What are the best 13-inch laptops for Linux?

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    #1Dell XPS 13-9343

    Dell XPS 13-9343

    This is the smallest 13-inch on the planet and counts with the world’s first InfinityEdge display. The XPS 13 Developer Edition combines the performance and mobility of the XPS 13 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS to create a client-to-cloud solution for developers.

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    Peter Zhang
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "If your looking for a laptop there are a lot of different option out there. dell makes some great option and this is no exception to that. Add this one to your list and you will not be disappointed. "
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    #2Acer Aspire V 13 V3-372T-5051

    Acer Aspire V 13 V3-372T-5051

    Acer Aspire V 13 V3-372T-5051 is a laptop with 13-inch monitor display with 6 GB DDR3L SDRAM. This has a 6th Generation Intel Core i5-6200U Processor 2.3GHz. This runs on Windows 10 Home operating system.

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    Brittany Wade
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "I was afraid to run Linux on this but it was a breeze. Windows 10 isn't bad but this laptop is capable of running a different OS. Its compact but once you start working on it, it feels like full size. Its worth the price. I love the screen display. Its a fast computer too. Only gripe is that its hard to keep clean because of the color but that's pretty much a non issue."
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    #3HP Spectre 13

    HP Spectre 13
    The HP Spectre 13 is a laptop with a 13.3." touchscreen display. Touted as the world's thinnest laptop at 10.4 mm and 2.45 lb, the Spectre 13 also comes with USB type-C ports, Intel Core i7, with up to 11 hours of battery life.
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    Pranav Patel
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "Very Good product.. well design"
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    #4MacBook Pro MPXT2LL/A

    MacBook Pro MPXT2LL/A

    The 13-inch MacBook Pro MPXT2LL/A by Apple is a revolutionary laptop computer available in different configurations and designed for both professionals and plain users. It features the astonishing Touch Bar. 

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    Ayaan Gupta
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "Thunderbolt 3 combines ultra-high bandwidth with the ultra-versatility of the USB-C industry standard to create one revved"
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    #5Lenovo Ideapad 720S-13IKB

    Lenovo Ideapad 720S-13IKB

    Lenovo Ideapad 720S-13IKB is a 13-inch laptop which features AMD Ryzen 5 2500U processor 2.00GHz 6MB, OS Windows 10 Home, 512GB PCIe SSD, AMD Integrated Graphics, 8.0GB DDR4 2133MHz.

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    Randy Torres
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "The best 13-inch laptop for Linux is a Lenovo Ideapad 720S-13IKB. With an 8th generation Intel Core i7-8550U 512GB SSD and a 13.3” UHD (3840x2160) IPS Screen, the Lenovo is perfect for its size and form. "
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    #6Dell Inspiron 13 7000

    Dell Inspiron 13 7000

    Dell Inspiron 13 7000 is a 13-inch 2-in-1 convertible laptop with 12 GB RAM, AMD Ryzen processors and a solid-state drive. It has Windows 10 operating system. 

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    Jean Parker
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "I am not happy with this laptop. I bought it to use for Linux. It is a 13-inch laptop and looks really nice. However, it is not living up to the standard I expect form a Dell. The battery does not last as long as it should. The wireless connectivity is terrible. On top of all this it shuts of sometimes, for no reason."
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    #7Alienware AW13R3-7420SLV-PUS

    Alienware AW13R3-7420SLV-PUS
    This is Alienware's world's first 13-inch notebook, perfect for those looking for a powerful sub 14-inches gaming PC. Despite its small dimensions, its powerful processor and operating system make it as good as any other gaming PC. 




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    Bella Zhang
    Written on May 15, 2018
    "If you're a hardcore gamer who likes portability, like me, this notebook's a must have. It has a 13 inch screen, which is better than playing games on an iPhone. As for drawbacks, you may not be able to use it for some resource-heavy games, but you can "juice it up" a bit because it's expandable: up to 16 gigs of RAM and 512 gig HD."
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    #8Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook

    Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook

    Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Chromebook is a 13-inch laptop which features processor Intel Celeron 3855U 1.60GHz 2MB, a Google Chrome operating system, and a 16GB internal storage with 4GB RAM.

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    Henry Lee
    Written on May 12, 2018
    "GOOD WORTH PRODUCT"

Summary

Best What are the best 13-inch laptops for Linux
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Dell XPS 13-9343Electronics 16 Paid
2Acer Aspire V 13 V3-372T-5051Electronics 12 Paid
3HP Spectre 13Electronics 10 Paid
4MacBook Pro MPXT2LL/AElectronics 9 Paid
5Lenovo Ideapad 720S-13IKBElectronics 8 Paid
6Dell Inspiron 13 7000Electronics 6 Paid
7Alienware AW13R3-7420SLV-PUS Electronics 4 Paid
8Lenovo ThinkPad 13 ChromebookElectronics 1 Paid
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