What Are the 5 Best Laptops of 2020?
Are you in the market for a new laptop? With so many awesome laptops available to choose from, it can be tough to narrow down which one is right for you. Do you want a Chromebook? A two-in-one computer? A gaming laptop? A lightweight option?
No matter what kind of laptop you’re looking for, here are the trending laptops of 2020.
1. Dell XPS 13
The Dell XPS 13 is Gadget Review’s number one choice for Windows laptops. And the Dell XPS earned that title because it’s one powerful machine with a sleek, uncompromising design – plus the price is reasonable at $825 for a refurbished model.
This laptop features its infinityEdge technology, a technology that allows the manufacturer to put a 13-inch display in a laptop size that “normally house an 11-inch display.” And the display on the XPS is incredible, offering a 170-degree viewing angle and touchscreen configuration.
If you’re looking for a light, compact, and sleek ultrabook that offers incredible performance,
the Dell XPS 13 is one to consider.
- One of the lightest ultrabooks on the market
- Solid CPU and SSD performance for a smaller size ultrabook
- Not good for gaming
2. Lenovo LaVie Z
Another top contender is the Lenovo LaVie Z, which offers a sturdy but lightweight design. Many buyers nowadays know resolution is everything in today’s devices, laptops included, and luckily the Lenovo LaVia Z delivers. Buyers are sure to be impressed by its matte, anti-glare surface, which allows users to use this laptop just about anywhere, regardless of the brightness.
As for its hardware, the Lenovo LaVie Z offers 2 USB 3.0 port, an SD reader, a combo headphone/mic jack, and it also includes an HDMI-out port.
- One of the lightest laptops on the market
- Solid WQHD Display
- Excellent performance for its class
- Not touchscreen compatible
- Not the best option if you’re looking for a gaming computer
3. Huawei MateBook X Pro
The Huawei MateBook X Pro sure is sleek and offers a compact and light design, with an incredible resolution display. It’s a great alternative to MacBooks, and though it may not be exactly the same, the graphics display is sure to impress for basic photo and video editing.
It’s also good to note that the system comes in two configurations: a Core i5-8250U with a 256GB SSD and 8GB memory for $1,200, or a Core i7-8550U with a 512GB SSD and 16GB memory for $1,500.
- Touch display
- Compact and light design
- Stellar sRGB display
- Solid performance for its size
- Good battery life
- Unusual camera placement
- SD slot not included
4. Razer Blade 15
Looking for a laptop that offers an exceptional gaming experience? Well, the newest Razer Blade offers just that — top-notch graphics with no lag. According to Razer’s website, the New Razer Blade 15 is ultra fast, ultra small, and ultra powerful. It offers Windows 10, Intel Core i7 processor and Geforce RTX.
The Razer Blade 15 is also available in two configurations: the advanced model (which offers the latest NVIDIA GetForce RTA graphics and 144HZ Full HD display that will give you the ultimate gaming experience. The base model also offers an incredible gaming experience with a full HD 60Hz display and is great for on-the-go gaming for a starting price of $2,099.99.
- Edge-to-edge action on the world’s smallest 15.6-inch gaming laptop
- 144HZ Full HD Display
- 4K Touch Display
- Can be susceptible to overheating
5. 2020 Macbook Pro
The 2020 Macbook Pro is going to be another top seller for this year. Designed for efficiency and speed, this updated MacBook will impress anyone. Buyers have the option of choosing either a 13-inch or a more powerful 16-inch model. The larger display is best for those who are mostly working on documents, spreadsheets and other business-related tasks. However, the larger screen is also great for those who are using the computer for photo or video editing.
The base MacBook Pro (13-inch) includes the new Touch Bar and comes with 32GB of RAM. It runs on up to a 4-core 10th generation Intel Core i7 processor. And this new MacBook is built to be 50 percent faster, thanks to features like 4.5GHz Turbo Boost and powerful memory. The new maximum 4 TB solid-state drive provides fast loading times, and the Retina display with True Tone offers a vibrant picture with crisp text. The starting price for the base MacBook Pro is $1,299.
- Fast processor
- Great display
- An innovative Touch Bar
- 13-inch model now comes with Retina display with True Tone
- Can run multiple pro apps at once.
- You’ll pay a lot for professional build quality