The Best Laptops

A laptop can be a great variant for a gift. As nowadays there is a wide range of laptops from which to choose the one that suits you the best, here are some variants that you might like.

The Best High Performance

Lenova ThinkPad W701 Laptop ComputerSpecialists consider that the best laptop of 2010 is Lenova ThinkPad W701 Laptop Computer.

The features that make it the best are: a 17 inch screen, high resolution, an Intel CORE i7-720M processor which runs at 1.60 GHz with 6MB and NVIDIA Quadro FX graphics. The ThinkPad laptops are known for their efficient keyboards and their tough construction. Moreover, if the basic features do not satisfy your needs, you can opt for a ThinkPad with an Intel Core i7-820QM (1.73 GHz, 8MB cache) or an Intel Core i7-920XM Extreme Edition (2.00 GHz, 8 MB cache). There are also available two LED-lit screens, a WXGA with a resolution of 1440x900 and a WUXGA screen with a resolution of 1920x1200 pixels.

The next laptops in the best high performance line are: HP Pavilion Dv87 Notebook 1.66 Ghz Intel Core i7 Mobile 720QM, ASUS G51 JX-A1 15.6-Inch, Dell Alienware M17x Notebook and Apple 17"Macbook Pro MC024LLA Notebook.

The Most Reliable Laptops

Dell Inspiration 14The most reliable laptop in 2010 is considered to be Dell Inspiration 14.

The basic configuration of the Dell Inspiration 14 is formed of an Intel Core 2 Duo T600 processor, 4 GB RAM and Windows 7 64 bit OS. The Dell Inspiration 14 is perfect for those who wish a very powerful and in the same time small laptop.

Following in the line of the most reliable laptops there are: HP Compaq 6730b, Sony VAIO SR series, Dell Inspiron 15 and Apple MacBook 13-inch.

Budget Laptops

If you cannot afford to buy one of the high performance laptops mentioned above, there are still many good offers to choose from. The best "budget laptops" are believed to be the ones in Toshiba range: Toshiba Satellite L505-GS5035, Toshiba Satellite T135D, Toshiba Satellite T135-S1310, followed by Asus K50 and Acer Aspire 5738DG.

Toshiba Satellite L505-GS5035Toshiba Satellite L505-GS5035 features an Intel's Core i3-330M processor, 320 GB hard drive and Intel GMA Integrated graphics. In spite of its low price, the L505-GS5035 performances places it above all the other mid range laptops.

The Smallest Laptops

For those who are looking for a small and light laptop that can accompany them wherever they go, here are some examples of the smallest laptops in the world.

Asus Eee PC

Asus Eee PC (35871)The three "e" stand for: easy to learn, easy to play, easy to work. It is a notebook created for daily activities (use of internet and common tasks). With its dimensions of 22.5 x 16.5 x 2.1 ~3.5cm, the laptop weights just 0.89 kg. The Asus Eee PC is equipped with a 7-inch LCD display with a 800x480 resolution, an Intel processor and 512 MB of DDR2 RAM.

VIA NanoBook

VIA NanoBook

The VIA NanoBook measures 230mm x 171mm x 29.4mm, weighting less than 850 g. It has a 1.2GHz VIA CT-M processor, a 7-inch WVGA touch-screen display, 1GB DDR2 SDRAM, WiFi, Ethernet, Bluetooth, two USB 2.0 PORTS and a DVI.

Dell XPS M1330Dell XPS M1330

This is a truly high performance laptop with a LED backlit display, nVidia 8400M GS GPU with 128MB GDDR3 VRAM, a slot-loading optical drive, fingerprint security, embedded mobile broadband, 4GB of DDR2 667MHz RAM, 200GB 7200rpm.

It is true that Dell XPS M1330 is not as small as the previous two laptops presented above, but it is much better in terms of performance.

15inch MacBook Pro

For the ones that desire the best looking laptop, the 15inch MacBook Pro is the best choice.

The body made out of aluminum creates a very innovative and in the same time classy look. Even though at a first glance you wouldn't notice the charm of the MacBook Pro, after analyzing it more carefully you will surely be allured by its apparently classic but refined look.