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Best Windows 8 laptops

 PC Advisor reviews the Top 5 best Windows 8 laptops you can buy in the UK right now.

Toshiba Satellite Z930-10X

  • RatingRated 8 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 15 October 12
  • RRP: £799 inc. VAT

Weighing just over 1kg, Toshiba's Satellite Z930 Ultrabook is quite a marvel of engineering.


 

Asus Zenbook UX32A reviewAsus Zenbook UX32A review

  • RatingRated 8 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 18 October 12
  • RRP: £799 inc. VAT

The Asus Zenbook UX32A offers a familiar line-up of features for a cheaper Ultrabook.


 

Samsung 550P7C review

  • RatingRated 8 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 8 October 12
  • RRP: £850 inc. VAT

The Samsung 550P7C is a capable 17in laptop with power to spare for general computing and Windows games.


 

Lenovo IdeaPad U410 review

  • RatingRated 8 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 25 October 12
  • RRP: £649 inc. VAT

The Lenovo IdeaPad U410 isn’t the fastest Ultrabook we’ve seen, but it’s difficult to complain about this laptop, given its designer looks and sensible price.


 

Sony Vaio S Series SVS1311N9E

  • RatingRated 7 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 10 September 12
  • RRP: £899 inc. VAT

Sony's new S Series includes both 13in and 15in models with Ivy Bridge processors.


 

HP Envy 4-1020ea reviewHP Envy 4-1020ea review

  • RatingRated 6 out of 10
  • Reviewed on: 16 October 12
  • RRP: £699 inc. VAT

The HP Envy 4-1020ea is a good looking and well-made laptop for the price.


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