Like a surgeon needs his scalpels, a modern professional needs a great laptop. But finding the right laptop is easier said than done. A professional laptop needs to quite versatile. It needs to be powerful enough to run any basic task that a professional might need. It should have good battery life so that a user can work on the go for hours on end. It also needs to have a suave and classy look that befits a professional work environment. Here’s a look at some laptops that might just suit the needs of a discerning businessman/professional.
HP Spectre x360 13
If you are on the lookout for a laptop that will elicit some ‘oohs’ and ‘aahs’ when you take it out, the HP Spectre x360 13 might be just what you are looking for. The laptop builds on the design of its predecessor. As such, it sports even narrower bezels on the display and packs an even more compact build. Powering the whole thing is the latest 10th Gen Core i5 chip from the guys over at Intel. Users also get upto 16GB RAM and 1TB SSD storage that should keep things running smooth and fast. It is also said to offer a 22 hour battery, which is a lot!
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 1796
If you tend to travel a lot, then you will need a device that is lightweight, yet powerful enough to successfully complete tasks. The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 offers a tablet-like form factor, while still retaining a PC-like performance thanks to Windows 10 OS and an 8th Gen Intel Core processors. You also get the added advantage of the Surface Pen that should definitely come in handy. The device packs a 12.3-inch PixelSense display with a resolution of 2736x1824p. Storage options include 128GB, 256GB , 512GB and 1TB SSDs, which should keep things running quickly.
Lenovo ThinkPad T490
If your job requires you to type a lot, then the Lenovo Thinkpad T490 may be just what the doctor ordered. The laptop offers a top-notch keyboard that is very comfortable to use. Just what you need when you may be typing for hours on end. The laptop is powered by an 8th Gen Intel Core processor. For added security, the laptop features a physical camera cover that blocks the camera. Another security feature is the PrivacyGuard that decreases the angle of vision on the display. So while your eyes can see everything on the display, people peeking in from another angle will only see a dark screen.
Apple MacBook Pro (16-inch)
If you want something that’s going to raise eyebrows, then the Apple MacBook is something you need to consider. The MacBook Pro is especially useful for creative professionals. The MacBook Pro is powered by a 9th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU with 16GB RAM. Graphical duties are handled by an AMD Radeon Pro 5300M graphics card. It also sports a six-speaker sound system, which can be very important for those who mix a lot of music or videos.