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Microsoft Xbox Series S

Microsoft Xbox Series S

This compact, cost-reduced edition of the Xbox Series X does away with the BluRay drive and the extra horsepower required to run games at 4K resolutio

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck100th percentile
Versatility0th percentile
Power86th percentile
Storage Space40th percentile
Portability51th percentile

Specs

CPU

AMD XBox series S

GPU

AMD XBox series S

Memory

10 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Blu-ray Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$379.
HP OMEN 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1159)

HP OMEN 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1159)

ranked #1 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

There's plenty to like with this gaming rig: it does pack powerful chips and fast storage, but it also starts with dual-channel memory and plenty of u

Who it's For

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck97th percentile
    Versatility1th percentile
    Power97th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability18th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 5 5600G

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

    Memory

    16 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,799.
    Asus ROG Strix G15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QC-BS91-CB)

    Asus ROG Strix G15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (G513QC-BS91-CB)

    ranked #1 among Laptops priced over $950

    If you're looking for a relatively affordable computer for visual work and even gaming away from your desk, this laptop could be of interest. The abse

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck97th percentile
    Versatility89th percentile
    Power91th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability61th percentile
    Battery Autonomy55th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050, 4 GB

    Memory

    16 GB

    Storage

    512 GB total

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,499.
    HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0007ca)

    HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0007ca)

    ranked #2 among Laptops priced over $950

    This versatile 2-in-1 laptop is a great candidate for productivity on the go, study or even travel.

    Who it's For

    • Road Warrior
    • Aspiring Creative
    • Multitasker

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck97th percentile
    Versatility88th percentile
    Power73th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability89th percentile
    Battery Autonomy85th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

    GPU

    AMD Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

    Memory

    8 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    512 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,149. You could save 17% right now.
    Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 10.1" Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (ZA6F0008CA)

    Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 10.1" Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (ZA6F0008CA)

    This affordable tablet has a lot to offer, with a full-featured web browser, access to the Android App Store. Thanks to the bundled cover, it's also s

    Who it's For

    • Casual Nomad
    • Multitasker
    • Casual Worker

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck96th percentile
    Versatility100th percentile
    Power11th percentile
    Storage Space14th percentile
    Portability97th percentile
    Battery Autonomy99th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    10", 1920×1200(1920 × 1200, 2.3MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

    CPU

    MediaTek Helio P60T

    GPU

    ARM Mali-G72

    Memory

    4 GB

    Storage

    128 GB total, eMMC Storage (slow)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$249. You could save 20% right now.
    Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-5917)

    Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-5917)

    ranked #1 among Laptops priced $425-950

    Suppose you're craving your favourite PC game or need to get some graphical work done in places where a desktop PC would be impractical. In that case,

    Who it's For

    • Serious Gamer
    • Video Editor
    • Multitasker
    • Productivity-Focused User

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck93th percentile
    Versatility90th percentile
    Power70th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability1th percentile
    Battery Autonomy54th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

    CPU

    Intel Core i5-10300H

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0008ca)

    HP ENVY x360 13-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Laptop (13-ay0008ca)

    ranked #3 among Laptops priced over $950

    This versatile 2-in-1 laptop comes with a stylus for note-taking and even drawing (although I'm not sure how it would compare to a Cintiq).

    Who it's For

    • Road Warrior
    • Aspiring Creative
    • Multitasker

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck93th percentile
    Versatility81th percentile
    Power73th percentile
    Storage Space26th percentile
    Portability89th percentile
    Battery Autonomy85th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 5 4500U

    GPU

    AMD Radeon Vega 6 Graphics

    Memory

    8 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    256 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,049.
    MSI GF75 Thin 17-inch laptop (GF75 10UEK-003CA)

    MSI GF75 Thin 17-inch laptop (GF75 10UEK-003CA)

    ranked #4 among Laptops priced over $950

    This powerful PC is a compelling option if you're looking to play games or handle graphical tasks away from your desk.

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck93th percentile
    Versatility89th percentile
    Power95th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability59th percentile
    Battery Autonomy23th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    17", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

    CPU

    Intel Core i7-10750H

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 6 GB

    Memory

    16 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

    Lenovo Legion Tower 5i Gaming PC (90NC00JAUS)

    ranked #2 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    If you're looking for a long-lasting gaming rig, this ready-made PC has quite a bit of graphical horsepower than your run-of-the-mill computer, and th

    Who it's For

    • Long-Term Gamer
    • Serious Gamer
    • Video Editor
    • Multitasker
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck92th percentile
    Versatility42th percentile
    Power82th percentile
    Storage Space88th percentile
    Portability9th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Intel Core i5-10400

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    1.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,199.
    Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK-BBR7M70-CB)

    Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK-BBR7M70-CB)

    ranked #3 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    With high-end components, this Gaming PC promises to deliver rich, fluid experiences, even with the most demanding games and creative software out the

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck89th percentile
    Versatility46th percentile
    Power100th percentile
    Storage Space72th percentile
    Portability13th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 7 3700X

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070, 8 GB

    Memory

    16 GB

    Storage

    1 TB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$2,299. You could save 13% right now.
    Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

    Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

    If you're looking for a laptop capable of handling the most demanding games out there right now, this one could well be worth looking into. If you lik

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck89th percentile
    Versatility86th percentile
    Power90th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability67th percentile
    Battery Autonomy33th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

    CPU

    Intel Core i7-10750H

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, 6 GB

    Memory

    16 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    512 GB total, Media Card Reader

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,999. You could save 100% right now.
    HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-2010)

    HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-2010)

    ranked #4 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    This mass-produced Gaming PC achieves a compelling level of performance for the price. It's capable of handling PC Games as well as visual creation so

    Who it's For

    • Long-Term Gamer
    • Serious Gamer
    • Video Editor
    • Multitasker
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck89th percentile
    Versatility69th percentile
    Power77th percentile
    Storage Space26th percentile
    Portability31th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Ryzen 3 5300G

    GPU

    AMD Radeon RX 5500, 4 GB

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    256 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$899.
    Asus ROG Strix G15DK Gaming PC (G15DK(SPNL)-BSR76-CB)

    Asus ROG Strix G15DK Gaming PC (G15DK(SPNL)-BSR76-CB)

    ranked #5 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    If you need a capable gaming PC fast, this pre-assembled system could be just the ticket. In the long term, documentation is a little thin, but I do n

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck88th percentile
    Versatility45th percentile
    Power100th percentile
    Storage Space72th percentile
    Portability9th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 7 5800X

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

    Memory

    16 GB

    Storage

    1 TB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Apple TV 4K (32GB)

    Apple TV 4K (32GB)

    The Apple TV, as a Console, is a solid choice for media streaming and is powerful enough to deliver rich experiences on the gaming front as well. The

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck87th percentile
    Versatility0th percentile
    Power36th percentile
    Storage Space7th percentile
    Portability97th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Apple A10X

    GPU

    Apple A10X Graphics

    Memory

    3 GB

    Storage

    32 GB total

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$169.
    HP OMEN by HP 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1179)

    HP OMEN by HP 25L Gaming PC (GT12-1179)

    ranked #6 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    If you need a PC to tackle demanding AAA games and visual creation projects, this tower could be worth your while. The maintenance process is also wel

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck85th percentile
    Versatility51th percentile
    Power99th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability18th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Intel Core i7-11700F

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

    Memory

    16 GB, Dual-Channel

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,999. You could save 10% right now.
    Lenovo IdeaCentre 5i Desktop PC (90NA0001US)

    Lenovo IdeaCentre 5i Desktop PC (90NA0001US)

    ranked #7 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    This desktop PC is an attractive choice to handle homework and enjoy the web for a reasonable price.

    Your maintenance options are a bit limited bec

    Who it's For

    • Aspiring Creative
    • Multitasker
    • Productivity-Focused User

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck83th percentile
    Versatility24th percentile
    Power58th percentile
    Storage Space72th percentile
    Portability34th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Intel Core i5-10400

    GPU

    Intel UHD Graphics 630

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    1 TB total, Media Card Reader, DVD, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

    Pricing

    HP Pavilion Desktop (TP01-1009)

    HP Pavilion Desktop (TP01-1009)

    ranked #8 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    This cost-effective computer is a compelling solution if you've been looking to dedicate some space at home for a workstation.

    A few creative desig

    Who it's For

    • Aspiring Creative
    • Multitasker
    • Productivity-Focused User

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck83th percentile
    Versatility20th percentile
    Power64th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability32th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    Intel Core i5-10400

    GPU

    Intel UHD Graphics 630

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$899. You could save 5% right now.
    Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

    Acer Nitro 5 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AN515-55-73GS)

    ranked #5 among Laptops priced over $950

    If you've been looking for a laptop to play your favourite games, this one could be worth your while. It doesn't exactly sport the latest or greatest

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck80th percentile
    Versatility96th percentile
    Power83th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability65th percentile
    Battery Autonomy2th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

    CPU

    Intel Core i7-10750H

    GPU

    Nvidia Geforce GTX 1650 Ti, 4 GB

    Memory

    16 GB

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,199.
    HP x360 14-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (14C-CA0030CA)

    HP x360 14-inch Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (14C-CA0030CA)

    ranked #2 among Laptops priced $425-950

    Who it's For

    • Casual Nomad
    • Multitasker
    • Casual Worker

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck80th percentile
    Versatility86th percentile
    Power27th percentile
    Storage Space14th percentile
    Portability83th percentile
    Battery Autonomy93th percentile

    Specs

    Screen

    14", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

    CPU

    Intel Core i3-10110U

    GPU

    Intel UHD Graphics

    Memory

    8 GB

    Storage

    128 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$799. You could save 25% right now.
    Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK(SPN)-BBR560-CB)

    Asus ROG Strix G10DK Gaming PC (G10DK(SPN)-BBR560-CB)

    ranked #9 among Stationary Computers priced over $1050

    With high-end components, this Gaming PC has what it takes to handle demanding AAA games and creative software out there. It is all the more compellin

    Who it's For

    • Serious Video Editor
    • Serious Gamer
    • Serious Multitasker
    • Serious Music Producer
    • And more!

    Compared Overall

    Bang for the Buck78th percentile
    Versatility45th percentile
    Power97th percentile
    Storage Space40th percentile
    Portability13th percentile

    Specs

    CPU

    AMD Ryzen 5 5600X

    GPU

    Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 12 GB

    Memory

    16 GB

    Storage

    512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

    Pricing

    Typically sells for C$1,599.