You and your team need good tools. But very few people need high end computers. And after you have dropped coffee in one laptop, you need to consider replacement cost when making a purchase. The great news is that a modestly priced laptop can serve most regular business needs.
Unless you are doing graphics or playing games on a computer, you can get by with a modest processor. Processing speed is one of the main drivers of cost. But most businesses use browsers and programs that do not require a lot of muscle.
In the last 10 years, computer storage pricing has plummeted. Part of this trend is the huge amount of free storage available on line. Don’t overpay for storage.
We pay extra for DVD drives these days. Unless you need this computer to play dvds and cds, skip the drive. Our software and entertainment are mostly delivered by streaming and that is only on the rise.
Get yourself a good, sturdy laptop. Amazon has a great selection and strong customer service after the sale.