Apple’s 13in Macbook has been named as one of the best laptops of 2009 by a technology expert.
CNet.com’s guide to the best portable computers of 2009 stated that the unibody design has been promoted to the “Pro” series, all while adding features and cutting the base price.
The Samsung N120 was described by the website as an “excellent entry” into the market, adding that it is an incredibly tempting product for anyone looking into netbooks.
HP’s Pavilion dv6 is a “gorgeous” laptop available at an affordable price, with tech fans being advised to check-out this product if they are wanting a new machine.
Talking about the trends of laptops and netbooks in 2009, CNet.com said that “very decent” products are now being sold for less money, while the optical drive has also began its slow and inevitable death spiral, seeing its status move from “necessary to accessory”.
In a poll by ProCompare.com, Sony Vaio’s NW 15.5in laptop came out on top thanks to its mixture of power and style.