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Systems to run Clip Studio Paint on a budget.

Pricing Model Premium
Platforms Chrome OS, Mac OS X, Windows, iOS (iPad)
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Clip Studio Paint (previously marketed as Manga Studio in North America and ComicStudio in Japan) is a family of software applications for macOS and Microsoft Windows used for the digital creation of comics and manga, developed by Celsys, a Japanese graphics software company. The current version is sold as "Clip Studio Paint Pro", and "Clip Studio Paint EX", which adds support for multi-page documents and other features. Earlier versions were packaged as "Debut" and "EX" varieties.

Genres

Animation, Page Layout Editor, Raster Graphics Editor, Vector Graphics Editor

Tags

3D Drawing Reference Tools, Animation, Brushes, Colouring, Creative, Free Trial, Hand-Drawn, Lettering, Page Layout, Stroke Brushes, Toning, eBook Authoring

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by Clip Studio Paint's developers. So it should run, but you might experience slowdowns when working with larger, heavier files.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

Showing 25-30 of 32 items.
HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-1109)

HP Pavilion Gaming PC (TG01-1109)

This affordable gaming PC features appealing specs for the price and is well worth a look if you're looking for a gaming station on a budget or a grap

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint80th percentile

Who it's For

  • Long-Term Gamer
  • Serious Gamer
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Video Editor
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck86th percentile
Versatility75th percentile
Power82th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability28th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650, 4 GB

Memory

12 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,299.
Asus ROG Strix G15 (G15CK-RH561-CA)

Asus ROG Strix G15 (G15CK-RH561-CA)

This Gaming computer could be worth a look if you need a system with extra graphical capabilities for games or other creative pursuits.

Maintenance

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint60th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Gamer
  • Video Editor
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck76th percentile
Versatility23th percentile
Power86th percentile
Storage Space88th percentile
Portability10th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i5-10400F

GPU

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660, 6 GB

Memory

8 GB

Storage

1.25 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,399.
Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

Asus Alienware m15 15-inch Gaming Laptop (AWm15-7149WHT-PCA)

ranked #3 among Laptops priced over $825

If you're looking for a laptop capable of handling the most demanding games out there right now, this one could well be worth looking into. If you lik

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Hardcore Gamer
  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck83th percentile
Versatility77th percentile
Power92th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability63th percentile
Battery Autonomy31th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10750H

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, 6 GB

Memory

16 GB, Dual-Channel

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$1,999.
HP EliteBook 850 G7 (1C9H7UT#ABA)

HP EliteBook 850 G7 (1C9H7UT#ABA)

ranked #8 among Laptops priced over $825

Built for business, this laptop can handle advanced productivity tasks, even when you have to leave your desk.

Technically speaking, it combines ap

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint75th percentile

Who it's For

  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck49th percentile
Versatility23th percentile
Power69th percentile
Storage Space42th percentile
Portability73th percentile
Battery Autonomy57th percentile

Specs

Screen

15", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Core i7-10510U

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics

Memory

16 GB

Storage

512 GB total, Media Card Reader, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Asus ROG Strix GT15 Gaming PC (G15CK-BB71070S-CB)

Asus ROG Strix GT15 Gaming PC (G15CK-BB71070S-CB)

This Gaming rig offers a lot of room to store a large collection of games and media, topped with the power to run the most demanding AAA games out the

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint100th percentile

Who it's For

  • Hardcore Gamer
  • Serious Video Editor
  • Serious Multitasker
  • Serious Music Producer
  • And more!

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck77th percentile
Versatility37th percentile
Power97th percentile
Storage Space99th percentile
Portability10th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700KF

GPU

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070

Memory

16 GB

Storage

2.5 TB total, Solid State (very fast), 72000+ RPM hard drive (fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$2,199. You could save 9% right now.
HP EliteDesk 800 G6 Small Form Factor PC (26S67UT#ABA)

HP EliteDesk 800 G6 Small Form Factor PC (26S67UT#ABA)

This business-focused PC is especially attractive if you're looking for security, durability and productivity.

Windows Pro provides more control ov

Performance in selected Apps

Clip Studio Paint50th percentile

Who it's For

  • Aspiring Creative
  • Multitasker
  • Productivity-Focused User

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck60th percentile
Versatility4th percentile
Power83th percentile
Storage Space29th percentile
Portability35th percentile

Specs

CPU

Intel Core i7-10700

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

8 GB

Storage

256 GB total, DVD, Solid State (very fast)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$2,119.