The second wave of covid-19 thrusts us back into our homes, and mission work from home begins again. Now, looking at a maximum number of professionals working from home, everyone needs and wants to own the best laptop to finish off work and enjoy their extra hours with their family or with their other ventures. So, whether you’re looking for a laptop with massive battery life or one with a magical crisp display, here is our list of top 5 laptops for work from home culture:
Dell XPS 13 (9300)
|CPU||8th generation Intel Core i5 – i7|
|Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics 620|
|Storage||256GB – 1TB SSD|
|Screen||13.3-inch FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – 4k (3840 x 2160)|
We’re beginning our list with an expertly designed Dell XPS 13 (9300) that combines tremendous power in a stylish thin, and stunningly small body. The award-winning 13.3″ laptop offers a Full-HD+ display, and it is powered by 8th generation Intel Core i5 and i7. The laptop boasts over 12 hours of battery life, and the webcam is now placed right above the screen that helps you attend video calls more smoothly. The i5 variant of the Dell XPS 13 features 8GB RAM with a 512GB SSD is priced at Rs 1,50,990, while the i7 model features 16GB RAM with a 1TB SSD is priced at Rs 1,95,790; the prices are hefty, but with all the features it stands tall in front of its other competitors.
MacBook Pro 13″
|CPU||8th-generation Intel Core i5 – 10th-generation Intel Core i7|
|Graphics||Intel Iris Plus Graphics 645|
|RAM||Up to 32GB|
|Storage||256GB – 4TB SSD|
|Screen||13-inch Retina display with True Tone|
Apple’s newly refreshed Apple MacBook Pro 13″ is powered by the new M1 processor and sets the benchmark for performance and battery life. If you’re a video editor and looking to decorate your editing table, then MacBook Pro 13″ is one of the best options you have in the market, as it works splendidly with FCP, Adobe Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve, and more. Along with a magic keyboard, retina display and all other premium features, the new MacBook Pro 13″ provides an exceptionally well battery that keeps the device running for a long time. The 8GB memory and 256GB storage configuration model costs Rs 1,22,900.
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3
|CPU||Quad-core 10th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-i7|
|Graphics||Intel® Iris™ Plus|
|RAM||Up to 16 GB|
|Storage||Up to 512GB|
|Screen||13.5″ / 15” Touchscreen PixelSense™ Display|
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 is the most traditional laptop you would see in the market but it promises fast performance, premium design and a touch screen experience. It has been redesigned from the inside out to impact productivity. The laptop is powered by the latest 10th Gen Intel Core™ Processor with improved graphics and up to 16GB RAM and 512GB of storage. It has an exceptionally well-designed keyboard and trackpad, and it only takes about an hour to reach 80% of the battery, and when charged fully, it lasts up to 11 hours. The prices start at Rs. Rs 1,01,990 for the 128GB storage variant, and move up to Rs 1,27,990 for the 256GB.
HP Spectre x360
|CPU||Intel Core i7-1065G7|
|Graphics||Intel Integrated UHD Graphics 620|
HP Spectre x360 is a convertible laptop from HP that raises the bar with the chipmaker’s latest innovations, including Thunderbolt 4 ports and an 11th Generation Tiger Lake processor with Iris Xe integrated graphics. It gulps up everyday work tasks with smooth operations with its 10th-generation 2.8GHz Intel Core i7 processor. The battery life is good and stays long for up to 10 hours. If you’re looking for a modern laptop with the best features, this one should be on your wishlist as it is one of the best laptops for day-to-day work. HP Spectre x360 prices start from Rs. 121,499.
Lenovo ThinkPad E15
|CPU||Intel Core i5-10510U / Intel Core i7-10210U|
|Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics|
|RAM||Up to 32GB|
|Storage||Up to 2TB SSD + Up to 2TB HDD|
|Screen||15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS|
Lenovo has done an excellent job of overcoming the profile and the weight of the Lenovo ThinkPad E15; it is an unofficial successor of the ThinkPad E590. The plastic-made laptop has a terrific keyboard and display, and it also provides various options for upgradability. The Intel Core i5-10510U / Intel Core i7-10210U powered laptop stays a little down when it comes to battery life but manages to stay alive for up to 8 hours. If you’re running low on a budget or trying to save some money for lockdown life, this one will fulfil your both wishes as the ThinkPad E15 prices start at Rs. 59,490.