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How to compare notebooks and 2-in-1s to find the best laptop for your needs

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Best Rated Laptop Brand: Apple

Australian customers have chosen Apple as the best brand for laptop computers. With an extensive range of lightweight and powerful MacBooks, Apple received the highest overall score for laptop brands. Customers also gave the American company high ratings for display quality, design and battery life. 98% of surveyed users recommend Apple laptops.

Quick facts about comparing laptops

  • There are two types of laptops to choose from: traditional laptops and 2-in-1 laptops that can convert into tablets.
  • Key factors to consider when choosing a laptop include screen size, RAM, storage space, portability and price.
  • Laptop and 2-in-1 laptop prices range from $300 up to around $5,000, while some specialist gaming laptops are even more expensive.

Compare laptops

Updated December 11th, 2019
Name Product Summary Product More info
Apple MacBook 12-inch 512GB
  • Intel Core i5 (1.3GHz)
  • 8GB RAM
  • 512GB SSD
  • macOS High Sierra
Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch with Touch Bar 256GB (2019)
  • Intel Core i5 (1.4GHz)
  • 8GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD
  • macOS Mojave
Apple MacBook Air 13-inch with Retina display 128GB (2019)
  • Intel Core i5 (1.6GHz)
  • 8GB RAM
  • 128GB SSD
  • macOS Mojave
Apple MacBook 12-inch 256GB
  • Intel Core m3 (1.2GHz)
  • 8GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD
  • macOS High Sierra
Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch 512GB (2019)
  • Intel Core i9 (2.3GHz)
  • 16GB RAM
  • 512GB SSD
  • macOS Mojave