From multimedia workhorse to gaming, these Intel Evo verified laptops will give you the consistent top performance that you expect for today’s workload and play.

All-rounders
Boasting the Intel Core i5-1135G, these super light laptops with all day battery life are perfect for everyday use:

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 EVO

  • 13.3″ Full HD Laptop (512GB) [Intel i5]
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-1135G7 (2.4 – 4.2GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

The Inspiron 13 7000 doesn’t have a touchscreen. It’s a pure laptop that’s a joy to take around. The magnesium exterior is durable, yet lighter than aluminium. 512GB of SSD storage means plenty of room and quick retrieval of your files.

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HP Envy 13-BA1044TU

  • 13.3″ Full HD Touchscreen Laptop (256GB) [Intel i5]
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-1135G7 (2.4 – 4.2GHz)
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

The HP Envy comes with Windows 10 Pro. This provides added security and networking features, as well as Assigned Access over applications for different users. Windows 10 Pro can also configure this touchscreen for kiosk use. Businesses will also appreciate HP Envy’s Fast Charge, which delivers 50 per cent capacity in 30 minutes.

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ASUS ZenBook EVO

  • Flip 13.3″ Full HD 2-in-1 Laptop (512GB)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-1135G7 (2.4 – 4.2GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

This elegant 2-in-1 touchscreen is only 13.9mm thick, yet it contains a 360° ErgoLift hinge that holds the display securely at any angle. Use it like a laptop, tent, stand or tablet. You can also get creative with a stylus (sold separately) on the touchscreen, which supports 4,096 pressure levels. Premium speakers are courtesy of Harman Kardon.

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Lenovo Yoga 7i EVO

  • 14″ Full HD 2-in-1 Touchscreen Laptop (512GB) [Intel i5]
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-1135G7 (2.4 – 4.2GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

The Yoga 7i comes with a 14” screen with microborders, paired with Dolby Atmos that calibrates sound for a better experience, and Dolby Vision for stunning visuals. You can use it as laptop, tent, tablet or stand – the eye-catching design makes the Yoga 7i a stylish platform for a variety of multimedia. It’s also a 10 point multi-touch and comes with a Lenovo Digital pen. There’s a choice of Slate Grey or Dark Moss for the sleek aluminium chassis.

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Lenovo Yoga S7 Carbon EVO 13-00G

  • 13.3″ QHD Laptop (256GB) [Intel i5]
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-1135G7
  • Storage: 256GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

If you don’t need a touchscreen, the Yoga S7 is worth considering for a laptop that’s light and boasts great battery life. It weighs in at less than 1kg, yet still has a QHD (2560 x 1600 – a nice step up from the 1080p (1920 x 1080) displays generally found in this range. You also get Harman Kardon branded speakers with Dolby Atmos. The S7 has a carbon fibre cover and hard wearing magnesium/aluminium base.

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Multimedia workhorses
These lightweight laptops pack the power you need for content creation and gaming:

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 EVO

  • 13.3″ Full HD Laptop (512GB) [Intel i7]
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 (2.8 – 4.7GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM

This conventional laptop (no touchscreen) with an Intel i7 will deliver plenty of processing power for multitasking at work, and you can also confidently employ it when it comes to serious gaming time. Downtime is minimal thanks to Dell’s ExpressCharge, which will take your battery from 0 to 80 per cent in as fast as an hour.

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ASUS ZenBook EVO Flip

  • 13.3″ Full HD 2-in-1 Laptop (512GB) [Intel i7]
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 processor (2.8 – 4.7GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • Memory: 16GB RAM

You can get the ZenBook Flip 13 with the 11th Gen Intel i5, or Intel i7. The latter comes in handy if you’re going to be a heavy user of the optional ASUS Pen, with its 4,096 levels of pressure. Or if you’re a content creator working in HD, the Intel i7 will give you the responsiveness to unleash your creativity.

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HP Spectre X360

  • 14″ Full HD 2-in-1 Laptop (512GB) [Intel i7]
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7 (2.8 – 4.7GHz)
  • Storage: 512GB SSD with 32GB Intel Optane
  • Memory: 16GB RAM

This Spectre X360 boasts a 13.5” WUXGA+ display measuring 1920 x 1280. That means the screen has a 3:2 ratio with 20 per cent more viewing space, compared to the typical (1920 x 1080) 16:9 ratio in most current laptops. It’s also a touchscreen, with optional digital pen, while the luxurious keyboard has a precision touchpad which is 16.6 per cent larger compared to the 13”. The 512GB SSD is enhanced by 32GB Intel Optane – an innovative memory for improving overall system performance. Teamed with the 11th Gen Intel i7, this adds up to a spectacular canvas for all your creative endeavours. Choice of Natural Silver or Poseidon Blue.

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