You use your laptop to type a report or send emails. You browse and shop on the internet. You also like to watch Netflix or videos on YouTube. These laptops aren't too expensive and suitable for everyday activities.
If you take your laptop to school or work every day, it's nice that it's light and easily fits in your bag. These laptops have enough processor power and RAM for multitasking and data analysis.
If you're going to work with photo or video editing as a hobby or for work, you need a laptop with a powerful processor. You can see your work in detail on the Full HD screen.
When we say gaming, we no longer mean Solitaire. We're talking about games like Fortnite, Battlefield, or League of Legends. Which processor and video card you need depends on the games you play.