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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This high-end laptop's 15.6-inch 4K OLED screen is the star of the show, backed up by the innovative secondary ScreenPad Plus display. Creators should consider it, despite the high price and the fact that dual screens take their toll on battery life.
Although it lacks a fingerprint sensor and offers mediocre battery life in its Core i7 configuration, Lenovo's Yoga Slim 7i Carbon is a serviceable, lightweight and distinctive-looking 13-inch laptop.
Lenovo's 14-inch Yoga 9i has a superb 4K screen and fantastic speakers. Build quality is solid, and there are plenty of configurations on offer. If the leather-clad Shadow Black option doesn't appeal, you'll have to forego the tempered glass wrist rest, haptic touchpad and ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, but that's no great loss.
HP's Elite Folio is a quirky 2-in-1 with considerable appeal, headed up by its superb battery life. Windows on ARM might be a problem for some potential buyers, however, due to app compatibility issues.
Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6 is a gem of a 2-in-1 laptop that's compact, solidly built and highly configurable.
Huawei has updated its 15.6-inch MateBook D 15 for 2021, but its shortcomings from last year -- notably, webcam placement and battery life -- have not been addressed.
Stylish design and solid construction, along with a good specification, put the Spectre x360 14 among the leading 2-in-1 convertibles.
Asus ProArt Studiobook 16 OLED (H5600) review: A top-quality 16-inch mobile workstation for creative pros
With its high-end specification, including a superb 4K OLED screen, the Asus ProArt Studiobook 16 sets a high bar for Windows-based creator laptops.
The ThinkPad X1 Titanium Yoga is an impressively slim convertible laptop with a superb screen, but you can get better value for money elsewhere.