The best laptops for writers

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1. Overall: MacBook Air (M2)
2. Budget: Acer Chromebook
3. Windows: Surface Lap Studio 2
4. Mid-range: Acer Aspire 5
5. Best 3:2: MateBook X Pro
6. Android hybrid: Lenovo Tab P12
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Let's be straight. The top pick of laptops for writers don't need to be expensive. They don't need  to have a beautiful OLED screen and enough power under the hood to create a AAA game. Ultimately, the best laptops for writing need a really great keyboard; they need to turn on and be ready to take your words immediately; and they need a great battery that you don't have to worry about. 

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Matt Hanson

Matt has been a technology journalist for over 15 years, writing for publications such as T3, MacFormat and Creative Bloq. He's a managing editor of TechRadar, Creative Bloq's sister site, where he can be found writing about and reviewing laptops, computers, monitors and more. He often writes for Creative Bloq, helping creatives find their perfect laptop or PC.

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