Tiger Lake and Intel Evo certification come to the XPS 13 2-in-1 in this new model, which is powerful but held back by a lackluster keyboard.
The HP ZBook Create G7 is a workstation with consumer-level parts that offers content creators high-level performance while sacrificing GPU power on traditional business workstation tasks.
The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go shrinks down the company’s trademark good design and comfortable keyboard, but some of the specs you get for the price are questionable.
Asus’ new ZenBook 13 brings Intel’s new Tiger Lake CPUs, allowing it to seriously up its power while remaining affordable compared to peers.
The Acer Predator Triton 300 is a thin gaming laptop, and Nvidia Max-Q Dynamic Boost can earn it a few extra frames in some games. But there's too much bloatware on this machine.
The Razer Blade Stealth 13 is an ultrabook with a GPU, but is best only for light gaming, and you can do better for productivity.
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.