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
Lenovo Miix 320 1.25 pounds as tablet, 2.31 pounds with keyboard 0.3 inches thick as tablet, 0.7 inches thick with keyboard 3.5
out of 5
From $199
Newegg
iRULU Walknbook 1.26 pounds 10.2 x 7 x 0.4 inches 2
out of 5
From $199
Amazon
Microsoft Surface Pro 1.73 pounds 2.39 pounds with Type Cover 11.50 x 7.93 x 0.33 inches 4
out of 5
From $799
Microsoft Store
Samsung Notebook 9 (13-inch, 2017) 1.8 lbs 12.18 x 8.19 x 0.55 3
out of 5
From $999
Samsung
Asus Transformer Pro T304UA 1.82 pounds 11.77 x 8.30 x 0.34 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $969
Amazon
Acer Switch 3 1.9 lbs (tablet) / 2.8 lbs (with keyboard) 11.61 x 7.91 x 0.39 (.64 inches) 2
out of 5
From $449
Acer
LG Gram 2 pounds 12.1 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 2
out of 5
From $1,099
Newegg
Asus ChromeBook Flip C101PA 2 pounds 10.4 x 7.2 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $249
Amazon
LG Gram (2015) 2.11 pounds 12.8 x 8.9 x 0.5 2.5
out of 5
From $1,366
Amazon
Huawei MateBook X 2.31 pounds 11.26 x 8.3 x 0.49-inches 4
out of 5
From $1,099
Newegg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2.35 lbs. with keyboard 1.69 lbs without keyboard 11.45 x 8.24 x 0.33 without keyboard 3.5
out of 5
From $1,159
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
HP Spectre 13 (2017) 2.4 pounds 12.03 x 8.83 x 0.41 inches 3
out of 5
From $1,299
HP
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
Toshiba Protege X20W 2.4 pounds 11.8 x 8.6 x 0.61 4
out of 5
From $1,385
Amazon
Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2.4 pounds 11.5 x 7.7 x 0.8 inches 4
out of 5
From $199
Dell Home
Lenovo IdeaPad 120S (11-inch) 2.4 pounds 11.3 x 7.9 x .7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $219
Lenovo
Asus ZenBook Flip S (UX370UA) 2.45 pounds 12.3 x 8.6 x 0.4 inches 3
out of 5
From $1,399
Microsoft Store
HP Spectre 2.45 pounds 12.8 x 9.03 x 0.41-inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,299
HP
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 2.49 pounds 12.7 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,538
Lenovo
Samsung Chromebook 3 2.5 pounds 11.4 x 8 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $169
Amazon
HP EliteBook x360 1020 G2 2.5 pounds 11.41 x 8.02 x 0.53 in 4
out of 5
From $1,599
HP
HP Stream 11 2.5 pounds 11.8 x 8.1 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $199
Amazon
HP Spectre x2 2.50 pounds (with keyboard); 1.70 pounds (without keyboard) 11.57 x 8.15 x 0.54 inches (with keyboard), 0.31 inches thick without keyboard 4
out of 5
From $1,149
HP
Lenovo Yoga 720 (12-inch) 2.56 pounds 11.5 x 8 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $649
Lenovo
Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA 2.6 pounds 11.9 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $469
Amazon
Asus VivoBook W202NA 2.6 pounds 11.6 x 7.9 x 0.89 inches 4
out of 5
From $299
Amazon
HP EliteBook 1030 G1 2.6 pounds 12.2 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,249
HP
Lenovo IdeaPad 710S Plus 2.6 pounds 12.16 x 8.66 x 0.58 4
out of 5
From $1,149
Lenovo
Samsung Galaxy Book (12-inch) 2.6 pounds 11.5 x 7.9 x 0.3 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,197
Amazon
Lenovo Miix 720 2.6 pounds with keyboard 1.7 pounds without keyboard With keyboard: 11.5 x 8.5 x 0.6 inches Without keyboard: 11.5 x 8.3 x 0.4 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,029
Lenovo
Asus Zenbook 3 Deluxe UX490UA 2.65 13.0 x 8.4 x 0.5 3.5
out of 5
From $1,699
Amazon
Acer Spin 1 2.65 pounds 11.4 x 7.9 x 0.56 inches 4
out of 5
From $329
Amazon
Asus ZenBook UX330UA 2.66 pounds 12.7 x 8.7 x 0.5 inches 4
out of 5
From $711
Amazon
Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 2.7 pounds 11.98 x 7.81 x 0.54 inches 4
out of 5
From $999
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
Asus ZenBook UX330UA (early 2017) 2.7 pounds 12.7 x 8.7 x 0.5 inches 4
out of 5
From $699
Amazon
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
Toshiba Tecra X40-D 2.73 pounds 0.7 inches thick 1
out of 5
From $2,049
Toshiba
Dell Latitude 7380 2.75 pounds 12 x 8.3 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,199
Dell Home
Microsoft Surface Laptop 2.76 pounds 12.1 x 8.8 x 0.57 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,299
Microsoft Store
Dell XPS 13 7370 (2018) 2.78 pounds 11.98 x 7.88 x 0.6 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $999
Dell Home
Dell XPS 13 7370 (2018) 2.78 pounds 11.98 x 7.88 x 0.6 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $999
Dell Home
Dell XPS 13 9360 2.78 pounds 11.98 x 7.88 x 0.6 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $999
Dell Home
Asus ZenBook UX430 2.78 pounds 12.8 x 8.9 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,052
Amazon
Razer Blade Stealth 2.8 12.6 x 8.1 x 0.5 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,399
Best Buy
Lenovo Yoga 720 2.8 pounds 2.2 x 8.4 x 0.6 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $849
Lenovo
Dell Chromebook 3180 2.8 pounds 11.94 x 8.11 x 0.81 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $219
Dell Home
Lenovo Yoga 720 (13-inch, 8th Gen) 2.8 pounds 12.2 x 8.4 x 0.6 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $879
Lenovo
Dell Inspiron 11 3000 (2015) 2.8 pounds 11.48 x 7.95 x .82 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $249
Dell Home
HP Elitebook x360 G2 2.8 pounds 12.48 x 8.6 x 0.59 in 4.5
out of 5
From $1,895
B & H Photo
HP Elitebook x360 G2 2.8 pounds 12.48 x 8.6 x 0.59 in 4.5
out of 5
From $1,895
B & H Photo
HP Elitebook x360 G2 2.8 pounds 12.48 x 8.6 x 0.59 in 4.5
out of 5
From $1,895
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
Dell Latitude 7280 2.8 pounds 12 x 8.2 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,029
Dell Home
Asus Chromebook C213SA 2.81 pounds n/a 4
out of 5
From $349
Amazon
HP Spectre x360 (15-inch) 2.86 pounds 12 x 8.6 x 0.5 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,149
HP
HP Envy 13t 2.93 pounds 12.85 x 8.9 x 0.51 inches 4
out of 5
From $849
HP
Lenovo ThinkPad T470s 2.94 pounds 13 x 8.9 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,124
Lenovo
Apple MacBook Air (13-inch 2017) 2.98 pounds 12.8 x 8.9 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $844
Amazon
Dell Latitude 5289 2-in-1 3 pounds 12 x 8.3 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $899
Dell Home
Acer Swift 1 3 pounds 13.4 x 9.2 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $359
Wal-Mart
13-inch Apple MacBook Pro (2016) 3 pounds 12 x 8.4 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,698
Amazon
Lenovo Flex 11 Chromebook 3 pounds 11.65 x 8.11 x .8 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $279
Lenovo
Lenovo ThinkPad x270 3 pounds / 3.4 (with extended battery) 12.03 x 8.21 x 0.8- inches 4
out of 5
From $734
Lenovo
HP Pavilion x360 3.0 pounds 11.6 x 7.9 x 0.8 inches 3
out of 5
From $399
HP
Dell Latitude 7389 2-in-1 3.03 pounds 12 x 8.26 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,149
Dell Home
Chuwi LapBook 12.3 3.03 pounds 0.6 inches thick 2
out of 5
From $329
Amazon
Lenovo Yoga 920 3.05 pounds 12.72 x 8.8 x 0.55 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $1,299
Lenovo
Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 370 3.09 pounds 12.3 x 8.75 x 0.7 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $1,689
Lenovo
Acer Chromebook 15 3.1 pounds 14.9 x 10.1 x 0.8 inches 3
out of 5
From $314
Best Buy
HP Stream 14 3.11 lbs. 13.3 x 8.9 x 0.70 inches 3
out of 5
From $219
HP
Asus VivoBook E403NA 3.13 pounds n/a 4
out of 5
From $399
Newegg
Lenovo ThinkPad 13 3.17 pounds 12.69 x 8.77 x 0.75 - 0.78 inches 4
out of 5
From $602
Lenovo
Lenovo IdeaPad 100S14 3.2 pounds 13.3 x 9.3 x 0.7 inches 4
out of 5
From $183
Lenovo
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 3.2 pounds 13.1 x 9.0 x 0.67 inches 4.5
out of 5
From $1,794
Lenovo
Dell Latitude 5280 3.2 pounds 12.0 x 8.3 x 0.8 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $849
Dell Home
Dell Chromebook 3189 3.2 pounds 11.96 x 8.18 x 0.82 inches 4
out of 5
From $329
Dell Home
Lenovo IdeaPad 120S 3.24 pounds 13.14 x 9.25 x 0.73 inches 4
out of 5
From $279
Lenovo
Lenovo IdeaPad 720S 3.29 pounds 12.6 x 8.8 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $949
Lenovo
Asus L402SA 3.3 pounds 13.3 x 9.3 x 0.9 inches 4
out of 5
From $199
Amazon
ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 3.33 pounds 12.9 x 8.9 x 0.8 inches 2.5
out of 5
From $779
B & H Photo
HP EliteBook 1040 G4 3.4 pounds 13 x 9.2 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,379
HP
HP EliteBook 1040 G4 3.4 pounds 13 x 9.2 x 0.6 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,379
HP
Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 (Early 2017) 3.4 pounds 12.7 x 8.8 x 0.8 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $799
Dell Home
Dell Inspiron 13 7000 2-in-1 3.4 pounds 12.19 x 8.5 x 0.61 inches 3
out of 5
From $879
Dell Home
Dell Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1 (8th Gen Core) 3.45 pounds 12.76 x 8.85 x 0.8 inches 3
out of 5
From $729
Dell Home
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 $881
Lenovo
Porsche Design Book One 3.5 pounds, 1.7 pounds without keyboard 12.2 x 8.9 x 0.6 inches 3.5
out of 5
From $2,495
Amazon
Lenovo ThinkPad 25 3.56 pounds 13.25 x 9.15 x 0.79 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,899
Lenovo
Microsoft Surface Book 2 (13-inch) 3.56 pounds 12.3 x 9.14 x 0.90 inches 4
out of 5
From $1,499
Amazon
Asus VivoBook S510 3.56 pounds 14.2 x 9.5 x 0.7 inches 3
out of 5
From $798
Amazon
Dell Latitude 7212 Rugged Extreme Tablet starting at 2.6 pounds as tablet, 3.5 pounds with second battery, 5 pounds all in with keyboard, 2 batteries and kickstand 12.3 x 8 x 1.1 inches as tablet - 12.3 x 8.6 x 1.7 inches thick with kickstand and keyboard 4
out of 5
From $1,909
Dell Home

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.