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Nintendo Switch (OLED model) (HEGSKAAAA)

Nintendo Switch (OLED model) (HEGSKAAAA)

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a regular game console or on the move as a tablet. This third revis

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck2th percentile
Versatility31th percentile
Power17th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability97th percentile
Battery Autonomy22th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Nintendo Switch (TV mode & Tabletop mode), Nintendo Switch (Handheld mode)

Screen

7", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), OLED Display, Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$449.
Asus VivoBook 15 M515 (M515DA-BS31-CB)

Asus VivoBook 15 M515 (M515DA-BS31-CB)

ranked #10 among Laptops priced $325-875

This laptop won't break any speed records, but it's a cost-effective solution to handle everyday homework and going online.

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck3th percentile
Versatility21th percentile
Power31th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability56th percentile
Battery Autonomy5th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

15", 1366×798(1366 × 798, 1.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD Ryzen 3 3250U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$569.
Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

Nintendo Switch (HAC-001(-01))

The Nintendo Switch is the game console you can either use in the living room as a "regular" game console, or on the move as a tablet. This slight rev

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck4th percentile
Versatility87th percentile
Power17th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability98th percentile
Battery Autonomy40th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Nintendo Switch (TV mode & Tabletop mode), Nintendo Switch (Handheld mode)

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$379.
Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

Nintendo Switch Lite (HDH-001)

This smaller version of the Nintendo Switch is dedicated to mobile gaming. So you do lose the option to connect this version of the console to the TV

Who it's For

  • Gamer

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck5th percentile
Versatility73th percentile
Power17th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability99th percentile
Battery Autonomy15th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Nintendo Switch (Handheld mode)

Screen

6", 1280×720(WXGA, 720p, 0.9MP), Touch Screen

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$259.
Asus L410 14-inch NetBook (L410MA-SH01-CB)

Asus L410 14-inch NetBook (L410MA-SH01-CB)

ranked #10 among Laptops priced under $325

This laptop is all about cost-effectiveness, and if you're strapped for cash, it could be a compelling option, especially if you're a patient person c

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck7th percentile
Versatility99th percentile
Power7th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability78th percentile
Battery Autonomy11th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

14", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Celeron N4020

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$259.
HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

ranked #9 among Laptops priced $325-875

This laptop is as modest as it gets, but if you need more versatility than a Chromebook can offer, this could be worth a look.

Luckily, this laptop

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck8th percentile
Versatility70th percentile
Power21th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability76th percentile
Battery Autonomy27th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD 3020e

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$349.
Asus C523NA 15.6" Chromebook (C523NA-BS01-CB)

Asus C523NA 15.6" Chromebook (C523NA-BS01-CB)

ranked #9 among Laptops priced under $325

With an unusually large screen for a Chromebook, this model could be of interest if you care less about portability than having space to work. This co

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck10th percentile
Versatility79th percentile
Power8th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability73th percentile
Battery Autonomy49th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

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

CPU

Intel Celeron N3350

GPU

Intel HD Graphics 505

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$299.
Asus C523NA 15.6" Chromebook (Touch) (C523NA-DH02)

Asus C523NA 15.6" Chromebook (Touch) (C523NA-DH02)

ranked #8 among Laptops priced under $325

With an unusually large screen for a Chromebook, this model trades some of its portability to give the user a larger picture to work with (but not nec

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck11th percentile
Versatility90th percentile
Power2th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability73th percentile
Battery Autonomy42th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

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

CPU

Intel Celeron N3350

GPU

Intel HD Graphics 500

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$348. You could save 28% right now.
Acer 14-inch Chromebook 314 (CB314-1H-C1S4)

Acer 14-inch Chromebook 314 (CB314-1H-C1S4)

ranked #8 among Laptops priced $325-875

This Chromebook has a larger screen, helping readability without compromising ease of transportation too much.

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck12th percentile
Versatility66th percentile
Power12th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability65th percentile
Battery Autonomy53th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Linux, Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

14", 1366×786(1366 × 786, 1.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Celeron N4000

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$299.
Lenovo S330 14-inch Chromebook - Business Black (81JW000KCF)

Lenovo S330 14-inch Chromebook - Business Black (81JW000KCF)

ranked #7 among Laptops priced under $325

Chromebooks can be a cost-effective way to stay connected away from the desk when you need a full keyboard, and this specific model is an excellent ex

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck13th percentile
Versatility100th percentile
Power4th percentile
Storage Space12th percentile
Portability61th percentile
Battery Autonomy69th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

MediaTek MT8173C

GPU

ARM PowerVR GX6250

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$249.
HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

HP Slim Standard Desktop Computer (S01-AF0209)

ranked #10 among Stationary Computers priced under $1300

This computer won't break any speed record, but it could help with simple homework and browsing the web for the right price.

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck14th percentile
Versatility10th percentile
Power26th percentile
Storage Space92th percentile
Portability40th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

CPU

AMD Athlon Silver 3050U

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$599.
Google Pixelbook Go (GA00519-US)

Google Pixelbook Go (GA00519-US)

ranked #13 among Laptops priced over $875

This premium Chromebook comes with a few extras like an FHD touchscreen, extended battery life and some additional horsepower.

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck15th percentile
Versatility32th percentile
Power24th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability92th percentile
Battery Autonomy95th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core m3-8100Y

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 615

Memory

8 GB

Storage

64 GB total

Pricing

Typically sells for C$879.
Nvidia Shield TV 8GB (2019) 4K HDR Media Streamer (945-13430-2500-000)

Nvidia Shield TV 8GB (2019) 4K HDR Media Streamer (945-13430-2500-000)

Connect your TV to the Android ecosystem (including the ability to Chromecast) and your Nvidia-powered gaming PC with this media player.

It does co

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck18th percentile
Versatility4th percentile
Power3th percentile
Storage Space1th percentile
Portability100th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Android TV

CPU

Nvidia Tegra X1

GPU

Nvidia Maxwell 256

Memory

2 GB

Storage

8 GB total, Micro SD Storage Expansion

Pricing

Typically sells for C$199.
Samsung Galaxy Book S (NP767XCM-K01CA)

Samsung Galaxy Book S (NP767XCM-K01CA)

ranked #12 among Laptops priced over $875

With a focus on ease of transportation and battery autonomy, this laptop is an excellent travel companion, even if you need to remain productive away

Who it's For

  • Road Warrior
  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck20th percentile
Versatility72th percentile
Power36th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability93th percentile
Battery Autonomy75th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

13", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Core i5-L16G7

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$919.
HP All-in-One Desktop PC (22-df0119)

HP All-in-One Desktop PC (22-df0119)

ranked #9 among Stationary Computers priced under $1300

This space-saving computer is a compelling choice if you want to set a computer in a public space or want to cut down on clutter.

The maintenance p

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck21th percentile
Versatility28th percentile
Power27th percentile
Storage Space92th percentile
Portability13th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

22", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Pentium Gold G6400T

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 610

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$799. You could save 6% right now.
HP 14in Chromebook (14a-NA0010ca)

HP 14in Chromebook (14a-NA0010ca)

ranked #5 among Laptops priced under $325

This Chromebook offers a pretty compelling solution if you're looking to handle everyday communication and connectivity away from your main rig.

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck22th percentile
Versatility85th percentile
Power12th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability44th percentile
Battery Autonomy51th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support, VA or SVA Display

CPU

Intel Celeron N4000

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, eMMC Storage (slow), Micro SD Storage Expansion

Pricing

Typically sells for C$399. You could save 30% right now.
Asus Flip C234MA 2-in-1 Chromebook (C234MA-BB01T-CB)

Asus Flip C234MA 2-in-1 Chromebook (C234MA-BB01T-CB)

ranked #4 among Laptops priced under $325

This Chromebook is a compelling solution for anyone looking for affordable connectivity around the house, school, the office, the coffee shop, or anyw

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck23th percentile
Versatility98th percentile
Power7th percentile
Storage Space26th percentile
Portability84th percentile
Battery Autonomy91th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Chrome OS, Android (Chrome OS)

Screen

12", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP)

CPU

Intel Celeron N4020

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$409. You could save 34% right now.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15-inch Touchscreen Laptop (81WR000ECF)

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

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck24th percentile
Versatility45th percentile
Power35th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability42th percentile
Battery Autonomy24th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

15", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), 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. You could save 100% right now.
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

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck26th percentile
Versatility26th percentile
Power34th percentile
Storage Space30th percentile
Portability94th percentile
Battery Autonomy84th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

12", 2736×1824(2736 × 1824, 5MP), 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$699.
HP 14-inch Laptop (14-dq2088ca)

HP 14-inch Laptop (14-dq2088ca)

ranked #7 among Laptops priced $325-875

If you need a laptop to handle simple homework efficiently without breaking the bank, this model could be the answer.

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck27th percentile
Versatility37th percentile
Power39th percentile
Storage Space73th percentile
Portability74th percentile
Battery Autonomy67th percentile

Specs

Operating System

Windows

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i3-1115G4

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

8 GB

Storage

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

Pricing

Typically sells for C$549.