The birth of new technology brought so much convenience to people around the world. It even built so many bridges to establish concrete communication with the other people from one continent to another. One of the great products of new technology is bringing job opportunities to people locally and internationally. Some companies even consider starting a business process outsourcing in foreign countries to secure their business stability and for lesser expenses. The great thing about these overflowing job opportunities is that some can have their work at home, where college students, housewives and others can gain revenue to support their needs.
Most of these people invest in having a PC or a handy laptop and an internet connection to look for possible jobs online. There are companies who prefer hiring freelancers for accounting works, IT services, writing and other tasks that only needs a computer and internet connection to accomplish. For job seekers, they find it more convenient, less stressful and lesser expense s for they only do their work at home. They will not bother the travel time; they will no longer allot a budget for their daily expenses and the stress while at work place.
Working as freelancer, however, needs a good working laptop and a strong internet connection for better communication. Since everything is done online, these two are highly required to establish good workflow, data transfer and communication. Some even needs a laptop with higher capacity like ASUS VivoBook X202E-CT259H to support their work load, programs and applications needed for the job.
But buying a new laptop today can be daunting, especially when you are looking for the best one or the perfect one or the most compatible one for your job. Nowadays, there are different names for laptops like Vivobooks, Ultrabooks, Chromebooks, Zenbooks, Notebooks, and Macbooks which sometimes lead the target market to confusion on which one to buy. In order to help the target market decide, News.com.au created a list of some of the best laptops there is in the market, defining its capacity.
A Chromebook is a laptop by Google that comes in eight different models from four makers, Acer, Samsung, HP and Google. Its operating system runs with Linux and consists of almost Google’s own Chrome web browser. This device is making great waves for its indistinct boundaries between a browser and a desktop. Youtube can run independently with the Chrome browser and it also supports offline web browsing. The laptop is incredibly lightweight that it can be brought anywhere, plus it is designed in plastic that gives some sort of flimsy feeling but very sturdy. And the highend Chromebook Pixel showcases a stunning display with higher level of resolution of 2560 x 17000 which is higher than Macbook Pro’s display resolution. The body is designed in metal and its lack of tapering makes it so sturdy. It also built with touchscreen technology for better interface. The downside however, is that user has to log into his/her Google account to begin using the laptop. With your account logged in, Google can track your activities in order to deliver targeted advertising for you.
Macbook, on the other hand, is a laptop that is produced by Apple. Macbook Pro, being the most powerful on the Mac range sports at 1280 x 1800 that pixels the full high definition resolution. This is best for photo editor, graphic designer, video editor. This is one of the bet one to replace a desktop when it comes to multimedia. Its base model starts with 2.3GHz quad-core Intel Corei7 processor with a GeForce GT 650 M, *GB RAM and flash storage which ranges from 256GB to 750GB. Although it is more expensive (depends on the model) compare to other laptops.
Ultrabook is released by Intel which is a high-end laptop that is designed to reduce massively the weight and bulk without compromising the battery life and performance. Makers like Fujitsu, Asus, Acer, Toshiba and Sony designed some of their models as Ultrabook. The operating system is Windows and upside and downside depends on the make.
Aside from News.com.au’s list, there is also Vivobook, which is the newest laptop of Asus operating in Windows 8 system. It is made with the touch technology and it provides almost anything that a user could ever wish from a mobile device and it is much cheaper.
When investing on a mobile device or other gadget as a machine for work, it is better to know the specs and features in order not to comprise flow of work, communication and data transfer.