A minimalist design with a screen that goes from edge to edge the XPS 13 is compact yet powerful. The CPU options make it one of the most advance system in its class. If your not into Apple but you like the design of a MacBook the Dell XPS is your perfect alternative. You get a modern design with a great selection of software and apps offered by the Windows OS. The price is reasonable and way less than what other ultrabooks cost. Perfect if you want a fast and powerful machine that has a beautiful design.
2. MacBook Air
If your a fan of Apple products and of the macOS this new version of the MacBook Air is the right product for you. The only reason I rank it in second place is because of the limitations of the macOS. Apple is getting better with the compatibility of its operating system with 3rd party software. But some software are only available on PC so before you buy a Mac make sure your favourite softwares run on macOS. You can now get a MacBook Air at a reasonable price. If you want a safe machine, that works like a charm, the MacBook Air is the perfect choice for you.
3. Asus ZenBook 13 Ultra-Slim
Perfect for students with its military grade design, the ZenBook 13 is tough. The hardware inside this laptop makes it the perfect ultrabook. Get the latest i7 Intel processor combined with 8GB of RAM and a 512GB solid state drive. This machine is fast! It comes with Windows 10 Pro so it can run your favourite software, games and apps. Work all day with its 14 hours of battery life. The ZenBook has a sleek and compact design making it easy to carry around. Recommended for students and professionals.
At half the price of the previous laptops on this list the Acer Aspire is a bargain. But it also has some surprising specs. It runs on an Intel i3 8th gen and has a 128GB SSD. With a standard 4GB of RAM. Don’t expect to play demanding 3D games but it boots fast and runs basic software with no lag. If your looking for a budget laptop to surf the web, write papers and watch media the Acer Aspire 5 is perfect for you.
Another bargain worth every penny. The HP Envy 13 is a powerful machine at a fraction of the price you would expect to pay. It runs on an Intel Core i7 8th gen CPU. Boot lightning fast with its 256GB solid state drive. It only has 4GB of RAM but it still manages to run a few software simultaneously. It has a nice 1080p HD screen upgradable to 4K. Work or play all day with a 11 hour battery life. The HP Envy 13 is the perfect entry level laptop.
The Acer Swift 7 is an other ultrabook. This powerhouse packs an 8th Gen i7 Intel CPU with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. Play most 3D games and run demanding software like Autocad. The Acer Swift 7 is well designed and its 1080p touch-screen display is marvellous to look at. The Swift 7 is thin and yet it feels solid. This laptop is perfect for students who like to play games and occasionally work on papers. Professionals will also like its power and good looks. The Acer Swift 7 is one of the best light weight ultrabooks, get quality at a reasonable price.
This 2 in 1 Ultrabook is surprisingly low-cost. The Spectre x360 is geared with one of the latest Intel i7 processors with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of SSD storage. It has a gorilla glass touch-screen display. Use it like a tablet or an ultrabook. The Spectre x360 is good for drawing on photoshop, you can even run demanding software like 3Ds Max. You won’t regret buying this laptop especially at its bargain price. The Spectre x360 is great for creative work like design, architecture or engineering.
The Dell Alienware M17 is a hardcore gaming device. Make no mistake this powerhouse of a machine is a monster. Game like never before with a 9th gen i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM a 512GB SSD and an amazing 2560×1440 resolution on 17.3″ of screen. But the best part is its GeForce RTX 2060 at 6GB GDDR6. It can play any game you throw at it. Warning this is not for amateurs this system is for real gamers only. If you don’t play games, or you don’t make games, there is no point of buying this laptop.
The ultrabook for business. The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is the best computer for businesses. Its fast, durable and touch-screen. Boot up in less than 5 seconds. Transfer documents at lightning speed. Run all the software you need with no exception. And multitask like a pro! Lenovo has equipped this ultrabook with an i7 Intel CPU, 16GB of ram and a 512GB SSD. This dazzling laptop does it all and it will run your software for years to come. Why change your laptop in 2 years when you can get a ThinkPad that will last half decade.
To conclude I present the Razer Blade 15. Another gaming laptop that is affordable and powerful. The Blade 15 runs on a 9th Gen Intel Core i7 chip. It has 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. An NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 powers the graphics on the Blade 15. The body is cast out of an Aluminum block making this ultrabook solid and almost unbreakable. Again there is no point of buying this laptop if you don’t play video games. Unless you like its looks and its durability. The Razer Blade 15 has no limits, play any game you want at the highest fps.