| October, 2020
The final laptop in this review is the RCA Viking Pro model with back 2MP webcam and front 2MP webcam with microphone, USB 2.0 port, microUSB 2.0 port, microHDMI port, headphone jack and a 32GB onboard storage memory along with an additional memory via microSD card slot. 6 hours of run time on a full charge, 1.4GHz Quad-Core processor 1GB DDR3 of system memory, and a detachable keyboard offers amazing value. The 10.1 inch IPS screen, impressive 1.4GHz quad-core processor and the apps like the ultra useful WPS Office app are other plus points. Popular media formats are supported by this laptop too.
1.4GHz Quad-Core processor 1GB DDR3 of system memory
6 hours runtime only
Weight: 2.8 lbs
The Lenovo 11.6 inch HD LED display is anti-glare, with a resolution of 1366 x 768. There’s Intel HD Graphics Intel Celeron N3050 1.6GHz (Burst up to 2.16GHz) 2MB Cache, 4GB DDR3, 64GB eMMC solid state drive 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI, 1 x Combo Headphone/Mic Jack, and an advanced 180-degree rotating camera. Powerful cutting-edge processor, along with a sleek and slim design makes it perfect for the thinking and discerning user. This laptop comes with a genuine windows 10 pro, and is 0.88 inches thin with weight of around 2.8 lbs.
Advanced 180 degree rotating camera
anti-glare LED display
No optical drive
Weight: 2.8 pounds
“This 14 inch display laptop in a 13 inch frame has a narrow bezel measuring only 5.4 mm every side. The magnesium alloy chassis weighs just 2.3 lbs having a thinness of 0.58 inches. Enterprise durability ensures military standards are met, let alone professional. Charging the battery from 0 to 50 percent in just 30 minutes, this laptop comes with a 10 hours battery life. Get professional-grade performance with 7th Gen Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5 GHz Processor and Windows 10 Pro featuring Windows Certain and fingerprint security feature
Illuminated spill-resistant backlit keyboard with 1.5mm key travel distance and contoured keys for easy use. This has high capacity storage and is perfect for the multi-tasking individual. Get the latest connectivity with 2x USB 3.1 Type C (Gen 1) ports. 802.11ac (2×2) WiFi in this ultra-portable laptop comes with ASUS dongle (1 x HDMI, 1 USB-A and 1 USB type C).”
13 inch frame, narrow bezel of 5.4mm
Charges to 50% in just 30 minutes
RAM is integrated, not upgradeable
Weight: 2.3 pounds
This super lightweight laptop weighs just about 2 pounds and has a long lasting, 60Wh battery along with a super slim bezel. The 13 Inch Full HD IPS Touch Screen Display offers multiple Inputs, Including USB Type-C. There’s a backlit keyboard, lightweight engineering and innovation that makes usage effortless. With long lasting battery and a thoughtful design, the LG gram laptop offers over 15 hours of usage. This LG gram model comes with the 7th generation, i5 Intel Core Processor, Windows 10 Home, and 8GB RAM with a 256GB SSD. There’s a fingerprint scanner for fast, secure access and a user-friendly keyboard that glows in the dark. Connect with the USB Type C port for high speed data transfer and video output. Combining nano carbon and magnesium, this lightweight computer offers amazing benefits.
Super slim bezel
15 hours of use
RAM not upgradeable easily
Weight: 2.07 lbs
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Yoga has an Intel i7-6500U (2C, 2.5 / 3.1GHz, 4MB, 1866MHz) processor, an 8GB Memory , 256GB SSD, and 14″ TOUCHSCREEN FHD (1920×1080) IPS Anti-glare with Intel HD Graphics 52 making is perfect for pros and photographers alike. Get a load of the amazing features of Lenovo namely Intel 8260 ac + BT4.1, ThinkPad Pen Pro , Fingerprint Reader and Carbon-Fiber Hybrid 3.00 lb body. With 4 flexible modes namely laptop, tent, stand and tablet, this is a versatile 2-in-1 machine that adapts to business with flexible modes for working, presenting, connecting and creating rich images and content. There is a dockable, rechargeable stylus pen alongside too!
Intel i7-6500U (2C, 2.5 / 3.1GHz, 4MB, 1866MHz) processor
14 inch touchscreen FHD
No SIM card slot for 4G LTE
Model#: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Yoga
Weight: 3 pounds
This ASUS Chromebook comes with a flexible 360 degree hinge and a 12.5 inch full HD touchscreen lets you switch effortlessly between tablet and laptop mode. Lightweight at 2.65 pounds and a protective aluminum metal body offers portability like never before. The Intel Core Processor with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM ensures smooth and seamless performance. Get fast efficiency and easy connectivity through the C302. The Chromebook Flip lasts for 10 hours on a single charge and has a blazing fast boot-up time of 3.5 seconds. With the latest and fastest 802.11ac Wi-Fi for speeds up to three times faster than 802.11n, the C302 also features power-efficient Bluetooth 4.0 for instant connectivity.
360 degree hinge model
12.5 inch full HD touchscreen
HDMI port not present
Weight: 2.6 pounds
This Windows 10 ultra portable laptop has a 10.8 inch display with a Quad Core Intel Atom Z8700 1.6Ghz (2.4 GHz burst speed) Processor. This portable laptop has 64 GB Flash Storage, 2 GB RAM.Surface 3 has up to 10 hours of battery life for video playback. The Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac comes with Bluetooth 4.0 technology. Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.0 technology and more makes this a fast, responsive machine. The Microsoft Surface 3 has a 1920×1280 resolution. Light portability and a thin frame weighing less than 1.5 pounds makes this a perfect machine for your needs. 2GB RAM, 64 GB hard drive, and 1 USB port completes the lineup of this laptop which has battery life of 10 hours.
Quad Core Intel Atom Z8700 1.6Ghz (2.4 GHz burst speed) Processor
Bluetooth 4.0 technology
Does not come with a surface pen, which has to be purchased separately
Weight: 1.4 pounds
The HP Elitebook has a 12.5″ (1920×1080) FHD UWVA anti-glare ultra-slim LED-backlit LCD display and comes equipped with HD Graphics 515. Its Intel Core M5-6Y54 processor with dual core 1.1 GHz and 4M cache up to 2.70 GHz powers the machine to perfection. Backlit keyboard, intel wireless AC 8260 dual band and Windows 10 Professional 64 bit make this an awesome deal. It is the unique craftsmanship and exceptional performance that makes this an ultra-portable, Bluetooth enabled laptop a true powerhouse.
LED backlit LCD display
Intel core M5-6Y54 processor with dual core 1.1 GHz ad 4M cache
3.0 to 2.0 USB adapter for a remote mouse or printer
Weight: 2.1 pounds
It’s easy to see why this laptop makes it to the list. The HP Smart Buy 1012 M5-6Y54 12.0 8GB/256 PC Core M5-6Y54, 12.0 WUXGA+ BV UWVA, UMA laptop is equipped with a Webcam, 8GB DDR3 RAM, 256GB SSD, BT, FPR, Windows 10 PRO 64. With a one year warranty, design delivers scalability and flexibility along with price and performance. Screen size is 12 inches and screen resolution is 1920×1080p. Memory speed is massive at 1866 MHz and there is a 256 GB SSD along with an Intel HD Graphics 515 coprocessor. Wireless type is 802.11 G/N, and with 4 USB 3.0 ports. Average battery life is 10.25 hours and hard drive rotational speed equals 2000 RPM.
256 GB SSD
Intel HD Graphics 515 coprocessor
Processor speed less than other comparable models
Weight: 4.5 pounds
The Apple MacBook Air is an ultra-portable laptop with 1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 and Turbo Boost up to 2.7 GHz with 3 MB shared L3 cache. This laptop also has 8GB of 1600 MHz LPDDr3 RAM, with 128 GB Pcle-based flash storage. There’s a 13.3 inch diagonal LED backlit Glossy widescreen display and a 1440×900 resolution Intel HD Graphics 6000. The OS this laptop uses is the El Capitan with up to 12 hours of battery life. The only catch? This laptop lacks a retina display screen. Wireless type connectivity ranges across 802.11abg, 802.11 A/C, 802.11 a/b/g/n, and 802.11A.This machine has an Intel Processor CPU and lightening fast processing speeds.
1.6GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 and Turbo Boost up to 2.7 GHz
Intel HD Graphics 6000
No HDMI port or retina display
Weight: 3 pounds
This Microsoft laptop is a flagship of the brand. The 13.5 inch PixelSense touchscreen display 3000×2000 resolution, the Windows 10 Pro PS, and the inclusion of a Surface Pen makes this a complete package and a real bargain. The laptop is extremely portable at 3.48 pounds and extremely versatile. The Surface Book is a creative machine to power ideas. It offers amazing fluidity and smoothness. Streamline your life with advanced technologies from the Surface Book which comes with simple solutions for complex problems.
13.5 Pixel Sense Technology display
Surface Pen Included
No HDMI port
Weight: 3.5 pounds
The 7thGeneration Intel Core i5-7200U processor of this laptop works up to 3.1 GHz and offers 15.6 inch full widescreen comfy view LED backlit display, with Acer Color Blast technology. The NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 2GB of GDDR5 video memory makes this superb for exceptional graphics. The 8GB DDR4 memory and 256 GB SSD is not the only benefit. This laptop offers up to 12 hours of battery life. With 802.11ac Wi-Fi featuring MU-MIMO technology this is superfast. Two built in stereo speakers and one built-in HD webcam makes this even more exciting for those who want good quality sound and amazing connectivity This laptop has multiple inputs including a HDMI port with HDCP support.
12 hours of battery life
LED backlit display, super internet Wi-Fi speeds
8GB DDR4 memory where other models offer more
Weight: 5.3 pounds
This 14 inch display QHD IPS display is LCD, with wide viewing angle and anti-glare. The battery is 94.24 Wh huge battery capacity for 24/7 productivity. The 7thgeneration Intel Quad Core i7-7700HQ (2.8-3.8 GHz) with a GPU of NVIDIAA GeForce GTX 1060 GDDR5 6GB or NVIDIA optimus. The RAM is 16 GB, 2400 MHz memory and there is storage capacity of 512 GB M. 2 SATA SSD. The OS is Windows 10 Home and there’s a 64 bit auto adjusting backlit keyboard individual macro keys. There’s also an HDMI port and a Type-C USB 3.1 port and exclusive software which buyers can access. Unique aesthetics with aluminum robust body will ensure better durability and a stylish sleek look. It also has massive battery capacity for gaming.
Massive battery capacity
16 GB 2400 MHz RAM
Only ideal for gamers
Model#: Aero 14Wv7-BK4
Weight: 4.2 pounds
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, 16GB RAM and 512 GB PCle SSD provide exceptional performance and the most intense gaming experience for a laptop. Beat Oculus Rift and HTC Vive with the extremely thin chassis of 0.7 inches and a weight of only 4.16 lbs. The 14 inch IPS Full HD display ensures that you get the best gaming experience. This is easily the most advanced gaming notebook with excellent Chroma anti-ghosting keyboard and Killer Wireless AC. The one port to solve all your problems, the Thunderbolt is here with USB and DisplayPort over USB-C. The 14 inch Razer Balde balances power with portability. You get streamlined performance and faster, smoother more detailed game playing options with 16 GB dual channel memory. Now, access the best and most portable laptop for gaming.
16 B dual channel memory
Chroma anti-ghosting keyboard
Weight: 4.3 lbs
The Lenovo Yoga 910 is a laptop which never ceases to amaze or impress. The 7thgeneration Intel Core i7-7500 U mobile processor offers an ultra-low voltage platform and a dual core, 4 way processing performance. There’s 16 GB memory for multitaskers and gamers and a flash based SSD. Intel HD Graphics 620 on processor graphics with shared video memory provide daily image quality and a 13.9 inch 4K ultra HD IPS multi-touch with integrated camera Pluse Fingerprint reader. A 4 cell 48 watt hour Li-Polymer battery and a Bluetooth version 4.1 make this the best buy for your hard earned cash. With full HD matte and millions of colors per key, this is a powerful machine.
Flash Based SSD with no moving parts
7thgeneration Intel Core i7-7500U mobile processor
Less storage space than a hard drive
Weight: 3.1 pounds
This Acer laptop has a 6th Generation Intel Core i5-6200U Processor 2.3GHz (Up to 2.8GHz)and a 13.3 inch Full HD Widescreen IPS Comfy View LED-backlit Display. With 8GB LPDDR3 memory and 256 GB SSED, this is a laptop which is a compact powerhouse. Extra thin at 0.57 inches and portable as can be, it offers 11 hours of battery life. Fast start up, 3 times faster wireless than the standard and new USB 3.1 Type C ports for super fast data transfers and quick device charging make sure this laptop never sleeps. The precision touchpad, Bluelight Shield Feature, adjustable two stage backlit keyboard and improved hardware makes it perfect for accomplishing all tasks on this device. Aspire S 13 has an innovative feel and uses premium materials. Windows 10 Home and technologies like Instant Go along with digital assistant Cortana add further to this laptop.
LED backlit display full HD widescreen IPS comfy view
BlueLight Shield Feature
Cortana availability depends on region
Weight: 2.9 pounds
The HP Spectre x360, 2-in-1 15.6 inch laptop has a 4K ultra HD Touchscreen and dual core, 4 way processing providing maximal power efficiency. 16 GB DDR4-2133 SDRAM for intense multitasking and gaming make this great for any type of end user. The 512 GB Solid State Drive Pcle NVMe 4×3 Lane, flash based SSD with no moving parts leads to easier access and faster boot-up time. This touchscreen laptop has a 3840×2160 resolution display for impressive clarity and color. The NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics is driven by 2GB of dedicated video memory to render quality images. The OS is Windows 10, the processor is a 7thGeneration Intel Core i& 7500U-Processor. The display is 15.6 inch diagonal Brightview WLED backlit narrow bezel and the laptop comes with digital pen and blazing fast Thunderbolt USB charge.
Thunderbolt USB charge
16 GB DDR4-2133 SDRAM
Just 2 GB dedicated video memory
Weight: 4.4 pounds
This Apple MacBook Pro comes with a 13.3-inch TFT LED-backlit Active-Matrix Retina Display with IPS Technology. Equipped with a 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution, and Mac OS X Sierra, it has Intel HD Graphics of 5300. The Wireless LAN 802.11abg n/ac with Bluetooth v4.0 and two USB v3.1 display ports plus HDMI make it perfect for connectivity. The 78 key full-sized keyboard has multi-touch gestures, and force touch trackpad. It has a built-in lithium polymer battery providing 9 hours of wireless WED usage. It’s 2.7 GHz Dual Core Intel Core M3 Processor with a Turbo Boost of up to 2.2 GHz with 4MB shared L3 cache and 8 GB of 1866MHz DDR3L RAM and 256 GB Pcle based onboard flash storage make this super portable 13.3 inch MacBook the perfect choice. Capable of rendering 3 million pixels, its Retina display is amazing, as pixels cannot be seen by the naked eye.
78 key full sized keyboard
Active Matrix Retina Display
One USB C port on headphone jack only
Weight: 7.2 ounces
Dell XPS 9350-1340SLV has an Intel Core i5-6200u 2.5 GHz processor, Intel HD Graphics 520, 8 GB LPDDR3RAM and a 128 GB SSD storage, with a 13.3 inch full HD screen of 1920×1080 pixels. Machined aluminum display back, Windows 10 Home 64-Bit and a Silver base offers a stunning, sleek design. The borderless infinityEdge display fits a 13 inch display on the size of a laptop of around 11 inches. The minimal bezel frees up screen space and the thinnest frame of just 5.2mm ensures ease of use. At 400-nit, it is brighter than a typical panel, with high color gamut of 72% and contrast ratio of 1000:1. Small in size, but big on performance, this laptop boots up in seconds.
Corning glass display cover
Contrast ratio of 1000:1
No TPM module, or HDMI port
Weight: 2.8 pounds
The ASUS ZenBook UX33OUA-A54 is a 13.3 inch ultra slim wonder with built-in fingerprint reader with one touch login through Windows Hello feature. Windows 10 comes pre-installed in this laptop and it has the latest 7thgeneration Intel i5-7200U 2.5 GHz processor for turbo to 3.1 GHz. With fast storage and memory of around 256GB SSD with 8GB DDR3 RAM, this laptop offers effortless connectivity and is sleek and lightweight at 2.6 lbs, with a durable aluminum body for comfortable portability. Glass covered precision touchpad, diamond-cut chamfered surround and Windows 10 touchscreen functions provide the best user experience. The ZenBook UX330 has an anti-glare display and a wide viewing angle of 178 degrees too. Its ergonomic full-size keyboard has optimal 1.5 mm key travel, a rubber grip palm rest and wide touchpad for stimulating the touchscreen for effortless Windows gesture control. The SonicMaster creates pre-set sound profiles for increased value for the audiophile.
7thgeneration Intel i5-7200U 2.5 GHz processor
Just 2 USB 3.0 ports
Weight: 2.6 pounds