Best Laptops for Web Designers 2021

Best Laptops for Web Designers 2021

A laptop with high performance will cast a high price. If you are in shortage of money and still want to buy a laptop for your professional needs, then here we have a list of top 10 laptops that are scrutinized on the basis of their performance, quality and price as well.

10 BEST LAPTOPS FOR WEB DESIGN

  • Apple MacBook Pro
  • Dell XPS 9570 Laptop 15.6″ FHD
  • LG gram Thin and Light Laptop – 17″
  • Acer Aspire 7
  • Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 Laptop
  • ASUS ZenBook 13 Ultra-Slim Laptop- 13.3”
  • Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5″
  • Apple 13″ MacBook Air
  • Lenovo Yoga
  • Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop

Apple MacBook Pro (15-Inch, Latest Model, 16GB RAM, 512GB Storage) – Space Gray

Apple MacBook Pro (15-Inch, Latest Model, 16GB RAM, 256GB Storage) -...
  • 9th-generation 6-Core Intel Core i7 Processor
  • Brilliant Retina Display with True Tone technology
  • Touch Bar and Touch ID

Suppose you are a professional l web designer or starting to get a hands-on skill to become a professional designer then you must look for a laptop that is best suited to a web designer. The choice can be variant due to different needs. Specifications and hardware qualities are the keys to choose a laptop from the plethora of laptops available in the market. For example, the Apple Mac book Pro is the most suitable choice for a web designer due to its best quality of graphics and hardware specifications. Apple Mac book pro has the best features to complete your web designer project with very ease and smoothness. It has hardware that can run almost all the web designing software (available in the market)

For the ease and better experience of the user, its high resolution and 15- Inch display are more than enough. The central processing unit is mighty and well equipped to allow the user to perform a superior task efficiently. It is a very light-weighted and lovely looking laptop. Suppose we talk about the battery performance then it is way better than other laptops. Its battery can long last for almost 10 hours.

Like most of the web designers and freelancers carry their laptops with them and work remotely while traveling and outside of offices, for them, Apple MAC BOOK Pro is the best option.

Features:

  •         Brilliant proper tone technology
  •         9th Generation 8-Core I9 Processor
  •         Ultra-FAST SSD
  •         Intel UHD Graphics 5630
Pros
  • The display is a high resolution
  • The CPU is the high end
  • The build quality is premium
  • Battery backup is great
  • Lightweight
Cons
  • It comes with limited ports.
  • No support for memory extension

DELL XPS9570 Laptop 15.6 FHD 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750 16 GB

Dell XPS 9570 Laptop 15.6" FHD, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8750H CPU, 16GB...
  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7 8750H Processor 9MB Cache, up to 4.1 gigahertz
  • 16GB 2666 megahertz DDR4, 2x8GB
  • 512 GB M.2 2280 [PCIe] SSD, No Optical Drive

Yes, we All know that apple isn’t cheap and not everybody can afford them. So there is a piece of good news that Dell provides the same features at an affordable price. It is suitable for professional web designers. It has the best very beautiful design and efficient quality performance. For these competitive features, Dell XPS 9570 is cost-effective and affordable.

This laptop can execute very complex and professional web design software with ease. Alongside web designers, it is very popular with gamers for its specification. These specifications can run very advanced and high graphical games. We know that these days gaming is getting on our nerves everyone is getting into playing games. So if you are a web designer and also have some kind of addiction. So in short if you need a super-fast machine at a relatively less price this must be your pick.

Pros
  • 8th Generation Intel Core i7 8750H Processor 9MB Cache
  • Power Supply: 130 Watts Power Adapter
  • 15.6-inch performance laptop
  • Stunning view with a great display
Cons
  • The design is bezel-less
  • Excellent display with sRGB support
  • 9 hours plus battery life
  • Comes with a variety of ports
  • Upgradable RAM

LG Gram Thin and Light Laptop -17

I assume you must have the idea that a web designer does coding most of the time and produce very beautiful designs. This isn’t an easy job due to its demand for high graphics and professional software. Its large screen size of 17 inches is suitable for web designing.

It has some limitations in terms of GPU, its GPU is not made for high professional web designing tasks, it doesn’t mean it can’t perform these tasks but you may face some slowing down. It has a very efficient RAM and CPU to enable you to perform web design and development. Its design is very beautiful and very vast screen display size. The best of all things is its weight is just 2.95 pounds which makes it very easy and comfortable to carry.

Features: 

  1. Screen Size: 17 inches
  2. Max Screen Resolution: 2560 x 1600 pixels
  3. Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 610
  4. Chipset Brand: Intel
  5. Card Description: Integrated
  6. Graphics Card
  7. Ram Size: 16 GB
  8. Average Battery Life (in hours): 5 hours
Pros
  • The screen is vivid and clear
  • Large screen size
  • Ultra-lightweight and portable
  • Modern and stylish design
  • It comes with standard certification.
Cons
  • The CPU clock speed is low.
  • The keyboard is not durable.

Acer Aspire 7 Casual Gaming Laptop, 15.6″

Acer Aspire 7 A715-72G-79BH 15.6-Inch FHD IPS i7-8750H 8GB 1TB GTX...
  • Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2 GHz Hexa-core (6 Core)
  • 8GB of 2400 MHz DDR4 ; 1TB 5400 rpm HDD
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 GPU (4GB GDDR5)

ACER Aspire Machine is very handy for web designing, it has all the features to perform such tasks as web designing and development. It is designed for gaming but we all know that laptops are not only made for gaming. We have work to perform and if you are a web designer this is the best laptop for you. It is very handy in long and big projects in web designing. Though its outer look is not very much appreciated but it is very much in use for its big size storage devices. Its high performing CPU can run very complex software and help designing projects with ease. Its extra space can store whatever you want (not Netflix Library for a fact). Web Designer needs a machine with high resolution, which is a key feature in ACER Aspire. For doing remote work we need longer battery life and faster charging, Acer Aspire is an excellent choice for working while traveling.

     Features:

    1. Screen Size: 15.6 inches
    2. Memory Speed: 2400 MHz
    3. Graphics processor: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
    4. Chipset Brand: Nvidia
    5. Card Description: Dedicated
    6. Wireless Type: 802_11_AC
    Pros
    • It comes at an affordable price
    • Large storage space
    • It has a smooth keyboard
    • Wi-Fi connectivity is great
    • Compatible with software
    Cons
    • The design is not attractive.
    • It is heavy

    Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 touch-screen laptop

    Dell Inspiron 2-in-1 Laptop LED-Backlit Touch Display, i7-8565U, 8GB...
    • 8th Generation Intel Core i7-8565u Processor (8MB Cache, up to 4.6 GHz)
    • 8GB 2666MHz DDR4, (8Gx1)
    • 256 GB M.2 [Pie] (SSD) NA

    It has a very unique and light design. Its display with a touch sensor is very handy in use and comfortable. Other websites, it is also very powerful in terms of gaming. Dell Inspiration 2 provides smart features and a powerful processor for professional web designers. So if you are a professional web designer and also have the habit of playing video games then it is a suitable choice as well.

    This Dell inspiration 2 has very power full and strong features. Dell 2 comes with Alexa built-in which makes it more comfortable and easy for you. Alexa makes this laptop way easier to use and helpful to meet work timelines. Its touch screen and Alexa built-in makes it helpful to use. Processor and multifunctional configuration make it the best machine for professional web designers.

    There are some minor issues with RAM and battery.

    Features :

    1. Screen Size: 14 inches
    2. Max Screen Resolution: 1920×1080 pixels
    3. Memory Speed: 2666 MHz
    4. Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 620
    5. Chipset Brand: Intel
    6. Graphics Card: Ram Size 8 GB
    Pros
    • Touch Screen
    • Rotatable Screen
    • Efficient Screen
    • Great Power Source
    • Multifunctional Configuration

    Cons
    • Low Battery Life
    • RAM IS not efficient

    ASUS ZenBook 13 Ultra-Slim Laptop- 13.3” 

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    ASUS ZenBook 13 Ultra-Slim Laptop- 13.3” Full HD Wideview, 8th Gen...
    • 13.3 inch wide-view full-HD NanoEdge bezel display
    • Intel Core i5-8265u processor (6M Cache, upto 3.9 GHz)
    • Fast storage and memory featuring 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD and 8GB LPDDR3 RAM

    We have found another machine suitable for the professional web designer. This time it belongs to the Asus family of laptops. ASUS Zenbook 13 Ultra-Slim Laptop is also a very diligent and professional choice. Like other laptops, this laptop has a very powerful processor and better compatibility. Due to its lightweight, it is easy to carry with yourself and make a professional impression as well. You can work while traveling by metro or plane. Its comfortable portability is very helpful for all professionals. You can play games as well. We can’t work all the time. Its Powerful processor makes things go smooth. Its light-weighted design and designed large display make it great for web designers. Its design is very beautiful and crystalloid finishing on the laptop makes it more charming. With strong battery life and fast speed, it has another great feature which is its high volume. Its volume is very high. If you are a music lover and work alone then this laptop requires no external speaker at all.

    Features: 

    Screen Size: 13.3 inches

    Max Screen Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pixels

    Memory Speed: 3.9 GHz

    Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 620

    Chipset Brand: Intel

    Card Description: Integrated Graphics Card

    Ram Size: 8 GB

    Wireless Type: 802_11_BNAC, Bluetooth

    Pros
    • Ultra-light and thin design
    • The various port provides easy connectivity
    • Sophisticated design makes it charming
    • International warranty
    Cons
    • No touch screen
    • Lagging keyboard (but if used properly than won’t let you down)

    Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5″

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    Microsoft Surface Book 2 13.5"(Intel Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256 GB), silver
    • Microsoft Surface Book 2 Features a 7th generation Intel Dual Core i5 Processor, 256 GB of...
    • Includes an Intel HD Graphics 620 integrated GPU; Full size SDXC card reader
    • The fastest Surface Book yet, with 2x more power. Aspect ratio: 3:2, contrast ratio: 1600:1

    AS we have mentioned earlier that we are talking about the laptops suitable for the professional web designer. Here is another competitor in this list. This belongs to the world-famous Microsoft Corporation. It is Microsoft surface Book 2 indeed.

    This machine has a great touch sensor and high resolution with 13 inches long screen display. 3000 x 2000 p resolution makes it perfect for web designers. Its high-density pixels make the day of the user and provide an excellent and smooth venture. A web designer can do a lot of colorful designs for websites. It has an Intel Core i5 processor with a dual-core. CPU has a good processing speed, and hats to the multithreading technology. Multithreading technology makes the CPU superfast and reliable performance. And accordingly, it is suitable if you are designing a website in hyperthreading.

    In some cases, it is not suitable for gaming. It is bounded to web designs. Graphics are HD 620, storage space of 8GB RAM and 256 GB memory is very higher than other laptops.

    You can work on multiple projects and complete them within limits as there is a lot of space available…

    Features:

    Screen Size: 13.5 inches

    Screen Resolution: 3000 x 2000

    Max Screen Resolution: 3000×2000 pixels

    Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics 620

    Chipset Brand: Intel

    Card Description: Integrated

    Graphics Card

    Ram Size: 2 GB

    Wireless Type: 802_11_ABG

    Pros
    • High resolution with touch sensor
    • Can be turned into a tablet
    • Long-lasting battery life.
    • Windows 10 compatibility
    • Sturdy design
    Cons
    • No hardware upgrade
    • No GPU

    Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD Storage) 

    Apple 13" MacBook Air Core i5 CPU, 8GB RAM (2017 Model 128GB)
    • 1.8 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 Processor
    • Intel HD Graphics 6000
    • Fast SSD Storage

    It is maybe the oldest laptop available in the markets. It has a large screen size of 13 inches which makes it a good choice for people doing web designing. It has a very sleek design and lightweight body. It is suitable for people with a small budget. Its resolution is a bit lower than other laptops available in the market.

    But there are some specialties in this device that make their way into this list. For example, its brightness is high which makes things more visual and color quality is also very high. Its Core i5 processor with a clock speed of 1.5 Hz makes processing smooth. RAM is pretty much for a web designer and if you are not satisfied with 8GB of RAM then there is another option that you can upgrade it with the use of another external storage device. It supports almost all major web designing software for example CAD, XD, Flash, adobe photoshop, etc.

    Users can perform any process and execute every task with ease and efficiency. Another power feature is its battery which supports almost 12 hours of a long life with a single charge. The charging process is very fast so if the battery got dead, don’t worry it won’t take much time to charge. So go anywhere in this world and travel to your favorite places your work deadlines won’t miss.

     

    Features:

    Product Dimensions: 14.3 x 10.5 x 2.2 inches

    Item Weight: 2.96 pounds

    Manufacturer: Apple Computer (Direct)

    Item model number: MQD32LL/A

    Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (Included)

     

    Pros
    • Lightweight
    • Thin style
    • Long-lasting Battery
    • Beautiful design
    • Compatibility
    • Stable OS
    Cons
    • Limited storage
    • Low screen resolution

    Lenovo Yoga | 2 in 1 Laptop

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    New 2018 Lenovo Yoga 730 2-in-1 15.6" FHD IPS Touch-Screen Laptop,...
    • Brand New in box. The product ships with all relevant accessories

    If you need a performance in web designing only then this is a laptop which is only made for web designing. It has a touch screen that provides a competitive level of flexibility and performance than other laptops.

    For a professional web designer, its screen size is very suitable, it has a 15.6-inch widescreen size. Whatever you are doing in your web designing projects it won’t let you down as well. It has a Quad-Core processor which made it perfect for UI testing of large websites. 8thGen Intel Core has some security features as well. AS I have mentioned that 8GB of RAM is good enough for performing any web designing task with the utmost ease. It allows you to install any web designing software, thanks to its big memory space.

    Batter life is not very good as compared to other laptops that I have mentioned earlier. Still, it provides 6 to 7 hours of battery life. It has a faster charging mechanism that helps to overcome the battery issue. It has a light weighted and very slim design which makes it comfortable to carry with yourself. In short, it is a suitable laptop for web designers.

    Features:

    Screen Size: 15.6 inches

    Screen Resolution: 1920×1080

    Memory Speed: 2400 MHz

    Graphics processor: Intel UHD Graphics 620

    Chipset Brand: Intel

    Card Description: Integrated

    Graphics Card

    Ram Size: 2 MG

    Wireless Type: 802_11_AC

    Average Battery: Life (in hours) 7 hours

    Pros
    • The Apple MacBook has a built-in Intel Core technology.
    • It is 13 inches wide when it comes to the screen size.
    • The SSD storage is fast, and the memory contains 8GB RAM.
    • There is an Intel HD 6000 graphics.
    Cons
    • It is light in weight and thin
    • The battery life is amazing
    • The design of the laptop is good
    • It is compatible with many software
    • The OS is stable

    10. Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop

    Acer Aspire 5 Slim Laptop, 15.6" Full HD IPS Display, 10th Gen Intel...
    • 10th Generation Intel Core i3-10110u Processor (Up to 4 1GHz) | 4GB DDR4 Memory | 128GB PCIe...
    • 15 6" Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen LED-backlit IPS display | Intel UHD Graphics 620
    • Intel wireless Wi-Fi 6 AX201 802 11Ax | Backlit keyboard | up to 9 5 hours Battery Life

    We have talked about the Acer Aspire laptop above, this is another Acer laptop older version from Acer Aspire 7 but still has the power and abilities to compete with other laptops in this list. It can provide the best results in web designing. It is very slim and light weighted that you can carry with ease to your office or home. The Wide display screen (15.6 inches) with HD display offers the best quality results and effects. It is built with good quality bezel.

    Brightness and Colors are so high that you can see every detail in your design. These machines have modern technology Intel Core processor, which helps in performing high-end tasks. Battery life is quite long to offer a day almost. From a storage point of view, it is a bit short with 4GB RAM.

    When you start multitasking then it is not as efficient as other laptops. Its weight is 3.97 ounce and the price is very low. If you want a machine within limited money then this might be best for you. With less money, you can perform your web designing easily.

    Features:

    Screen Size 15.6 inches

    Max Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080

    Graphics Coprocessor Integrated

    Chipset Brand Intel

    Card Description Integrated

    Graphics Card Ram Size 2 MB

    Wireless Type 802_11_AX

    Pros
    • Affordable
    • 10th Gen Intel Processor
    • Long battery life
    • FULL High definition display
    Cons
    • Shot RAM 4GB
    • Storage is 128 GB only

    Summary:

     

    If you are a professional web designer and want the best designs than these three things must be acknowledged when buying a new laptop

    1: RAM 

    RAM is very essential for performance and efficiency so if you are buying a laptop then RAM should be high. Smaller RAM will not help in performing high-end tasks. I must say that these days 4 GB RAM is not enough. It will create problems in the future.

    2: Processor

    We know that processors responsible for speed and processing and if a processor is not good enough, how could you get the required results? A powerful processor will perform a task with the utmost ease and speed. In the market, you can find Intel Core Processors with 8th GEN and more. So buy with the latest generation.

     

    3: Graphics Card

    For a professional web designer Graphics Card is a necessary tool. Web designers have to make web designs and work with 3D graphics which is why Graphics card is the backbone to web designing laptops. And it also supports almost every programming language.

    4: Price

    Last but not the least, find a laptop with a low price and the most available features. Money is not growing on trees, so buy a laptop according to your need and within your budget limits.