2017 is an exciting year for anybody looking around to buy a laptop or tech geeks in general. Rather than trying to shove unnecessary, crazy features down consumers’ throats, the 2017 trend in laptops is witnessing top laptop manufacturersfinally focusing more on design and hardware that actually matters to the end users.
As a result of paying attention to consumer needs, companies are rolling out attractive, powerful devices at affordable prices. For example, by leveraging user feedback HP was able to deliver the late 2016 Spectre x360 13-inch,with the right amount of compromises, incorporating a longer battery life and a better quad-speaker design-all under an affordable price.
So here are the top five laptop trends of 2017 :
- Better processing performance, a leap in integrated graphics abilities and longer battery life
- Designs are seen to be playing a huge role in the manufacturing of laptops as companies are trying to make their devices slimmer and lighter. Apple reduced the thickness of its MacBook Pro last year and Dell slimmed down its XPS 13 Notebook
- 2017 is the year of Thunderbolt 3 ports
- Wireless charging for laptops is finally a reality in 2017 with Dell’s Latitude 7285