The best laptops for programming

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1. Best overall: MacBook Pro 16 M3
2. Best for games: Razer Blade 18
3. Best compact: Dell Precision
4. Best dual-screen: Zenbook Pro 14 Duo
5. Best Microsoft: Surface Laptop 5
6. Best portable: MacBook Air
7. Best tablet: Asus ROG Flow Z13
8. Best Chromebook: HP Elite Dragonfly

The best laptops for programming will offer portability, flexibility, and power in a thin and light package, meaning they're easy to stash for digital nomads but still powerful enough to code.

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A veteran from the days of the 8-bit ZX Spectrum, Orestis is always interested in the fastest, slickest way to make computers do new and exciting things.
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