There are so many variations on the types of laptop these days, there really is something for everyone. So the first step is to determine what you really need. Is this a laptop for work, for gaming, for browsing, for kids, or for a little bit of everything?
The basic factors you need to take into account are storage, speed, portability and – of course – battery life.
The first, storage, comes down to a difference between HDD (hard disk drive) and SSD (solid state drives).
The former is the older style, which is slower and more power intensive. The latter is faster, smaller and more battery friendly.
An SSD is what you'll find on…
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