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Laptop Reviews

Laptops are evolving at a dramatic pace, and this is the place to track their progress, or lack thereof. The best laptop is out there, and our laptop reviews dig deep into what’s new from the world’s biggest manufacturers to help you find it. From each new iteration of the Apple MacBook and Microsoft Surface to what’s coming up from likes of Dell, HP, Lenovo, and more, The Verge has you covered.

The best laptop you can buy in 2022

The best laptops for you, from ultraportables to high-powered editing machines

Dell XPS 15 review: too hot to handle

Dell is pushing the limits of the XPS 15’s slim chassis

Razer Blade 17 (2022) review: faster and cooler than ever

Cutting through games like a hot Blade

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 review: the price is no longer right

Alienware X14 review: fast and thin, but far from perfect

Smaller size, smaller performance

HP Chromebook x360 14c review: a stepping stone to something great

MSI GS76 Stealth review: big-screen gaming for a better price

A big gaming laptop with a price tag that’s only kind of extravagant

Dell XPS 17 review: big screen dream

Master of the multitask


Intel takes a bite out of Apple

Alder Lake mobile is nothing to sneeze at

MSI GE76 Raider review: Alder Lake is good, with caveats

A triumph for Intel, but a shrug from us

MSI Creator Z16 review: thin isn’t everything

Asus Zenbook 14X OLED review: a cool but impractical laptop

Asus Vivobook Pro 14 OLED review: snappy performance and a smooth screen

Samsung Galaxy Book Pro (13-inch) review: a travel buddy

Huawei MateBook 16 review: a nose(cam) short of great

Asus Chromebook Flip CX5 review: the 15-inch Chromebook to beat

Alienware X17 review: pretty pixels for a pretty penny

It delivers the 4K future I’ve been waiting for, but it came at a weird time


Apple MacBook Pro 14 and 16 review: return to form

Nearly perfect

Acer Aspire Vero review: for a better footprint, find a better laptop

Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 review: overpriced and underpowered

Razer Blade 15 Advanced review: the new hotness

Microsoft Surface Laptop Studio review: back to the drawing board

Microsoft Surface Go 3 review: left behind

The tradeoffs aren’t worth it anymore


Microsoft Surface Pro 8 review: the best of both worlds

This is the best Surface Pro we’ve seen in years

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 (2021) review: cut by the Blade

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 9 review: ninth time’s the charm

Lenovo has nailed the ThinkPad formula