Plug into these Great Laptop Computers

Convenience, speed and memory are the key factors in picking a laptop computer
Man using a laptop computer while drinking coffee.
Simplify your life by choosing the right laptop computer for your needs. Pixabay

Remember the days when laptop computers were more of a luxury item than a practical tool? Ancient times, my friend. Today’s laptops offer great screen sizes along with plenty of speed and memory to be considered essential gear. The remaining challenge: Decide which features, sizes and prices work best for your needs and budget. Here are a few laptop computers we recommend.

Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop, 15.6 inches Full HD IPS Display, AMD Ryzen 3 3200U, Vega 3 Graphics, 4GB DDR4, 128GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Windows 10 in S Mode, A515-43-R19L,Silver
Launch your creativity with crisp visuals and Alexa accessibility. Acer

It’s light, small and still packs in enough power to handle any job. With the AMD Ryzen 3 3200U Mobile processor, it can handle even complex jobs. The 15.6-inch HD IPS screen provides amazing visuals so you can get creative on this laptop. With a slim bezel, you have plenty of space to work and view all your amazing images, graphics, and videos. Plus, the battery life – 7.5 hours – ensures you’ve got enough power for the whole day. This laptop computer is also Alexa enabled.

ASUS VivoBook 15 Thin and Light Laptop, 15.6” FHD Display, Intel i3-1005G1 CPU, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Backlit Keyboard, Fingerprint, Windows 10 Home in S Mode, Slate Gray, F512JA-AS34
This model has features to improve typing position and making working a breeze. ASUS

This model features a frameless, four-sided NanoEdge display that gives you maximum viewing area while you’re working or playing. With an understated, slate grey design, it looks sleek and sophisticated. Weighing just 3.75 pounds, it’s lightweight enough to take with you everywhere. This laptop computer is also equipped with HDMI, USB 3.1 and 2.9, microSD card reader, and USB Type C ports so you can connect to nearly any display or peripheral without a problem.

Acer Chromebook Spin 11 CP311-1H-C5PN Convertible Laptop, Celeron N3350, 11.6" HD Touch, 4GB DDR4, 32GB eMMC, Google Chrome
Fast work times, easy backups and built-in virus protection are the standout features. Acer

One of the key features of this Acer Chromebook is its versatility, with the ability to convert from stand-up display to tablet to notebook to tent angles for multiple modes of use. It features a touch experience with a touchscreen that makes swiping, editing, and surfing simple with just the tip of a finger. Edge-to-edge HD display gives you great colors and details. The wide-angle view webcam improves video conferences and chats and the quick connection options give you a supercharged internet experience. You also get the best of Chrome, with fast work times, the easy of backing up files online, and built-in virus protection. Ten hours of battery life keeps you going all day.

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 14" Laptop, 14.0" FHD (1920 x 1080) Display, AMD Ryzen 5 3500U Processor, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB SSD, AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics, Narrow Bezel, Windows 10, 81W0003QUS, Abyss Blue
A physical shutter for the webcam gives you privacy when you need it most. Lenovo

Whether you need a laptop for school or for work, this entry-level laptop offers powerful performance that handles all kinds of everyday computer tasks. It’s powered by the Ryzen 5 3500U Mobile Processors for speeds that help you get tasks done quickly. The 14-inch full HD screen gives you excellent image clarity and videos that look great for an immersive visual experience. Narrow bezels on both sides of the screen also help give you a clean viewing space. One of the most-loved features of this Lenova is the physical shutter for the webcam, which you can close to give you peace of mind that your privacy is protected.