The Dell G5 15 SE (5505) is the first laptop with SmartShift. It offers strong performance and long battery life, but it runs hot and the keyboard isn’t comfortable.
Alienware’s third revision of its m17 laptop is a beast when it comes to power and visuals, but you'll pay a premium for it.
The Surface Go 2 has a bigger screen, longer battery life and better performance than its predecessor, but it gets expensive once you step above the base model.
The Dell XPS 15 (9500) gets slimmer bezels than ever around a 16:10 display, along with Intel’s latest, 10th Gen H-series chips.
The Asus ZenBook Duo UX481 is the best dual-screen laptop yet, combining good battery life with an intuitive UI in a 4-pound package.
Acer’s AMD-powered 2020 refresh of its Acer Swift 3 hides surprising performance under a modest hood.
The MSI GS66 Stealth has the looks of a flagship thin gaming notebook and offers strong gaming performance, but it runs very hot.
Gigabyte’s Aero 17 HDR XB balances content creation and gaming needs while looking like a trim workstation. Its screen, battery life, and performance are quite good.
The new Apple MacBook Air has an excellent keyboard and great speakers, but isn’t as powerful as Windows rivals.
Already an industry leader, the new Dell XPS 13 (9300) adds more screen real estate and an improved keyboard.
The Lenovo ThinkPad P1 (Gen 2) offers slightly dulled workstation level power and premium feel at a small discount, while still fitting in your bag.
The HP ZBook 15 G6 is a powerful but expensive workstation with a Xeon processor and a Quadro RTX GPU.
Acer’s latest iteration of the Swift 5 ultra light is able to keep up with contemporaries at a fraction of the cost.
The Lenovo Yoga C940 has excellent sound quality thanks to a soundbar hinge, though its 4K screen sacrifices battery life.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX502 has a full-sized RTX 2070 in it that offers great performance, but it can get loud under load.
The MSI Prestige 14 is a slim laptop with discrete graphics and above-average battery life. Oh, and it’s pink. Did we mention it’s pink?
With an attractive, solid, lightweight design, great port selection and a good keyboard, HP’s Elite Dragonfly might be the best business convertible you can buy.
The HP Spectre x360 13 has a much longer battery life than rivals and delivers great port selection, but its webcam needs an upgrade.
The HP Pavilion Gaming 15 laptop is an affordable gaming machine with strong performance and loud speakers, but a bland display. Make sure you get enough storage.