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4 Brands, 4 Laptops: Intel’s Got You Covered For Back To School

The start of the school year is just around the corner, so you better make sure you have the perfect computer to help you get through every lecture, paper, and test. Whatever your PC needs are, Intel has got you covered at any price.

There are a ton of options out there for computers, and it can be really hard to pick just one especially if you’ve been using the same brand for years. Here are four of our favorite brand laptops from Intel that’ll have you at the top of the class.

HP Pavilion 15 Laptop

With its sleek design, full-sized keyboard, and numeric keypad, this compact HP Pavilion Laptop looks as good as it performs so you can work from anywhere.

Enjoy crystal-clear images with 178-degree viewing angles on a 15.6-inch diagonal, FHD (1920 x 1080), IPS, micro-edge, BrightView screen, plus experience outstanding performance and visuals thanks to this laptop’s 12th Generation Intel Core i7-1255U processor and Intel Iris Xe graphics.

Best for: Productivity, Creativity, and Entertainment



  • 12th Generation Intel Core i7-1255U Processor
  • 16 GB RAM
  • 512 GB SSD Storage
  • 15.6″ Full HD Display
  • Windows 11 Pro
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
  • HD Webcam

ASUS Vivobook 14 Laptop

Whether for work or play, ASUS Vivobook 14 is an affordable laptop that delivers powerful performance and immersive visuals. The NanoEdge display boasts IPS-level wide 178-degree viewing angles and a matte anti-glare coating for a truly engaging experience. A fast and efficient system thanks to its Intel i3 processor, 4GB RAM, 128GB SSD, and Windows 11 Home in S mode.

Weighing only 3.3 lbs and featuring a built-in fingerprint sensor for fast and easy login, this lightweight laptop won’t slow you down.

Best for: Schoolwork, Entertainment, or Everyday Use – On A Budget



  • 14” IPS FHD Display
  • Intel Core i3-1115G4 Processor
  • 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • 128GB PCIe SSD Storage
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • Windows 11 Home in S Mode

Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop

The Aspire 5 packs a lot of power into the portable design to suit the multi-tasking needs of you and your family. The powerful 11th Gen Intel Core i3 processor is great for productivity and work tasks. Enjoy photo and video editing on the color-rich 15.6-inch Full HD IPS display with Intel UHD Graphics. You can turn this Acer Aspire 5 into a virtual meeting room with an HD webcam with a Webcam cover and dual built-in microphones using Acer Purified Voice Technology for virtual study groups.

Whether video chatting, streaming entertainment, or working from anywhere, you’ll stay connected to your network with dual-band Wi-Fi 6 working intelligently with your router to increase network efficiency. An ergonomic lifted keyboard makes working on this Acer Aspire 5 laptop more comfortable.

Best for: Schoolwork, Travel, or Everyday Use – On A Budget



  • 5.6″ Full HD IPS Display
  • 11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G4 Processor
  • 4GB DDR4 RAM
  • 128GB NVMe SSD Storage
  • WiFi 6
  • Windows 11 Home in S mode

Lenovo Flex 5i 13 Chromebook 2-in-1 Laptop

The Lenovo IdeaPad™ Flex 5i Chromebook, powered by an 11th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 processor, boasts up to 10 hours of battery life to let you get things done quickly and easily with all your favorite Chromebook features. With a compact touchscreen that gives you what you need to hit the ground running, this Chromebook merges versatility with power in a slim and lightweight design.

This convertible laptop has a 360⁰ hinge so it’s easy to use as a laptop, tablet, or in tent mode so you can stream your favorite movies and shows. Sync your Google account for seamless access to your files, photos, and music no matter where you are.

Best for: Note-Taking, Checking Email, or Everyday Use – On A Budget



  • Intel Core i3-1115G4
  • 8GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • Intel UHD Graphics
  • 13.3″ FHD Touchscreen Display
  • Chrome OS


Looking for more deals? Check out some of the great computers that Best Buy has to offer:


Dell – Inspiron 2-in-1 16” FHD+ Touch Laptop


  • 12th Gen Intel Evo i5
  • 8GB RAM
  • 512GB SSD Storage
  • Intel Iris Xe Graphics

Best for: Creativity, Travel, or Everyday Use



Samsung Galaxy Book


  • 15.6″ LED Touch Screen
  • Intel® Core™ i5-1165G7
  • 8GB RAM
  • 256GB SSD Storage

Best for: Note-Taking, Checking Email, or Everyday Use



HP – Pavilion x360 Laptop


2-in-1 14″ Touch-Screen
Intel Core i5
512GB SSD Storage

Best for: Creativity, Entertainment, or Everyday Use


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Tom Conroy is a journalist-turned-copywriter for BroBible. He is an NYC native, Marquette University alum, and current resident of Milwaukee, which means he spends a great deal of time screaming about the Yankees between bites of cheese curds and sips of Spotted Cow.