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I know that developing website and apps on a Laptop is not optimum, however if you HAD to what would be the best setup?  Makes models, additional  devices, etc... More of a mobile setup.
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Mr KnackeredCommented:
Its down to personal choice really and depends on how portable you want the machine to be. I would go for a Lenovo T450S as the keyboards are amazing and just a good all round work horse.

It really does depend on your preferences. For me the screen not being glossy is vital as when working under strip lighting it really is important to have a matt screen or you will end up looking at yourself all day long. Don't go for 4K resolution on anything less than a 17" screen. I had a Asus Zenbook with a crazy high resolution and it was just too small to work with and scaling to 150 or 200 was a must but the dialogs / windows in SQL Server Management Studio were a bit weird and hard to read as they didn't size properly. I would look at a native resolution of 1920x1024 as that's perfectly workable on a 14" or 15" screen.
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Julian HansenCommented:
I know that developing website and apps on a Laptop is not optimum
Why do you think it is not optimum?
There is no reason (or benefit either way) I can see of either using a LapTop or not - as Knackered already pointed out it is a matter of choice.

One of my development machines is a 2006 Pentium running XP 32 Bit, IIS and Apache, Visual Studio 2010 (for .Net development), PHP 5.4, MySQL, Node JS, MongoDB to name but a few. So in terms of computing power - any laptop you buy today is going to kick that round the block and back again in its sleep. While I have migrated off this to an I7 much of my older projects still run from that machine.

Most developers I know develop off their laptops or Mac's
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Ray PaseurCommented:
Get a Mac.
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