The 10 Best Laptops of 2012
Best All-Purpose Notebook: Lenovo Ideapad Y580 ($1,099)
Think Lenovo notebooks are just for the business crowd? The Y580 boasts a gorgeous 1080p display, punchy speakers, a comfortable backlit Accutype keyboard and a spacious and accurate trackpad. Under the hood is a 2.3-GHz quad-core Intel Core i7-3610QM CPU, 8GB of RAM, a 1TB 5,400-rpm hard drive and a 32GB SSD cache, and powerful Nvidia GeForce GTX 660M GPU with 2GB of VRAM. In other words, you can game on this notebook without paying through the nose.