When manufacturers introduce a new model, they often put the previous model on clearance. This can provide significant savings to users who don't need the most recent innovations but still want exceptional quality. These models are available from many different manufacturers.
What's Important in Laptop on Clearance?
A discontinued laptop is likely to have a lower processor speed than the latest model, but this is easy to get around by purchasing a dual-core or quad-core computer. These laptops have additional processors so the CPU can accomplish several tasks in the same time that a single-core device can finish one. RAM allows a computer to multitask, running more processes at a time without slowdown. Users do well to look for systems with expandable RAM so they can enjoy savings at the time of purchase and upgrade later on to extend the computer's operational life. High-end portable computers often come with powerful video adapters, which help to render graphics quickly onscreen. While important for gaming, photo editing and multimedia design, video cards are one item that users on a budget can choose to forgo.
Hard drive space is another area where users can save money when shopping for clearance laptops. All purchasers need to do is make sure that the chosen system has a Wi-Fi adapter that's compatible with the router where they plan to use the system, and they can take advantage of free cloud-based services to store their large or important files. Internal storage is also easy to expand by means of flash drives, which also allow for secure file transfers. While higher resolutions mean crisper images, depending on screen size and the files watched, a 1080p or even a 720p resolution delivers excellent video quality.
Look for Innovative Designs or Convenience Features
By saving money on less-important specifications, users can afford more useful features. For instance, 2-in-1 hybrids can act as both laptops and tablets, which makes them very versatile for applications such as gaming and illustration or for using in retail environments. Models with cases and screens made from strong materials, such as Gorilla Glass, carbon fiber, aluminum or other alloys, are all much more durable than plastic and can stand up to more heavy-duty use.
Backlit keyboards make it easy to work in the dark, and some laptops include sensors that only activate the LEDs in low lighting conditions, which helps to save battery life. Touchscreens enable more precise control and are useful for some types of games. Fingerprint or retinal scanners prevent unauthorized users from accessing the laptop's files, which makes them ideal for businesses or educational institutions to use. Bluetooth wireless technology allows multiple devices to connect with one another, including speakers, printers and more.
Staples carries many different laptops at clearance prices. These devices allow purchasers to buy more equipment for less money and make it easier to outfit an entire household or office. Check out the stock of discounted laptops today to get the one that's right for you.