 of the best Haswell-powered notebooks you can buy today

Intel's fourth-generation mobile Core processor is a powerhouse, and these five notebooks do the best job of harnessing it.

Acer Aspire M5 review: A big display, terrific battery life, and a moderate price tag

We dig the 15.6-inch display and 7-plus hours of battery life, but the 1366 by 768 resolution is a letdown.

Dell XPS 12 Ultrabook review

Switching to Intel's new Haswell platform gives Dell's XPS 12 Ultrabook convertible a boost in performance and battery life.

Pokki for Windows 8

Lenovo plans to install Pokki's Start Menu replacement and app store on PCs

Lenovo will add SweetLabs' Pokki utility to its PCs, providing an alternative to both the Windows 8 Start page as well as the Windows app store.

Samsung Ativ Book 7 review: The look is fine; the feel is not

The Samsung Ativ Book 7 has a high-resolution touchscreen display and fabulous battery life, but its keyboard will drive touch-typists bonkers.

Lenovo ThinkPad Helix review: A versatile but expensive Ultrabook/tablet hybrid

The pleasingly versatile ThinkPad Helix can instantly switch from a full-blown Ultrabook to a Windows 8 tablet. But you'll have to pay to play.

Review: Lenovo's IdeaPad Yoga 11S strikes a compelling pose

The Yoga 11S is a major improvement over Lenovo's original ARM-powered Windows RT device, but it still falls short of being the ultimate hybrid.

Toshiba Kirabook review: The first Ultrabook with a higher-than-HD touchscreen

The Kirabook definitely looks the part of a luxury laptop, and it’s the first Ultrabook to compete with Apple’s Retina lineup. But Toshiba made several disappointing decisions on the way to a $2000 price tag.

Dell's Linux laptop has good hardware, decent toolkit

Our Linux pros check out the decked-out XPS 13 'Developer Edition' laptop, preloaded with Ubuntu and other tools.

HP Envy x2 looks great and lasts a long time, but speed is just adequate

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.

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