Best & Worst Laptop Brands 2014

notebook-brands-sf-2014-v2

When readers ask us (and they often do), “What laptop should I buy?”, most of them really mean, “Which brand name should I look for?” That’s a tough question to answer, because there are so many factors to consider. How did a company’s systems perform on our benchmark tests? How good is the company’s support? Are the company’s systems well made on both the inside and the outside?

The answers to all of these questions matter, especially as companies experiment more with laptop-tablet hybrids. That’s why every year, we pit the biggest brands on the market against one another in the battle to end all battles, with the ultimate goal of telling you which companies deserve your hard-earned cash.

Best and Worst Laptop Brands 2014


LEAVE A REPLY
Name*
Email* (will not be published)
Website
*Indicates required field
Comments*
Submit Comments

  1. Steve Little Says:

    Sony design only gets 9 points? This is crazy! Vaio laptops are still uber-sexy! Way overpriced, but sexy. Back then even Steve Jobs wanted to put OSX on Vaio laptops.

  2. Hemanth Kumar Says:

    How does that “software” thing works? Mac get full 5 while Windows notebooks gets 4 or less..

  3. jitu Says:

    suggest me which laptop is cheap and best

  4. Ethos Says:

    your rating sucks !!
    the best is acer .. u just apple fanboys bcos u from usa yeah hp and dell must be on good place ..
    crap
    acer best !

  5. Mohsin Nasar Says:

    I need brands laptop.Please you brand laptop my free my give me.Please wait free laptop my come home.
    Are you free laptop my give me?
    I need reply.
    Thank you,

  6. lee Says:

    nice computers can i buy one

  7. lee Says:

    can we make a deal guys

  8. Onkar B Says:

    They just listed alphabetically!!!!

  9. Bruce Says:

    Well I won’t come back to this BS website. As soon as I see 5 out of 5 for MAC OSX, I know what kind of editor wrote this article; some MAC lover with a biased opinion. Probably only knows how to use an iPhone and iPad too.

  10. gary Says:

    Based on the comments I’ve read, you people are all too stupid to be on the internet, nevermind allowed out in the world at large. Learn how to spell and punctuate before you try to offer an opinion.

  11. Jodie Clark Says:

    Im looking for the best laptop for a online business for $500 or underthat is i5 or more can you help me out .

    Thank you

    Jodie Clark

  12. Deepti nanda Says:

    Hi i am looking for a netbook and need help..my requirements are longer battery about6-8 hrs and more if possible and hd video pkayback with good viewing angles.
    Please let me know if u have any suggetion.

    Thanks.

  13. Adesanmi Adedotun Says:

    Gosh, Hp my favourite does not fall with in the first top 4… Not really disappointed but a bit.

  14. Peter Says:

    You are one of the worst laptop websites on internet.

  15. suzanne Says:

    yes i’m thinking about buying a toshiba, C75D-A7370 laptop can you tell me if this is a good one are what , I do a lot of photos and work with them ,

  16. janet archer Says:

    I’m a college student and working mother.And also on a budget. I am looking for a good laptop that has Microsoft office 2013 already installed in it,to be able to do my school work on it.I already have 2010 in my home computer and was told that 2013 and 2010 are Quite different programs.What would you suggest for a laptop.no more than 450.00, 500.00 tops.thank you janet.

FIND A REVIEW
Laptops
All Product Types Accessories Cars Digital Camcorders Digital Cameras eReaders GPS Laptops MP3 & Video Players Projectors Smartphones Software Storage Tablets / MIDs VoIP Wi-Fi
All Subcategories
All Subcategories All-Purpose Budget Business Desktop Replacement Gaming Multimedia Netbook Nettop Rugged Student Tablet PCs Ultraportable
Brand
Acer Alienware Apple Archos ASUS Averatec BenQ CTL Corp. Dell Digital Storm eMachines Emtec Everex Fujitsu GammaTech Gateway General Dynamics Getac Gigabyte Hercules HP HTC iBuyPower Intel Lenovo MSI Nokia Nvidia OCZ OLPC OQO Origin Panasonic Sager Samsung Sony Sylvania Systemax TabletKiosk Toshiba Verizon Viewsonic Viliv VooDoo Workhorse PC ZT Systems
Minimum Rating
Any Rating Editor's Choice 4.5 Stars 4.0 Stars 3.5 Stars 3.0 Stars
Screen Size
10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 20 4 5 6 7 8 9
Resolution
1024x576 1024x600 1024x768 1200X800 1280 x 720 1280x1024 1280x768 1280x800 1366x678 1366x768 1440x1050 1440x900 1600x768 1600x900 1680x1050 1680x945 1920x1080 1920x1200 800x400 800x480
Weight Range
10.1 - 12.0 pounds 12.1 - 14.0 pounds 14.1 - 16.0 pounds 2 lbs 2 pounds and under 2+ lbs 2.1 - 4.0 pounds 4.1 - 6.0 pounds 6.1 - 8.0 pounds 8.1 - 10.0 pounds Over 16 pounds Under 2 pounds
more options
SUBSCRIBE