Laptops are available in range of 14 to 20 inches. The 20 inch laptops are entertainment centers and are used to watch movies and play games. These laptops are however just too big to carry around get a portable laptop stand. You would need something the size of airport luggage bag to carry it around if you wish to.
This makes the 17.3 inch laptop perfect. The 17.3 laptop strikes a perfect balance between mobility and a fairly large screen. These laptops come with either an i5 or i7 Intel processor which is great for multi-tasking. They also come with a dedicated graphic card which allows you to watch high definition movies and play high graphic games.
Here are a few good 17.3 laptops available in the market:
• Dell Inspiron 17R – the 17R is a sleek laptop which comes with interchangeable covers. This makes the laptop very attractive and you can change the look of the laptop rather than being stuck with the same color until the end of the laptops life. They come with a 1.3 megapixel camera and up to 640 GB of hard drive.
It has 1GB of dedicated graphics memory and uses an ATI Radeon mobility card. You have the option of choosing a Blu-Ray drive and a solid state drive for the laptop.
• Toshiba Satellite L555D-S7910 – The Toshiba satellite is powered by 2.2 GHz AMD Turion X2 RM – 74 processor for excellent multi-tasking. 250GB Hard drive and 4 GB of memory it also comes with an ATI Radeon 3100 graphics. It has 6 cell battery and weighs 7 pounds. It has an integrated webcam with facial recognition capabilities. It runs on Windows vista 64 bit version.
• Sony Vaio VPCEJ28FX/B – The Sony vaio laptops are known for their sleek beauty. This laptop comes with an Intel i5 processor with 3MB of smart cache. It has 4 GB of physical memory and 640GB of hard drive space. It weighs around 9 pounds. The 17 inch screen on this laptop comes with native 720p HD resolution. You can connect the laptop to an HDTV using the HDMI port that comes on this laptop. It also has a Blu-Ray disc drive which means you are sorted when it comes to watching movies in high definition. It is a true media centric laptop. It has unique buttons that directly connect you to technical support, the media center as well as the web without even booting the operating system.
A 17.3 Laptop will serve as a great companion if you love watching movies and playing games.