When it comes to choosing the right laptop for your business, there are a few boxes that need to be ticked: security, durability, battery life, portability and performance. Aside from hiring the right workforce, the most important thing for a business is utilising the best technology available to it: high functioning, cost-efficient, and easy-to-use computers and, in particular, laptops.
Based on battery life, durability, performance, display and usability, here are the best five laptops available to your business.
Lenovo ThinkPad T450s
One of the most impressive business laptops is the Lenovo ThinkPad T450s. Offering everything you could want from a work laptop, this latest device shows just why Lenovo have become so popular with businesses over the past couple of decades. Boasting undoubtedly the best keyboard on the market, not to mention an accurate pointing stick and clear 14-inch display, this is the perfect laptop for even the least technical member of your business.
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Look: A compact a stylish piece of technology with a good size screen.
Battery Life: Huge, offering up to 15.5 hours without charge.
Performance: Reliable and fast.
Durability: As tough as it is attractive.
Dell XPS 13 9350
For those of you who thought Dell weren’t the major player they were a few years ago, the XPS 13 9350 is a timely reminder that they are definitely back. For businesses who put reliability above everything else, Dell have long been one of the market leaders, and this latest device has already been a huge hit with businesses since its release last year.
Look: Very smart, with a decent 13.3-inch display.
Battery Life: Capable of going 15 hours purely on battery.
Performance: Very solid across the board.
Durability: Unsurprisingly tough.
Asus ZenBook UX303U
Another fantastic business laptop for under £1,000, the Asus ZenBook UX303U combines a number of features that make it a very decent option for those looking for a reliable yet high performing device. While it might not have the same battery power as other computers out there, there aren’t many laptops that can claim to have as faster processor performance as this new ZenBook.
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Look: A sleek piece of kit.
Battery Life: Not its strongest point, only up to seven hours.
Performance: Excellent, powered by the latest ZenBook.
Durability: Strong enough to handle the bumps that come with travelling on the train.
Surface Pro 4
Microsoft’s Surface range has been one of the most popular laptop series with businesses over the past few years, and the latest Surface Pro 4 is certainly the best of the bunch. Making use of a bigger and more sensitive touchscreen, the Surface Pro 4 is ideal for everything, from putting together documents or creating images. The fantastic detachable Type Cover’s island-style keyboard is simple to use and right up there with the best notebooks.
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Look: A very attractive laptop tablet.
Battery Life: Between seven and 10 hours.
Performance: Much faster than the Pro 3, and with more storage.
Durability: You might want to get a cushioned laptop case for this one.
Fujitsu Lifebook U904
One of the most stylish laptops on the market, this attractive and lightweight computer provides everything a business needs from its technology. With a 14-inch screen, this 15.5mm mobile powerhouse stands out from the crowd thanks to its WQHD+ display, which allows its 3200 x 1800 pixel-resolution do their work. Coming complete with USB, Ethernet, VGA, a PC ExpressCard slot, a memory card reader and audio jacks, you aren’t short of ports on this laptop.
Look: One of the best-looking laptops on the market.
Battery Life: Up to 10 hours.
Performance: Fast responding and reliable.
Durability: Tough enough to do the job.
One thing is for sure, while there are a lot of options out there, you have to know what you’re looking for when it comes to your business’ laptop. While all five laptops we’ve covered above are very capable devices, and sensible choices for your business, we think it’s the Lenovo ThinkPad T450s which is your best bet.
For more information about the Lenovo ThinkPad T450s or the best laptop option for your business, contact us on01462 417070.