Laptop reviews

Show all Laptops: Reviews News
Dell XPS 15 (2016) review: Pursuing perfection
5.0 stars

Dell XPS 15 (2016) review: Pursuing perfection

By

Laptops can usually be split into one of a few different camps. There are chunky gaming laptops that'll give you back-ache, but can handle running The Witcher 3 like no other. There are super-ultra slim laptops with amazing battery life. Or those fancy... >>

Lenovo Yoga 900 review: Flexing its design muscle
4.5 stars

Lenovo Yoga 900 review: Flexing its design muscle

By

Laptops are going through a change. But is it a kind of growing-up or that last pre-retirement crisis? Machines like the Lenovo Yoga 900 and Microsoft Surface Book want us to believe it's more the former than the latter. The Lenovo Yoga 900 takes what... >>

HP EliteBook Folio preview: Super-slim laptop means business

HP EliteBook Folio preview: Super-slim laptop means business

By

It may well be a business laptop, but the HP EliteBook Folio sure does mean business. This slender workhorse is a mere 12.4mm thin - making it even more trim than the 12-inch MacBook. How's that possible? As the EliteBook Folio uses an Intel Core M processor... >>

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA review: Flippin' good value
4.0 stars

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA review: Flippin' good value

By

Asus doesn't half like to stick it to Apple when it can. First the ZenBook UX305 from last year showed Apple up by being what the rapidly-ageing MacBook Airs should be. Now the Asus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA laughs right in the face of the 12-inch... >>

Razer enters ultrabook territory with this new beaut: Blade Stealth

Razer enters ultrabook territory with this new beaut: Blade Stealth

By

Razer came out with a new Blade laptop at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, and all we have to say about it is: yaaas! First of all... if you're not familiar with Razer's range of Blade laptops, you should know that they are primarily meant for gamers and usually... >>

LG Gram 15 preview: When is a MacBook not a MacBook?

LG Gram 15 preview: When is a MacBook not a MacBook?

By

Before CES even started, LG released details on a new version of its Gram laptop that has a massive 15.6-inch screen yet still weighs light as a feather. It also has a greatly reduced bezel around the display, so is barely larger than a 14-inch device.... >>

HP Spectre x360 (2016) preview: OLED ace might be the best looking laptop ever

HP Spectre x360 (2016) preview: OLED ace might be the best looking laptop ever

By

The original Spectre x360 saw HP assert its strengths in the laptop market. It was, and is, one great looking, great functioning laptop. For 2016 it's gone one better for the refresh by incorporating a 13.3-inch OLED panel into the design. And boy does... >>

Lenovo Yoga 900S preview: Super slim, super light 12.5-inch convertible ace

Lenovo Yoga 900S preview: Super slim, super light 12.5-inch convertible ace

By

Back in October 2015 Lenovo showed off its Yoga 900, a 13.3-inch convertible laptop that boasted the slimmest build of any with an Intel Core i processor at its heart. Fast-forward to January 2016 and the smaller scale and even slimmer 12.5-inch Yoga... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: Brilliant, bar battery life
4.0 stars

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: Brilliant, bar battery life

By

Microsoft is probably smiling gleefully: it's got the upper hand on Apple, with the Surface Pro 4 really shaking its tail-feather at the iPad Pro. For the Surface Pro 4 is the most refined and comprehensive model in the Surface series yet - if you're... >>

Apple iMac with Retina 5K display (2015) review: Pixel-packed powerhouse
5.0 stars

Apple iMac with Retina 5K display (2015) review: Pixel-packed powerhouse

By

Apple introduced the world to a 5K-resolution version of the 27-inch iMac last year and, well, it was an absolutely fantastic workhorse that not only looked the part, but performed it too. For 2015, the Cupertino company has not only made the 5,120 x... >>