Once you’ve опытный one of the best 2-in-1 laptops, you won’t want to go back. It’d even be difficult to go back to a normal, old non-convertible ноутбук. И, judging by a recent патент, поданной by Microsoft, smartphones could soon follow in the footsteps of these универсальная machines with their не оставляет в душе.
These days, there are many different kinds of devices to choose from that you’ll be proud to display on your desk. И, gone are the days where you’d have to settle for mediocre performance as the best 2-in-1 laptops are just as fast as any эспо » ноутбук. And, now that we’ve started seeing the new U-серии 8й-поколение Кофе-Лейк-CPUs, the best 2-in-1 laptops are only going to get faster and more efficient. Sure, the MacBook Pro might be tempting, but it doesn’t have an 8th-generation Intel processor or a 4K display. However, the best 2-in-1 laptops totally do. And they’re a lot more fun to use, thanks to their awesome сенсорных экранов.
Most of the best 2-in-1 laptops are convertible, meaning the bottom half swings around behind the screen крышкой, so you’ll accidentally touch the keyboard a lot when they’re in tablet mode. A slim few are detachable, like the Surface Book 2, whose high-resolution PixelSense дисплей is held up by sheer магнитные силы. Either way a lot of these выбор are compatible with styluses, though they’re often sold separately. As such, we’ve been sure to помощью программы the профи and cons of each device as follows.
1. Samsung Notebook 9 Pro
Hands down, the best 2-in-1 laptop there is
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i7 | Графика: Intel HD Graphics 620 – AMD Radeon 540 Graphics (2GB GDDR5) | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ – 16 ГБ | Экран: 13.3-дюймов – 15.6-дюймовый FHD (1,920 x 1,080) LED display with Touch Screen Panel | Накопитель: 256 ГБ SSD
The Samsung Notebook 9 Pro can go head-to-head with the 15-inch MacBook Pro, and for a substantially lower cost. Though it’s limited to only one configuration, albeit across two different sizes, the Samsung Notebook 9 Pro is as powerful as it is pragmatic. Defined in part by its inclusion of the S-Pen, this heavy-hitting hybrid is every bit as capable as Microsoft Surface Book and without the need to подпитки its stylus.
Read the full review: Samsung Notebook 9 Pro
2. Google Pixelbook
Making good on its Android обещания
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5 – i7 | Графика: Intel HD Graphics 615 | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ – 16 ГБ | Экран: 12.3 inch QHD (2,400 x 1,600) ЖК-сенсорный экран | Хранение: 128 ГБ – 512 ГБ, SSD
Google’s new Pixelbook does something that we couldn’t have seen coming. It takes the Chromebook platform and it shoots straight into the stratosphere, competing with premium products from Apple and Microsoft. It’s able to следующие номера пользователей были подписаны this herculean task by укрепляя up the internals and, more importantly, by including full Android app support. This means that this device tears down the barriers that would prevent macOS или Windows users from jumping on the Chromebook bandwagon. It might cost a lot more than other Chromebooks on the market, but the Pixelbook is truly the future of the platform.
Read the full review: Google Pixelbook
- This product is only available in the US and UK at the time of this writing. Австралийские readers: check out a fine alternative in the Lenovo Yoga 920
3. Asus Chromebook Flip
A 2-in-1 Chromebook Android users won’t refuse
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Pentium Core m7 | Графика: Intel HD Graphics 510 – 515 | RAM: 4 ГБ – 8 ГБ | Экран: 12.5-дюймовый FHD (1,920 x 1,080) LED backlit anti-glare display | Storage: 32 ГБ – 128 ГБ eMMC
We get it, the Pixelbook is enticing, but it’s also out of your price range. In that case, the Asus Chromebook Flip C302 is a choice alternative. Having introduced a touchscreen and convertible design to google’s cloud-based Chrome OS, the Asus Chromebook Flip is made better by its compatibility with Android apps. That’s right, just like the Pixelbook, you can use the Asus Chromebook Flip for Google Play apps, albeit after installing an out-of-the-box обновления.
Read the full review: Asus Chromebook Flip
4. Dell XPS 15 2-в-1
A convertible that doesn’t compromise
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5-i7 | Graphics: Radeon RX Вега М GL Graphics with 4GB HMB2 Graphics Memory | RAM: 8 ГБ | Накопитель: 512 ГБ PCIe SSD
If you’ve been in the market for one of the best 2-in-1 laptops, but you also kind of wanted to get one of the best gaming laptops instead, you’re in luck. The Dell XPS 15, already a fantastic ноутбук, has been transformed into a 2-in-1 – and was given discrete-class Radeon RX Вега graphics in the process. What this means is that you can get a beautiful convertible laptop, but you don’t have to give up any power. And, while that means that it’s a little expensive and the fans get a bit громкий – it’s worth it in our book.
Read the full review: Dell XPS 15 2-в-1
5. Microsoft Surface Book 2 (13-inch)
A hole in one for 2-in-1s
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5 – i7 | Графика: Intel HD Graphics 620 – видеокарта Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 (2GB GDDR5) | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ – 16 ГБ | Экран: 13.5-inch, 3,000 x 2,000 PixelSense дисплей | Накопитель: 256 ГБ – 1 ТБ
Though many heads will be turned to the 15-inch model this time around, as Microsoft recently debuted a large-sized laptop for the first time ever, the 13.5-inch rendition of the Surface Book 2 deserves your attention nonetheless. To start, it comes with a 7м или 8м-generation Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, respectively, depending on your needs. Но, per usual with the Surface devices, the draw isn’t what it can do on the inside, but rather, how it can transform on the outside. Not only can its screen be со смежной стеной from its keyboard, but it’ll last longer too.
Read the full review: Microsoft Surface Book 2 (13-inch)
6. Lenovo Yoga 920
Multi-faceted dexterity that плющит the competition
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5 – i7 | Графика: Intel UHD 620 Graphics | оперативная память: 8 – 16GB | Экран: 13.9-дюймовый FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – UHD (3,840 x 2,160) мультитач IPS with integrated camera | Накопитель: 256 ГБ – 1TB PCIe SSD
Gamers ought to look elsewhere, but for everyone else, the Lenovo Yoga 920 is a passable alternative to the ludicrously expensive Surface Book 2. For those who value, ну… знач over a screen that can be со смежной стеной completely from its keyboard, the Lenovo Yoga 920 has a lot of good to offer. The design, for instance, is less pronounced and has the тонкости of a more traditional Ultrabook. Meanwhile, it’s thin and powerful all the same.
Read the full review: Lenovo Yoga 920
7. Microsoft Surface Book 2 (15-inch)
Two inches closer to perfection
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core Core i5 – i7 | Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 (6 ГБ GDDR5) | ОЗУ: 16 ГБ | Экран: 15-дюймовый, 3,240 x 2,160 PixelSense дисплей | Накопитель: 256 ГБ – 1TB PCIe SSD
To be fair, we любил the 13-дюймовый Surface Book already, so when we first оказавшись word that a 15-inch Surface Book 2 was in the works, our expectations were amplified. In the end, Microsoft’s second 2-в-1 ноутбук isn’t perfect, but it is an impressive feat held back by a handful of (frankly necessary) concessions. For starters, this machine features cutting-edge 8th-generation Intel processors and Nvidia 10-series graphics for gamers and creative types alike. Pair that with its nifty convertibility, and we have гордимся a winner.
Read the full review: Microsoft Surface Book 2 (15-inch)
8. HP Spectre x360
A 2-in-1 with an affinity for high fashion
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5 – i7 | Графика: Intel UHD 620 Graphics | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ – 16 ГБ | Экран: 13.3-дюймовый FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – UHD (3,840 x 2,160) IPS сенсорная панель | Накопитель: 256 ГБ – 1 ТБ
A красивый 2-in-1 with a strikingly thin frame, the HP Spectre x360 сейчас размахивает the might of Intel’s 8th-поколения Kaby Lake Обновить architecture. So, despite its slim шасси and weighing only 2.78 фунтов (1.26 кг), this version of the Hewlett-Packard отель flagship is ready not only to stream 4K видео, but to run your favorite games at 720p using integrated graphics tech. Otherwise, if you’re a creative type, it comes with the HP Pen, unlike some stylus-less hybrids.
Read the full review: HP Spectre x360
9. Asus ZenBook Flip S
Perfect style with power to back it up
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i7 | Графика: Intel UHD 620 Graphics | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ/16 ГБ | Накопитель: 256 ГБ/512 ГБ/1 ТБ SSD
Heavily Inspired by Apple’s seminal MacBook, the Asus ZenBook Flip S brings an attention to detail that’s often lost with Windows laptops. Thinner and зажигалка than most of the best 2-in-1 laptops, this великолепный device brings the power of an Intel Core i7 CPU in a package you won’t be afraid to bring out in public. And, because it’s тряся a 1080p display with a powerful processor, you don’t have to worry about running out of juice – it will last through all but the длинное plane rides.
Read the full review: Asus ZenBook Flip S
10. Samsung Notebook 7 Спина
A half-hearted effort that surprisingly платит off
ПРОЦЕССОР: Intel Core i5 | Графика: Intel UHD 620 Graphics | ОЗУ: 8 ГБ | Накопитель: 256 ГБ SSD
While other ноутбук makers are adding discrete graphics ума. my small and their screen sizes, Samsung has decided it’s best to lay low with the Samsung Notebook 7 Spin this year. It works, but seemingly unintentionally so. Because it scraps the Nvidia chip, the 13-inch Samsung Notebook 7 Spin can be used for up to 7 hours at a time without charge. It also has a better keyboard than you would expect, although we are disappointed in the lack of a bundled stylus.
Read the full review: Samsung Notebook 7 Спина
- This product is only available in the US and UK as of this writing. Австралийские readers: check out a fine alternative in the Asus ZenBook Flip UX360.
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