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Which laptop for Kings?

Please advise what software Kings use and what laptop you recommend for my YP for Psychology course. Someone suggested a chromebook might not be sufficient. Thank you in advance.
Software for Psychology:

SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences): A widely used software for statistical analysis in psychology research.
R (and RStudio): A free and powerful programming language and software environment for statistical computing and graphics.
MATLAB: Used for data analysis, visualization, and statistical computing in psychology research.
Qualtrics: An online survey tool often used for conducting research and gathering data.
NVivo: Qualitative data analysis software used for coding and analyzing textual and multimedia data.
Microsoft Office Suite: Including Excel for data analysis, Word for writing papers, and PowerPoint for presentations.

here are a few laptop options that could suit a Psychology student:

Dell XPS 13: A well-regarded ultrabook with a powerful processor, good display, and long battery life.
Apple MacBook Air: Known for its sleek design, good performance, and high-quality display.
Lenovo ThinkPad series: Offers reliable performance, durability, and a comfortable keyboard.
HP Spectre x360: A versatile 2-in-1 laptop with good performance and a stylish design
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