CES has always been associated with some of the most cutting-edge technology in laptops. CES 2018 was no different with multiple world leaders in laptops displaying the future of the mobile workstations. Here we have professional and gaming laptops from CES 2018.
It is always amazing to see how companies try to refine their already perfect laptops further by making the slightest of changes to gain an edge over their competitors. Today we will tell you about some of the laptops that impressed us the most at CES 2018. From Dell to HP, all of the most impressive laptops will be outlined and their distinguishing features will be told.
The Best Professional And Gaming Laptops At CES 2018
Even though most of the laptops that we mention today are not gaming laptops, you will be able to harness their power to play most of the games available on the market today. Laptops generally were not the best option for gaming but times have changed and you can check out why now is the best time to be a laptop gamer.
Whether you are a budding entrepreneur looking for a mobile workstation or a traveling student who wants to game wherever he or she goes, this list will not disappoint you.
CES 2018’s Best Professional Laptops
Dell XPS 13
Of course, who else to start off our list than the industry giants Dell. The XPS 13 is by no means a reinvention of the wheel, but it does enough to justify its place in this list. The XPS has always been one of the best, most sleek looking laptops, but with the addition of the refreshed internals and the new color scheme, Dell can easily surpass its competition.
The hardware will be different for the various versions that Dell provides. But the new 8th generation Intel core processors are now available for those who want to harness the extra juice that the updated chips provide. This makes the XPS perfect for those who like to conduct their business on the go.
The Dell XPS 13 is a great addition to our list of professional laptops at CES 208.
HP Spectre x360
Not only does this laptop promise you the exceptional build quality of HP. But it also carries the Nvidia MX150 graphics which are great for those who want a hybrid between gaming and general use. This is also a 2 in 1 laptop, which will work well for those who want this kind of a machine.
It will be interesting to see how well the MX 150 performs when coupled with the processor, which will be 8th generation Intel of course. Keep an eye out for further information on this beautiful yet powerful system. The HP Spectre x360 was bound to be on our list of the best professional laptops at CES 2018.
Lenovo Miix 630
Next on our list of best professional laptops is the Lenovo Miix takes another approach. It does not have the latest Intel processor, but rather a Snapdragon 835 along with extreme mobility. That is how this laptop is designed. It is meant to be for those who prefer to walk around with their laptop.
The biggest feature of this laptop is the fact that it boasts 20 hours of battery life. That is right, 20 HOURS!!! Just imagine that you can take this with you and last the entire train ride from one corner of the country to the next. It is not built for gaming, but who needs Cuphead when you can watch the first 2 seasons of Game of Thrones without reaching for the power cord, right?
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen
Another laptop where mobility and accessibility is a big part of its identity. The stylus that comes with the laptop is perfect and makes this laptop a dream for those who like to take their design projects with them everywhere they go. Mobility and accessibility are key features for any professional laptop and that is why this one makes our list.
Once again, if you are looking for a gaming laptop then this is not it. Fear not though, as you will be quite happy with what comes next.
CES 2018 Best Gaming Laptops
Vega based Mobile graphics by AMD
It seems like AMD has finally perfected the formula for gaming on the go. The main problem with them was that they lacked the processing power to back up the graphics. That seems to be finally resolved and it will be interesting to see how the technology is implemented in the next year.
Although this is not a laptop that was shown at CES 2018. We believe that it is worth mentioning due to its amazing potential. You can check out more information here.
Acer Nitro 5
The Nitro 5 brings forth amazing power in the form of Radeon RX560. It also has the latest Ryzen mobile processors to aid in everything from FPS games to rendering. The 32 GB DDR4 RAM and the blazing fast SSD will ensure that you can boot up the system fast and get into the games.
This gaming laptop is built for those who want to seriously game on the go. It has exceptional speakers along with the standard features of a gaming laptop such as HMMI 2.0 and USB Type C. This is one of the coolest gaming laptops that we saw at CES 2018.
Razer Project Linda
I should not need to mention the specs of this laptop. It is Razer, and it is going to be amazing. What is amazing about this laptop is the fact that you can connect your Razer Phone with it and make it act as a touchpad. It will also charge your phone at three times its normal speed.
This means that you can carry your laptop with you in your pocket. It may not have the gaming capabilities that it does on the go but it will definitely be a great way to ensure that you are never worried about having your favorite music and movies with you whenever you need to go somewhere.
While this is a prototype this could become one of the most innovative gaming laptops when it finally comes out provided that there is proper horsepower under the hood. Razor always has cool stuff to showcase and this was a nice addition to CES 2018.
Those were the Best Laptops from CES 2018. If you found another laptop particularly intriguing, then let us know using the comments section below.