HP Specter x360 14
HP Specter x360 14 Despite the high price, this is a very remarkable device that can be useful for representatives of different IT-directions, and not only for them. First, about the characteristics. The processor is installed here Intel Core i7-1165G7, video - integrated Intel Iris Xe. The diagonal of the device screen is 13.5 inches, 3: 2, 3000 x 2000. The screen itself is a touchscreen OLED. The weight of the device is only 1.34 kg. There are not many connectors. All of them are located on the right, these are micro-SD, 2x Thunderbolt 4 (USB-C, Power Delivery, DisplayPort), and on the left, USB 3.1 Gen 1. The communication module is AX201, which provides support for Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1. The keyboard is quite comfortable, the developers managed to make it compact and efficient at the same time. Of course, it's not a mechanic, but it's still pretty good. The disadvantage is that there is nothing to upgrade here, except for the SSD. All other modules and chips, even Wi-Fi, are wired to the motherboard.
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6
Lenovo has controversial laptop models, of course. But the ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6 is not one of them. This is a chic laptop for the corporate segment. The sixth generation has a new case, a more powerful processor and a matte touch screen. The aspect ratio is 16:10. The case is aluminum, which is good news - it is durable, and the build quality is excellent. In this model, the developers paid attention to the lid hinges - they are perfectly adjusted. Compared to the previous model, this device is narrower and slightly thinner. As for the connectors, on the left side we have 2x Thunderbolt 4 (40 Gbps, DisplayPort Alt-Mode 1.4, Power Delivery 3.0), USB-A (3.2 Gen.1), HDMI 2.0, on the right - Active Pen Pro, audio jack , USB-A (3.2 Gen.1, Always On), Kensington Lock Slot. The wireless module supports modern Wi-Fi 6, like the model described above. But there is one more surprise - among the different device options, a model with an LTE modem and a 5G module stands out. The cost of the device is $ $2,449.99
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Dell XPS 13 (9310)
Dell XPS 13 (9310) This model can be called a fashion model because it looks very cool. It is worth noting that she has two versions. The first is an ordinary laptop, which we are talking about now. The second is a combined version, which, with a slight movement of the hand, turns into a tablet. As for the laptop version, it is equipped with an Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor, an integrated Intel Iris Xe video, a 13.4-inch touchscreen. By the way, the screen is covered with Gorilla Glass 6. Weight - only 1.2 kg. In general, it is both powerful and very lightweight device that can be used anywhere and everywhere - at home, at work, while traveling, etc. The body is aluminum, durable, all corners are rounded for the convenience of the user. The keyboard is comfortable, it would be strange if it were different. Since it is a compact device, the keyboard is a membrane keyboard. As in many other models, all modules and chips are soldered on the board here. You can only replace an SSD - apparently, this is where everything goes. As for the ports, there are not very many of them here - on each side there is one Thunderbolt 4 / USB 4 Type-C. That's all. Price $ 1499.
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MSI GE66 Raider
Well, this option is suitable both for an ordinary user who just likes more powerful devices, and for gamers. Actually, the laptop itself is a gaming one, a lot of interesting and productive things were crammed inside it. It is worth mentioning the Intel Core i9-10980HK processor (8 cores (16 threads), 3.1 GHz base frequency and 5.3 GHz Turbo frequency at 65 W TDP.), Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q, and everything will become clear. As for the display, its size is 15.6 inches, the resolution is 1920 * 1080, 240 Hz. At the same time, the weight of the device is only 2.4 kg. Not bad for such a monster, right? Probably, many users will "go" with RGB-backlighting, which is just everywhere here. Unlike previous models, which are still ultrabooks and can last 10-15-20 hours on a single battery charge, the story is different here. The autonomy of the device is about 4 hours, which, in general, is very good for a gaming laptop. Price: $2,699.00
LG GRAM 17
And the last one on the list is a 17-inch laptop from LG. Inside - Intel Core i7 (11th generation), integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics, 16GB of RAM and up to 2TB NVMe SSD. Screen - 17-inch WQXGA (2560 x 1600) IPS LCD. Well, yes, the mass of this miracle of technology with its size is only 1.35 kg. It is also worth noting the battery life of the device - 14 hours, which can also be considered an outstanding result for a 17-inch laptop. The LG Gram 17 (2021) features two Thunderbolt 4 (USB-C) ports, HDMI and an audio jack. There are two more USB 3.2 ports, a slot for microSD memory cards. As for the design, it cannot be called the strong point of the device - rather, the developers focused on features, rather than beauty. Although you cannot call the LG GRAM 17 ugly, it is quite a normal laptop. Price: $1,899.99
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