As of 2015, some of the best-rated PC laptops include the Apple MacBook Air, Dell Inspiron 5000 Series and HP Spectre x360, according to PCMag.com. The site rates the laptops with 4.5, four and four out of five stars, respectively. TopTenReviews.com and CNET.com give all three laptops favorable ratings.
Elegant and lightweight, the aluminium unibody 13-inch MacBook Air is ultra-portable, has an updated Intel processor and contains more than 12 hours of battery life. Ideal for multimedia projects, the 17-inch Dell Inspiron is affordable, offers good performance and has over five hours of battery life. The 13-inch HP Spectre is a compact convertible-hybrid laptop with an extra-wide touchpad and over 8 hours of battery life.