Best laptops

Five of the best notebooks on the market right now

1. APPLE MACBOOK PRO 15INCH

FROM £1,549, WWW.APPLE.COM/UK

LOVE: New processors. Boosted graphics. Great look. OS X
HATE: Premium pricing

T3 Star rating: 5/5

2. DELL XPS 15

£650, WWW.DELL.CO.UK

LOVE: Impressive power and graphics. Great price
HATE: Chunky build. Screenresolution could be higher

T3 Star rating: 4/5

3. ACER ASPIRE ETHOS 8943G

£800, WWW.SAVEONLAPTOPS.CO.UK

LOVE: Excellent battery life considering the performance
HATE: Lacks style

T3 Star rating: 4/5

4. SAMSUNG SF310

£571, WWW.SAMSUNG.CO.UK

LOVE: Great performance, with a Core i5 processor at an affordable
price. Good battery life, too
HATE: Moderately hefty

T3 Star rating: 4/5

5.SONY VAIO VPCSB1V9E

£925, WWW.SONY.CO.UK

LOVE: Core i5 processor and a compact, just 30mm thick, design
HATE: Not enough oomph for games

T3 Star rating: 4/5