When choosing the right laptop it all comes down to what you are willing to spend and what you plan to use it for. After looking at several of the best devices this year and analyzing dozens of professional reviews and user opinions, we bring you the best of the best in a handful of popular categories.
Apple Mac hardware update: iMac goes VR, MacBooks get timid Kaby update, iMac Pro arrives in December
Of all the ultrathin laptops I've reviewed, the ZenBook 3 is most like Apple's MacBook from a design perspective. It packs a 12.5" display, an edge-to-edge keyboard, and a single USB-C port for charging and all connectivity. Where the ZenBook pulls away from the MacBook is on the inside, packing a lot more processing punch.
Apple's decision to remove all but USB-C ports from MacBook Pros has brought yet another controversy to Apple customers this year, however the new MacBooks are still a tad faster, they're thinner and lighter, screens are better, and an all-new OLED Touch Bar brings novelty as well. Check out what the first reviews of the MBP 13" model and the 15" MacBook Pro have to say.