With plenty of on-board ports and all-day battery life, the Satellite Pro C40-J-11I has a lot going for it, but a better screen would be welcome.
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Well made, with long battery life and an excellent 16-inch screen, Huawei's MateBook 16 ticks a lot of boxes. With a better webcam, this laptop could be a real winner.
The ExpertBook B1 B1500 is a solidly built 15.6-inch laptop with plenty of on-board ports, but some features disappoint.
This is an attractive and well-built Chromebook with nice design touches like the ErgoLift hinge and touchpad-integrated number pad. However, the higher-end models are expensive.
The ThinkPad P17 Gen 2 is a 17.3-inch mobile workstation that can be configured with some extremely high-end specifications. However, its lack of a touch screen option, large screen bezels, bulk and weight, moderate speakers and poor battery life do it no favours.
Dell's Precision 5760 offers a near bezel-free 17-inch screen with up to 4K resolution, multiple configuration options, an exceptional keyboard and very solid build quality. Downsides include a 720p webcam and moderate battery life.
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.
Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6 is a gem of a 2-in-1 laptop that's compact, solidly built and highly configurable.
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 Inspiron 16 Plus 7610's large screen makes for a sizeable and weighty laptop, but there's plenty to like here, including a good display, all-day battery life and plenty of ports and connectors.