Intel Core i3 is one of the latest Intel processors with Hyper Threading technology which delivers high performance helping the users to perform multiple tasks at the same time. The processor also provides for enhanced 3D capabilities and high quality video. Here is a list of some of the best Intel i3 powered laptops available in the market these days sorted in increasing order of price:
Best 15inch laptops with i3 Processor
The Toshiba Satellite L655 is an Intel core i3 powered laptop having a LED backlit display of 15.6 inch and a native HD resolution of 720p. With its high gloss fusion finish and sleek and stylish look it is every bit worth the $550. It has a total of 3 USB ports, multi format card reader and DVD read-write drive. The battery can last for about 4 hours without recharging. At 6.4 pounds the laptop is a bit heavy for carrying around and is suitable only for people with minimum traveling needs.
The Acer Aspire AS5741 is a 15.5 inch laptop with LED backlit display which is powered by Intel Core i3 processor and helps boost performance by multitasking. It comes with 4GB of RAM and has 320GB hard drive. The Acer AS5741 weighs about 5.74 pounds which is not so lightweight but is average for most 15.6 inch laptops. The laptop has 3 USB ports, an HDMI out, a media card reader, a built-in camera and a DVD read-write drive. At an attractive price of $580 the laptop is worth for every kind of work and entertainment related applications.
Best 14inch laptops with i3 Processor
The HP Pavilion 2161NR is a 14.1 inch widescreen laptop with a screen resolution of 1280 x 800 and powered by Intel core i3 processor. The laptop has 4GB RAM and 500GB of hard drive. The battery life is not so great with a meager 3.5 hrs between charges. This ultra portable laptop weighs just 5.2 pounds which is very good for a laptop this size. It comes with a removable optical drive which can be removed to further reduce the weight for people who don’t use the disc drive that frequently. For music and movie fans the laptop also comes with a mobile remote to help control music and volume from anywhere within the room. The laptop is available at a price of $640.
The Asus K42F is a 14 inch widescreen laptop with a screen resolution of 1366 x 768 and comes with a 2.26GHz Intel i3 processor. It comes with a 4GB RAM and can support unto 8GB making the performance very good. It comes with the new ASUS Palm Proof Technology which prevents accidental movement of the cursor from the palm. At a price of around $700 it also includes a 2-year global warranty. The laptop cooling system is very efficient never allowing he system to get hot.
Best Mini Laptops with i3 Processor
The ultra low voltage Intel Core i3 processors are in great demand today because they give the laptops a much needed performance boost.The Hyperthreading technology used in these processors helps to improve speed and smart multitasking capabilities.
These core processors were not designed for compact mini laptops and notebooks and therefore not many mini laptops are available that have these processors. The ones that have these processors are usually available at a higher price as compared to the average price for mini laptops. The best options available under this category are the Acer Aspire TimelineX AS1830T-3927 11.6 inch laptop and the HP Touchsmart TM2 12 inch mini tablet PC.
To know more about best mini laptops in general read the post “best 11.6 inch laptops”