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Best Laptops for Adobe XD

Adobe Experience Design is a vector design tool for designing web and mobile applications.

Laptop Requirements for Adobe XD

The system requirements are light; almost every new laptop will work for running XD.

The RAM requirement of 4gb is easily covered.

Windows System Requirements

Minimum:
  • Operating System: Windows 10 (64-bit) – Version 1909 (19H2) or later.
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB of RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: Minimum Direct 3D DDI Feature Set: 10. For Intel GPU, drivers released in 2014 or later are necessary. To find this information, type dxdiag on Windows search and select the Display tab.
  • Input: XD on Windows 10 supports Windows' native pen and touch features. For more information on working with pen and touch in XD, refer Common questions.
  • Storage space: We recommend using cloud documents (stored in Creative Cloud), but also support documents stored on local storage. We do not recommend using synced cloud storage (Creative Cloud files, Dropbox, Google Drive, and so on) or network drives to store XD documents.
Recommended:
  • Operating System: Windows 10 (64-bit) – Version 1909 (19H2) or later.
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB of RAM
  • Graphics Processing Unit: Minimum Direct 3D DDI Feature Set: 10. For Intel GPU, drivers released in 2014 or later are necessary. To find this information, type dxdiag on Windows search and select the Display tab.
  • Input: XD on Windows 10 supports Windows' native pen and touch features. For more information on working with pen and touch in XD, refer Common questions.
  • Storage space: We recommend using cloud documents (stored in Creative Cloud), but also support documents stored on local storage. We do not recommend using synced cloud storage (Creative Cloud files, Dropbox, Google Drive, and so on) or network drives to store XD documents.

Best Windows Laptops for XD

These laptops meet the recommended system requirements and let you use the software to its full extent without stutter.

16″
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 16″
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 16″
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2023 modelTrusted brand16 GB RAM2-in-1 laptopTouchscreenAMD CPU
$849.99
$729.99
15″
MSI THINGF6312066 15″
MSI THINGF6312066 15″
Play 70% of new games on recommended RTX 4050 GPU2023 model16 GB RAMi7 CPU
$999.00
$855.00
13″
Microsoft Surface RBG-00051 13″
Microsoft Surface RBG-00051 13″
16 GB RAMThinTouchscreenLightweighti7 CPUHigh resolution
$1,699.99
$1,169.99
13″
Microsoft Surface R1S-00062 13″
Microsoft Surface R1S-00062 13″
8 GB RAMThinTouchscreenLightweighti5 CPUHigh resolution
$1,290.00
13″
Microsoft Surface R1S-00001 13″
Microsoft Surface R1S-00001 13″
8 GB RAMThinTouchscreenLightweighti5 CPUHigh resolution
$1,299.99
$839.00
15″
Microsoft Surface RIP-00026 15″
Microsoft Surface RIP-00026 15″
16 GB RAMThinTouchscreeni7 CPUHigh resolution
$1,799.99
$1,269.99
15″
Microsoft Surface RFB-00026 15″
Microsoft Surface RFB-00026 15″
8 GB RAMThinTouchscreeni7 CPUHigh resolution
$1,499.99
$1,069.99
15″
Microsoft Surface RKL-00001 15″
Microsoft Surface RKL-00001 15″
32 GB RAMThinTouchscreeni7 CPUHigh resolution
$2,399.99
$1,849.99
15″
HP Envy x360 15″
HP Envy x360 15″
2023 modelTrusted brand32 GB RAMThin2-in-1 laptopTouchscreen
$898.00
$883.55
13″
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13″
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13″
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8 GB RAM2-in-1 laptopTouchscreenLightweight120hz screeni5 CPU
$1,099.99
$790.99
13″
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13″
Microsoft Surface Pro 9 13″
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16 GB RAM2-in-1 laptopTouchscreenLightweight120hz screeni7 CPU
$1,599.99
$1,099.00
15″
HP Envy x360 2-in-1 15″
HP Envy x360 2-in-1 15″
ENVY
Trusted brand32 GB RAM2-in-1 laptopAMD CPU
$678.00
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Budget Windows Laptops for XD

These cheaper options meet the minimum system requirements stated by the developer. You may experience slowness in some parts of the software.

14″
Acer Aspire 3 Spin 14
Acer Aspire 3 Spin 14
NX.KN1AA.004
Popular2023 model8 GB RAMThin2-in-1 laptopTouchscreen
$439.99
$374.74
15″
HP 15-dy2718nr
HP 15-dy2718nr
Trusted brand12 GB RAMi7 CPU
$599.95
15″
HP TPN-Q222 15″
HP TPN-Q222 15″
Popular2023 modelTrusted brand32 GB RAMThinTouchscreen
$466.98
$445.00
15″
HP Victus 15
HP Victus 15
TPN-Q279598U1AV
Play 70% of new games on minimum RTX 2050 GPU16 GB RAMAMD CPU
$647.00
15″
MSI GF63 15″
MSI GF63 15″
11263
Play 70% of new games on minimum RTX 3050 GPU8 GB RAMi5 CPU
$655.00
$654.00
15″
HP Pavilion 15″
HP Pavilion 15″
2023 modelTrusted brand16 GB RAMThinTouchscreeni3 CPU
$416.38
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Mac System Requirements

Recommended:
  • Operating System: macOS v10.15 or later. For macOS v13, the minimum supported version is XD 55.1.
  • Memory (RAM): 4 GB of RAM
  • Storage space: We recommend using cloud documents (stored in Creative Cloud), but also support documents stored on local storage. We do not recommend using synced cloud storage (Creative Cloud files, Dropbox, Google Drive, and so on) or network drives to store XD documents.

Recommended Macbooks for XD

These laptops meet the system requirements stated by the developer.

15″
Apple MacBook Air 15″
Apple MacBook Air 15″
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2023 modelTrusted brand8 GB RAMThin
$1,299.00
$1,159.93
15″
Apple MacBook Air 15″
Apple MacBook Air 15″
MQKR3LL/A
2023 modelTrusted brand8 GB RAMThin
$1,299.00
$1,134.00
14″
Apple MacBook MTL73LL/A 14″
Apple MacBook MTL73LL/A 14″
Trusted brand8 GB RAMThin
$1,599.00
$1,449.00
13″
Apple MacBook Air 13″
Apple MacBook Air 13″
MRE82LL/A
Trusted brand8 GB RAMLightweighti5 CPUBudget choice
$379.00
16″
Apple MacBook M3 Pro 16″
Apple MacBook M3 Pro 16″
MRW13LL/A
Trusted brand18 GB RAMThin
$2,499.00
$2,299.00
13″
Apple MacBook Air 13″
Apple MacBook Air 13″
MREE2LL/A
Trusted brand8 GB RAMLightweighti5 CPUBudget choice
$389.95
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Updated on April 20, 2024.
These recommendations are based on technical details and requirements. We can't guarantee that the web-design will run on every laptop.