The best laptops for 3D modelling

Quick list

Product shots of the various best laptops for 3D modelling on a purple background

(Image credit: Future/Apple/Acer/Asus)

1. Best overall: MacBook Pro M3 Max
Best budget: TUF Gaming F15
3. Best Windows: ProArt Studiobook 16
Best 17-inch: Razer Blade 17
Most portable: Dell Precision 5470
Powerful Windows: Creator Z17
Best dual-screen: Zenbook Duo
How to choose
How we test

If you're struggling to find the best laptops for 3D modelling and rendering, you're in luck; we've done the hard work for you. Requiring enough gumption to tackle high-end 3D software, you're going to need plenty of fast memory, both the CPU and GPU to be powerful, and lots of storage to save your projects.

Erlingur Einarsson
Tech Reviews Editor

Erlingur is the Tech Reviews Editor on Creative Bloq. Having worked on magazines devoted to Photoshop, films, history, and science for over 15 years, as well as working on Digital Camera World and Top Ten Reviews in more recent times, Erlingur has developed a passion for finding tech that helps people do their job, whatever it may be. He loves putting things to the test and seeing if they're all hyped up to be, to make sure people are getting what they're promised. Still can't get his wifi-only printer to connect to his computer. 

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