Best ultrabooks 2016 to buy that are thin and light weighted

Lenovo Yoga 900 best ultrabooks

Ultrabooks comprises with slim and lightweight designs without compromising on the performance of the laptop. With slimmer design and light weight they provides great performance. Ultrabooks are builded with full-size Intel Core processors, incredible fast SSD storage, and amazing battery life which makes it more powerful and successful in the market amongst the others. But the thing is they are comes at premium. The range usually starts from 60,000 Rs (Aprrox 900$). Getting the right laptop that meets both your requirements and budget is not an easy task these days, as you have to choose best between lots of options. Here we are suggesting some of best ultrabooks of 2016 that are more powerful, capacious, and feature-rich than ever before.

Best Ultrabooks 2016 to buy

Dell XPS 13

Dell XPS 13 Best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Dell XPS 13:

CPU: Intel Core i5 – i7
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520 – Intel Iris Graphics 540
RAM: 4GB – 8GB
Screen: 13.3-inch FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – QHD+ (3,200 x 1,800)
Storage: 128GB – 256GB SSD

The Dell XPS 13 comprises with metal frame and compact 304 x 200 x 15mm dimensions give it a sleek premium look that rivals Apple’s Macbook. The XPS 13 comes into two models, Full HD (1920X1080) and Quad HD both are impressive Ultrabook market. The Dell XPS 13 has a plush silver-grey metal screen lid that complements its dark coloured base & has a Corning Gorilla Glass display. Dell XPS 13 is quite thin and its 1.35 kg frame is very easy to carry around. Dell XPS 13 features wide chiclet-styled backlit keys that are very well laid out and just a treat to type on. The Dell XPS 13 has a two USB ports (one of which is a USB 3.0 port), a 3.5mm combined headphone and mic jack, a mini DisplayPort. Wireless communication includes Wi-Fi 802.11n and Bluetooth 3.0. On its right edge, the XPS 13 has a MacBook Pro-style battery indicator which tells you how much charge is left.

Asus Zenbook UX305UA


Key Specs of Asus Zenbook UX305UA:

CPU: Intel Core Intel Core M3-6Y30 – M7-6Y75
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 515
Screen: 13.3-inch, FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – QHD+ (3200 x 1800) IPS display
Storage: 256GB – 512GB SSD

The Asus UX305 is quite simply one of the most exciting laptop. The ZenBook UX305 is a fully metal machine that’s thin, light and very attractive. Asus UX305 weighs just 1.2kg which is lighter than Dell XPS 13. This ultrabook has three connecting ports and they’re all USB 3.0. There’s also a full-size SD card reader, a microHDMI and of course a headphone jack. The headline feature is the Intel Core M-5Y10c processor. This is a fully-fledged Broadwell part in terms of its power saving features, so it positively sips power, but performance wise it is a far cry from Core i5 or i7 branded models. UX305 is one of the most affordable Windows 10 laptops available today, and it won’t disappoint you.

Asus Zenbook UX360CA

Asus Zenbook UX360CA best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Asus Zenbook UX360CA:

CPU: 6th-gen Intel Core MX-6Y30
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 515
Screen: 13.3 inch, 3200 x 1080 px, IPS, touch, glossy
Storage: 512 M.2 SATA SSD (80 mm)

Asus Zenbook UX360CA is thinner and lighter than the UX305UA. This laptop has a plastic inner frame, like most other Zenbooks, but most of the exterior is metallic and fairly sturdy which makes it looks good and fells quite well built. There are two USB 3.0 slots, one USB 3.1 1st gen connector, a card-reader, a headphone/mic jack and a micro-HDMI port for video output. The Gold version of this Zenbook gets a light-colored keyboard, with little contrast against the background, while the Gray version gets a black keyboard. Asus offers the Zenbook UX360CA with either 1920 x 1080 px or 3200 x 1800 px touchscreens. There’s a large 54 Wh battery inside this laptop and Asus advertises you could squeeze up to 12 hours of use out of it.

Microsoft Surface book

Microsoft Surface book best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Microsoft Surface book:

CPU: Intel Core i5 – i7
Graphics: Intel HD graphics 520 – Nvidia GeForce graphics
RAM: 8GB – 16GB
Screen: 13.5-inch, 3,000 x 2,000 PixelSense Display
Storage: 128GB – 256GB PCIe3.0 SSD

The Surface Book is the world’s most powerful and thinnest Windows 10 PC as well as an excellent laptop. The Surface Book is a detachable, a tablet with a 13.5-inch screen and Intel Skylake Core U hardware. The tablet part is very thin and light, get’s a 13.5-inch 3:2 high-resolution touchscreen with pen support. The surface book has an excellent backlit keyboard and glass touchpad, ports and an optional Nvidia dedicated GPU. Overall, the Surface Book works great both as a laptop and as a tablet, while most other 2-in-1s don’t excel on both ends. The only thing users might find annoying is how it’s heavier and bigger than most 13-inch laptops thanks to its 3:2 aspect ratio and 13.5-inch screen. And the price is quite higher as many user won’t be able to get if budget is low.

Lenovo Yoga 900

Lenovo Yoga 900 best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Lenovo Yoga 900:

CPU: 2.5GHz Intel Core i7-6500U
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
RAM: 4GB – 8GB
Screen: 13.3-inch QHD+ 3,200 x 1,800 IPS display
Storage: 256GB – 1TB SSD

If you are style lover want power to back it up, then Lenovo Yoga 900 can be a best choice for you. Lenovo claims that the Yoga 900 is the thinnest Core laptop on the market. The Yoga 900 is a fully reversible laptop with a 13.3-inch, 3200×1800 IPS touchscreen display. The port selection on the Yoga 900 is minimal but adequate for everyday use. You get two USB 3.0 Type A ports, a USB 2.0 charging port, an SD/MMC card reader, combo analog audio jack, and a USB Type C port. The Yoga 900 is available with an Intel Core i7-6500U CPU, a 256GB or 512GB SSD, and up to 16GB of DDR3-1600 memory. All versions come with 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. It has bigger batteries to boot.

Samsung Notebook 9

Samsung Notebook 9 best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Samsung Notebook 9:

CPU: 2.3GHz Intel Core i5-6200U
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
RAM: 8GB DDR3 1866
Screen: 13.3-inch, FHD (1,920 x 1,080) LED anti-reflective display
Storage: 256GB m.2 SSD

Samsung Notebook 9’s design is quite similar to it’s previous laptops. With an Intel Core i5 processor on tap, the Samsung Notebook 9 is a solid performer and handles multi-tasking like a champ. Samnsung claims that The Notebook 9 has battery life that can last up to 10 hours. Weighing in at 2.9 pounds, it’s less than the 13-inch MacBook Air and virtually every other 15-inch computer available. The Notebook 9’s 15-inch screen has a 1080p resolution. The 9’s keyboard is roomy and comfortable to type on. Other things of note with the Notebook 9 include its useful array of ports: two USB 3.0, USB Type-C, and a full-size HDMI.

HP Spectre

HP Spectre best ultrabooks

Key Specs of HP Spectre:

CPU: Intel Core i5 – i7
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 520
Screen: 13.3-inch FHD (1,920 x 1,080) IPS UWVA WLED
Storage: 256GB – 512GB SSD

HP Spectre’s most noteworthy feature — that it’s the world’s thinnest full-power laptop, at just 10.4mm thick. That’s despite offering current-gen Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors. The keyboard on the HP Spectre really stands out as excellent. HP claims users can achieve a battery life of 9 hours and 45 minutes. With a Core i7-6500U processor, 8GB of RAM and a decent 256GB SSD, the Spectre costs $1,249 in the US. A Core i5 version knocks the price down to $1,169.

Acer Aspire S7

Acer Aspire S7 best ultrabooks

Key Specs of Acer Aspire S7:

CPU: 5th Gen Intel Core i7
Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 5500
RAM: 4GB – 8GB
Screen: 13.3-inch, FHD (1,920 x 1,080) – WQHD (2560 x 1440) touchscreen
Storage: 256GB SSD

Acer Aspire S7 has Attractive glass design. This svelte ultrabook measures just 0.51 by 12.7 by 8.8 inches (HWD), and weighs only 2.87 pounds. The laptop has 13.3-inch full HD (1,920-by-1,080) display is a touch screen, which usually adds thickness. The keyboard is just as thin, with the minimal key. The backlighting is also automatic, adjusting to the room’s lighting on its own. On the right you’ll find a mini DisplayPort, an HDMI output, a USB 3.0 port, and a headset jack. On the left is the laptop’s Power connector and Power button, along with a second USB 3.0 port and an SD card slot. Wireless connectivity is essential, and the laptop is outfitted with dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0, as well as Intel WiDi for wireless media streaming. The Aspire S7’s battery can last upto 9 hours 57 minutes.

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