Six(6) Best Laptops For Python Programming

I will like to tell you one more thing about the best laptops for python programming. Have you heard of python? I believe you should have before your searched on this topic. 🙂

A lot of programmers are looking for the possible best laptops to use so as to produce effective programming work. We all now that programming languages require the use of powerful apps to run especially that of Java.

We are going to see a brief details of some of the system requirements for some programming languages before going into python.

Also see:

System Requirements for Some other programming languages

The below are some system requirements for Other programming language. We will then finally see the system requirements for Python programming before going into the best laptops for Python programming.


Windows 10 (8u51 and above)
Windows 8.x (Desktop)
Windows 7 SP1
Windows Vista SP2
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (64-bit)
Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 (64-bit)
RAM: 128 MB
Disk space: 124 MB for JRE; 2 MB for Java Update
Processor: Minimum Pentium 2 266 MHz processor
Browsers: Internet Explorer 9 and above, Firefox.


For C++ Programming

1 GB RAM (2 GB+ recommended)
9-58 GB free hard disk space depending on edition and configuration, including space required for temporary files
DVD-ROM drive (if installing from a Media Kit DVD)
Basic GPU – Any vendor DirectX 9.0 class or better (Pixel Shader Level 2)
Intel® Pentium® or compatible, 1.6 GHz minimum (2GHz+ recommended)
1024×768 or higher-resolution monitor
Mouse or other pointing device
Microsoft® Windows 8 or 8.1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Microsoft® Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008 and 2012 (32-bit and 64-bit)


For Python Programming

Processors: Intel Atom® processor or Intel® Core™ i3 processor
Disk space: 1 GB
Operating systems: Windows* 7 or later, macOS, and Linux
Python* versions: 2.7.X, 3.6.X
Included development tools: conda*, conda-env, Jupyter Notebook* (IPython)
Compatible tools: Microsoft Visual Studio*, PyCharm*
Included Python packages: NumPy, SciPy, scikit-learn*, pandas, Matplotlib, Numba*, Intel® Threading Building Blocks, pyDAAL, Jupyter, mpi4py, PIP*, and others.


Having seen the above laptop requirements, what do yo now think the best laptops for python programming will look like?

6 Best Laptops For Python Programming

First, you’re going to need one of the best processors, as that horsepower goes a long way when you’re compiling code. Most modern laptops will feature plenty of cores, threads and high clock speeds, but you should focus on getting the fastest processor you can afford.

1. Lenovo ThinkPad P1 Laptop

computer memory size16 GB16 GB32 GB16 GB
Processor (CPU) ManufacturerIntelIntel Core i7-8550UIntelIntel
Processor (CPU) Speed2.2 GHz1.8 GHz1.8 GHz2.8 GHz
Display Resolution Max3840 x 21603000X2000Full HD ( 1920 x 1080 ) Touchscreen1920×1080 pixels
Display Size15.6 in13.9 in15.6 in15.6 in
Display Technology—IPS LCD(LTPS)—LED-Lit
Hard Disk Size512 GB512 GB512 GB2,000 GB
Item Dimensions2 x 4 x 8 in11.97 x 0.57 x 8.54 in10.2 x 15 x 0.89 in14.96 x 0.69 x 9.8 in
Item Weight—2.93 lbs—9.52 lbs
Operating SystemUnknownWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 HomeWindows 10
Processor Count1441
Wireless Compatibility—802.11acBluetooth, 802.11acBluetooth


2. Hp Pavilion 15 Intel Pentium

Display Size (inches)15
Hard Disk (GB)1000
Internal Memory(GB)4
Processor TypeIntel Pentium Quad Core
Operating SystemWindows 10


3. Hp Notebook 15-DA0087CL

Best Laptops For Python

Hard Disk (GB)2000
Internal Memory(GB)4
Memory Size (GB)4
CPU Speed (GHz)2.2
Processor TypeIntel Core i3
Operating SystemWindows 10

4. Apple MacBook Pro

Best Laptops For Python

Display13-inch Retina Display13-inch Retina Display with True Tone13-inch Retina Display with True Tone
Processor2.3GHz dual-core 7th-generation Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz1.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost up to 3.9GHz2.4GHz quad-core Intel Core i5 with Turbo Boost up to 4.1GHz
BatteryUp to 10 hours wireless webUp to 10 hours wireless webUp to 10 hours wireless web
Touch Bar/IDN/ATouch Bar and Touch IDTouch Bar and Touch ID
Storage128GB or 256GB SSD128GB or 256GB SSD256GB or 512GB SSD
Weight3.02 pounds (1.37 kg)3.02 pounds (1.37 kg)3.02 pounds (1.37 kg)

5. Dell XPS 9570:

computer memory size16 GB8 GB16 GB16 GB
Processor (CPU) ManufacturerIntelIntelIntelIntel Core i7-8550U
Processor (CPU) Speed4.1 GHz2.3 GHz2.2 GHz1.8 GHz
Display Resolution Max3840 x 21602560×1600 pixels3840 x 21603000X2000
Display Size15.6 in13.3 in15.6 in13.9 in
Display Technology—LED—IPS LCD(LTPS)
Hard Disk Size512 GB128512 GB512 GB
Item Dimensions14.06 x 9.25 x 0.67 in13 x 2.2 x 9.4 in2 x 4 x 8 in11.97 x 0.57 x 8.54 in
Item Weight3.97 lbs4.9 lbs—2.93 lbs
Operating SystemWindows 10 ProMac OS XUnknownWindows 10 Home
Processor Count6114
Wireless Compatibility802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11b802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g—802.11ac


6. Dell Inspiron 15 5000 Laptop

Best Laptops For Python Programming


computer memory size8 GB16 GB8 GB16 GB
Processor (CPU) ManufacturerIntelIntelIntelIntel
Processor (CPU) Speed3.9 GHz4.1 GHz2.3 GHz2.2 GHz
Display Resolution Max1920 x 10803840 x 21602560×1600 pixels3840 x 2160
Display Size15.6 in15.6 in13.3 in15.6 in
Display Technology——LED—
Hard Disk Size128 GB512 GB128512 GB
Item Dimensions—14.06 x 9.25 x 0.67 in13 x 2.2 x 9.4 in2 x 4 x 8 in
Item Weight—3.97 lbs4.9 lbs—
Operating SystemWindows 10 HomeWindows 10 ProMac OS XUnknown
Processor Count1611
Wireless Compatibility801.11ac802.11a, 802.11g, 802.11b802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g—

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