The HP Spectre x360 16 has a powerful processor, discrete graphics and enough battery power to keep it going for most, if not all, of the day. However, it's unwieldy to use in handheld tablet mode.
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Huawei MateBook 14s (2021) review: A stylish 14-inch laptop with a 90Hz touch screen and good battery life
Previous MateBooks have been hampered by a quirky keyboard-embedded webcam, but that's not an issue with the impressive MateBook 14s.
The Vivobook Pro 16X might benefit from more attention to the hardware design, but it's solidly built and there's a lot to like under the surface.