Best Laptops for Quickbooks in 2019
In this article, we will give you a list of the best laptops for Quickbooks.
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As recommended by Quickbooks on their website, the minimum system requirements to operate Quickbooks are:
- A minimum of 2.4 GHz processor,
- A minimum of 4 GBs RAM (8 GBs recommended)
- Also minimum 1280 x 1024 display resolution, 2.5 GBs of disk space (additional space is required for data files)
- And finally Wi-Fi/ Ethernet for internet access.
Moving on to our list, we are recommending 5 different laptops that are proved to be the best for Quickbooks in varying budgets.
Our first option is Acer Aspire E15, which has an affordable price and also very effective when it comes to Quickbook usage. So if you are on a tight budget this will be the best laptop for Quickbook for you.
The laptop comes equipped with 8th generation of Intel Core i5 Processor and works at a maximum speed of 3.4 GHz (turbo). The Acer is well known for its high productivity. Also, multitasking is proved to be amazing at this laptop due to the 8 GBs RAM memory.
Furthermore, the laptop has a 15.6 inch screen of full HD IPS display . Concerning graphics, this laptop is powered by NVIDIA GeForce MX150 2GB DDR5 graphics card.
The storage of the Acer (256 GBS of SSD) is also very good for Quickbook installation and running. Also, the laptop has a DVD drive, so you can install the Quickbooks software from a CD (you can also download it directly from the website so don’t worry if you buy a different laptop with no DVD).
Finally, the Acer has a weight of 5.2 lbs and its battery life could live up to 15 hours.
Pros: Affordable price, and outstanding battery life.
Cons: Weak graphics card, and heavier than other options.
Our next option is Asus VivoBook S which is considered to be a very thin and a highly productive laptop. Therefore it is the perfect option if you are looking for a portable laptop for using Quickbooks.
The laptop is powered by the 8th gen Intel Core i5 and works at a maximum speed of 4.0 GHz (turbo). It comes with 8 GBs DDR4 RAM memory and has 256 GBs SSD storage which is more than enough for storing your data.
The VivoBook has a standard 15.6 inch screen of full HD IPS display which gives an amazing display experience.
The ASUS VivoBook S has an Intel UHD Graphics 620 card which might not be the best option concerning graphics or if you are planning to do some light gaming on the side.
As we said before, the laptop is super light at 3.7 lbs, you can literally take it anywhere without breaking your back. Finally the laptop has a battery life up to 10 hours.
Pros: Portable, light weight, and a good battery life.
Cons: Graphics Card.
The third option is Dell Inspiron 14 Multi-touch screen, 2 in one laptop. This specific laptop is a perfect option for you if you are looking for a touch screen laptop for Quickbooks. The Insprion as mentioned before is a 2 in 1 laptop which provides you with the portability of the tablet as well as the practicality of the keyboard.
The Inspiron 14 is powered by the 8th gen Intel Core i7 processor with a speed up to 4.6 GHz. It comes equipped with 8 GBs of DDR4 RAM and 256 GBs SSD storage.
It has a 14 inch full HD IPS LED-Backlit touch screen display which provides the user with clear visuals and an adequate display.
The laptop has an Intel UHD Graphics 620 card which could handle small graphic related tasks.
Also, the laptop has an outstanding and spacious full-size keyboard with a responsive trackpad. It also has a battery life up to 7.5 hours. Finally, it has a weight of only 4.1 lbs.
Pros: Touchscreen, 2 in 1 laptop, battery life, and large space.
Cons: Graphics card, and might be heavier than other options.
Our fourth option is Dell XPS 13 (which is also on our list of Best Laptops for Writing in 2019, go there if you are interested on our take on it) is a very lightweight and portable laptop that allows you as a user to carry it around everywhere. It also has an amazing looks and built-in quality.
First of all, the laptop is equipped with 8th gen Intel Core i5 Quad Core processor with turbo speed up to 3.9 GHz. Also, it comes with 8 GB RAM memory, 256 GBs SSD storage.
Furthermore, the laptop has a 13 inch full HD InfinityEdge Display with 1920 x 1080 resolution. Concerning graphics, it has the Intel UHD graphics which is again might not be the best option for high graphics related tasks.
Finally, the laptop has a weight of 2.7 lbs (super light) and its battery life could last up to 12 hours.
Pros: Lightweight, amazing looks, and high performance.
Cons: No numpad, and some people complain about its battery life.
Our last option is Asus Zenbook 13. This laptop is one of the most popular ZenBook Series and one of Amazon highly rated laptops. It is also one of the best portable laptops available because it is only 0.5 thick and weighs 2.5 pounds.
The laptop features the 8th gen of Intel Core i5 processor with speed up to 3.9 GHz which increases work productivity. It is also equipped with 8GB RAM memory so it scores high at the multitasking feature.
The ASUS has 512 GBs of SSD storage which is a great amount of storage and the SSD is known to be better than the HDD as it decreases boot-up times and application loading.
The laptop has a 13.3 inch full HD Wide-View display and has an embedded Intel UHD graphics 620.
Moreover, the battery life is a major strength as it could last up to 10 hours and it has an amazing comfortable keyboard with backlit and fingerprint sensor.
Overall, the laptop has an amazing stylish design with outstanding features, so if you are looking for a lightweight, and a highly functionable laptop, you might consider this one.
Pros: Performance, productivity, battery life, slim look, and lightweight.
Cons: Might be a bit pricey, and no numpad.
Written by: Nourhan Alaaeldin.