- First of all, the measures. As you already know, the screen has a specific size that is measured in inches. The usual thing is to find laptops between 13 and 15 inches, although there are even larger ones. Choosing one or the other will depend on you, although if you want it to be light, it is best as long as the screen is not too large.
- Along with the measurements, you should review the weight. that does not exceed never the 2 kg! What’s more, if you can get it to weigh less than 1.5 kg, so much the better!
- As for the performanceyou must analyze both the processor itself that it has and the RAM. As this issue is very complex, what we will do is point out in each model what technical specifications it has in a specific way. The important thing is that you take into account what exactly you want to do with the laptop. Because the better performance you need, better processor and more RAM shall have.
- Beyond this, you should also analyze the Storage capacity. At least 256 GB! And, from there, you can ask what you need.
- Finally, you cannot forget to take into account the battery. The minimum is that it offers around 5 hours, but there are devices that offer up to 10 hours of autonomy. The more the better!
And the operating system?
there is one last debate that surely appears in your mind when we talk about lightweight laptops: what OS is better? There is no single answer to this question, and it will depend on what exactly you want to do with your computer. Manzana It is always a good alternative for themes of productivity, office and even studies. On the other hand, windows offers the advantage of being able to choose from a wide range of different brands. AND prices very disparate!
There are also computers with Chrome OS inside. They are becoming more popular! The strong point of this type of computer is that, in addition to being light, they have a battery Very powerful. And they are quite affordable! They are not the best for heavy tasks, and you should be careful with the issue of compatibilitybut in exchange they offer the application store of Google.
Light laptops at a good price!
After having mentioned everything you have to take into account when choosing the right computer, let’s see some models! We want to start with more economical. Suitable for all pockets!
14-inch HP Chromebook
We start with a laptop with chromeos of H.P. It is one of the cheapest you will find on the market, and the most affordable on this list. But that does not mean that it is a bad computer, because nothing could be further from the truth. It is an ideal laptop for day-to-day tasks! and perfect for students.
The screen has a size of 14 inchesa FullHD resolution and is anti-reflective. As for the maximum brightness, it is 250 nits, quite powerful! If we go one more section technicalwe must point out that it has a processor Intel Celeron N4500 with a burst frequency of up to 2.8 GHz. The RAM goes up to 8 GB, so you can enjoy quite fluidity. As for internal storage, this is 128GB.
If you are looking for it to be cheaper, you can choose the version that has 4 GB RAM and less storage. Although we recommend you get the one with the best Specificationssince it is still quite affordable: it will be yours for less than 400 €! As for the weightwhich is of vital importance in this selection, remains at 1.46 kg.
Samsung Galaxy Book Go
We jump to one of the lightweight Samsung laptops that we have chosen, the model Galaxy Book Go. His main strength is undoubtedly his size. Taking it everywhere will be like sewing and singing! Comes with Windows 11S already installed, so you won’t have to worry about updates for a while.
The screen It remains at 14 inches, which is the most common in this type of computer. As for the processorthere is a notable difference with the rest of the devices that we are going to see: it has a Snapdragon 7c Gen 2. Don’t let that make you think that its performance is going to be the same as that of a smartphone, because nothing could be further from the truth! Is powerfuland you can get all the performance you want.
has a RAM 4 GB, and a storage capacity of 128 GB. It also has an Intel Iris Xe graphics processor. It’s not meant for gaming, but it has more than enough versatility that you can work with it freely.
Don’t worry about the weight! because it stays on 1.39kg. As for the priceremains below €450.
New and light laptops: Xiaomi!
Do you want to work with windows, but do you need a slightly different device? In that case, this Xiaomi Book S is all you need. Because we are facing a real two in onesince it is a perfect mix between a tablets and a laptop.
The body itself is that of a tablet, but the power is that of a computer. Thanks to this, a device is achieved that weighs less than 1 kg. And that’s very little weight! has a screen 12.4 inches, with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,600 pixels. Inside it is hidden a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 processor, crazy! It also has 8 GB RAM and a ability 256 GB SSD storage.
It is a perfect device for those who need, yes or yes, to have a touch screen. In addition, it remains below the €600 usually.
Unrivaled: Samsung Galaxy Book 2
We continue with another model of samsung, in this case one with considerably higher specifications. It is the one with the largest screen of those we have seen so far, since it measures 15.6 inches. And he has one resolution FHD that will make you get a lot out of it!
If we go to the internal section, we have to start by pointing out that it has a processor Intel Core i5 1235U, that is, last generation. As for the RAM memory, this is 8 GB, so you will notice the fluidity from the first moment. You will never run out of storage space, since it has 256GB SSD.
Thanks to these specifications, you will be able to do practically everything you want with it. It’s perfect even for those who need to be able to use heavy applications, since it will perform without any problem. It’s a bit heavier than the laptops we’ve seen so far, but it’s still around a pound, so it won’t be a problem!
He price It depends a lot on the offer you find at any given time, but it is usually around €600.
The most premium lightweight laptops
For those who need devices high-endor that have better specifications and are capable of offering good performance, we have other alternatives!
HP Pavilion Aero
We jump to high-end by HP. And, again, we bet on a laptop that has a screen compact, 13.3 inches, ideal for you to store it almost anywhere. He weight It is only 1.58 kg, so you will never have problems when traveling with it!
He processor that hides inside it will be capable of practically anything you set your mind to, since it is a AMD Ryzen 7. The RAM memory is 16 GB, with which you will notice the fluidity at all times. And it is one of the ones with the best storage capacity, since it is maintained at 512 GB SSD.
Also, it should be noted that it has AMD Radeon Graphics. So you’re going to get a great deal out of it! His price It always remains below €1,000 so, despite being high-end, its price is not excessively high.
Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Pro Gen 7
For those looking for a above average quality, this Lenovo computer is one of the best you can find. It is not cheap, but it offers such specifications that it is worth the investment. We are talking about the Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 model, which has a screen of 14 inches with incredible resolution: 2K!
Beyond that, it is necessary to point out that it has a intel core i7 processor twelfth generation. It also has a RAM of 8 GB and a storage capacity of 512GB SSD. As if all this were not enough, it also has an Intel Iris Xe Graphics card. All this accompanied by a version of Windows 11 that will make you completely forget about updates.
His price remains around €1,100, and the best is the weight: only 1.37kg. It is one of the lightest you will find!
For Apple fans: MacBook Air M2
Of course, we had to introduce a computer Manzana on this list. In this case, we have opted for the MacBook Air M2 model, the one that comes with the chip more recent of the signature It is perfect for those who have to travel a lot and focus yes or yes on the field of productivity. The power is more than guaranteed by the M2 chip!
In this case, the weight even surprising: only 1.24kg! Thanks to that, its portability is maximum. You will be able to work, write, draw, play… And with a lightness that you have never seen before! Refering to screenthis is 13.6 inches and has a brightness of more than 500 nits.
Beyond this, you should know that it has a 8GB RAM and that the base storage capacity is 256 GB SSD. Of course, it has macOS inside, so you will be able to get the most out of this operating system.
He price it is around €1,500, but we have seen it at a lower price thanks to Amazon discounts.
LG Gram: the top bet
We arrive at the model more top from this list, which could not be other than the LG Gram of 16 inches. Perfect for those who need to have a big screen, but with very little weight: it only weighs 1.3kg! It’s crazy, especially considering its size.
As for his performance, this is very, very high. It has a Intel EVO i7 processor and a 16 GB RAM memory, with which there will be no application or program that will resist you. It is the one with the best storage capacity, since we are talking about 1 TB SSD.
It is one of the best laptops you will be able to find, but also one of the most expensive. So much so that his price stays around the €1,900. However, it is a safe investment when you need the best quality.
All the computers we have seen have a top qualityas well as a price quite competitive if we take into account its specifications. And of course they are very light! But we have a great favorite: the Samsung Galaxy Book 2. Because it is not excessively expensive, but it does offer a good performance. In addition, it weighs so little that you will be able to take it with you everywhere without problem.