The best laptop for CAD and AutoCAD

Architects, engineers and students rejoice; it's never been so easy to choose the best laptop for CAD. Why? Because we've done the legwork for you! Buying the right device for your specific needs is an important and often costly step, so it's important to do your research. For instance, a really powerful GPU isn't critical for 2D CAD workflows but may be a benefit for some 3D workflows. 

ASUS Zenbook S 13 OLED

ASUS Zenbook S 13 OLED
The screen may not be the biggest, but this ultraportable more than makes up for it with its bright, sharp OLED display, 32GB of RAM, great ergonomics and the ultimate in portability as it's only 1kg (less than an iPad Pro with a keyboard attached). Fantastic for CAD work on the go.
Read our 4.5-star review

Paul Hatton
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Paul is a digital expert. In the 20 years since he graduated with a first-class honours degree in Computer Science, Paul has been actively involved in a variety of different tech and creative industries that make him the go-to guy for reviews, opinion pieces, and featured articles. With a particular love of all things visual, including photography, videography, and 3D visualisation Paul is never far from a camera or other piece of tech that gets his creative juices going. You'll also find his writing in other places, including Creative Bloq, Digital Camera World, and 3D World Magazine. 

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