Laptops That Weigh Less Than 3.5 Pounds

Lugging a heavy laptop around all day can take a toll on your arms and shoulders. Notebooks that weigh 3.5 pounds or less are much easier to carry. Those that weigh under 3 pounds feel like they are barely there in your bag.

Product Weight (in Pounds) Size (in Inches) Rating Starting Price
Huawei MateBook 1.41 pounds 10.9 x 7.64 x 3.99 x 0.27 2.5
out of 5
From $1,128
Lenovo Yoga Book (Windows) 1.5 pounds 10.1 x 6.7 x 0.38 inches 3
out of 5
From $549
Lenovo
Asus Transformer Mini T102HA 1.76 pounds with keyboard / 1.2 pounds 6.7 x 10.2 x 0.5 inches 3
out of 5
From $399
Amazon
HP Elite x2 1.8 lb (tablet) 2.65 lb (tablet w/travel keyboard) 11.8 x 8.4 x 0.3 inches (tablet) 11.8 x 8.4 x 0.5 inches (tablet w/ travel keyboard) 3.5
out of 5
From $522
Amazon
Asus Zenbook 3 2 pounds 11.65 x 7.3 x 0.47 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,099
Amazon
HP EliteBook Folio G1 2.14 pounds / 2.36 pounds (with touch) 11.5 x 8.23 x 0.47 (0.49 for touch version) 4
out of 5
From $809
Amazon
Lenovo Yoga 710 (11-inch) 2.20 pounds 11.07 x 7.67 x 0.59 inches 4
out of 5
From $549
Lenovo
AsusPro B9440 2.4 pounds 12.7 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches 3
out of 5
From $999
Amazon
Lenovo Ideapad 110S 2.4 pounds 11.5 x 7.95 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $199
Lenovo
Lenovo Ideapad Miix 310 2.4 pounds 9.68 x 6.81 x 0.71 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $299
Lenovo
Samsung Chromebook Pro and Plus 2.4 pounds 11.06 x 8.72 x 0.55 inches 4
out of 5
From $449
Best Buy
Lenovo Ideapad 710S 2.4 pounds 12.09 x 8.42 x 0.55 inches 4
out of 5
From $799
Lenovo
HP Spectre 2.45 pounds 12.8 x 9.03 x 0.41-inches 3.5
out of 5
From $969
HP
Acer Swift 7 2.46 pounds 12.8 x 9 x 0.39 inches 3
out of 5
From $1,099
Amazon
Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook 2.6 pounds 11.83 x 8.35 x 0.86 inches 3
out of 5
From $229
Wal-Mart
Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA 2.6 pounds 11.9 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $499
Amazon
HP Chromebook 13 G1 2.6 pounds 12.59 x 8.64 x 0.50 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $491
Amazon
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2016) 2.6 pounds 13.11 x 9.02 x 0.65 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,142
Lenovo
Kangaroo Notebook 2.6 pounds 11.4 x 7.7 x 0.4 1.5
out of 5
From $289
Newegg
HP EliteBook 1030 G1 2.6 pounds 12.2 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,249
HP
Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 2.7 pounds n/a 4
out of 5
From $979
Dell Home
Asus Zenbook UX330UA 2.7 pounds 12.7 x 8.7 x 0.5 inches 4
out of 5
From $699
Amazon
Dell Latitude 7370 2.7 pounds 12 x 8.3 x 0.56 inches 3
out of 5
From $1,743
Dell Home
Lenovo Miix 510 2.7 pounds 11.8 x 8.1 x 0.6 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $599
Lenovo
Dell Latitude 5285 2-in-1 2.71 pounds 11.5 x x 8.5 x 0.6 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $899
Dell Small Business
Dell Chromebook 11 (2014) 2.8 pounds 11.6 x 7.9 x 0.91 inches 4
out of 5
From $279
Dell Home
Asus ZenBook UX306UA 2.8 pounds 12.76 x 8.89 x 0.54 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,035
Amazon
Dell Latitude 7280 2.8 pounds 12 x 8.2 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,029
Dell Home
HP Elitebook x360 G2 2.8 pounds 12.48 x 8.6 x 0.59 in 4.5
out of 5
From $1,910
B & H Photo
Acer Chromebook 11 N7 C731T 2.8 pounds 11.7 x 8.3 x 0.9 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $229
Acer
Acer Switch Alpha 12 2.82 pounds with keyboard, 2.01 pounds without 11.5 x 7.9 x .6 inches (with keyboard) 3.5
out of 5
From $599
Amazon
HP Spectre x360 13-inch (2016) 2.85 pounds 12.03 x 8.58 x 0.54-inches 4.5
out of 5
From $1,049
HP
Acer Spin 7 2.88 pounds 12.78 x 9.04 x 0.43 in 3.5
out of 5
From $1,199
Amazon
13-inch Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 2.8lbs n/a 3.5
out of 5
From $1,799
Apple iTunes
Lenovo ThinkPad T470s 2.94 pounds 13 x 8.9 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,124
Lenovo
Samsung Notebook 9 Spin Review 2.98 pounds 12.39 x 8.69 x 0.59 inches 3
out of 5
From $1,197
Best Buy
Asus UX360CA 3.0 pounds 12.71 x 8.66 x 0.55 inches3 3.5
out of 5
From $749
Amazon
Apple MacBook Pro 2016 3.02 pounds 11.97 x 8.36 x 0.58 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,399
Amazon
Lenovo Yoga 910 3.04 pounds 12.72 x 8.84 x 0.56 4.5
out of 5
From $1,049
Lenovo
HP EliteBook 1040 G3 3.06 13.27 x 9.23 x 0.65 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,233
HP
Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 3.1 pounds 11.81 x 7.93 x 0.75 inches 4
out of 5
From $249
Dell Home
Dell Latitude E7470 3.13 pounds 13.19 x 9.13 x 0.74 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,079
Dell Home
Lenovo ThinkPad 13 (2016) 3.14 pounds 12.68 x 8.78 x 0.78 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $584
Lenovo
Lenovo ThinkPad 13 3.17 pounds 12.69 x 8.77 x 0.75 - 0.78 inches 4
out of 5
From $699
Lenovo
Acer Chromebook R 13 3.2 pounds 12.8 x 8.9 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $399
Amazon
Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook 3.2 pounds 12.68 x 8.78 x 0.78 inches 4
out of 5
From $395
Lenovo
Dell Latitude 11 for Education (3150) 3.2 pounds 11.85 x 8.35 x 0.9 2
out of 5
From $379
Dell Home
Dell Latitude 5280 3.2 pounds 12.0 x 8.3 x 0.8 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $849
Dell Home
Acer Chromebook 14 for work 3.2 pounds 13.03 x 8.94 x 0.88 inches 4
out of 5
From $319
Amazon
Dell Latitude 12 E5270 3.4 pounds 12.2 x 8.4 x 0.9 3
out of 5
From $849
Dell Home
Asus VivoBook E402SA 3.4 pounds 13.35 x 9.25 x 0.86 inches 2.5
out of 5
From $179
Wal-Mart
Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 3.4 pounds 12.7 x 8.8 x 0.8 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $699
Dell Home
HP ProBook 440 G3 3.4 pounds 13.35 x 9.61 x 0.78 - 0.83 inches 3
out of 5
From $579
HP
Lenovo Yoga 710 (14-inch) 3.4 pounds 12.67 x 8.8" x 0.7" 4
out of 5
From $949
Lenovo
Acer Chromebook 14 3.42 pounds 13.42 x 9.31 x 0.67 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $299
Amazon
Lenovo ThinkPad T470 3.48 pounds / 3.88 pounds (6-cell battery) 13.25 x 9.15 x 0.79 inches 4
out of 5
From $873
Lenovo

Other Benchmarks

  • Highest Resolution Screens - Screen resolutions that are higher than 1920 x 1080 (1080p).
  • Weight - Laptops that weigh 3.5 pounds or less.
  • Battery Life - Machines that lasted over 9 hours on our test.
  • Graphics Performance - Systems that achieved a high score on the 3DMark Fire Strike benchmark.
  • Hard Drive Speed - Reads and writes files the fastest with their hard drives or SSDs.
  • Overall Performance - Strongest scores on Geekbench 4, which measures overall system speed.
  • Productivity Performance - Top processor speed as measured by the Laptop Spreadsheet Macro test.
  • Display Brightness - The most luminous displays have a brightness of 300 nits or higher.
  • Color Gamut - The most vibrant laptop screens can reproduce at least 95 percent of the sRGB color gamut.