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Apple's M1 MacBook Pro is a beast of a machine, and the 13-inch 2020 model is still more laptop than most people will need.
This laptop has a starting price tag of $1,300 from Apple, but if you shop around, you can find a better deal.
One of the best deals I've seen is this one over on Amazon, where you can get $100 off of the space grey version with 256GB or 512GB of storage.