It’s always hard picking out a new laptop, sifting through the countless options to find one that’s right for you can be a daunting task. That’s why we at Techscheme have decided to put together a list of the best available to you right now from our partners at Apple and Currys. Buying through our benefits scheme means that you can save up to 12% off the retail (or sale) prices of the best tech, and you’ll be able to spread the cost over up to three years.
Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch
The latest, and greatest iteration of Apple’s iconic MacBook pulls no punches; inside and out this is one of the absolute best laptops on the market. It’s razor thin and feather light, at 14.mm and 1.37Kg respectively it’s built for portability. There have been improvements to its keyboard and the now larger Force Touch trackpad with haptic technology which means it’s super easy and comfortable to use.
On the inside there’s the latest in Intel Core i5 processing tech that makes it super quick to use even when performing more intensive tasks and coupled with the new graphics tech the MacBook Pro has become the go-to laptop for editing video, creating graphics and gaming.
Microsoft Surface laptop 13.5-inch
The Surface 13.5-inch Touchscreen Laptop is designed to help you work better, to develop your ideas and to use for business. It has a lightweight design powered by an Intel i5 Core processor with a 256GB SSD hard drive and 8GB of RAM to make sure that whether you’re editing complex documents, photos or just using it for streaming video you’ll suffer no problems.
Of course, that PixelSense touchscreen with edge-to-edge display gives you plenty of freedom to use the laptop as you want to, and with the laptop optimised for Windows 10 S you’ll easily unlock the performance power lying under the Surface.
HP Pavilion Pro 14-bf054sa 14-inch
HP is a big name in laptops and with the Pavillion Pro, they achieve some big power. With the Intel Core i7 processor and the NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics card, you’ve got a serious bit of kit capable of editing video, images and graphics without issue. Of course, when a laptop can handle those well, there’s little else it’ll have trouble with.
The design itself is super slick, and the clever micro-bezel allows them to fit the 14-inch Full HD screen into the 13.3-inch chassis making it not just good-looking and powerful, but handy to travel with too.
Dell XPS 13 9360 13.3"
Another big player in the laptop game is Dell and with the XPS 13 they’ve put together a super slick, powerful laptop. The Infinity Edge display doesn’t waste a millimetre of space on this narrow aluminium and carbon fibre laptop, which makes it nice and comfortable to carry around, as well as good to look at.
The latest 8th generation Intel processing power sits behind the scenes of this touchscreen laptop - powering your ability to get your work done.
These are some the best laptops you’ll find anywhere, not just with our partners at Apple and Currys. To take advantage of the savings Techscheme can offer you (even on sale prices) all you need to do is make sure your employer is signed up to the scheme. They may well be already, but if not, why not mention it to them?