Some believe that gifts should be practical, while others prefer indulgent. We don’t think you should have to choose. The PC’s ability to take on a wide range of tasks has long been a key strength of the platform. One of the best examples of this flexibility is a new breed of laptops that can effortlessly shift gears between gaming and creating.
These multitalented machines are powered by 11th Gen Intel® Core™ H-series processors that flex up to eight cores and 16 threads to propel gameplay and creative workflows. They have powerful discrete graphics that provide additional acceleration for creative apps and really take gaming performance to the next level. And they tap into a Windows software ecosystem with a rich collection of creator tools and huge selection of PC games.
Diversity is our strength, and it’s on display across a range of designs that each take a different path to unleashing your passions. The Razer Blade 15 Advanced goes slim with speed, the MSI Pulse GL66 balances gaming bang for your buck, the Microsoft Surface Studio Laptop comes from a creative foundation, the Lenovo Legion 5i Pro does 16” at 16:10, the HP Omen 16 hits the right notes, the Gigabyte Aorus 15P adds a layer of AI, the Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 raises the screen-to-body ratio, the Alienware x17 spins four fans, and the Acer Helios 300 stacks the spec sheet. Keep reading to see which ones are right for you or the gamer and creator on your list.