Best Laptops 2020 – Top 10+ Best Laptops to Buy in 2020

Living in an era where smartphones have become essentials, using tablets is now ordinary and even smartwatches have gained a large number of daily users. Prominent development and expansion of gadgets like these happened for sure but even after that, laptops remain to be an absolute necessity in anyone’s life, and they serve their purpose well enough.

Best Laptops to buy

Being quick and easy to store information and multimedia; uploading and downloading of data from the internet, aiding in a wide variety of work (sending emails, photo & video editing, surfing the net, watching movies or listening to music, making video calls and many more) being such a versatile and user-friendly device, it’s something that everyone living in this generation needs to have in their lives.

We here are going to make your job a whole lot easier by helping you with choosing the perfect laptop for serving all your needs.

A huge range of laptops is available to buy these days so it becomes difficult to decide which one is the best for you. No one would want to regret their decision later on.

For selecting a laptop more easily we need to categorize them based on what they offer and if they can properly fulfill our requirements.

We also need to be clear about the primary features needed, whether it’s comfort, portability, power, design, etc. and more importantly we should always have a specific budget in mind.

Check for the following features while looking for a laptop, all these ensure that you’ll always have a productive and comfortable experience while using your laptop:

  • A good keyboard and trackpad which would last long
  • A bright but soft display, pixel visibility must not be there
  • A powerful processor for a proper video editing/gaming experience
  • A slim design ensuring that it’s easy to carry around
  • A long-lasting battery life capable enough to last at least a day

According to our research, we believe that the Dell XPS 13 is the best available laptop in the year 2020.

Just about everything in this device is well suited to fulfill all your needs. This doesn’t mean that this laptop is 100% perfect, everything has its shortcomings but it’s nothing major in this case. Although it’s certainly the best pick if your main focus is now a good processor combined with a light gaming experience.

As for the Mac users, our best pick of the year turned out to be the MacBook Air (2020). The biggest flaw of its previous incarnations being the keyboard was fixed by Apple in this version combined with an improvement to more contemporary processors.

We chose a total of 10 best laptops to be purchased in 2020, they are as follows:

Dell XPS 13 (2020)

Price – ₹ 1,18,990This laptop will be able to great performance in all the major fields, making use of 10th Gen Intel processors, a well-built structure with strong graphics, and a bezel-free 16:10 display.

Features –

  • 3 inches full HD display
  • Intel Core i5 processor, 3.6GHz speed
  • 16 GB DDR4 RAM
  • 512 GB (SSD) storage capacity
  • Integrated 8 GB Intel UHD graphics
  • Wi-fi connectivity available
  • Windows 10 Operating System (64 bit)
  • Around 11 hours of battery life

Weight – The weight is around 1.21kg

Warranty – It comes with a 1-year warranty service

Pros

  • The compact body helps in transportation
  • Wi-fi 6 helps in delivering the best connectivity
  • Great battery life
  • No coil whine
  • Also compatible with Linux
  • Touchpad pad has been improved both in quality & size in comparison to its previous versions
  • 4-sided Infinity Edge display
  • Edge-to-edge keyboard

Cons

  • The usual warranty for only a year
  • Mediocre level webcam
  • Expensive than its previous variants
  • Port selection is limited

2. HP Envy X360

Price – 75,990.

This is one of the best budget laptops available in the current day market. Being a convertible laptop with a sturdy built makes it even better. It’s well equipped with the latest processors for providing you with the best performance.

Features –

  • 3 inches full HD (1920×1080) touchscreen display (MS Active Pen included)
  • 6 MB cache
  • AMD Ryzen 5 2500U Quad-Core processor, 2 GHz base speed, up to 3.6GHz burst frequency
  • 8 GB DDR4 RAM
  • 512 GB (SSD) storage capacity
  • Integrated 8 GB AMD Radeon graphics
  • Bluetooth connectivity available
  • Two USB 3.1 ports, one USB 3.1 Type C, DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.0, one headphone/microphone jack
  • Windows 10 Operating System (64 bit)
  • Around 8 hours of battery life
  • Comes with a 1-year warranty

Pros –

  • Great keyboard and I/O options
  • Worth the money
  • Delivers well performance-wise
  • Outstanding design improvements

Cons –

  • Battery backup isn’t as great as the previous versions
  • Comparatively louder than regular laptops
  • Not available in physical stores
  • A bit on the heavier side
  • Not the best user experience

Asus ROG Zephyrus G14

Probably one of the most powerful gaming laptops available in the current market, definitely a worthy investment if you’re a diehard gamer.

Price – ₹ 88,990

Features –

  • 14 inches full HD (16:9) full HD (1920×1080) display, equipped with anti-glare IPS level panel
  • 8 MB cache
  • AMD Ryzen 7 4800HS processor, 2.9 GHz base speed, up to 4.2 GHz
  • 16 GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4 RAM
  • 1TB storage capacity
  • Integrated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Max-Q GDDR6 6GB VRAM
  • ROG intelligent cooling system with self-cleaning fan design
  • Bluetooth connectivity available
  • One 3.5mm combo audio jack, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, two USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, one Type C USB 3.2 Gen 2. DisplayPort 1.4 & G-Sync support. One HDMI 2.0b
  • Backlit keyboard
  • One-touch login power and fingerprint reader
  • Windows 10 Home Operating System (64 bit) plus pre-loaded MS-Office Home & Student 2019
  • Around 11 hours of battery life
  • Comes with a 1-year warranty

Pros –

  • Demanding games are playable with ease
  • Low glare display helps a lot while working for longer hours
  • Excellent CPU performance despite the compact size
  • The G14 chassis is the best when it comes to transporting your device
  • The keyboard is very comfortable to use in comparison to its previous variants
  • Great battery life

Cons –

  • Webcam not available with this one
  • 16:9 aspect ratio often proves to be cumbersome for productivity
  • Wired Ethernet connection is not available
  • The power connector is in the middle of the left side
  • CPU might experience high temperature after prolonged usage

Apple MacBook Pro

Price – 1,79,990

This is one of the best budget laptops available in the current day market. Being a convertible laptop with a sturdy built makes it even better. It’s well equipped with the latest processors for providing you with the best performance.

Features –

  • 16-inch full HD Retina display with True Tone
  • 12 MB cache
  • 6-core Intel 9th Gen Core i7 processor, 2.6 GHz base speed, up to 4.5GHz Turbo boost
  • 16 GB DDR4 RAM
  • 512 GB (SSD) storage capacity
  • Integrated AMD Radeon Pro 5300M (plus 4 GB of GDDR6 memory)
  • Bluetooth & Wi-Fi connectivity available
  • Four Thunderbolt 3 (USB C) ports & DisplayPort
  • Touch Bar & Touch ID
  • Backlit Magic Keyboard

Pros –

  • Improved hardware than the 13-inch variant
  • Retina Display configuration works well
  • The new Apple Blacklist Magic Keyboard would give you the best experience
  • Audio quality and configurations are much better than its previous versions

Cons –

  • It can prove to be a bit pricey for a base laptop
  • Limited ports & poor in terms of upgradability
  • The touch bar system can prove to be gimmicky

Lenovo ThinkPad

Price – ₹ 58,990

The perfect laptop for you is you are a business professional. It comes with all the features necessary for making your day to day activities much easier than they ever were.

Features –

  • 10th Gen Intel Core i5-10210U processor, 4Cores, 6Mb Smart Cache
  • This laptop comes with the preloaded Windows 10 with lifetime validity
  • This laptop comes with a 14-inch screen with (1920X1080) Full HD IPS Display
  • You will get up to 12.8 hours of battery life with a full charge
  • 8 GB DDR4 RAM
  • It comes with the 1TB HDD + 128GB SSD
  • Bluetooth & Wi-Fi connectivity available

Pros –

  • Great looking and lightweight design
  • The battery life is the best
  • Comfortable and user-friendly keyboard
  • Provides a great performance for a variety of packages
  • Bright and vivid display
  • Packed with all the security features required to keep your device secure

Cons –

  • It doesn’t have a touchscreen
  • Audio quality could have been better

Conclusion – I hope you have liked this detailed article on Best Laptops to buy and I know these laptops are costly but they are among the best in terms of configuration and performance. In my coming articles, I will definitely write an article on Affordable Laptops to buy.