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Notebookcheck's Top 10 Ultrabooks

Staff, 05/22/2017

May 2017 update. Here you will find the best Ultrabooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the past few months. Our list of top models is regularly updated, maintained and commented on and should assist in purchasing decisions.

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At the beginning of 2011 Intel initiated a new class of notebooks, the Ultrabooks. Notebook manufacturers could use the protected designation "Ultrabook" if they met certain criteria, for example the CPU (Intel Haswell ULV), battery runtime (6 hours FHD playback) and dimensions (<21 mm/~0.86 in). Therefore, this notebook class consists of mainly highly mobile devices with slim cases and yet decent performance (Core i processors) for almost every display size. The latest versions also integrate a touchscreen. Some of our review samples did not have a touch panel, in which case there are also configurations with an optional touchscreen. Since there could be different ratings with optional touchscreens, the corresponding devices are marked accordingly.

The following table shows an overview of the Top 10 Ultrabooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the previous 10 months. If the ratings are equal, the latest review is listed first. The table can be sorted by clicking on its headers and filtered by entering text in the text field above it (e.g. "matte" or "touch").

Top 10 Ultrabooks as of May 2017

Pos.RatingDateImageModelWeightHeightSizeResolutionScreenBest Price
190%06/2016HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EAHP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
Intel Core m5-6Y54
Intel HD Graphics 515
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
979 g12.4 mm12.5"1920x1080matte
289%04/2016Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGELenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
Intel Core i7-6500U
Intel HD Graphics 520
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.2 kg16.5 mm14"2560x1440matte
388%08/2016HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EAHP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
Intel Core m7-6Y75
Intel HD Graphics 515
16 GB Memory, 512 GB SSD
1.2 kg15.7 mm13.3"3200x1800glossy
487%10/2016Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
Intel Core i7-7500U
Intel HD Graphics 620
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.3 kg15 mm13.3"3200x1800glossy
587%05/2016Dell Latitude 13 7370Dell Latitude 13 7370
Intel Core m5-6Y57
Intel HD Graphics 515
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.2 kg14.3 mm13.3"1920x1080matte
687%03/2017Fujitsu LifeBook U747Fujitsu LifeBook U747
Intel Core i5-7200U
Intel HD Graphics 620
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.4 kg19 mm14"1920x1080matte
785%06/2017
New!
Fujitsu Lifebook T937Fujitsu Lifebook T937
Intel Core i7-7600U
Intel HD Graphics 620
16 GB Memory
1.4 kg19.8 mm13.3"1920x1080glossy
885%04/2017
New!
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUSLenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
Intel Core i3-7100U
Intel HD Graphics 620
4 GB Memory
1.4 kg19.8 mm13.3"1920x1080matte
984%05/2017
New!
Dell Latitude 5289Dell Latitude 5289
Intel Core i5-7300U
Intel HD Graphics 620
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.3 kg18.45 mm12.5"1920x1080glossy
1084%04/2015HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
Intel Core M-5Y51
Intel HD Graphics 5300
8 GB Memory, 256 GB SSD
1.2 kg15.7 mm12.5"2560x1440glossy

Editors' Comments

Currently touch panels are being more often used in convertibles. That is, many of the slim subnotebooks of the previous months are not available as touch variants.

1st

Superslim: HP EliteBook Folio G1
Superslim: HP EliteBook Folio G1

With the EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA (see review), HP has created a slim, passively cooled business subnotebook, which is great for productive work. Hence, the EliteBook Folio G1 can achieve the rare "Very Good" rating. The tester praised its keyboard, its display with strong colors, and system performance after two weeks of productive use. The latter might be surprising, since passively cooled Core m CPUs used to throttle more or less heavily up to now, which means that the clock rate of the SoC falls significantly during prolonged load. Although this is also true for the EliteBook Folio G1, it is only during prolonged load and not during short load peaks. It is fun to work with the Full HD panel. While it is not extraordinarily bright, it delivers a contrast of just over 1.000:1.

The HP EliteBook Folio G1 is a very good device, but you should be aware of its limitations. If you are looking for an extremely mobile device and do not want to give up silent operation and a great keyboard, there is no reason why you should not get this notebook.

Not everybody will like the high price. Furthermore, the device that is priced at  about 1500 Euros (~$1678) has also some disadvantages: The connectivity is very limited and there is not even an adapter to USB-A included. The hinge is not stiff enough and the ClickPad has some problems with inputs (tapping). While competitors such as the new Dell Latitude 12 E7270 are significantly heavier, they feature a standard 15-watt chip and definitely more interfaces. If these aspects and the maintenance are important for productivity, you should consider the Latitude 12 E7270, the EliteBook 1030 G1 or the ThinkPad X260. Unfortunately, only configurations of the Dell priced 1400 Euros (~$1566) and over offer QHD+ resolution.

Pricecompare

EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA

2nd

lightweight: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon
lightweight: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

The ThinkPad X1 Carbon G4 2016 (see review) occupies a higher position than the T460s in Lenovo's business lineup, which is no longer in the ranking. The buyer probably gets the lightest notebook of its category (just under 1.2 kg/~2.6 lb) for a steep entry level price of over 1500 Euros (~$1710) but has to accept a few compromises: While the Carbon impresses with many features, users cannot even upgrade the RAM themselves. Moreover, some customers might wish for a fully-fledged SD card reader and a native LAN port (adapter required). Because of these limitations, the slightly less crisp keyboard and slightly teetering display hinges, we would rather recommend the sibling from the T series.

Nevertheless, the X1 Carbon is certainly attractive and performs well to very well in almost all aspects. In terms of battery life, touchpad, and display, it is slightly better than the T460s. Unlike the predecessor, the WQHD version is not available with touchscreen.

Pricecompare

ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE

3rd

fanless: HP EliteBook 1030 G1
fanless: HP EliteBook 1030 G1
fanless: HP EliteBook 1030 G1
fanless: HP EliteBook 1030 G1

In the EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA (see review), HP uses a fanless approach and convinces the tester with the best system performance. Furthermore, the input devices are excellent and the IPS display is bright with beautiful colors. This sounds as if it would be a thoroughly well-made work device - and that is what it actually is. However, we did not like the slightly short battery life of 5 to 6 hours and the limited maintenance that much. The upcoming Full HD sibling might reach better battery runtimes. The test model uses QHD+ resolution, which usually requires more energy.

The notebook is among the best devices in terms of quality and can particularly convince with its build quality, the keyboard, and the display. The application performance is also pretty good, despite the mentioned limitations, since HP has managed a good compromise between performance and heat development thanks to clever TDP and temperature limits.

The high price of 1500 to 2000 Euros (~$1710 to ~$2237) is steep. However, comparable competitors such as the ThinkPad X260 or the Latitude 12 are not really cheap either. The latter offers better expandability and a DisplayPort, which is only available in the 1030 G1 via dock. The Acer TravelMate X3 X349-M-7261 (84%, not in the top list) is cheaper. The 14-incher, priced at just under 1050 Euros (~$1175) features Type-C-USB and a 512 GB SSD.

Pricecompare

EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA

4th

familiar device: XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
familiar device: XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7

Dell's XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7 (see review)Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7-7500U Notebook Review is the Kaby Lake update of the 9350 from late 2015. The XPS 13-9350 2016 (see review) already ranked very high in the subnotebook and Ultrabook charts. Look and connectivity have remained unchanged. In addition, the excellent panel, which optionally supports touch input in 2017, has also remained the same. The metal case with a flawless build quality and Infinity Edge display with a slim profile are still impressive.

The bright display is available as anti-glare 1080p variant and as Touch QHD+ (4K) with glare surface. Good colors (89% sRGB @QHD+) and an extremely high contrast of 1500:1 delight the eye. The performance is higher than what is to be expected from a very slim subnotebook nowadays. The system does not throttle under high load (stress test) and the NVMe PCIe SSD copies even faster than SSDs do.

The FHD+-i5 variant of the XPS 13 is represented in our top list. We also had the i7 version with QHD under review. Both variants have a Type-C USB-3.0 port with Thunderbolt and an NVMe SSD in common.

Buyers willing to pay a bit more for the Kaby Lake XPS 13 will find slightly faster performance and better battery life. Otherwise, the outgoing Skylake XPS 13 will give an almost identical experience for less.

Those who are looking for a perfect work device with high versatility should consider the Dell Latitude 12 E7270, the EliteBook 1030 G1 or the ThinkPad X260 (see review). The X260 starts from about 1300 Euros (~$1454; HD panel).

Pricecompare

XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7

5th

fanless: Latitude 13 7370
fanless: Latitude 13 7370

The Dell Latitude 13 7370 (see review) is a fanless 13-incher. Unlike the MacBook 12, not only can the Latitude 13 shine in terms of mobility and emissions, but also brings considerable features. Among others, the test model came with a Full HD display with IPS technology, 8 GB of RAM and a fast PCIe SSD. However, Dell charges a high price. The base model with Core m5-6Y57 costs a steep 2200 Euros (~$2469).

The competition in this Top 10 is the 12-inch ThinkPad X260, which is offered with matte non-touch display and a glossy touchscreen. The x260 tends to be cheaper, although it delivers a higher performance with the 15-watt SoC. However, only Core m5 variants of the Latitude 13 are fanless. The almost frameless display resembles the quality of the excellent XPS 13 2016. This is unfortunately also true for the disadvantages.

Dell has basically incorporated a very good panel with high brightness potential, which, however, is not always available due to automatic brightness and contrast control.

The Latitude 13 7370 impresses with flawless build quality, excellent stability, and crisp input devices. The performance of the Core m platform is appropriately scaled: The 13-incher copes just as well with short load peaks as competitors with active cooling. The clock rates first fall noticeably during permanent load, which should only seldom occur during everyday office use.

Pricecompare

Latitude 13 7370

6th

Business: Fujitsu LifeBook U747
Business: Fujitsu LifeBook U747

Fujitsu's LifeBook U747 (see review) is a classic 14-inch business laptop with high connectivity. The IPS panel is also optionally offered as a touch screen.

It offers a superb screen, good battery life, and a keyboard that allows comfortable typing. The casing is stable, well-built, and its design matches well to the business claim.

Unfortunately Fujitsu has blundered with the touchpad. It works imprecisely and the buttons appear cheap and clattery. In addition, the speakers are suboptimal and the web cam is poor. Nevertheless, the LifeBook can beat the ThinkPad T470, the EliteBook 840 G4 and the Latitude 7470.

Pricecompare

LifeBook U747

7th

Old-school: Fujitsu LifeBook T937
Old-school: Fujitsu LifeBook T937

Fujitsu competes with the ThinkPad. The T-LifeBooks have always been classic devices in the business world. Can the LifeBook T937 (see review) with its turn/tilt hinge hold its own in the world of Yoga laptops? In the past, Dell and Lenovo had such models in their line-up, but most of them are discontinued.

Apart from too dark a display and poor benchmark results, there are lots of positive things that can be said: solid build quality, good battery runtimes, many interfaces and input devices and finally excellent accessories.

The LifeBook T937 is suitable for tradition-conscious buyers, who are willing to spend 2500 Euros (~$2800). This is a lot of money for a versatility which can also be had with a Yoga hinge and often even significantly cheaper. Each type of convertible has its own fans. Hence this single hinge solution may also survive.

8th

Good genes: Lenovo ThinkPad 13
Good genes: Lenovo ThinkPad 13

The Lenovo ThinkPad 13 (see review) is a handy 13-inch laptop for those who consider 12.5-inch too small and 14-inch too big. In this case, the ThinkPad models of the T and X series are out of the question, and the ThinkPad 13 can be considered. It offers ThinkPad strengths for a relatively low price.

While the notebook makes some compromises (such as the lack of a keyboard backlight), it offers an excellent package at an affordable price.

Excellent input devices are mandatory. The same is true for decent connectivity, long battery life and quiet system noise. Thunderbolt 3 is still missing.

Pricecompare

Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS

9th

12 hours: Dell Latitude 5289
12 hours: Dell Latitude 5289

Dell's Latitude 5289 (see review) is a handy, fully-fledged 12.5-inch laptop with 360 degree tablet option.

The biggest advantage of today's test unit: its battery runtime. Thanks to its low energy consumption and a very large battery, the Latitude is the best device in this area.

Not much can go wrong in everyday work life thanks to a robust case, practice-relevant connectivity, bright display and comfortable keyboard. However, there are also disadvantages:

The cooling fan does not run very often, but Dell has not managed to get rid of the bothersome coil whine. The keyboard is good; the touchpad, however, is not impressive; especially compared with the competitors from HP and Lenovo, the touchpad Dell has selected is not great.

Buyers should carefully consider whether they want to buy the Latitude 5289, since there are even two good alternatives with the ThinkPad Yoga 370 and the EliteBook x360. While the base price of the Latitude 5289 appears reasonable (4 GB RAM on-board), it can quickly become expensive with higher-end options.

Pricecompare

Latitude 5289

10th

All-rounder: EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
All-rounder: EliteBook Folio 1020 G1

HP's EliteBook Folio 1020 G1 (see review) is no longer a spring chicken, since it was launched in early 2015. Nevertheless, it is still sold with its Core M-5Y51, which at least indicates good success. The 12.5-inch laptop does not have a fan. Hence, it works completely silently. The performance of the Core m is only mediocre. Together with the SSD, it is sufficient for undemanding tasks.

Overall, HP's EliteBook Folio 1020 is a small, well-conceived and high-quality companion. However, there is no question that the contenders mostly score better in terms of screen and performance. It is up to the buyer to decide whether a price of 2250 Euros (~$2428) is justified.

Disadvantages include the outdated performance of the Intel Core M-5Y51; especially from a present-day perspective. However, its current price of 950 Euros (~$1063) with 512 GB SSD makes the system still interesting. The 250 GB configuration cost 2200 Euros in 2015.

Pricecompare

EliteBook Folio 1020 G1

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ThinkPad X260-20F6007RGE

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EliteBook 840 G3 T9X59ET#ABD

Recent Ultrabook Awards

Size Comparison

Measurement Results

Response Times
Response Time Grey 50% / Grey 80% (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA (14.8, 17.2)
32 ms * ∼63%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE (17, 27)
44 ms * ∼87%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA (17.2, 25.2)
42.4 ms * ∼84%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7 (13.6, 30)
43.6 ms * ∼87%
Dell Latitude 13 7370 (20.4, 30)
50.4 ms * ∼100%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747 (16.4, 19.6)
36 ms * ∼71%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937 (22, 24)
46 ms * ∼91%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS (18, 14.8)
32.8 ms * ∼65%
Dell Latitude 5289 (22, 20)
42 ms * ∼83%
Response Time Black / White (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA (12.4, 11.6)
24 ms * ∼70%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE (5.2, 18.8)
24 ms * ∼70%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA (11.6, 14)
25.6 ms * ∼74%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7 (9.2, 20)
29.2 ms * ∼85%
Dell Latitude 13 7370 (13.2, 20.4)
33.6 ms * ∼98%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747 (12.4, 10.8)
23.2 ms * ∼67%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937 (18, 14)
32 ms * ∼93%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS (21.2, 13.2)
34.4 ms * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 5289 (18, 13)
31 ms * ∼90%
PWM Frequency (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
0 Hz ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE (90)
220 Hz ∼41%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
0 Hz ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
0 Hz ∼0%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
0 Hz ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
0 Hz ∼0%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937 (30)
212 Hz ∼40%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
0 Hz ∼0%
Dell Latitude 5289 (90)
531 Hz ∼100%
Screen
Brightness (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
298 cd/m² ∼81%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
268 cd/m² ∼73%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
369 cd/m² ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
357 cd/m² ∼97%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
241 cd/m² ∼65%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
296 cd/m² ∼80%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
219 cd/m² ∼59%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
250 cd/m² ∼68%
Dell Latitude 5289
320 cd/m² ∼87%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
297 cd/m² ∼80%
Brightness Distribution (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
87 % ∼92%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
95 % ∼100%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
85 % ∼89%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
84 % ∼88%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
85 % ∼89%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
84 % ∼88%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
87 % ∼92%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
88 % ∼93%
Dell Latitude 5289
90 % ∼95%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
80 % ∼84%
Black Level (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
0.27 % * ∼77%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
0.32 % * ∼91%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
0.35 % * ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
0.266 % * ∼76%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
0.26 % * ∼74%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
0.32 % * ∼91%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
0.18 % * ∼51%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
0.31 % * ∼89%
Dell Latitude 5289
0.34 % * ∼97%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
0.3141 % * ∼90%
Contrast (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
1070 :1 ∼72%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
850 :1 ∼57%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
1146 :1 ∼77%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
1489 :1 ∼100%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
1004 :1 ∼67%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
909 :1 ∼61%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
1311 :1 ∼88%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
859 :1 ∼58%
Dell Latitude 5289
988 :1 ∼66%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
974 :1 ∼65%
Colorchecker DeltaE2000 (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
4.82 * ∼91%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
2.61 * ∼49%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
3.5 * ∼66%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
3.9 * ∼74%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
4.3 * ∼81%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
4.3 * ∼81%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
4.25 * ∼80%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
5.3 * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 5289
3.45 * ∼65%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
3.01 * ∼57%
Greyscale DeltaE2000 (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
3.84 * ∼66%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
3.31 * ∼57%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
4.13 * ∼71%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
4.16 * ∼71%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
5.82 * ∼100%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
4.3 * ∼74%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
2.5 * ∼43%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
3.3 * ∼57%
Dell Latitude 5289
1.68 * ∼29%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
3.13 * ∼54%
Gamma (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
2.41 ∼97%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
2.35 ∼94%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
2.28 ∼92%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
2.31 ∼93%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
2.44 ∼98%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
2.31 ∼93%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
2.48 ∼100%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
2.36 ∼95%
Dell Latitude 5289
2.49 ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
2.33 ∼94%
CCT (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
6492 ∼92%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
6360 ∼90%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
6508 ∼92%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
6514 ∼92%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
6771 ∼96%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
6529 ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
7082 ∼100%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
6843 ∼97%
Dell Latitude 5289
6782 ∼96%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
6484 ∼92%
Color Space (Percent of AdobeRGB 1998) (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
42.03 % ∼67%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
63 % ∼100%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
61.56 % ∼98%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
57.5 % ∼91%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
49.18 % ∼78%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
55.46 % ∼88%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
39 % ∼62%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
38 % ∼60%
Dell Latitude 5289
41 % ∼65%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
62 % ∼98%
Color Space (Percent of sRGB) (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
64.8 % ∼68%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
95 % ∼100%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
94.64 % ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
88.7 % ∼93%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
77.84 % ∼82%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
84.77 % ∼89%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
62 % ∼65%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
60 % ∼63%
Dell Latitude 5289
64 % ∼67%
Noise
off / environment (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
29.1 dB * ∼95%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
28.8 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
28.2 dB * ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30 dB * ∼98%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.7 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 5289
30.5 dB * ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Idle Minimum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
29.1 dB * ∼95%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
28.8 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
28.2 dB * ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30 dB * ∼98%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.7 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 5289
30.5 dB * ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Idle Average (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
29.1 dB * ∼95%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
28.8 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
28.2 dB * ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30 dB * ∼98%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.7 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 5289
30.5 dB * ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Idle Maximum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
29.1 dB * ∼94%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
30.8 dB * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
28.2 dB * ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30 dB * ∼97%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.7 dB * ∼93%
Dell Latitude 5289
30.5 dB * ∼99%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Load Average (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
35.6 dB * ∼95%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
34.8 dB * ∼93%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
31.2 dB * ∼83%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
37.4 dB * ∼100%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
31.2 dB * ∼83%
Dell Latitude 5289
36 dB * ∼96%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Load Maximum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
dB * ∼0%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
38.1 dB * ∼100%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
dB * ∼0%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
34.8 dB * ∼91%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
dB * ∼0%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
33 dB * ∼87%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
37.6 dB * ∼99%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
35.9 dB * ∼94%
Dell Latitude 5289
34.6 dB * ∼91%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
dB * ∼0%
Heat
Maximum Upper Side (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
42.7 °C * ∼84%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
43.2 °C * ∼85%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
43.4 °C * ∼85%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
50.8 °C * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
43.2 °C * ∼85%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
42.6 °C * ∼84%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
35.2 °C * ∼69%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
44.4 °C * ∼87%
Dell Latitude 5289
49 °C * ∼96%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
37 °C * ∼73%
Maximum Bottom (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
45.8 °C * ∼83%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
45 °C * ∼81%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
44.5 °C * ∼80%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
50.8 °C * ∼92%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
50.8 °C * ∼92%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
34.4 °C * ∼62%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
33.9 °C * ∼61%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
55.4 °C * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 5289
44.4 °C * ∼80%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
39.6 °C * ∼71%
Idle Upper Side (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
32.1 °C * ∼98%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
30.2 °C * ∼93%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
32.6 °C * ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
28.6 °C * ∼88%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
30.5 °C * ∼94%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
25.1 °C * ∼77%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
23.5 °C * ∼72%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
26.8 °C * ∼82%
Dell Latitude 5289
28.6 °C * ∼88%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
27.4 °C * ∼84%
Idle Bottom (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
32.3 °C * ∼96%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
30.6 °C * ∼91%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
33.5 °C * ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
29.2 °C * ∼87%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
31.2 °C * ∼93%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
24.6 °C * ∼73%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
23.4 °C * ∼70%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.8 °C * ∼86%
Dell Latitude 5289
28.3 °C * ∼84%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
30.5 °C * ∼91%
Battery Runtime
Reader / Idle (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
526 min ∼30%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
942 min ∼55%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
618 min ∼36%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
1053 min ∼61%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
588 min ∼34%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
782 min ∼45%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
1022 min ∼59%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
989 min ∼57%
Dell Latitude 5289
1728 min ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
660 min ∼38%
WiFi v1.3 (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
355 min ∼50%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
429 min ∼61%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
305 min ∼43%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
516 min ∼73%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
367 min ∼52%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
430 min ∼61%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
523 min ∼74%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
580 min ∼82%
Dell Latitude 5289
708 min ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
412 min ∼58%
Load (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
152 min ∼83%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
115 min ∼63%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
144 min ∼78%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
129 min ∼70%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
176 min ∼96%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
117 min ∼64%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
184 min ∼100%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
113 min ∼61%
Dell Latitude 5289
136 min ∼74%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
164 min ∼89%
Power Consumption
Idle Minimum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
4.3 Watt * ∼67%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
3.8 Watt * ∼59%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
4 Watt * ∼63%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
6.4 Watt * ∼100%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
5 Watt * ∼78%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
4.11 Watt * ∼64%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
3 Watt * ∼47%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
3.5 Watt * ∼55%
Dell Latitude 5289
2.7 Watt * ∼42%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
3.4 Watt * ∼53%
Idle Average (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
6 Watt * ∼75%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
7.1 Watt * ∼89%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
8 Watt * ∼100%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
6.6 Watt * ∼83%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
7.5 Watt * ∼94%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
7.87 Watt * ∼98%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
6.8 Watt * ∼85%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
5.7 Watt * ∼71%
Dell Latitude 5289
5.1 Watt * ∼64%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
6.7 Watt * ∼84%
Idle Maximum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
6.4 Watt * ∼73%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
7.7 Watt * ∼88%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
8.6 Watt * ∼98%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
6.8 Watt * ∼78%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
8 Watt * ∼92%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
8.74 Watt * ∼100%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
7.7 Watt * ∼88%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
6.2 Watt * ∼71%
Dell Latitude 5289
7.6 Watt * ∼87%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
7.5 Watt * ∼86%
Load Average (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
22.7 Watt * ∼69%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
30.2 Watt * ∼92%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
26.5 Watt * ∼80%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
27.5 Watt * ∼83%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
15.3 Watt * ∼46%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
30.2 Watt * ∼92%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30 Watt * ∼91%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
24.1 Watt * ∼73%
Dell Latitude 5289
33 Watt * ∼100%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
14.6 Watt * ∼44%
Load Maximum (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
31.2 Watt * ∼70%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
44.7 Watt * ∼100%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
34.8 Watt * ∼78%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
32.4 Watt * ∼72%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
26.8 Watt * ∼60%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
32.4 Watt * ∼72%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
30.3 Watt * ∼68%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
28.5 Watt * ∼64%
Dell Latitude 5289
29 Watt * ∼65%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
18.4 Watt * ∼41%

* ... smaller is better

Benchmarks

PCMark 7 - Score (sort by value)
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
5350 Points ∼66%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
4917 Points ∼61%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
4165 Points ∼52%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
3294 Points ∼41%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
4045 Points ∼50%
PCMark 8
Work Score Accelerated v2 (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
4146 Points ∼64%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
4342 Points ∼67%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
3784 Points ∼58%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
4176 Points ∼64%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
4238 Points ∼65%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
4653 Points ∼71%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
4286 Points ∼66%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
4139 Points ∼64%
Dell Latitude 5289
4681 Points ∼72%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
3217 Points ∼49%
Home Score Accelerated v2 (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
3037 Points ∼51%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
3385 Points ∼57%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
2838 Points ∼47%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
2855 Points ∼48%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
3048 Points ∼51%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
3506 Points ∼59%
Fujitsu Lifebook T937
3048 Points ∼51%
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS
3163 Points ∼53%
Dell Latitude 5289
3554 Points ∼59%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
2191 Points ∼37%
3DMark 11 - 1280x720 Performance (sort by value)
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA
1360 Points ∼5%
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE
1553 Points ∼5%
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA
1219 Points ∼4%
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7
1771 Points ∼6%
Dell Latitude 13 7370
1094 Points ∼4%
Fujitsu LifeBook U747
1524 Points ∼5%
Dell Latitude 5289
1787 Points ∼6%
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1
615 Points ∼2%

Legend

 
HP EliteBook Folio G1 V1C37EA Intel Core m5-6Y54, Intel HD Graphics 515, Samsung SM951 MZVPV256 m.2
 
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 20FB003RGE Intel Core i7-6500U, Intel HD Graphics 520, Samsung SSD PM871 MZNLN256HCHP
 
HP EliteBook 1030 G1-X2F03EA Intel Core m7-6Y75, Intel HD Graphics 515, Sandisk X300 SD7SN6S-512G-1006
 
Dell XPS 13 9360 QHD+ i7 Intel Core i7-7500U, Intel HD Graphics 620, Toshiba NVMe THNSN5256GPUK
 
Dell Latitude 13 7370 Intel Core m5-6Y57, Intel HD Graphics 515, Toshiba NVMe THNSN5256GPU7
 
Fujitsu LifeBook U747 Intel Core i5-7200U, Intel HD Graphics 620, Samsung MZYTY256HDHP
 
Fujitsu Lifebook T937 Intel Core i7-7600U, Intel HD Graphics 620,
 
Lenovo Thinkpad 13-20J1001BUS Intel Core i3-7100U, Intel HD Graphics 620,
 
Dell Latitude 5289 Intel Core i5-7300U, Intel HD Graphics 620, SanDisk X400 256GB, SATA (SD8SB8U-256G)
 
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1 Intel Core M-5Y51, Intel HD Graphics 5300, Samsung PM851 Series MZMTE256HMHP
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