Experienced users do not have the same needs as beginners. You are looking for a laptop and you hesitate between several models.Our analysis was made according to 6 user typologies.We’ve put this F7PLUS through some tests based on how you’re going to use it.
This article will help you make the right choice according to your needs.
F7PLUS compatible with internet use?
Chances are that your daily use is not limited to surfing the Internet, and that you need the other functions as well.This laptop will ensure that the tasks you perform will be reliable and trouble-free for years to come.The key is to achieve balance with a cheap but solid laptop.This product will thus perfectly meet your needs.By putting on the market the F7PLUS, TECLAST offers a well thought-out product of very good quality.
With a 14.1 inches size, it is in the average, and you can carry it relatively easily. Also note that this model is equipped with a touch screen; always interesting for when you get tired of the slippery mouse pad or when no flat surface is available when you have this F7PLUS on your lap. The overall design is of quality and is made to last. A product made to last a long time. Solid visible parts (the hull, the keyboard,…) and almost last generation internal components have been chosen by TECLAST with a lot of care.
The manufacturer has chosen to equip this model with a processor Intel celeron N4100. Indeed, the power it delivers is interesting, even if it is not the latest generation of component. Contrary to a video editing style use that requires computing power, this model is correct for surfing the internet; a use that does not require too much computing power. With 8 Gb of RAM, it F7PLUSis a good product. Even if it has free slots in which you can add memory strips, it’s more than enough to get you started.
The 256 Gb make this laptop a mid-range laptop in terms of available space. In any case, it should be enough for a use like surfing the web. TECLAST comes with this F7PLUS a laptop that you’ll keep for a few years before it becomes obsolete.
In the end, with an autonomy of 6 hours, you won’t have too much time to surf the web. This laptop is in the middle of the range for its autonomy. Because of this last point, you can either switch to a competitor’s laptop or always have the product plugged in; it’s up to you.
The F7PLUS- the right model for streaming and videos ?
Making this F7PLUS a multimedia tool, such seems to have been the objective of TECLAST. In the age of multimedia, this laptop has evolved and is a cross between a TV, radio and a desktop computer. Among all the laptops of the moment, it appeared to us as one of the best for multimedia use. In this section we will look at features such as screen size, resolution, built-in speakers.
TECLAST has chosen a medium size screen to meet everyone’s needs. A model with a standard template, 14.1 inches, and good resolution. 1920×1080. And in film display mode, you’ll have excellent visual quality with bright, realistic images. Clearly, big enough to tire your eyes when watching movies, but also rather light (1.55 kg) when you have to carry it.
On the sound side, it F7PLUS has good components: board and integrated speakers. We tested it with movies and music at maximum volume. Even if it does well, this laptop will not be able to compete with a good hi-fi system. If necessary, you can later supplement with external elements if you consider the results too insufficient.
The F7PLUS has a processor Intel celeron N4100, a little more powerful than average, compared to those dedicated to office automation. Although it is in the middle of the range, this processor will be able to evolve according to your future needs, and in the immediate future will allow a good compatibility with all your peripherals. This will result in fluid video and audio sessions.
On the application side, TECLAST chose to let you do it. There’s only the operating system. As a standard, you have some Windows 10 on which it will be possible to add all the software you need. Can only be VLC to manage the audio and video part.
With Intel ® UHD Graphics 600, ahigh-performance graphics card, a dedicated memory of 8 Gb of RAM, you can watch movies, with smooth images, possibly retouch photos or edit video. Not good enough for 3D imaging professionals, but good enough for most of us.
Speaking of connectivity, this laptop provides 3 ports.Much better than most of the competition. Speakers, a mouse (wired), an external hard drive and an output to a pocket projector when on business trip or when you travel.
Finally concerning the battery life, you will have time before you have to think about reconnecting the power cable. 6 hours of battery life is enough for the vast majority of the videos you’ll see.
The F7PLUS- the right model to stay connected while travelling ?
It F7PLUS is certainly a laptop, but not really portable and certainly not intended for those who travel. It doesn’t seem to have been a priority when they designed this model TECLAST. Having tested this laptop in situations as diverse as traveling, in a suitcase between shirts and jeans, while traveling between home and work, on a family weekend, here’s what you should remember.
Reserve its use at home, between your living room and your bedroom.
It F7PLUS weights 1.55 Kg which makes it a computer in the average of its category. It is easy to carry even if you prefer the ultra slim models of the competition. On the other hand, the large size will be an advantage to see photos during the holidays. One of the causes of its weight is related to the size of his 14.1 inches screen.
Note that the screen of this F7PLUS being touch screen, you will be able to do without the mouse. A few finger pinches to zoom in, side slides to test the comfort of use. The accuracy of touch in navigation is without problem.
Well thought out, the backlit keyboard will F7PLUS be handy for use in the dark. In addition, the materials used are of good quality.
By equipping this model with a processorIntel celeron N4100, the manufacturer is on a par with most of its competitors; it is in the average range and it allows a contained power consumption.
However, please note that the autonomy indicated by TECLAST must be reduced. It is unlikely that you will reach manufacturer’s figures; rather, consider 70-80% at best.
As for the autonomy , the batteries will allow you to use it for about 6 hours.
Because of its probable use for travel, this laptop was thought to be thin and light with a SSD hard drive of 1 256 Gb. The main advantage of this type of hard drive is that it contains fewer moving parts and is faster than standard drives.With SSD technology, however, you benefit from a considerable improvement in the time it takes your notebook to start up and get out of standby mode.For those who do not have enough space on the disk, it will be necessary to go through the option of a subscription on the cloud; the price decreases regularly.
With this model, TECLAST definitely designed a computer easily transportable, but not too small. The F7PLUS is a fair alternative with iis 14.1 inches.
On the connector side, it F7PLUS has 3 ports. Convenient for travelling when you will need it, it ranks among those with the most.
Bluetooth technology is great when you’re on the go, and you’ll enjoy the convenience of connecting easily to a phone or speakers.
Following our tests, it appeared to us that it is not F7PLUS really made for travelling.
The F7PLUS for audio or video editing ?
If you’re serious about editing and creating music, then you pay a lot of attention to processor speed and memory. Clearly, this F7PLUScorresponds perfectly to the need related to this use. Whether in terms of computing speed or memory capacity, TECLAST has designed an interesting product. This laptop will facilitate multitasking, and you will be able to simultaneously run applications such as Photoshop, Magix Video or Vegas pro with an operating Windows 10 system.
Possibly for occasional use, the processor Intel celeron N4100 will allow you to perform certain tasks, if they are initiated individually. With its 8 Gb of RAM, it has enough memory for image processing. As standard, you will have the applications to make your video editing or your photo or music modifications. If on the other hand you start on pro applications, it will be necessary to add more memory.
The designers of TECLAST have chosen a single disk, an SSD, for this laptop. The advantage is the speed of starting and execution, but the disadvantage is the shorter lifetime of the disk. Here with 256 Gb you will have enough space to store everything. It’s a product that provides enough space to save all your audio and video creations.
In terms of autonomy,the TECLASTkept it simple. Indicated for an autonomy of 6 hours by the manufacturer, it is preferable to keep your charger close by if you need to make changes while on the move or if you use a lot of resources for your audio or video editing. A duration which is on the other hand equivalent to the other machines at the moment.
Well thought out in terms of connections, it F7PLUS receives the USB3 connection. This model will allow you to connect to an external storage drive for even more space when your local disk is full. With a throughput about 10 times faster than the previous standard (USB 2.0), you will be able to easily transfer all your video and audio files.
It F7PLUS is consequently well designed for this type of use. Perfectly designed for audio video use. And at a price that is well ranked.
The F7PLUS for online or local games.
There are very few laptops today that do not allow you to play video games. And this F7PLUS is one of the average laptops you can play with. During our tests, we found that the computer was raised correctly, as soon as the scenes in some games required fast movements and colour changes.
Simply put, the higher the screen resolution, the more accurate the details in a game. This model is proposed in resolution 1920×1080, that is to say one of the best on the market.
These generations of processor and graphics card are nowadays a little outdated, which makes this model below the others. Ideal for old design games, it has difficulty restoring the images and colors of the latest online games. Clearly, if you want to use it to play all day long, it may be relevant to turn to a more powerful model.
Since TECLAST has not designed this model for gaming, the display system is not dimensioned for an exemplary reactivity during your gaming sessions. Possibly, the display will be less degraded if you are playing old games, requiring fewer resources.
A space of 256 Gb to save your data; this is in the average of what other brands offer. Useful for local games; as there are still many of them, even though online games are progressing.
Even if this model has Wi-Fi, it is not 5Ghz, so it is of lower quality. You will need to use the ethernet port to access broadband.
With a weight 1.55 Kg and a screen size of 14.1 inches, it is a tool in the average of other laptops.
For the autonomy, it is in the average of the other laptops, that is to say about 6 hours.
In conclusion, it F7PLUS is good when used for local games or online games, although other competing models may be preferred in the same price range. And if necessary, you can use it for internet browsing and e-mail.
F7PLUS the right choice for office automation ?
Although this does not affect the majority of users, it is important to know the OS of this hardware. For those of you who are users of specific operating systems, your choice will probably not head towards this model. This F7PLUS is clearly intended for those who will use it for office use.
Customary of this OS, TECLAST has chosen as usual. In this case, it is Windows 10.
It’s not F7PLUS equipped with all the applications you’ll need. No applications pre-installed, one would expect more from. TECLAST in this product line. In contrast to other larger models, this model is in the middle of the pack in terms of space requirements. Average weight, with 1.55 Kg.
No numeric keypad comes standard on this model. In fact, if you want one, it will be necessary to buy a pad connected via the usb port.
When working in semi-dark areas, you will appreciate the backlighting of the keypad on this F7PLUS.
As far as storage goes, this computer’s in the average. Equipped with a hard drive of 256 Gb, it will give you the possibility to store all your documents locally.
In short, it F7PLUS is perfectly suited for word processing and spreadsheet use. Well thought out in terms of ergonomics.
What about the F7PLUS ?
The key to choosing a new laptop is to clearly define your needs; it’s good in almost any conditions of use. Compact, elegant and efficient, the F7PLUS is the perfect tool for anyone who wants a mobile computer.
Simply put, we were not convinced for uses such as :
– travel use
You can still, at the very least, use it to:
– playing video games
In summary, we advise this model for :
– surfing on the internet
– listening to music and watching videos
– making audio and video editing
– office tasks