There are many types of laptops on the market, and each one has its public, from students to business people, everyone at some point is faced with an important decision: Which laptop is ideal for them?

There are many factors to consider when it comes to picking the perfect laptop, and portability is one of them. If you need to take your laptop with you everywhere, perhaps a tank like the Thinkpad model T or the 16-inch Honor MagicBook Pro may not be your best option despite its usefulness. For these cases, you need a lightweight, sturdy, and very slim laptop to fit in your backpack. And these are the five models we recommend for 2019:

The Thinnest of The Thinnest: Acer Swift 7

If you want something thin, you won't get anything better than this. The Acer Swift 7 is the world's thinnest laptop with less than 10mm thick.

The laptop is even thinner than its previous model, which defeated the HP Spectre at the time.

One of the secrets of this laptop is that it doesn't have any ventilation; however, it manages to keep the powerful 7th Generation Intel Core i7-7Y75 Processor quite fresh.

Also, Acer included again a clickable trackpad, which many users will appreciate after the criticism the company received for having removed this feature from the Acer Swift 6.

You won't get anything lighter and thinner unless you buy a laptop.

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The Luxurious One: HP Spectre 13-V011DX

Ok, we chose this one over the brand new 2019 model because it is a little lighter and its design is more beautiful (in our opinion) than its successors'.

If you want an elegant and desirable option at sight, this laptop is for you. It's perfect for business people and is only 0.4 inches thick. Also, this laptop not only looks premium; it feels premium. Its materials are of excellent quality, surpassing in some cases (like with the trackpad) the most recent models.

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The Business Laptop: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon 7th Gen

Humbly, thinkpads have a place in the heart of this writer, I consider them to be some of the best laptops in the world —and it's not just me, several experts share my opinion.

However, without fear of being wrong, I can say that the X1 Carbon is one of the best options you can get for office work and even occasional moments of leisure and laziness.

The keyboard of this laptop is unmatched and is the best one in the market. It's very clicky, comfortable, with excellent travel and a key shape that makes it perfect for those who have long typing sessions.

It's not the slimmest, but it's only 0.68 inches (17 mm) thick, so it's incredibly comfortable and compact for everything it has to offer.

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The Mainstream One: Dell XPS 13

This 0.5-inches-thick laptop gained many followers since its launch... and with good reason.

The XPS is one of the best laptops manufactured by Dell, and both its 13-inch and 15-inch versions are widely popular for their premium construction and for having the best components on the market.

Also, they are very popular for being on the expensive side of the spectrum

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The One With MacOS: Apple MacBook Air

If you want a lightweight option but need MacOS, well, you can count the possibilities with your fingers.

Of all these, the 15 mm thick MacBook Air is your best choice. For $900, you've got a laptop that's durable and comfortable enough to take with you.

In fact, if there's one thing to recognize, it's that MacBook air started this trend of ultra-thin laptops, and you're not going to get a better touchpad.

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No matter which laptop you get, any of these will be good for you, just know what you are looking for, because these laptops have similarities, but also ech one has something that makes it stand over the rest.

Good Luck!

And BT, If you are looking for gaming laptops, we have a list on cheap but great gaming laptops you should consider and an article to help you choose the best back to school laptop for 2019 if you want a cheap, potent and durable machine

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