If I use it to write apps for the office we look for the usual i7 and SSD to get the most out of the laptop. If it's for gaming, I look at the frame rates in games.
So what I care about changes with the intended use.
Sometimes you need a fork, sometimes a spoon. Gaming laptops tend to be a spork.
The New Version of the Eurocom Tornado F5 did pretty well on some and placed first in one, but which benchmark do you care about the most?
For example, this review here:
Some Language in Spanish, but most is in English.