After spending 30 hours researching laptops, speaking to 11 creative professionals, and testing the top five contenders, we found that the Dell XPS 15 is the best laptop for most creative work, especially photo and video editing. The XPS 15 has the most powerful processor and graphics card—and the best out-of-the-box color accuracy and widest color gamut—of any Windows laptop we tested. Plus, it has fast 4K rendering speeds, all the essential ports, and a good keyboard and trackpad. It’s also light and portable for when you’re on the go.
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