The Best Laptops for 2021

In recent years, laptops sales have increased, not only for students, but also for professionals, housewives or just because it is necessary to have a computer at home to contact with another family members, have internet connection or because of work.

We must remember that there are a huge number of brands to choose from, which is not an easy decision. Most of the products have an excellent quality and offer to the customer different alternatives in terms of price and specifications.

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View Details HP Elitebook 840 G2 14  FHD Laptop Intel I7-5500U 8GB 256GB W10P • 339.99$

Hp Elitebook 840 G2 14" Fhd Laptop Intel I7-5500u 8gb 256gb W10p

339.99$ 1499.99 €

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View Details Surface Laptop 3 13.5  (256GB SSD, Intel I7-1065G7, 16GB RAM) + Surface Dock 2 • 349$

Surface Laptop 3 13.5" (256gb Ssd, Intel I7-1065g7, 16gb Ram) + Surface Dock 2

349$ 0 bids | 06d 23h 36m 41s

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View Details ASUS - Vivobook 14  Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I3 - 4GB Memory - 128GB SSD - DRE... • 319.99$

Asus - Vivobook 14" Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I3 - 4gb Memory - 128gb Ssd - Dre...

319.99$ 369.99 €

View Details Lenovo - Ideapad 3 15 15.6  Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core I3 - 8GB Memory ... • 449.99$

Lenovo - Ideapad 3 15 15.6" Touch-screen Laptop - Intel Core I3 - 8gb Memory ...

449.99$

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View Details Dell XPS 13 9305 Laptop 13.3  Intel I5-1135G7 256GB SSD 8GB RAM • 779.99$

Dell Xps 13 9305 Laptop 13.3" Intel I5-1135g7 256gb Ssd 8gb Ram

779.99$ 949.99 €

View Details Lenovo ThinkPad T460 14  Laptop Core I7-6600U 6th 2.60GHz  WebCam Backlit HDMI • 315$

Lenovo Thinkpad T460 14" Laptop Core I7-6600u 6th 2.60ghz Webcam Backlit Hdmi

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View Details RB DELL LATITUDE 5490 FHD 16GB 256GB SSD  I5-8350U 1.7GHz WIN 10 PRO • 399.99$

Rb Dell Latitude 5490 Fhd 16gb 256gb Ssd I5-8350u 1.7ghz Win 10 Pro

399.99$ 699.99 €

View Details Dell - Inspiron 5000 2-in-1 14.0  FHD Touch-Screen Laptop - Intel Core I5 - 8... • 779.99$

Dell - Inspiron 5000 2-in-1 14.0" Fhd Touch-screen Laptop - Intel Core I5 - 8...

779.99$

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View Details Dell Precision 3550 256 SSD I5-10310u 1.7 Ghz 16 GB RAM W/Dell WD19TB Dock • 355$

Dell Precision 3550 256 Ssd I5-10310u 1.7 Ghz 16 Gb Ram W/dell Wd19tb Dock

355$ 1 bids | 02d 04h 35m 30s

Tips for buying a laptop

Make bad decisions is very common when you are about to buy a computer, most people get carried away by the brand without really knowing the features and benefits they actually offer with a particular product.

If we compare computers from 8 years ago with the current models, we can see that these are more cheaper and efficient, offering to the users a diverse range of functions. Even when we have to choose the ideal size, it's hard to decide. At the moment the hardware is thin and light, so we can take it with us everywhere. This feature is known as "ultralight equipment". These laptops also come with powerful batteries that last approximately 5 hours.

First of all, if you want to make a successful purchase you must define for what the computer will be used for: whether it is for entertainment, office work, graphic design or audiovisual production, among the others. That's why in this article we’ll help you to specify a definitive guide for you to make a good decision and choose the laptop that better suits your daily or work needs.

Let's remember that the softwares in the market are: Windows, Mac and Linux. The only thing you are guaranteed when you buy a laptop with these softwares is to get the different rewards that each one of them can provide. That's why we need to know how to choose a laptop that works properly for our needs and have most of the benefits we are looking for and be aware of its technical features. The proper thing is to have a computer with optimum performance and guaranteed quality. In order to do this, you will have to keep in mind a series of elements that are detailed below.

Features to consider to buy a laptop

  • The processor: It is the soul of any computer. It is the item that allows it to work quickly, not to hang up and to offer you a great experience during its use. You must check the feature of each hardware before buy it. The more cores you have the better, because each one of these are able to process data independently.
  • RAM memory: you must have at least 4 GB of RAM memory, and it will be chosen according to the utility of the laptop. To play games it must be bigger than 16 GB. The more RAM you have, the higher will be the power consumption and the device will get warmer. For this reason it should have proper ventilation to cool down the temperature.
  • Graphics Card: At least 1 or 2 GB for graphics card is suggested. These cards make the output  data of the used device visually comprehensible (projector, TV or monitor). Every computer have one for basic tasks. High demanding tasks must have a higher-capacity card installed.
  • Screen: In this part we will analyze the size, resolution and technology of it. A Full HD screen (1920 x 1080 pixels) should be enough, although there are higher resolutions, such as 4K that use IPS panels to project realistic colors and angles at up to 178 degrees.
  • Hard drive: A 500 GB hard drive is ideal. These ones depend on their speed, which is measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). The higher the number, the better the hard drive will be.
  • Operating system: It's a matter of preference, you can choose between Windows, Linux and Mac.
  • Connections: It’s important that our computer have multiple inputs, such as USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, WI-FI, Bluetooth and other accessories, such as camera and microphone, for the best experience.
  • Expansion cards: They’ll help you to improve your computer. There are video, television and network cards, which will be useful depending on the tasks you have to manage.
  • Accessories: These are the extra functions that a computer has: Cd / DVD drives, keyboard, mouse or wifi network among others.

The best brands of laptops today

Nowadays, technology has taken a very important place in the lives of millions of people around the world, it is easier for the users to deal with their activities through a laptop computer. Find in the list below the best brands for laptops that are overpowering the computer world. We also describe its advantages over others, so you can have the best selection to buy the right laptop:

HP

Although this company may be associated to some consumers minds as a brand of printers, the  in a very short time it has become a benchmark brand in the laptop market. In fact, this brand has become in the second company in the world in terms of laptops.

Its equipment has been designed to make everyday life easier, is easy to use and guarantees basic office work programs. It works fast and has an excellent built-in WiFi antenna.

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View Details HP Elitebook 840 G2 14  FHD Laptop Intel I7-5500U 8GB 256GB W10P • 339.99$

Hp Elitebook 840 G2 14" Fhd Laptop Intel I7-5500u 8gb 256gb W10p

339.99$ 1499.99 €

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View Details HP Gaming Pavilion 15 Laptop • 305$

Hp Gaming Pavilion 15 Laptop

305$ 27 bids | 05d 08h 41m 10s

View Details HP - 14  Touch-Screen Chromebook - Intel Celeron - 4GB Memory - 32GB EMMC Fla... • 319$

Hp - 14" Touch-screen Chromebook - Intel Celeron - 4gb Memory - 32gb Emmc Fla...

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View Details HP - 17.3  Laptop - Intel Core I5 - 8GB Memory - 256GB SSD - Natural Silver • 549.99$

Hp - 17.3" Laptop - Intel Core I5 - 8gb Memory - 256gb Ssd - Natural Silver

549.99$ 619.99 €

View Details HP ENVY X360 2-in-1 15.6  FHD Touch 1.6GHz Core I5-8250U 8GB 256GB SSD • 319$

Hp Envy X360 2-in-1 15.6" Fhd Touch 1.6ghz Core I5-8250u 8gb 256gb Ssd

View Details HP Laptop 15.6  Full-HD 8GB Ram AMD Athlon 3.30GHz 256GB SSD Drive WebCam Win10 • 376.66$

Hp Laptop 15.6" Full-hd 8gb Ram Amd Athlon 3.30ghz 256gb Ssd Drive Webcam Win10

376.66$

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View Details HP Notebook PC 17  Intel Core I5 12GB RAM Windows 10 Home 64 • 559.99$

Hp Notebook Pc 17" Intel Core I5 12gb Ram Windows 10 Home 64

559.99$ 659.99 €

View Details BRAND NEW HP LAPTOP 14-DQ2031TG 14.1 Inch (128GB, Intel I3, 4GB) SEALED • 379$

Brand New Hp Laptop 14-dq2031tg 14.1 Inch (128gb, Intel I3, 4gb) Sealed

View Details HP Pavilion Touch Screen Laptop 15.6  Display, 1TB SSD, 8GB Ram • 499.99$

Hp Pavilion Touch Screen Laptop 15.6" Display, 1tb Ssd, 8gb Ram

499.99$

Toshiba

This brand in particular has positioned itself in the laptops market for its home high quality products, as it was with televisions. Despite of it this company keeps updated that’s why they produce its own technological devices adapted for the needs of the 2.0 way of life.

The laptops of this brand own an all-out variety of features that makes them attractive to potentially get one. It offers the latest version of the most widely used operating system: Windows 10 32 or 64bit; it has an Intel Core I (3, 5 or 7 Haswell) processor. Among other functions, it offers the option of Bluetooth and Wi Fi connection (very popular these days due to its necessary use). In addition, it uses LED screens, some even touch screens, for greater versatility and convenience.

Without any doubt it’s a very good option mostly for being a brand of recognized path, giving the credibility of making high quality devices. It is also an really good option for a particular use.

View Details Toshiba Dynabook X30L-J Touch 13.3  I5-1145G7 2.6GHz 16GB RAM 256GB SSD Win10 • 589.99$

Toshiba Dynabook X30l-j Touch 13.3" I5-1145g7 2.6ghz 16gb Ram 256gb Ssd Win10

589.99$

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View Details Used Toshiba Qosmio X505 18.4 Inch Laptop For Everyday Use Or Parts.  • 350$

Used Toshiba Qosmio X505 18.4 Inch Laptop For Everyday Use Or Parts. 

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View Details Toshiba Tecra Gaming Laptop PC 15.6  I7 3.3GHz 8G RAM 256G SSD WINDOWS 11 NVIDIA • 399.99$

Toshiba Tecra Gaming Laptop Pc 15.6" I7 3.3ghz 8g Ram 256g Ssd Windows 11 Nvidia

399.99$

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View Details Toshiba Libretto L5 Crusoe 800MHz 512MB RAM 20GB HD Win XP Pro DVDRW Wifi *RARE • 325$

Toshiba Libretto L5 Crusoe 800mhz 512mb Ram 20gb Hd Win Xp Pro Dvdrw Wifi *rare

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View Details Lot Of 17- Toshiba CB30-B3121 13.3  Chromebook 2: Celeron N2840 2GB RAM 16GB SSD • 345$

Lot Of 17- Toshiba Cb30-b3121 13.3" Chromebook 2: Celeron N2840 2gb Ram 16gb Ssd

View Details Lot Of 5 Toshiba Tecra A50-C 15.6 /Intel I7-5500 2.4GHz/8GBRAM/256SSD/Win 10 Pro • 1,249.99$

Lot Of 5 Toshiba Tecra A50-c 15.6"/intel I7-5500 2.4ghz/8gbram/256ssd/win 10 Pro

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View Details Toshiba Qosmio X775 3DV80 3D Laptop Stereoscopic Nvidia With 3D Vision1 Glasses! • 775$

Toshiba Qosmio X775 3dv80 3d Laptop Stereoscopic Nvidia With 3d Vision1 Glasses!

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View Details Toshiba Libretto Ff1100v Intel P 266MHz 128MB, 100GB HD Windows 2000 * VERY RARE • 375$

Toshiba Libretto Ff1100v Intel P 266mhz 128mb, 100gb Hd Windows 2000 * Very Rare

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View Details Toshiba Laptop Portege X20w 12.5  2-in-1 I7-8th Gen 16gb Ram 256gb Ssd Touch • 479$

Toshiba Laptop Portege X20w 12.5" 2-in-1 I7-8th Gen 16gb Ram 256gb Ssd Touch

Acer

If you're looking for a functional laptop with the same features as other computers, this brand may be the one you're looking for. Plus, the big advantage of these laptops right when you have to choose one is it lightness. They are also constantly leading the edge of technological demands, increasing the quality of the equipment for those who aim to have a modern, non-standard laptop.

Apart from the specifications that this laptop has in common with other laptops (USB ports, LCD screen, capacity of up to 2TB, Intel Core I processor, RAM memory from 4 to 12GB, and others), these computers are differentiated by having Crystalbrite technology that allows a bigger range in screen resolution, an Intel Atom processor, special for them, and a fairly lightweight design that allows you to take it anywhere without any trouble. Ideal for those who live their life day by day away from home moving around the city as a routine.

View Details Acer Aspire 5 A515-46-R14K Slim Laptop, 15.6  Full HD IPS Windows 10 Home S • 350$

Acer Aspire 5 A515-46-r14k Slim Laptop, 15.6" Full Hd Ips Windows 10 Home S

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View Details Acer Chromebook Spin 713 13.5  Intel I5-10210U 1.6GHz 8GB Ram 128GB SSD ChromeOS • 419.99$

Acer Chromebook Spin 713 13.5" Intel I5-10210u 1.6ghz 8gb Ram 128gb Ssd Chromeos

419.99$ 629.99 €

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View Details Acer Aspire 5 - 15.6  Laptop Intel Core I5-1035G1 1GHz 8GB Ram 256GB SSD Win10H • 459.99$

Acer Aspire 5 - 15.6" Laptop Intel Core I5-1035g1 1ghz 8gb Ram 256gb Ssd Win10h

459.99$ 597.99 €

View Details Acer Aspire R 15 Laptop 15.6” HD Touch Intel Core I7 Geforce 940MX REFURBISHED • 499$

Acer Aspire R 15 Laptop 15.6” Hd Touch Intel Core I7 Geforce 940mx Refurbished

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View Details Acer Swift 3 13.5  Full HD LED Display Intel Core I7 11th Gen 8GB RAM 512GB SSD • 749$

Acer Swift 3 13.5" Full Hd Led Display Intel Core I7 11th Gen 8gb Ram 512gb Ssd

749$ 899.99 €

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View Details Acer Aspire 5 - 15.6  Laptop AMD Ryzen 5 5500U 2.1GHz 8GB RAM 512GB SSD W10H • 539.99$

Acer Aspire 5 - 15.6" Laptop Amd Ryzen 5 5500u 2.1ghz 8gb Ram 512gb Ssd W10h

539.99$ 599.99 €

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View Details Acer Predator Helios 300 17in. Laptop (256GB, Intel I7 7th Gen., 2.80GHz, 16GB) • 475$

Acer Predator Helios 300 17in. Laptop (256gb, Intel I7 7th Gen., 2.80ghz, 16gb)

475$ 28 bids | 00d 08h 17m 38s

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View Details Acer Aspire 3 - 15.6  Laptop Intel Core I5-1035G1 1GHz 8GB Ram 256GB SSD Win10H • 419.99$

Acer Aspire 3 - 15.6" Laptop Intel Core I5-1035g1 1ghz 8gb Ram 256gb Ssd Win10h

419.99$ 649.99 €

View Details 2020 Acer Nitro 5 15.6'' FHD Gaming Laptop Intel I5 GTX 1650,32GB RAM&1TB SSD • 899$

2020 Acer Nitro 5 15.6'' Fhd Gaming Laptop Intel I5 Gtx 1650,32gb Ram&1tb Ssd

ASUS

A computer created for gaming lovers. This brand provides the possibility of develop an even faster speed clock than it already does. In this way, it is possible to achieve better performance without change any component.

The ASUS units stand out for their technical performance and a cooling system to maintain a stable temperature, as they are designed usually for long hours use under high demands.

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View Details ASUS - Vivobook 14  Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I3 - 4GB Memory - 128GB SSD - DRE... • 319.99$

Asus - Vivobook 14" Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I3 - 4gb Memory - 128gb Ssd - Dre...

319.99$ 369.99 €

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View Details ASUS ZenBook Duo UX481FA-DB71T 14  (512GB SSD, Intel Core I7 10th Gen., 4.90 GHz • 930$

Asus Zenbook Duo Ux481fa-db71t 14" (512gb Ssd, Intel Core I7 10th Gen., 4.90 Ghz

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View Details ASUS - Vivobook 15.6  Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I7 - 8GB Memory - 1TB+256GB PCI... • 599.99$

Asus - Vivobook 15.6" Laptop - Intel 10th Gen I7 - 8gb Memory - 1tb+256gb Pci...

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View Details Asus TUF A17 17.3  Gaming Laptop (Ryzen 5 4600H, GTX 1650 4G, 8GB, 512GB, 144Hz) • 759.99$

Asus Tuf A17 17.3" Gaming Laptop (ryzen 5 4600h, Gtx 1650 4g, 8gb, 512gb, 144hz)

759.99$

View Details ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 • 1,875$

Asus Rog Zephyrus Duo 15

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View Details ASUS VivoBook S712JA-IH56 FHD 17.3  Laptop Core I5-1035G1 16 GB RAM 512GB SSD • 579.99$

Asus Vivobook S712ja-ih56 Fhd 17.3" Laptop Core I5-1035g1 16 Gb Ram 512gb Ssd

579.99$ 829.99 €

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View Details ASUS ZenBook Q408UG-211.BL 14  Laptop Computer AMD Ryzen 5 5500U 256GB • 425$

Asus Zenbook Q408ug-211.bl 14" Laptop Computer Amd Ryzen 5 5500u 256gb

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View Details Asus ROG Zephyrus G14 1TB SSD AMD Ryzen 9 16GB GeForce RTX 3060 FHD Gaming 3.30G • 1,374.99$

Asus Rog Zephyrus G14 1tb Ssd Amd Ryzen 9 16gb Geforce Rtx 3060 Fhd Gaming 3.30g

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View Details ASUS Zenbook 14  Laptop AMD Ryzen 5 8GB NVIDIA GeForce MX350 256GB SSD Grey • 300$

Asus Zenbook 14" Laptop Amd Ryzen 5 8gb Nvidia Geforce Mx350 256gb Ssd Grey

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Apple

Apple offers several models for several different customers. However, all its products are designed for those modern users who are looking for the efficacy and uniqueness that only this software provides.

Despite being a bit different in the beginning, after a few days using a Macbook you will realize many possibilities that a Windows software laptop won’t.

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 15 Inch Laptop / Quad Core I7 / 16GB RAM 1TB / MacOS2017 • 597$

Apple Macbook Pro 15 Inch Laptop / Quad Core I7 / 16gb Ram 1tb / Macos2017

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 13 Laptop | Space Gray | 2017-2018 | 2.3GHz I5 | SSD | RETINA • 729$

Apple Macbook Pro 13 Laptop | Space Gray | 2017-2018 | 2.3ghz I5 | Ssd | Retina

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 15 Inch Laptop | QUAD CORE I7 | 16GB RAM | MacOS | 1TB SSD! • 649$

Apple Macbook Pro 15 Inch Laptop | Quad Core I7 | 16gb Ram | Macos | 1tb Ssd!

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 13 Inch Laptop | Space Gray | 2017-2018 | SSD | RETINA • 749$

Apple Macbook Pro 13 Inch Laptop | Space Gray | 2017-2018 | Ssd | Retina

View Details APPLE MACBOOK PRO RETINA 13 INCH | CORE I7 3.1GHZ LAPTOP | 2015-2016 | 1TB SSD! • 599$

Apple Macbook Pro Retina 13 Inch | Core I7 3.1ghz Laptop | 2015-2016 | 1tb Ssd!

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 15 Laptop / QUAD CORE I7 / SSD / Retina / MacOSX-2020 • 599$

Apple Macbook Pro 15 Laptop / Quad Core I7 / Ssd / Retina / Macosx-2020

View Details 15  Apple MacBook Pro RETINA OS-2020 Quad Core I7 3.4Ghz 16GB 1TB SSD - WARRANTY • 737.77$

15" Apple Macbook Pro Retina Os-2020 Quad Core I7 3.4ghz 16gb 1tb Ssd - Warranty

737.77$

View Details Apple MacBook Pro 15  Retina 3.7GHz Quad Core Turbo 16GB RAM 1TB SSD OS2020 • 798$

Apple Macbook Pro 15" Retina 3.7ghz Quad Core Turbo 16gb Ram 1tb Ssd Os2020

View Details Apple MacBook Pro Retina 15  | 2.6 I7 16GB Ram 512GB SSD OSX 2020 Refurbished • 549$

Apple Macbook Pro Retina 15" | 2.6 I7 16gb Ram 512gb Ssd Osx 2020 Refurbished

Where to buy laptops

Currently there are several websites, such as Media Markt or Carrefour, and marketplaces, like Ebay or Amazon, where you can find good and cheap deals to get a laptop. Digging in the marketplaces, you will be able to know the qualities of the product you are about to buy thanks to the reviews of other customers.  

Besides there are websites where you can get second-hand or outlet laptops that provides models that are capable of performing their functions correctly, even though they don’t belong to the latest generation. Best of all is that buy through marketplaces is probably cheaper than any other physical store.

So, after this breakdown of laptops, according to their essentials you can make a choice that suits your requirements and working functions to whom they’ll be ruled. The options are in view and the details to keep in mind have been developed in this post, so run and buy the equipment you already is thinking of. For sure, that will be the solution to all your problems.