The Lenovo Flex 5G is the nicest Arm-based Windows PC, but the 5G isn’t all that notable when networks aren’t built out.
The ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 offers incremental improvements,though its hefty price tag limits the clientele who would benefit most from it.
Asus’ ROG Zephyrus M15 (GU502) is a solid attempt at an understated mainstream gamer. But the AMD-powered G14 model is a better choice for most people.
The Asus TUF Gaming A15 gaming laptop proved it can go toe-to-toe with competitors in our benchmarks. But its screen makes things look bland.
Sleek design, plenty of ports and a comfy keyboard make the ThinkPad X1 Carbon (Gen 8) a productivity powerhouse.
The ZenBook 13 holds a unique place in the ultraportable market thanks to discrete graphics and proprietary convenience features.
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?
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.
The 16-inch MacBook Pro has a big screen, improved keyboard and long battery life, but it’s time to add some more ports.
The MSI Alpha 15 has a CPU and GPU from AMD, but performance is middling. It tries to make up for that with its screen and keyboard.
The Dell G3 15 has sleek looks for a budget gaming PC and offers strong performance for the price, but the tradeoff is a bland display.
The Asus ROG Mothership offers strong performance in a distinct design with amazing speakers. But it’s very expensive, and far from quiet.
Dell’s latest premium convertible sports a bright screen and long battery life, but if you’re spending this much, there may be better options.
The Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (15-inch) is an attractive, thin 15-inch notebook -- and it finally has USB Type-C. But what about performance and battery life?
The Microsoft Surface Pro X is plagued with app compatibility issues, but it shows amazing growth in Microsoft’s Surface design.
The Dell XPS 13 is an attractive laptop with strong performance and a bright display, but you shouldn’t get the base configuration.
Razer’s revamped Blade Pro 17 brings RTX graphics and and a smaller footprint, but if you want more than 512GB of storage or a high-res display, you'll have to pay more than $3,500.