What requirements do you need for a graphic design laptop?

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Choosing a new laptop for graphic designers isn't easy, given the extensive software requirements and tools needed to get the job done. You'll want to ensure that your new workstation is capable enough to handle pressing tasks without any signs of struggle, and if you're unsure where to start, we're here to help. 

There are several factors you need to consider when shopping for any laptop, let alone one that's tailored specifically to creatives. There's the processor, memory, graphics cards, and display resolution to think about. If you work in 3D modelling, for example, finding a laptop with a powerful CPU and GPU is a must. 

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Beth is Creative Bloq’s Ecommerce Writer. An avid music photographer and previous staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has a keen eye for content and knows just how to create it. Her background working as a tester for CeX has provided extensive knowledge surrounding the latest tech and gaming trends, and she studied Music Journalism too, so you'll probably find her at a gig. Basically, she's a total nerd with a Snorlax tattoo and a Master's degree in Photography, forever wishing she was Peter Parker.