Best kaby lake laptops list

The entire rundown of Intel Kaby Lake (Kabylake) convenient laptops and ultrabooks

Best intel kaby lake laptops

This article is a point by point rundown of all the thin-and-light laptops based on Intel’s Kaby Lake (or Kabylake) equipment stage, beginning with fanless Core M (Core Y) ultraportables, proceeding with the mid-go Core U alternatives and later overhauling it with Core HQ models, once those are discharged.

Kabylake is the seventh era of Intel Core processors and thus, Kaby Lake CPUs can be recognized by the letter 7 after the dash in their naming.

The Kabylake stage incorporates a few subfamilies, with just a couple of them accessible at the season of this post:

Kaby Lake Core Y (otherwise called Core M) — low-control processors with a TDP of around 4.5 W, as a rule implied for tablets and ultra-thin fanless PCs. Incorporates the Core m3–7Y10, Core i5–5Y54 and the Core i7–7Y75 . The naming is a touch of confounding, however you can differentiate this arrangement one from the other in view of the letter Y after the era arrangement (7).

Types of intel kaby lake processors

Kaby Lake Core U — mid-level processors with a TDP of 15 W, implied for a boundless scope of compact laptops furthermore incorporated into versatile full-voltage kaby lake notebooks. Incorporates the Core i3–7100U, Core i5–7200U and Core i7–7500U and CPUs in this arrangement are distinguished by the letter U toward the end of their name.

Kaby Lake Core H — quad-core processors with TDPs between 18 to 45 W. Booked for discharge in Q1 2017.

Back to our posting then. With a specific end goal to keep things composed, the article is part in a couple segments, in view of screen size. We’re determining the shape consider for every unit, sort of screen, CPU and GPU, the battery estimate, the weight and the beginning cost. Tapping the connections on every unit’s name will take you to our more nitty gritty articles and surveys on that gadget, while tapping the connections on the costs segment will offer more insights about the accessible designs and state-of-the-art costs at the time you’re perusing this post.

This article is a ceaseless work in advance, as we add to it as more notebooks get to be accessible. In the event that you spot anything that ought to be in here and it’s not, please tell us in the remarks area toward the end of the post.

The principal segment incorporates the littler ultraportables, with screen sizes under 13-crawls in corner to corner.

Sub 13-inch thin-and-light laptops

Model Type Screen Hardware Battery Weight Price

Asus Transformer 3 T305CA tablet + folio 12.6″ IPS touch Core Y w/Intel HD 615 39 Wh 0.7 kg/1.54 lbs $749

Asus Zenbook 3 UX390UA (UAK) clamshell 12.5″ IPS FHD glossy Core U w/Intel HD 620 40 Wh 0.91 kg/2.0 lbs $999

Lenovo Miix 710 tablet + folio 12.2″ IPS FHD+ touch Core Y w/Intel HD 615 40 Wh 0.75 kg/1.65 lbs –

Lenovo Miix 720 tablet + folio 12.2″ IPS FHD+ touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 — — –

Panasonic Let’s Note Z6 clamshell 10.1″ IPS WUXGA matte Core Y w/Intel HD 615 up to 11 h 0.72 kg/1.6 lbs $1200

Panasonic Let’s Note SZ6 clamshell 12.1″ IPS WUXGA matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 up to 22 h 1.04 kg/2.3 lbs $2100

Razer Blade Stealth clamshell 12.5″ IPS QHD or UHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 53.6 Wh 1.29 kg/2.84 lbs $999

Next we have the 13 to 14-inch alternatives, more often than not the best all-rounder for those searching for execution, looks, fabricate quality and life span in their PCs.

13-inch ultraportables

Model Type Screen Hardware Battery Weight Price

Acer Swift 7 (Aspire S7–371) clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD glossy Core Y w/Intel HD 615 45 Wh 1.1 kg/2.42 lbs $999

Acer Spin 5 (Aspire S13 S5–371T)

convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 48 Wh 1.58 kg/3.5 lbs $499

Asus Zenbook UX306UA (UAK) clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD or QHD+ matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 57 Wh 1.19 kg/2.63 lbs $799

Asus Zenbook UX330CA (CAK)

clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD or QHD+ matte Core Y w/Intel HD 615 54 Wh ? 1.2 kg/2.65 lbs $799

Asus Zenbook UX330UA (UAK) clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD or QHD+ matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 57 Wh 1.2 kg/2.65 lbs $899

Asus Zenbook Flip UX360CA (CAK) convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD or QHD+ touch Core Y w/Intel HD 615 54 Wh 1.3 kg/2.86 lbs $699

Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UA (UAK) convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD or QHD+ touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 57 Wh 1.2 kg/2.65 lbs $999

Dell Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1 (5378) convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 42 Wh 1.62 kg/3.56 lbs $699

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 (7378) convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 42 Wh 1.75 kg/3.86 lbs $749

Dell XPS 13 (9360) clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD matte or QHD+ touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 60 Wh 1.2 kg/2.7 lbs $799

HP Envy 13 clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD matte or QHD+ touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 57.8 Wh 1.42 kg/3.15 lbs $849

HP Specter x360 13 convertible 13.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 57.8 Wh 1.29 kg/2.85 lbs $1049

Lenovo Ideapad 710s clamshell 13.3″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 46 Wh 1.17 kg/2.6 lbs $799

Lenovo Yoga 910 convertible 13.9″ IPS FHD or UHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 78 Wh 1.38 kg/3.04 lbs $1299

Next we have the 14 to 14.9-inch units, more often than not business PCs with a couple of additional elements and characteristics, additionally a couple of ultraportable gaming notebooks.

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14 to 14.9-inch specialty units and gaming portables

Model Type Screen Hardware Battery Weight Price

Acer Spin 7 convertible 14.0″ IPS FHD touch Core Y w/Intel HD 615 43 Wh 1.2 kg/2.64 lbs $1199

Acer Swift 5

clamshell 14.0″ HD or IPS FHD matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 48 Wh 1.36 kg/3.0 lbs $799

Asus K401 clamshell 14.0″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 48 Wh 1.65 kg/3.65 lbs –

Asus Zenbook UX410UA clamshell 14.0″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 48 Wh 1.6 kg/3.52 lbs –

Asus Zenbook UX410UQ clamshell 14.0″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 48 Wh 1.6 kg/3.52 lbs –

Lenovo Yoga 710 convertible 14.0″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 53 Wh 1.6 kg/3.52 lbs –

Panasonic Let’s Note LX6 clamshell 14.0″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 up to 20 h 1.49 kg/3.3 lbs $1800

And after that we have the full-estimate versatile laptops with Kabylake equipment, with 15 to 18-inch screens and a wide range of specs and designs. So as to keep inside the theme of this article, we’re just including dainty and-light PCs, which implies they need to weigh under 6 pounds (for 15-inchers) or 7 pounds (for 17-inchers) and have an aggregate body thickness of under 1.1 inches.

15 to 18-inch full-measure notebooks

Model Type Screen Hardware Battery Weight Price

Acer Spin 3 convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620–2.13 kg/4.7 lbs $499

Acer Aspire E15 clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD glossy Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 42 Wh 2.4 kg/5.29 lbs –

Acer Aspire F15 clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD glossy Core U w/Nvidia 950M 56 Wh 2.4 kg/5.29 lbs –

Asus Vivobook X556 convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 48 Wh 2.3 kg/5.07 lbs –

Asus Zenbook UX510UX clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD or UHD matte Core U w/Nvidia 950M 48 Wh 1.86 kg/4.1 lbs $849

Asus Zenbook UX510UW clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD or UHD matte Core U w/Nvidia 960M 48 Wh 1.86 kg/4.1 lbs $999

Asus Zenbook Flip UX560UA (UAK) convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 50 Wh 2.2 kg/4.85 lbs –

Asus Zenbook Flip UX560UQ convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD ot UHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 40MX 52 Wh 2.2 kg/4.85 lbs –

Asus Zenbook Flip UX560UX convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD or UHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 950M 52 Wh 2.2 kg/4.85 lbs –

Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (5567) clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/AMD R7 M445 42Wh 2.32 kg/5.12 lbs $599

Dell Inspiron 15 5000 2-in-1 (5578) convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 42 Wh 2.3 kg/5.07 lbs $699

Dell Inspiron 17 5000 (5767) clamshell 17.3″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/AMD R7 M445 42 Wh 2.72 kg/6.00 lbs $649

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 2-in-1 (7579) convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 42 Wh 2.65 kg/5.84 lbs $749

Dell Inspiron 17 7000 2-in-1 (7779) convertible 17.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 56 Wh ? $899

HP Envy 15 clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD or UHD touch Core U w/Intel HD 620 52Wh 1.95 kg/4.3 lbs $899

HP Envy 17 clamshell 17.3″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/Nvidia 940MX 41Wh 3.15 kg/6.9 lbs $999

Lenovo IdeaPad 310 clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/Intel HD 620 30 Wh 2.2 kg/4.85 lbs –

Lenovo IdeaPad 510s clamshell 15.6″ IPS FHD matte Core U w/AMD R5 M430 30 Wh 1.70 kg/3.74 lbs –

Lenovo Yoga 510 (Flex 4 15) convertible 15.6″ IPS FHD touch Core U w/AMD R5 M430 35 Wh 1.75 kg/3.85 lbs –

Here’s a short glossary of the terms specified previously:

Sorts:

clamshell: customary PC whose screen closes on top of the console and does not flip into any kind of tablet mode;

convertible: 2-in-1 laptop whose screen pivots or changes over to a tablet mode (or comparative), yet can’t be disengaged from the base;

separable: 2-in-1 laptop whose screen isolates from a strong base and can be utilized autonomously as a tablet;

tablet + folio: remain solitary tablet combined with coordinating keyboad-folio;

slider: 2-in-1 laptop whose screen slides all over on top of the body and uncovers a console covered up underneath.

Resolutions: HD ( 1366 x 768 px), WXGA+ (1440 x 900 px), HD+ (1600 x 900 px), FHD (1920 x 1080 px), WUXGA (1920 x 1200 px) FHD+ (2160 x 1440 px), retina (2304 x 1440 px), QHD (2560 x 1440 px), WQXGA (2560 x 1600 px), QHD+ (3200 x 1800 px), UHD (3840 x 2160 px)