Laptops have greatly altered the way we work and entertain ourselves. A decade ago, we had to rely on desktop computers for our computing needs. The biggest drawback pertaining to desktop use is the fact that we are constrained in terms of mobility. However, laptops enable us to work from anywhere on the planet. Whether you are seated in a plane, or are perched on top of a mountain or in a remote location, you can still work on your laptop and finish urgent work or assignments.
Once we look beyond the convenience aspect of laptops, we find that the market today is inundated with options. However, not all laptops are alike, and leading brands like Apple, HP, Dell, Asus and Lenovo offer laptop models that are of superior quality. Additionally, these laptops come equipped with outstanding features and specifications, rendering your tasks easy to execute. From fast processors to Full HD or Ultra HD (4K) displays, these laptops make your computing experience hassle-free and enjoyable.
For those thinking about purchasing a new laptop, we have curated a list of the best laptops from top brands that belong to different price segments. You can use this list as your guide while purchasing a new device.
Asus VivoBook Ultra K14
If you’re searching for the best laptop under 50,000 INR, then the Asus VivoBook Ultra K14 is just what you need. Powered by the 10th Gen Intel Core i3 processor that clocks at 2.1GHz base frequency, this laptop is perfect for students and working professionals alike. It comes with a 512GB SSD storage provision, which is more than enough to store important data and documents, along with your favourite movie titles. The onboard 4GB RAM ensures that you can switch between different applications and tabs with ease, and you can upgrade it to 8GB RAM if required at a later date. The laptop also comes with a fingerprint sensor that is embedded into the trackpad for greater convenience.
Acer Aspire 7 Gaming Laptop
If you’re a gamer, and are on the hunt for a laptop priced around Rs. 60,000, the Acer Aspire 7 gaming laptop is your best bet. This device is fueled by the AMD Ryzen 5-5500U processor, which ensures that it delivers exceptional performance. The laptop comes with 8GB DDR4 RAM and 512GB SSD storage, which work together to offer a quick, ultra-responsive laptop. Additionally, this model is backed by the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 GPU, which, along with its 15.6-inch FHD display offers an immersive gaming experience.
Apple MacBook Air M1 Laptop
Any list of excellent laptops remains incomplete without MacBooks. The new and improved MacBook Air with M1 chip delivers splendid performance, while Apple vouches for the laptop’s durability and reliable operation. The device runs on macOS 10.14 Mojave, which can be updated to the latest version. Furthermore, the laptop sports an elegant 13.3-inch display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, delivering stunning visuals. Its 8-core M1 chip has received universal acclaim, while the laptop also comes with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD storage. These combine to offer an ultra-powerful, thin laptop that can accomplish any and every task effortlessly. Costing less than Rs. 1 lakh, the MacBook Air model is an absolute delight to own.
HP Pavilion x360 Convertible 14-dw1036TU Laptop
Coming to the mid-range segment, this 14-inch convertible laptop is a show-stealer. It runs on the 11th Gen Intel Core i3 processor, and sports an elegant 14-inch FHD IPS edge-to-edge glass display. This ensures that you can work on the laptop for long hours without straining your eyes. The device also boasts of 8GB DDR4 RAM, which ensures that the laptop does not experience any lags or delays while you move from one task to another. To put the cherry on top, this HP laptop also offers 8 hours and 30 minutes of battery backup, thus letting you work even while you’re travelling or commuting.
Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch M1 Laptop
A little more expensive than MacBook Air is the MacBook Pro (13-inch variant), which falls under the mid-premium category. This model rivals the 16-inch MacBook Pro variant in terms of performance. The model sports an elegant 13.3-inch display, which acts as the perfect screen size for those that prefer working on the go, or while travelling. Coming down to its specifications, the laptop houses a 256GB SSD storage, along with 8GB DDR4 RAM, which work together to deliver a seamless, ultra-smooth performance. This laptop weighs around 2kgs, and is one of the best laptops available in the market.
HP Spectre X360 13-aw0205tu Laptop
Taking into consideration the performance, convenience and design, one could make a solid case for the HP Spectre X360 model being the best laptop currently available in the market. Powered by the 10th Gen Intel Core i7 processor mated to 16GB DDR4 RAM, this laptop delivers stunning performance, executing all the tasks with precision. Additionally, this laptop packs 512GB SSD storage, which ensures that you are provided with adequate storage space, and won’t face any space crunch. Last but not least, this device is backed by the Intel Iris Plus Graphics GPU, which lets you play GPU-intensive games with ease. Costing nearly Rs. 2 lakh, this laptop falls under the premium category of laptops.
HP Envy 15-ep0123TX
One of the best laptops in the premium segment, this HP Envy model runs on the Intel Core i7-10750H processor, with 2.6GHz base frequency, and clocks up to 5GHz with Intel Turbo Boost technology. This ensures that the device executes any and every task without breaking a sweat. Additionally, it packs 16GB DDR4 RAM, and houses 1TB SSD storage, which works in tandem to give you unmatched performance. Last but not least, the laptop sports a 15.6-inch FHD IPS anti-glare display, which, along with its Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti with Max-Q design GPU offers an unparalleled gaming experience.
You can now purchase your preferred laptop at the lowest prices by shopping at the Bajaj Finserv EMI Store. This EMI-only store lets you pay for the laptop in no-cost EMIs, while you can also avail of the zero down payment facility on select models. Additionally, the laptop will be delivered to you within just 24 hours of placing the order.