Whether you’re a student on a budget or a recent grad looking to upgrade, the market for laptops has never looked better. From wallet-friendly Chromebooks to Windows 8-powered multimedia powerhouses, there’s a notebook out there for just about everyone. What’s more, many of today’s laptops pack Intel’s latest Core processors, tons of space for all of your movies and enough battery life to get you through those all-night cram sessions. But of all the great laptops out there for students, these are the 10 that should be at the top of your list.
If you're in the market for a budget-friendly laptop for taking notes and getting online with ease, take a look at Toshiba's Chromebook 13-inch. The first Chromebook to receive a Laptop Mag Editors' Choice award, the $275 Toshiba Chromebook features a colorful display, booming speakers and strong overall performance. Better still, this Chrome OS-powered laptop gives you more than 8 hours of battery life before calling it quits. That's a lot of YouTube watching--er--research.