A few days ago, the foreign media BusinessInsider released 11 of the most outstanding laptops in 2016. Apple, Asus, Lenovo, Acer, Dell, Microsoft and other world-renowned PC manufacturer brands have all been on the list. Come and Xiaolei (WeChat ID: Leitech) Let’s take a look.
Acer Chromebook R11: for users with a small budget
BusinessInsider believes that the current Chromebook is more valuable to most people than cheap Windows. If you usually only browse the web or work in the office, the Acer Chromebook R11 running Chrome OS is sufficient to meet your needs. It supports running For Android applications, the keyboard and touchpad are all good. The 4GB RAM version can be purchased for less than 300 US dollars (about 2080 yuan).
However, all Chromebooks currently on the market are more or less flawed. The disadvantages of Acer’s notebook include the screen is too small (11 inches), the resolution is low (768p), and it cannot browse too many web pages.
Dell Chromebook 13: The best Chromebook on the market
Speaking of the Chromebook’s masterpiece is the Dell Chromebook 13, which has almost no obvious flaws in actual performance. The average battery life of 10-12 hours is outstanding enough, and the keyboard feels very good. The disadvantage is that it is expensive and comes standard. USD 430 (about RMB 2988 yuan), the touch screen version is priced at USD 630 (about RMB 4378 yuan).
Acer Aspire E5-57G-53VG: representative of mid-range notebooks
Acer Aspire E5-57G-53VG is priced at $ 590 (about RMB 3822), you can buy: clear 1080P resolution screen, Core i5 processor, 8GB storage, 256GB solid-state drive, NVIDIA GPU although old Point but enough for daily use. Disadvantages include non-IPS screens, a lot of useless pre-installed software, flat design, and not the latest seven-generation Core processors.
Asus Zenbook UX330UA: a cost-effective ultrabook
Ultrabooks are big because of their lightness, but the configuration has become a major flaw in this type of product. Asus Zenbook UX330UA achieves a balance between configuration, weight and price. 7th-generation i5, 1080P screen, 8GB RAM, 256GB solid-state hard disk, backlit keyboard, rich interface, support for fingerprint recognition, battery life is also good. The disadvantage is that the speaker performance is disappointing and there is no touch screen.
Dell XPS13: A laptop that is said to be bad but still recommended
The Dell XPS series is known for its ultra-narrow bezels, which can bring great visual enjoyment. XPS13, as a small-screen mid-range series, provides excellent portability, performance, and design. Aluminum cover + carbon fiber C surface design, colorful screen, comfortable keyboard operation, seven generations of Core, outstanding battery life are all attractive parts of the product, slightly regret is that it does not support fingerprint recognition, appearance changes in recent generations Not big.
HP Spectre x360: an excellent notebook that will surpass the XPS13
The HP Spectre x360 is one of the best 2-in-1 notebooks this year. It has an outstanding battery life, a touch screen, a 256GB hard drive, a Core i7 processor, and fingerprint recognition. However, the problems are insufficient excuses, excessive fan noise, and the use of a touch screen to easily rotate the shaft.
Lenovo Yoga 910: Ultra-narrow frame combined with hinge design
The Lenovo Yoga 910 has a 14-inch screen + ultra-narrow bezel, and a strap-style hinge. It runs extremely fast, displays well, the keyboard input is very smooth, and the battery life is good. However, because of the ultra-narrow design, the camera is located at the bottom of the screen like the XPS13, and lacks the right Shift button.
Razer Blade Stealth: Competitively priced
The Razer Blade Stealth does a good job in appearance and texture. The backlit keyboard can be customized in colors and patterns, and it also combines a 7th generation Core, 12.5-inch 2K touch screen, plus a price of less than 7,000 yuan. The disadvantages are that the battery life is average, the fan noise is too large, the USB interface is less, and there is no SD card slot.
Microsoft Surface Book
Microsoft Surface Book has a beautiful magnesium alloy body + two-in-one detachable design, the latest i7 processor, but the GPU is not suitable for playing large games. Disadvantages are that the price is relatively expensive, the second is that there is no USB-C interface, and the third is that the weight is higher than similar products.
Apple’s new MacBook Pro
The new MBP configuration is powerful enough, and some versions provide six generations of Core compression processors to meet various performance users. Touch Bar interaction will be interesting to some consumers, but the price is still high, and the level of innovation is not great, which is attractive to old users. Not strong enough. In addition, the keyboard feels retrogressive, the interface is too few, and the battery life is lower than expected.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (OLED) Edition
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga has excellent industrial design, OLED screen display is excellent, rotating screen design is very good, keyboard, battery life, system stability is also excellent. But its price is too high, even if the Core i5 version is tens of thousands, there is no USB-C interface.