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Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2021e)

Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2021e)

This computer is a good fit for everyday productivity on a budget. It's even relatively easy to upgrade and maintain thanks to detailed documentation.

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall30th percentile

Who it's For

  • Tinkerer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck96th percentile
Versatility82th percentile
Power69th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability31th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

12 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$599.
Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2101e)

Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s2101e)

This computer is a good fit if you've been looking to get more work done from home on a budget. It's even relatively easy to upgrade and maintain than

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall30th percentile

Who it's For

  • Tinkerer
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck96th percentile
Versatility65th percentile
Power71th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability31th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$989. You could save 31% right now.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_sb_ls94e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_sb_ls94e)

This Gaming PC hits an appealing balance between affordability, power and speed. It does lack a few features I'd like to see in a gaming system (like

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck99th percentile
Versatility98th percentile
Power89th percentile
Storage Space89th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,799. You could save 44% right now.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s62e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s62e)

If you need a PC capable of storing large files and handling advanced graphics for gaming or creative tasks but can't invest much, this setup offers q

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck97th percentile
Versatility76th percentile
Power87th percentile
Storage Space98th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$999.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s27e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s27e)

Here's a Gaming PC combining compelling features such as a powerful Processor, a roomy and speedy combination of Solid-State and Mechanical Drives and

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck92th percentile
Versatility79th percentile
Power96th percentile
Storage Space98th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,599.
Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_sb_ls7000m2e)

Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_sb_ls7000m2e)

This computer is a compelling option for everyday productivity on a budget. Thanks to detailed documentation, it's also relatively easy to upgrade and

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall30th percentile

Who it's For

  • Tinkerer
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck90th percentile
Versatility46th percentile
Power71th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability31th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$849.
Microsoft Surface Pro 7 (VDH-00001)

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 (VDH-00001)

The Surface Pro is worth considering if you must have a fully-featured Windows tablet that's both easy to carry and packs a long-lasting battery.

T

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck38th percentile
Versatility21th percentile
Power46th percentile
Storage Space18th percentile
Portability91th percentile
Battery Autonomy87th percentile

Specs

Screen

12", 2736×1824(2736 × 1824 (5 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i3-1005G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

4 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s1e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s1e)

This Gaming PC maximizes the power you get for your investment. It does lack a few features I'd rather see in a gaming system (like paired memory and

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck85th percentile
Versatility63th percentile
Power79th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1 TB total, 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,199.
Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s205e)

Dell Inspiron 3880 Desktop (di3880_s205e)

This computer is well-suited for everyday productivity on a budget. It's even relatively easy to upgrade and maintain thanks to detailed documentation

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall30th percentile

Who it's For

  • Tinkerer
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck84th percentile
Versatility44th percentile
Power66th percentile
Storage Space74th percentile
Portability31th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$599.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s70e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s70e)

Here's a Gaming PC combining compelling features such as an i7 Processor, a fast Solid-State Drive to keep loading times to a minimum and a dedicated

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck83th percentile
Versatility67th percentile
Power94th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$2,099.
Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s97e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s97e)

This Gaming PC is capable of delivering pretty impressive interactive experiences and help smooth up your creative process.

The upgrade and mainten

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck82th percentile
Versatility83th percentile
Power88th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s59e)

Dell G5 Gaming Desktop (dg5000_s59e)

If you need a PC capable of handling advanced graphics for gaming or creative tasks but can't invest much, this setup offers quite a bit of power for

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

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

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck82th percentile
Versatility36th percentile
Power87th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability25th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,599.
Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

Acer Aspire 5 (A515-55-55R6)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced under $725

This cost-effective laptop bundles quite a few attractive features such as a fast drive, a full HD screen and a processor capable of handling most pro

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall70th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck72th percentile
Versatility92th percentile
Power59th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability72th percentile
Battery Autonomy54th percentile

Specs

Screen

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

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799. You could save 19% right now.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WE00NJCF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WE00NJCF)

ranked #2 among Laptops priced under $725

With a relatively large and low-resolution screen, this laptop could be especially interesting for someone who usually strains when reading on smaller

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall70th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck57th percentile
Versatility25th percentile
Power61th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability67th percentile
Battery Autonomy41th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768 (1 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i5-1035G1

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

12 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$849. You could save 18% right now.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15.6" Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

ranked #5 among Laptops priced under $725

This laptop makes a pretty good impression for a budget model. The monitor is relatively low-rez, making it better-suited for single-tasking and anyon

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall70th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck43th percentile
Versatility25th percentile
Power47th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability42th percentile
Battery Autonomy43th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768 (1 MP)), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i3-10110U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

256 GB total, Solid State (very fast), Micro SD Storage Expansion

Pricing

Typically sells for C$699.
HP ProBook 450 G8 15-inch FHD Notebook (28K93UT)

HP ProBook 450 G8 15-inch FHD Notebook (28K93UT)

This professional-grade laptop features everything I look for in a productivity-focused system, including fast storage, a 1080p screen and encryption

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Road Warrior
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck1th percentile
Versatility0th percentile
Power70th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability70th percentile
Battery Autonomy69th percentile

Specs

Screen

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

CPU

Intel Core i5-1135G7

GPU

Intel Iris Xe Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, Media Card Reader, 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 #1 among Laptops priced over $725

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).

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall50th percentile

Who it's For

  • Road Warrior
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck99th percentile
Versatility91th percentile
Power79th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability83th percentile
Battery Autonomy80th percentile

Specs

Screen

13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p (2.1 MP)), 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$899.
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 $725

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

Performance in selected Apps

Shadowrun: Dragonfall50th percentile

Who it's For

  • Road Warrior
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck91th percentile
Versatility76th percentile
Power79th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability83th percentile
Battery Autonomy80th percentile

Specs

Screen

13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p (2.1 MP)), 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$949.