Best Laptops for Lumion 8: Final 5 Picks for 2018

High performance laptop for Lumion ProWhen it comes to hardware requirements, Lumion is one of the few suites of software that will demand the very best. A few years ago there hardly was any hardware capable of running Lumion at a desktop level. Of course, even the best laptops can’t match top shelf desktop hardware but it can get surprisingly close. With recent improvements with Nvidia’s 10th generation graphics, I can finally recommend some laptops for Lumion.

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Top 6 Best Laptops for PUBG (+ Spreadsheet)

PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds notebookPlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is one of the games that will make you upgrade your PC. When I first started playing PUBG during early access, I still had a 5-year-old laptop that did not match well with PUBG. I could barely reach 25 FPS. I just couldn’t take it. It was time to upgrade my setup. Even a couple of my squad friends had to upgrade their laptops to get decent framerates.

I have looked at over 1000 modern laptops, filtered them down to 229 laptops. All of them have at least 970M or GTX 1050, 1080p, 8 GB RAM, high-performance processor (more on that below) and a Solid State Drive. Then I boiled it all down to top 6 laptops. On top of that, I’ve included the complete spreadsheet of all laptops, their specs and their benchmarks at the end of the guide.

2018 June Update. Post has been updated for the new Sanhok map release.

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6 Best Laptops for Ableton Live 10

Choosing best laptop for Ableton Live studioMusic and computers. A match made in heaven of two of my favorite hobbies. I’ve recently started experimenting with Ableton due to the sheer number of freezing and bugs I experienced with FL Studio and that seemed to be as good of a reason as any to work out what would be the appropriate PC/Mac hardware for working with AL 10. First, let’s tackle the question of the best laptop for Ableton Live.

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In-depth Guide to 5 Best Workstation Laptops (+reviews & specs)

Best laptop for working with a workstationWhen it comes to laptops, mobile workstations tend to be the top-of-the-line when it comes to their ability to enhance overall productivity. These business laptops typically incorporate business-grade components that make them a completely different creature than a standard business laptop that’s designed for email and light productivity. As a result, these laptops have a tendency to be a bit more desktop-like when it comes to bulkiness, while still maintaining the portability of a laptop. As a professional digital animator, I understand the need for a workstation-grade laptop, which is why I am here to help you find the best workstation laptops for your needs.

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5 Best Laptops for coding Javascript (Web Developer laptops)

Best laptops for Full stack devsFor people who have been programming Javascript for awhile, Javascript fatigue is well-known. It refers to all the different apps and frameworks continuing to appear, always providing the next new thing. Its fatiguing just trying to remember the names of all that’s out there. If you have the time, this video from the 2016 Front-Trends conference, can give you some excellent information on being a Javascript developer. The last thing you want to worry about is your laptop.
If you’re just starting to learn Javascript, know that it’s one of the easiest languages to learn and useful in all forms of web development. It’s one of the most popular languages which means there are many Javascript coders out there willing to help a newbie. You don’t need much, at least not at the beginning, but the more you learn, the more you will want in a laptop.

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Top 4 Best Desktop-replacement laptops in 2017

Great laptops to substitute your desktop PCFor the majority of personal computing history, the desktop has been the go-to choice for anyone that wanted to get some work done or browse the internet. Over the past few years, this has started to change significantly; in fact, we compute on the train, in coffee shops, and even as we wait patiently at the dentist’s office. As a result, many people want to have more portable computer options that are a little more powerful than what’s available on a smartphone of a tablet. In fact, recently I decided to retire my own aging desktop and move on to a powerhouse laptop, which is why I decided to create this article so that you can make the change as well. Having said that, let’s take a look at the best desktop replacement laptops.

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4 Best laptops for using Adobe Audition

Best laptops for using Adobe AuditionWhether you’re a beginning pod-caster or a seasoned pro using Audio Audition, there are a number of things to consider when deciding on the best laptop for you. And if you’re just starting out on a budget, then you’ll want to find a relatively inexpensive laptop that will still do the work. Don’t forget that as you progress your need for more equipment will also grow.

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Ultimate Guide to 5 Best Laptops for Virtualization in 2017

Best laptops for virtualizationServer virtualization is the computing wave of the future, with virtual machines taking the place of larger server rooms and streamlining the resource management process. Virtualization has been around for quite some time but it’s becoming increasingly popular in the enterprise, so now is the time to get on board before you get left behind. Recently, I decided to really start learning how to work in a Linux virtual machine environment so that I can learn more about cloud security. As a result, I ended up buying a more powerful laptop, which is why I decided to help you find the best laptops for virtualization so that you can have an easier time than I did.

Virtualization let’s you do some cool things, so with that said, let’s get into what you’ll need to get started.

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