Three high-end Touch Screen Laptops at budget prices

Three high-end Touch Screen Laptops at budget prices.

Lenovo Yoga 3 14 80JH00A2IN 14-inch Touchscreen Laptop (Core i7-5500U/8GB/256GB SSD/Win 8.1/2GB Graphics), Light Silver

  • Intel Core i7-5500U 5th Gen Processor 2.4 GHz (with Turbo Boost upto 3 Ghz)
  • 256GB SATA SSD
  • 14-inch IPS Multi-Touch Display
  • Windows 8.1 Operating System
  • N16S-GT 2GB DDR3 Graphics

Pros and Cons: Firstly the SATA HDD guarantees blazing fast boot and operation time. Secondly the 5th Gen processor is by itself the latest in efficiency. Another big plus is the IPS screen. Lenovo gets it right on top!

Cons: You may need an additional 1 TB drive (External) to store your extra large files.

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Lenovo Y50 TOUCH Laptop Computer – 59420895 – Black – 4th Generation Intel Core i7-4700HQ / 8GB RAM / 15.6″ FHD 1920×1080 Multi-Touch Display / NVidia GeForce 860M 2GB / 1TB HDD + 8GB SSD / Dual Band Wireless AC / Windows 8.1

  • Intel Core i7-4710HQ 4th Gen Processor 2.5 GHz (with Turbo Boost upto 3.5 GHz)
  • 1TB 5400 rpm HDD with 8GB SSD
  • 15.6-inch FullHD TN LED Display (1920 x 1080)
  • Windows 8.1 Operating System
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX860M 4GB DDR5 Graphics

Pros: It has back-lit keyboard and also the battery life has been increased by upto 1 hour.

Amazon buyMore importantly it has an unused slot for extra RAM in case you need more for gaming purposes.

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Series 7548 15.6 inch Full HD Touchscreen Laptop: 1920×1080, 5th Gen Core i7-5500U Processor, 1Tb Hard Drive,8GB Memory, Backlit Keyboard,802.11 AC, Bluetooth 4.0, Webcam, Windows 8.1.

Features at a glance:

  • 5th Generation IntelĀ® CoreTM i7-5500U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz)
  • 8GB RAM (DDR3L) ,
  • 1TB 5400 rpm SATA Hard Drive
  • 15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) Truelife LED-Backlit Touch Display with Wide Viewing Angle (IPS
  • Intel HD Graphics 5500 , Webcam, 802.11ac+Bluetooth 4.0, dual band 2.4&5Ghz, 1×1
  • Windows 8.1 (64Bit) English, 3-Cell Battery (removable), NO optical drive

Amazon buyPros and Cons: The 5th gen processor is itself a major plus. However the Hard Disk could have been a SSD for faster speeds and also there seems to be some latent noise while running streaming movies. Remember there is no DVD drive so you need to buy one separately in case you need to access your DVDs/CDs.

Truly speaking this is a really fast laptop, but you to get faster performance speeds upgrade the HDD to say a 256 GB Samsung 850 Pro into this machine. With read speeds: 590 MBS, Write speeds: 570MBS, Uses a SATA 3 – 6 GB/s interface – the immediate effect is in Boot time of 10 seconds or less! All programs are way faster with this SSD and resumes from standby instantly.