Speedy start up and shut down, thanks to the 256-gigabyte SSD drive (with room for extra storage). Speaker quality is superior to many similar models. The sleek design and light weight — a mere 5.5 pounds — make the Lenovo great for traveling.
Battery life isn't the best, and the display tends to be dim.
This is a gamer's laptop that doesn't scream "gamer's laptop". The red keyboard backlighting is understated. If you want to add a second SSD or HDD drive, mounting ware is included.
Graphics are passable if you're not doing photography or design work.
Even though this MSI doesn't include an SSD, the 16 gigabytes of Intel Optane Memory compensates well. The Steelseries keyboard comes with an optional red backlight, and the keys are big for easy typing.
Some users complain about the unusual keyboard layout and short battery life.
Unless you're doing some heavy gaming, the Dell's fan runs pretty quietly. This model comes with a fingerprint scanner and a sturdy keyboard that's nice to type on. Also comes with 8 gigabytes of memory, a 128-gigabyte SSD and 1-terabyte HDD.
This model is on the bulkier side, and can take longer to charge.
Solid build, despite being made of plastic. Comes with a 128-gigabyte SSD, 8 gigabytes of RAM, and a full RGB backlit keyboard that can be turned off at your leisure. The 17.3-inch screen provides ample display room
Speaker quality tends to be tinny.
If you’re looking for a powerful computer that does everything you need at home or on the go without a bunch of cables and wires, there are laptops that can get the job done. You should have an idea of what your main uses for your desktop are and whether the laptop you choose can handle them. Many gaming laptops sport processors and impressive RAM of 16 or 32GB, which is enough for most people’s needs, whether you’re a gamer or not. A SSD is a great option for those looking for speed and impressive storage. You may want to consider laptops with large screens or possibly an additional display. To ensure the longevity of your laptop, look for a model that is easily upgradable.
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