Our Top Three Business Laptops

22nd November 2019

Business laptops need to be more than just an easy-to-use portable machine, they also need to be powerful, offer quality security and have a strong build that will last.

Whether you’re looking for a single laptop for yourself or a fleet of machines for your employees, finding the right business laptop that delivers high-performance and is durable is essential.

Having a laptop that is right for your role and industry is crucial to business life. All of the best laptops on the market combine the latest hardware with slimline designs, good battery life and added productivity features. A good battery-life is essential for a business laptop, as a portable device is good for no one if the battery runs out after just a few hours.

To help you out, we’ve put together a shortlist of our top three laptops for businesses, ideal for both large corporate companies and small businesses. We’ve taken into consideration features, design, battery-life and value that will enhance your business life. 

Apple MacBook Pro 13” Touch Bar i5-1.4GHz and 128GB SSD

Front view of MacBook Pro 13" with Box Open Inset

The MacBook Pro has been a firm favourite for business for years, and the newest models are sure to join these ranks. The 13” model with touch bar is perfect for day-to-day business needs and weighing in at just 1.37kg, it’s perfect for those on the move.

Offering a quality retina display, supporting millions of colours on the 2560×1600 resolution screen, the new Pro also features ‘True tone’ technology, meaning it seamlessly adjusts your Touch Bar for maximum clarity and tailors your user experience. Delivering outstanding performance thanks to its 1.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 processor, it provides 128GB SSD storage which can be upgraded to 256GB, 512GB, 1TB or 2TB depending on your needs. The Pro also has 8GB RAM and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 645.

With built in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the Pro also has a 720p FaceTime HD camera and three microphones, ideal for taking business calls and meetings.

To top off this high-performance machine, the built-in battery provides up to 10 hours of wireless web and up to 30 days of standby time, meaning you can be confident your laptop will always be at the ready when you’re out on business.

Here at HardSoft, the MacBook Pro 13” Touch Bar starts from just £8.96 per week.

Dell XPS 13 7390

Front open view Dell XPS 7390

The ultra-portable Dell XPS is an award-winning laptop that runs the Windows 10 operating system. The 13.3” Infinity Edge display offers full Dell Cinema experience and has an Intel UHD Graphics 620 card. Weighing in at just 1.23kg, the Dell XPS is even lighter than the MacBook Pro 13” and features a sleek anodized aluminium screen lid and base, with a carbon fibre keyboard deck.

Offering an Intel Core i7 – 10510U processor and 16GB RAM, this laptop has 512GB SSD storage and delivers exceptional performance for day-to-day business use. The Dell XPS is the star of the show when it comes to battery life. With up to 19 hours, 24 minutes of battery life, you can charge this laptop up for the day ahead and be certain you won’t be let down.

Complete with seamless features such as PC/Smartphone integration, voice-activation, advanced docking and advanced Wi-Fi 6 technology, this laptop is a smart choice for any business.

At HardSoft, the Dell XPS 13 7390 starts from just £11.01 per week.

HP EliteBook 830 G6

HP Elitebook 830 G6 laptop

The HP EliteBook 830 G6 runs the Windows 10 operating system and balances design, performance and portability perfectly. Designed for mobile professionals, this laptop is highly secure and quality collaboration features for high-quality calls.

Offering an Intel Core i5-825U 11.6GHz processor with Intel UHD Graphics 620, 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD storage, this laptop is for those who require top performance whilst on the go.

With a narrow border display, this light and compact laptop has a distinctive aluminium case and a 13.3” full HD screen with a 1920×1080 resolution. Finally, this high-performance machine provides 12 hours, 13 minutes of battery life, so you can fully charge it ready for a full business day.

Here at HardSoft, the HP EliteBook 830 G6 starts from just £10.96 per week.

If you’re looking to upgrade your business laptops, we have a range of Apple and Windows based laptops, with something to suit every need. We also provide a flexi-lease plan for our laptops which lasts for three years. You can choose to either upgrade your equipment after two years, continue to the end of the lease so you own the equipment outright, or return the equipment and cancel the lease after two years.

We also offer Devices for Teams, which is a unique and flexible DaaS (Device as a Service) subscription. This tailored solution will provide you with multiple devices for a single monthly payment, giving you the option to add any device throughout the subscription. Perfect for high growth businesses, you can even refresh and swap any devices after just 12 months!

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If you’re interested in leasing equipment or would like to find out more about the laptops we have on offer, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.