When it comes to buying a Windows laptop or PC, you may not know just where to start, but that's where we come in. We provide the very best laptop and desktop reviews we can so you'll always know what's happening in the PC world. With so many great devices flooding the market, we'll help break down everything you need to know before you buy — from pricing, to specs, battery life, durability and much, much more. No matter if you're looking for a great gaming PC from Alienware, the perfect Surface for you, a workstation from Dell, or multi-purpose device from Lenovo — we'll do the hard work so you don't have to.
The 300Hz display on the Razer Blade 15 is way ahead of its time
Our favorite gaming laptop now has a 300Hz display option and it's smoother than your eyes can really see.
Review: Razer Blade Pro 17 (2020) stuns in all the right ways
The refreshed Blade Pro 17 for early 2020 brings a stunning 4K touch display with 120Hz refresh a more affordable 300Hz full HD option. Combined with an RTX 2080 Super Max-Q GPU and a blazing fast eight-core Core i7, this portable desktop replacement gets it nearly all right. Here is how it holds up, and what we like about Razer's giant portable gaming rig.
Review: Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Yoga (Gen 5) brings new CPUs, features
The premium ThinkPad X1 Yoga has been refreshed for a fifth generation, and while it's not as big a step as third-gen to fourth-gen, there are still some new features to check out.
Review: Should you buy the AMD or Intel version of the ThinkPad T14s?
The ThinkPad T490s has been refreshed and rebranded to the ThinkPad T14s. It's still thin, light, and packing a ton of features. We used both the AMD and Intel versions to see which one comes out on top.
Review: Intel-based Acer Swift 3 is a different beast than the AMD version
The Intel-based Acer Swift 3 (SF313-52) isn't just a hardware switch from AMD. A 3:2 display with great color, Thunderbolt 3, and better battery life are some of the perks that come with this model.
Review: IdeaPad Gaming 3i 15 is good for basic gaming and productivity
The IdeaPad Gaming 3i 15 is available as a cheaper option next to the Legion series. It's not as focused on gaming in terms of features and hardware, making it good also for work during the day. We go in-depth to explain.
Review: Lenovo's Legion 5i 15 offers mid-range, unthrottled gaming power
Lenovo did away with the Y500 branding to usher in the Legion 5i, a 15-inch gaming laptop that starts at a great price. Will Lenovo faithfuls find it lives up to the name? And will it attract new gamers?
Review: Lenovo Flex 5G brings high speed internet to a long-lasting laptop
Lenovo's new always-connected ARM-based laptop is also the very first to support highspeed 5G connectivity. With excellent performance and very long battery life, the Flex 5G is one of the best Qualcomm-based PCs yet, but it comes at a steep price that most people won't value.
Acer's Spin 3 has some definite pros, but the budget market is heating up
Acer's Spin 3 refreshed for 2020 has a lighter and thinner chassis as well as some interesting features that make the budget price look quite appealing. But how does it fare in a budget market that's recently become quite competitive?
Review: HONOR MagicBook 14 is a fun, low-cost notebook with one drawback
Those on a budget with just $550 may want to consider HONOR's MagicBook 14. While it runs a last-gen AMD Ryzen processor, the core features of this notebook are better than most in this price range. Here's our quick review of why you should (and shouldn't) get this affordable laptop.
Should you get a Surface Book 3 or a Razer Blade 15?
The Surface Book 3 and Razer Blade 15 aren't really targeted at the same type of buyer, but there's still a good bit of crossover between the two. So which should you get? That mostly depends what you want to use it for.
Review: HP ENVY x360 13 with AMD Ryzen is our pick for mid-range 2-in-1
HP refreshes its budget-friendly ENVY x360 13-inch laptop for 2020 by embracing AMD's latest Ryzen Mobile 4000 chips. With pricing starting as low at $650 and excellent design and display, it's easy to call this the best budget convertible pick for 2020.
Review: New XPS 15 continues Dell's winning streak ... with one exception
After five years, Dell has finally redesigned its flagship XPS 15 laptop, and it mostly succeeds. For 2020, there's a taller display aspect, a return to Sharp IGZO, and the latest CPUs from Intel. Despite our concern over the trackpad, the new XPS 15 is a winner.
Acer's Swift 3 is a cheap way to get your hands on AMD Ryzen 4000 power
The refreshed Acer Swift 3 is a relatively lightweight 14-inch notebook packed with AMD Ryzen 7 4700U CPU. It's well within the budget range, but the display takes a hit to keep the price down.
Review: The IdeaPad Flex 5 14 is an able laptop with a sorry display
Lenovo's IdeaPad Flex 5 14 with AMD Ryzen 4000 mobile CPU options delivers strong performance and battery life. It's available at a great price, but the display won't appeal to everyone.