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Built-in microphone
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in speakers
2-channel (Stereo)
2-channel (Stereo)
2-channel (Stereo)
2-channel (Stereo)
Multi channel
2-channel (Stereo)
2-channel (Stereo)
Bluetooth
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Bluetooth version
5.0
5.0
5.0
5.0
5.0
5.0
5.0
4.1
5.2
Ethernet connection (RJ45)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Max Ethernet speed
Mobile broadband (WWAN)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
NFC
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard (IEEE 802.11)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6)
Adaptive-Sync Technology
Platform
PC
Mac
PC
PC
Mac
Mac
PC
PC
PC
PC
PC
DisplayPort
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Type of DisplayPort connector
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
Via USB-C
HDMI
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
HDMI version
2.0b
2.0b
Other connectors
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output
Headphone output, VGA
Thunderbolt
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Thunderbolt version
Thunderbolt 3
Thunderbolt 3
Thunderbolt 3
USB
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Type of USB connector
USB (Type A), USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB (Type C)
USB (Type A), USB (Type C)
USB (Type A), USB (Type C)
USB (Type A)
USB (total)
3 ​
2 ​
4 ​
1 ​
2 ​
2 ​
4 ​
4 ​
3 ​
3 ​
4 ​
USB version
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps)
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps), USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (20Gbps)
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps)
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps), USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (20Gbps)
USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps), USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps)
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps)
USB 2.0, USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
Colour
Silver
Silver, Grey, Gold
Black
Silver, Grey
Silver, Grey
Silver, Grey, Gold
Black, Grey
Black, Grey
Grey
Black, Silver, Grey
Black
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
232 mm
212.4 mm
252 mm
206 mm
212.4 mm
212.4 mm
222 mm
259 mm
210 mm
217 mm
256 mm
Height
23 mm
16.1 mm
19.9 mm
16 mm
15.6 mm
16.1 mm
17.9 mm
22.7 mm
14.3 mm
18.4 mm
25 mm
Width
312 mm
304.1 mm
360 mm
278 mm
304.1 mm
304.1 mm
324 mm
354 mm
319 mm
325 mm
359 mm
Product weight
1.53 kg
1.29 kg
1.1 kg
1.4 kg
1.29 kg
2 kg
2.5 kg
1.22 kg
1.3 kg
2.3 kg
Aspect ratio
3:2
16:10 (Widescreen)
3:2
16:10 (Widescreen)
16:10 (Widescreen)
16:9 (Widescreen)
16:9 (Widescreen)
16:9 (Widescreen)
Display technology
LCD
LCD
LCD
LCD
LCD
LCD
LCD
Backlight
LED
LED
LED
LED
LED
LED
LED
Panel type
IPS
IPS
IPS
IPS
IPS
IPS
Refresh rate
60Hz
60Hz
144Hz
60Hz
60Hz
120Hz
144Hz
144Hz
Screen resolution
3000x2000
2560x1600
1920x1080
1536x1024
2560x1600
2560x1600
1920x1080
1920x1080
1920x1080
1920x1080
1920x1080
Screen size
13.5 inches
13.3 inches
15.6 inches
12.45 inches
13.3 inches
13.3 inches
14 inches
15.6 inches
14 inches
14 inches
15.6 inches
Screen surface
Matte
Matte
Glossy
Matte
Matte
Matte
Matte
Matte
Swivel screen
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Touchscreen
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Touchscreen features
Multi touch, Active Digitizer (support for stylus pen)
Multi touch
Eco labels
EnergyStar
EnergyStar, EPEAT
EnergyStar
EnergyStar, EPEAT
EnergyStar
EnergyStar
Built-in camera
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Features
Dockable, Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD)
Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD)
Backlit keyboard
Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD), Display Touchpad
Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD)
Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD)
Backlit keyboard, USB Power Delivery (PD), Display Touchpad
Backlit keyboard
Numeric keyboard
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Security
Face scanner
Fingerprint reader
Fingerprint reader
Fingerprint reader
Type
Laptop 10-13"
Laptop 10-13", MacBook
Gaming Laptop
Laptop 10-13", Windows Laptop
Laptop 10-13", MacBook
Laptop 10-13", MacBook
Gaming Laptop, Windows Laptop
Gaming Laptop
Windows Laptop
Gaming Laptop
Dedicated graphics memory
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Graphics memory
6 GB
4 GB
4 GB
6 GB
Type of graphics memory
GDDR6
GDDR6
Graphics processor
Intel Iris Plus Graphics G7
Apple M1
GeForce RTX 3060
Intel UHD Graphics G1
Apple M1
Apple M1
GeForce GTX 1650 Ti
GeForce RTX 3050
Radeon RX Vega 7
Intel UHD Graphics 600
GeForce RTX 3060
Brightness
400 cd/m²
500 cd/m²
400 cd/m²
250 cd/m²
200 cd/m²
Material (body/chassis)
Magnesium
Steel, Aluminium
Steel, Aluminium
Steel, Aluminium
Aluminium, Plastic, Magnesium
Plastic
Plastic
Free memory slots
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Maximum amount of memory
8 GB
8 GB
40 GB
8 GB
8 GB
32 GB
32 GB
32 GB
Memory slot
Onboard
Onboard
Onboard
Onboard
Onboard
SO-DIMM
SO-DIMM
Onboard
Number of memory slots
0 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
RAM size
8 GB
8 GB
16 GB
8 GB
8 GB
8 GB
16 GB
16 GB
16 GB
4 GB
16 GB
Type of memory
DDR4X
DDR4X
DDR4X
DDR4X
DDR4
DDR4
DDR4
DDR4
Release year
2020
2020
2021
2020
2020
2020
2020
2021
2020
2021
Pointing stick
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Max battery life
15.5 h
15 h
13 h
17 h
15 h
8 h
Number of battery cells
6 ​
4 ​
4 ​
3 ​
Processor core type
4 (Quad) Core
8 (Octa) Core
4 (Quad) Core
8 (Octa) Core
8 (Octa) Core
8 (Octa) Core
6 (Hexa) Core
2 (Dual) Core
Processor model
Intel Core i5 1035G7
Apple M1
Intel Core i5 1035G1
Apple M1
Apple M1
AMD Ryzen 7 4800H
AMD Ryzen 5 5600H
AMD Ryzen 7 4700U
Intel Celeron N4020
AMD Ryzen 7 5800H
Processor speed
1.2 GHz
1 GHz
3.2 GHz
2.9 GHz
3 GHz
1.1 GHz
3.2 GHz
32/64-bit OS
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
64-bit
Operating system
Windows 10 Pro
Mac OS
Windows 10 Home
Mac OS
Mac OS
Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 Home
Windows 10 S
Windows 10 Home
Flash/SSD
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Flash/SSD size
256 GB
256 GB
512 GB
128 GB
256 GB
512 GB
512 GB
512 GB
512 GB
64 GB
512 GB
Protocol
NVMe
NVMe
NVMe
NVMe
NVMe
Type
SSD
SSD
SSD
eMMC
SSD
SSD
SSD
SSD
SSD
SSD
Number of SSDs
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
Hard drive (mechanical/hybrid)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Memory card reader
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Type of memory card
Secure Digital, SDHC, SDXC, microSDXC
microSDHC, microSD, microSDXC
Optical drive
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No