Nowadays, business has been a world wide work, businessmen and businesswomen will spend much time in travelling in different places, which increase the need of rugged designed laptops which can survive from travel, lots of connective options, long battery life and also, convenience to take away. The best business laptops are with some or all the features we considered. Comparing their specifications to choose the best business laptops for you.
|Thinkpad T440s||Thinkpad X240||Macbook Pro 15||lenovo yoga 13||HP ZBook 14||Acer TravelMate P6||Sony VAIO Pro 13||Dell Latitude E7440 Touch||Toshiba Kirabook 13 i7s Touch||HP EliteBook 820 G1|
|Discount||18% Off||30% off||18% Off||26% Off||12% Off||3% Off||22% Off||15% Off||18% Off||N/A|
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|Design||Thinkpad T440s||Thinkpad X240||Macbook Pro 15||lenovo yoga 13||HP ZBook 14||Acer TravelMate P6||Sony VAIO Pro 13||Dell Latitude E7440 Touch||Toshiba Kirabook 13 i7s Touch||HP EliteBook 820 G1|
|Screen Resolution||1920 x 1080||1366 X 768||2880 × 1800||1600 x 900||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080||1366 x 768||1366 x768|
|Body Size||13.03″ x 8.89″ x 0.80″||8.19″ x 12.03″ x 0.80″||13.10 x 8.90 x 0.67||13.10 x 8.90 x 0.67||13.35 x 9.33 x 0.83||12.9 x 9.3 x 0.8||10.5 x 14.7 x 3.5 inches||13.2″ x 9.1″ x 0.80″||8.15 x 12.44 x 0.70||18.90 x 13.70 x 3.30|
|Weight||3.5 pounds||<3 pounds||3.35 pounds||3.3 pounds||3.57pounds||2.9 pounds||2.3 pounds||3.85 pounds||2.97 pounds||5.6 pounds|
|Performance||Thinkpad T440s||Thinkpad X240||Macbook Pro 15||lenovo yoga 13||HP ZBook 14||Acer TravelMate P6||Sony VAIO Pro 13||Dell Latitude E7440 Touch||Toshiba Kirabook 13 i7s Touch||HP EliteBook 820 G1|
|Basic Video Card||Intel HD 4400||Intel HD 4000||Intel Iris Pro 5200||Intel HD 4000||Intel HD 4000||Intel HD 4000||Intel HD 4400||Intel HD 4400||Intel HD 4000||Intel HD 4000|
|Primary Solid Drive||N/A||N/A||256GB||256GB||256GB||240GB||128GB||256GB||256GB||256GB|
|Primary Hard Drive||500GB||500G||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Battery Life||7.5 h||8.5 h||8.5 h||8 h||8h||6.5 h||6.5h||7.5 h||5 h||5.5 h|
|Features||Thinkpad T440s||Thinkpad X240||Macbook Pro 15||lenovo yoga 13||HP ZBook 14||Acer TravelMate P6||Sony VAIO Pro 13||Dell Latitude E7440 Touch||Toshiba Kirabook 13 i7s Touch||HP EliteBook 820 G1|
|No. of USB||3||2||2||2||3||3||2||3||3||2|
|Memory Card Reader|
|Customer Support||Thinkpad T440s||Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13||Macbook Pro 15||lenovo yoga 13||HP ZBook 14||Acer TravelMate P6||Sony VAIO Pro 13||Dell Latitude E7440 Touch||Toshiba Kirabook 13 i7s Touch||HP EliteBook 820 G1|
Business Laptop Shopping Guide
Unlike the normal users, business people has some unique needs on laptop, such as high reliability, high security, long battery life, and etc. In below, we will talk about how to find the best laptops to meet your business needs.
How much power is enough for you?
Nowadays, dual-core processors have been very normal in the product market, we well be familiar with the Intel Core I3/I5 series or AMD E-series, there are also more powerful quad-core processors are available for more strenuous business applications. The Intel has introduced the ultrabook into the market, which contains a low-voltage processor, which can provide a longer battery life and make sure the laptop’s body to be thin enough. With these two characters, the ultrabook may be a good choice for the most file users.
A graphic-based users or spreadsheet users may be welcome an 8GB memory, which will offer enough spaces to speed up the work. But for most of the users, a 4GB memory has been enough to do file work or some simple graphics.
Storage: how much is enough?
While the business may need to use video, multimedia PowerPoint slides, and megapixel photos, a 500GB-750GB hard drive is a good choice to balance the price and space. While the solid- state drive is faster and thinner than the tradition hard drives, the laptops with a solid-state drive will significantly increase the respond speed through wake up, and the SSD has no spinning parts so it is more suitable for taking on the road, but the space for storage may not as much as the hard drive.
Optical drives are less critical for business laptops, as the laptops can offer as good performance as the average laptops. But for some scenarios you still have to burn or drive a CD or DVD, and you’ll still need to have a DVD drive. For all the ultrabook in the market, to extremely compacted the body size, so all the ultrabooks are without the DVD drive, you can of cause hook up an external USB DVD drive to them. Blu-ray drive are only necessary for those who want to watch HD movies as part of your work, for most of time, it is useless feature.
Connectivity is necessary!
It is almost immediately need you laptop can hook with something after you arrive your destination. The connectivity of your laptop will be a important criteria to select a business laptop. Generally, the more connectivity the better. For most of the laptops USB ports are most common ports with external devices, such as keyboard and mouse, so best laptops must have at least two USB ports. Other physical docks that are good are VGA ports, HDMI ports, Memory card readers and more. The VGA and HDMI ports are used to connect with a external display, while the memory card reader can let the laptop to read the SD cards without other devices.
The right business laptop will meet all the criteria you set. Look for a device that has all the features you need.