Updated October 31, 2018 by Chase Brush

The 10 Best Lightweight Laptops

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Best High-End
Best Mid-Range
Best Inexpensive

This wiki has been updated 12 times since it was first published in October of 2018. Modern technology is truly a thing to behold. It seems like every year, our devices get smaller and smaller, thanks to advances in design and hardware. That's especially true of laptops, which have come a long way from the slow and bulky models of the past. The lightweight Ultrabooks and ultra-portable notebooks on this list, by contrast, are fast, thin, and perfect for any occasion. When users buy our independently chosen editorial choices, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best lightweight laptop on Amazon.

10. Asus Flip Chromebook

9. LG Gram

8. HP Spectre x360

7. Acer Swift 7

6. Lenovo Yoga 730

5. Dell XPS 13

4. Microsoft Surface 2

3. Asus Zenbook 13

2. MacBook 12-inch

1. Huawei MateBook X Pro

Editor's Notes

October 26, 2018:

Tried to compile a selection to meet a range of budgets and uses, from affordable low-end chromebooks to cutting-edge ultrabooks.

Chase Brush
Last updated on October 31, 2018 by Chase Brush

Chase is a writer and freelance reporter with experience covering a wide range of subjects, from politics to technology. At Ezvid Wiki, he applies his journalistic expertise to a similarly diverse assortment of products, but he tends to focus on travel and adventure gear, drawing his knowledge from a lifetime spent outdoors. He’s an avid biker, hiker, climber, skier, and budget backpacker -- basically, anything that allows him a reprieve from his keyboard. His most recent rovings took him to Peru, where he trekked throughout the Cordillera Blanca. Chase holds a bachelor's in philosophy from Rutgers University in New Jersey (where he's from), and is working toward a master's at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism in New York City (where he now lives).

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