· Most famous and widely used
· Excellent compatibility with other applications
· User interface adapted for touch-screen and can be customized
Looking for the right laptop, but you don’t know which one to choose? Laptops are a must-have whether it’s for working, traveling, studying or entertainment. Our laptop buying guide will show you how to pick the perfect laptop that will fit you based on its different features.
The first step is to choose which Operating System you want running on your computer. The Operating System (or OS) is the basic software the machine runs on. It’s a program that controls the use of your laptop’s capacities. All the other applications you can use (web browser, favorite video games, word processors …) require the OS to function.
This guide will show you the global features of each OS.
Choose the screen size that will fit your needs. Laptops can be used for different purposes: working, travelling, we browsing, watching movies or play video games. Depending on your needs, you have to pick the right screen size. Screen size is closely linked to weight and battery life.
. Slim, lightweight, perfect for moving around
. Long battery life
. Perfect fit for students
. Family and home use
. Perfect for watching movies
. Perfect for watching HD movies
. Best fit for hard-core gamers and graphic designers
New types of laptops are invading the market: Convertibles and Detachables or also known as 2-in-1 laptops. They enable the user to go from laptop to tablet in a second. Use it as a laptop for daily work tasks and switch to tablet when moving around.
Random Access Memory (RAM) is an important piece of hardware; it enables data to be stored temporarily. RAM plays a key-role in multitasking performance; programs, web pages and files load faster when you have a large amount of RAM available (Scaled in GB)
Hard Disk are where all data and files are stored; their capacity ranges from 32GB to 2TB.
If you plan on saving a lot of multimedia files, you might want to go with a large capacity hard disk.
Note: A 500GB hard disk can store up to 160,000 photos, 1 year of music, 250 hours of DVDs, or 62 hours of HD videos.
Even though SSD still have a higher price/gigabyte compared to HDD, SSDs offers a lot more advantages and are costs savings in the long run for businesses
with lower energy usage and greater productivity.