2 August 2013 by

When it comes to owning a compact device for mobility and better performance than a 10 inch netbook, we prefer a 11.6 inch laptop. The best 11.6 inch laptops have suitable hardware and necessary features for performing day to day activities.

The 11.6 inch laptops generally have 2 GB to 4 GB RAM and HDD storage capacity up to 128 GB. These laptops are mostly Wi-Fi and Bluetooth enabled and include additional features like webcams, stereo speakers and sound cards.

We would suggest the top 11.6 inch laptops which could be the ultimate pick for you.

Lenovo laptops:
Lenovo laptops are convertibles having touch screens and excellent keyboards which add to the productivity. IdeaPad line of laptops from Lenovo have 11.6 inch displays which are bright and have good viewing angles.

Acer laptops:
Acer manufactures its Aspire line of laptops which are expensive in comparison to other 11.6 inch laptops. Despite the high-end specs, the battery life and multimedia functionalities can be unsatisfactory in these laptops.

Apple MacBooks:
Apple MacBook Air is a high end model and the least expensive amongst Apple' products. Macbooks have solid design and still are perfectly portable being thin and light. MacBook comes equipped with dual band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 for better connectivity but has less storage capacity and shorter battery life.

Samsung Chromebooks:
Chromebooks are cheap laptops which work mostly when connected to the internet. These laptops use web services from Google and almost all the content is stored online. There is a provision for data backup for working offline too. These light and portable laptops are good companion to travel and can also be used for games, music and social networking as they are preloaded with lots of apps.

Now that you have a listing of the best 11.6 inch laptops, the daunting task of choosing the right one for you has been made easy.

Asus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA


1. Asus Transformer Book Flip TP200SA    $349

Apple MacBook Air MD711LL/A 11.6-Inch Laptop


2. Apple MacBook Air 11 inch (Jun 2013)    $1,400

HP Chromebook 11 (White/Blue) Laptop


3. HP Chromebook 11    $350

Acer C7 Chromebook (C710-2457) Laptop


4. Acer C7 Chromebook (2013)    $199

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S Laptop


5. Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11S    $1,150

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