Videoguys Note: Many of these laptops are a very good choice for video editing. We've been drooling over the MacBook Pro w Retina display, but as you will see from this article, you pay a very hefty price tag for it. As a general guideline Videoguys recommends a Laptop with an Intel i7 Quad (or Hex) Core CPU, 8GB+ of RAM and an NVIDIA based graphics card with at least 1 GB or memory on board and 196+ CUDA cores.
PC Mag by Laarni Almendrala Ragaza
Do you want to buy a laptop, but are daunted by the sheer number of choices out there? We winnow down your options to the top 10 best laptops available today.
Shopping for a laptop these days is a pretty daunting task. The sheer number of laptop systems available online or in a store's electronics section is enough to make your mind spin. Most people have a general idea of what their laptop should look like and what they want in terms of features, but are often intimidated by the choices available. That's where we come in, with the 10 Best Laptops on the market today.
The first thing you need to consider is what you need in the laptop. Are you looking for something to compete on the gaming grid? Then a discrete graphics card and big screen are necessary components in the laptop you choose. Are you on a limited budget? Then be on the lookout for a anything under $500 that offers at least a Core i3 CPU and 4GB of memory. If a business system is what you need, then security measures like a fingerprint reader and a TPM module are must-haves. For those who spend a lot of time on the road, then an ultrabook or an ultraportable will keep back and shoulder strain to a minimum. For those who need a system meant for watching movies, a Blu-ray player is a must-need feature.
The editors of PCMag.com test hundreds of systems each year to help you find the best laptop. There are a lot of laptops out there, from the large-screen desktop replacements to the lightweight ultraportables, and even netbooks, but all share common features. In this story, we help you narrow your choices by collecting the top 10 laptops on the market today. read more...