The Corona days have strengthened the status of the laptop as a necessary and essential accessory for ongoing learning, whether it is in schools or in academia. It is still unclear whether the upcoming school year, which is due to open in about two weeks, will be virtual or include classroom attendance. In any case, we have compiled for you some recommendations for laptops for students of different ages, at a cost of up to NIS 3,000.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3-15ITL: It is a laptop with a 15.6-inch screen, an Intel Core i3-1115G4 3.0GHz – 4.1GHz processor, 8GB of internal memory and a 256GB SSD drive. In addition, it is equipped with a TrueBlock privacy shutter, which allows the webcam to be physically closed when not in use.
It offers Max Mode, for improving computer performance and Stealth Mode that allows the computer to be tuned to a quieter mode that reduces fan noise and saves battery power. It has Dolby Audio-based speakers, it supports fast charging and allows up to 7.5 hours of battery life. It weighs 1.65 kg and is available in sand, blue and platinum gray.
Recommended retail price: NIS 2,240.
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5-14ITL: It is a multi-mode laptop, equipped with a 14-inch touch screen, Intel Core i3-1115G4 3.0GHz – 4.1GHz processor, 8GB of internal memory, a 256GB SSD drive. Full rotation of the screen can turn it from a laptop – into a tablet (according to the user’s needs), as well as put it in tent mode for viewing content.
It is also equipped with the TrueBlock privacy shutter, which allows the webcam to be physically closed when not in use, a fingerprint reader, a keyboard with convenient layout and backlighting, rapid charge technology for fast charging and Dolby Audio-based speakers. It provides up to 10 hours of battery life, weighs 1.65 kg and is available comes in gray and platinum gray.
Recommended retail price: NIS 2,890
Asus VivoBook 14 X413: 14-inch screen laptop, 11th generation Intel® Core® i5-1135G7 2.4GHz – 4.2GHz processor, 8GB internal memory, 512GB SSD drive, keyboard lighting, fingerprint reader, NVIDIA GeForce® MX330 2GB graphics accelerator. It weighs 1.4 kg and is available in colors: bold black, dreamy and idealistic white, and in prominent cobalt blue.
In addition, computer buyers will enjoy an official importer’s warranty for one year at the customer’s home (collection and return) by Asus Israel. The manufacturer’s warranty can be extended by calling 03-6871392. Telephone technical support: 073-2248174
Recommended retail price: NIS 2,890
HP 14s-dq2006nj: Laptop with 14-inch screen, 11th generation i5 processor, 8GB memory, 256GB SSD storage and Full HD IPS screen. The computer monitor has an anti-glare coating so that it can be used even when sitting in the sun, and the screen does not reflect light. The battery life is seven hours and 15 minutes, and the computer is available in a natural silver color.
Also, all new HP home computers have a customer service technician subject to warranty.
Recommended retail price: NIS 2,619
Satellite Pro C50-H: A laptop that includes a 15.6-inch screen, Intel’s 10th generation processor, DDR4 RAM of up to 16 GB, and SSD storage options of up to 512GB. The battery life is about eight hours and 25 minutes, and is available in dark blue with an antibacterial anti-bacterial coating.
Recommended retail price: NIS 3,190
Inspirion 3501: A laptop equipped with a 15.6-inch screen, a tenth-generation Intel Core I3 processor, 8G DDR4 RAM, a Type-C port and 256G SSD storage. Also, the computer weighs 1.9 kg and is available in black and silver. In addition, the computer includes the Dell Cinema feature which allows watching movies and series with sound color and high quality media streaming.
All DELL computers have a technician service to the house within a business day and a three-year warranty from the highest in the industry.
Recommended retail price: NIS 2,090
Inspirion 5406: This is a laptop with a flip-flop touch screen with a resolution of 14 inches, available in a wide range of different specifications. It weighs 1.5 kg and features a bright keyboard, fingerprint reader and aluminum finish.
Recommended retail price – starting at NIS 3,190
And have a successful school year!