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HP Pavilion dm1z AMD E-350 Ultraportable, $370

HP has its 11.6-inch Pavilion dm1z laptop on sale for $400, but you can use a coupon code to get another $30 off.

Lenovo IdeaPad S205: A More Stylish Netbook

Graced with Lenovo's first-rate ergonomics and a roomy hard drive, the IdeaPad S205 is a stylish traveling companion for routine computing.

AMD Updates C- and E-Series CPUs to Boost Laptop Performance, Battery Life

Chipmaker focuses on laptops for portable computing, questioning whether the tablet market has room for more than iPad.

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HP Envy 14: Solid, but Now Unspectacular

HP's updated Envy 14 all-purpose laptop is good at everything, but not great at anything.

Sony VAIO SB Series: Thin, Light, Expensive, and Terribly Fast

If money is no object, consider Sony’s VAIO SB the ultraportable to get. It’s thin and light, with long battery life and the best performance we’ve seen in its class.

HP Pavilion dv6 Review: A Modestly Priced Laptop That Doesn’t Disappoint

HP’s latest, the dv6 is surprisingly robust for a low cost 15-inch laptop.

AMD Complicates Its 'Vision' Processor Branding

'Vision A6' and Other Ways AMD Makes Purchasing Tough

AMD A-Series Chips Promises Faster Graphics and Longer Battery Life

The APU formerly code-named Llano may challenge Intel’s dominance in midsize laptops, ultraportable PCs, desktops, and all-in-ones.

Acer Aspire 8950G Aspires to Multimedia Greatness

Acer ships a surprisingly svelte desktop replacement laptop with an 18.4-inch display, but it falls a little short of digital media nirvana.

Windows 8 and the ARM Revolution: The Pros and Cons

ARM chips will soon run Windows 8 devices. There will be pros and cons such as longer battery live coupled with poor gaming performance.

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