Buyer’s Guide: smart student devices
Whether it’s a youngster in primary school, a teen in secondary or someone making their first strides at third level, Emmet Ryan guides you through the best gadgets to aid their education
HP Pavilion x360 14”
Price: €499 at Harvey Norman
This is about as reliable as you’ll find in the budget laptop range. Down from €599, this 14-inch laptop comes with 4GB of Ram and has a year’s subscription to Microsoft Office 365 included.
There are two USB ports, along with one USB-C port and 128GB of storage. The eight-hour battery life should also prove appealing to users.