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KITGURU SHORTLISTS: THE BEST LAPTOP OF 2021

Last updated on June 28th, 2021 at 10:26 am

As more and more power becomes available in sleek laptops that weight less and less, with longer and longer battery life – every KitGuru reader will be checking out the deals this year – either for themselves or in order to help advise a friend of family member. Start with our shortlist and you’ll see the best that we’ve tested.

ASUS ROG X13 Flow

The ASUS ROG Flow X13 is a very likable, well-built, sleek laptop that offers a hefty punch in its 13” form factor. With the 6-hour runtime from ASUS’ 62 Whr battery, and the joy of one-handed portability thanks to the sub-16mm 1.3kg design, I can see the clear value of the Flow X13 as a powerful and portable, premium daily driver.

 

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ASUS ROG Strix G15 Advantage

The ASUS ROG Strix G15 Advantage is a conventional laptop that has been built around an efficient CPU and GPU that can work in harmony to improve efficiency and performance to a higher level than you can hope with AMD/Nvidia or Intel/Nvidia. The result is greater than the sum of the parts and that makes us very happy...

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Gigabyte Aorus 15G

When it comes to performance the Aorus 15G delivers in spades. It packs a fast 10th Gen Core i7 and RTX 2070 Super graphics along with a decent amount of fast dual channel RAM and a Samsung SSD. Running the Intel CPU any faster would require more power which would hurt both cooling and battery life, and we feel that Gigabyte has achieved a good compromise with this laptop.

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Razer Blade 15 Advanced (2020)

It really is impressive to see a high-end laptop that is equally as appealing to gaming users as it is to those who yearn a productivity powerhouse that can quickly be shoved into a backpack. Good job, Razer, now please give me a second SSD slot, bigger battery, and higher memory options on the next version. Until then, the Razer Blade 15 Advanced is a strong candidate on anybody's high-end laptop shortlist.

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Gigabyte Aorus 17G

The Gigabyte Aorus 17G YD is a gaming laptop that packs a mighty punch, with a combination of Intel Tiger Lake H and Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080, yet it sells for significantly less than £3,000. Add in a mechanical keyboard and a display panel with 300Hz refresh rate and you are looking at an impressive piece of kit.

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