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The Surface Laptop 5 is an excellent flagship laptop from Microsoft. In our review, we found it offered more power, and we enjoyed the fresh color options. But, like when you buy any of the best laptops, no Surface Laptop 5 purchase is complete without accessories, which is why we put together this guide for the best accessories for the device. We looked at monitors, GPU enclosures, docks, mice, and more to determine our top picks. Whether you want to take your Surface Laptop 5 on the go or just want to add more to your desk setup, there's something that can enhance that experience.

  • Dell UltraSharp U2723QE
    Dell UltraSharp U2723QE
    Best 4K monitor
    $510 $559 Save $49

    The Dell UltraSharp U2723QE comes with a very high contrast ratio. The 4K panel covers 98% of DCI-P3 and is certified for DisplayHDR 400. It also connects with a single USB-C cable, so you don't have to have a mess of cables on your desk with your Surface Laptop 5.

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    Sceptre 27-inch FHD ‎E279W Monitor
    Best value monitor
    $109 $150 Save $41

    If you need an affordable monitor for your Surface Laptop 5, this one will do the trick. The monitor packs a 27-inch panel and FHD resolution. It also has built-in speakers and great connectivity including HDMI.

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    LG UltraWide 29WN600-W
    Ultrawide monitor

    Ultra-wide monitors are best for those looking for more screen real estate, and we think the LG UltraWide monitor 29 perfectly fits the boat. With an aspect ratio of 21:9, this ultra-wide USB-C monitor eliminates the need for a secondary monitor. It's an IPS panel with a resolution of 2560 x 1080 and covers up to 99% of the sRGB color space. This is a great panel to take advantage of the new MacBook Pros.

  • Razer Core X Chroma
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    Razer Core X Chroma
    For added power

    This GPU enclosure comes with RGB lights as well as some extra ports, making it one of the best you can find for your money. It also has 100W power delivery to your laptop.

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    Microsoft Surface Dock 2
    Official dock

    The Surface Dock 2 is the best dock for your Surface Laptop 5. It connects using the Surface Connect port and will charge up your Surface and give you extra USB-A ports.

  • Microsoft USB-C Travel Adapter Hub
    Microsoft USB-C Travel Hub
    Compact dongle

    The Microsoft USB-C Travel Hub is great for on-the-go computing with your Surface Laptop 5. It provides extra USB ports, HDMI, VGA, and Ethernet connections.

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    Kensington Thunderbolt 4 Docking Station
    Thunderbolt 4 dock
    $201 $270 Save $69

    This Kensington Thunderbolt dock is one of the more expensive docks for the Surface Laptop 5, but it adds USB ports and an SD card reader. It even can power your Surface Laptop 5 and enable daisy-chaining.

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    Logitech MX Keys S
    Multi-device keyboard

    The Logitech MX KeysS is one of the best keyboards money can buy. It not only works with your Surface Laptop 5, but it can connect to up to three different devices, like an iPad or a Mac. It also has backlit keys.

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    Keychron K6
    Compact mechanical keyboard
    $53 $60 Save $7

    The Keychron K6 is a tactile but compact mechanical keyboard. It's great for use with the Surface Laptop 5 since it is a compact keyboard with a 65% layout. It also offers three switch types for an incredible typing experience.

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    Microsoft Bluetooth Ergonomic Mouse
    Ergonomic mouse

    Since the Surface Laptop 5 comes in some fun colors, this mouse gives you various options if you want something a bit more colorful. It still has a premium ergonomic design, too, so you're not sacrificing usability for looks, plus it's relatively affordable.

  • Sony WH-1000XM5 headphones
    Sony WH-1000XM5 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones
    Quality headphones

    These headphones have different levels of noise cancellation technology, ensuring you get quality sound no matter where you're using your Surface Laptop 5. The headphones come in black, white, or blue and even have microphones onboard that you can use for video conferencing.

  • Smatree 15.6-inch Laptop Hard Sleeve
    Smatree 15-16 inch Hard Shell Laptop Sleeve
    Protection for 15-inch laptop

    Since it has a hard outer shell, this sleeve offers top-of-the-line protection from spills and bumps better than a fabric sleeve might. The sleeve fits the 15-inch Surface Laptop 5 and still has wiggle room for you to prop some documents inside, too.

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    Case Logic Carrying Case 13/14
    13-inch laptop protection
    $26 $40 Save $14

    This is a great case for the 13-inch Surface Laptop 5. It has a fabric exterior plus a carrying handle. Other than that, it has a strap on the inside that can hold your laptop in place and prevent it from moving during travel.

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    Plugable Thunderbolt 3 SSD
    For file storage

    Need to back up your Surface Laptop 5? Or store some files externally? This drive offers Thunderbolt speeds. You get 2400+ MB/sec read and up to 1800+ MB/sec write speeds.

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    Microsoft Surface 127W power supply
    Official charger
    $107 $125 Save $18

    This Microsoft-branded charger offers way more power than your Surface Laptop 5 needs (127W) and has a built-in USB-A port. You can charge other accessories via that USB-A port. And the Surface Connect technology frees up the USB-C port on your Surface for other accessories.

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    Baseus 20,000mAh 65W power bank
    Power on the go
    $60 $80 Save $20

    If you want to charge your Surface when on the Go, this Baseus power bank will do the trick. It comes with a USB-C cable that you can plug into your Surface to charge when you're not near a power bank.

Recapping the best Surface Laptop 5 accessories in 2023

And there you have it. These are all the best Surface Laptop 5 accessories. We know this may be a lot to digest, as we've included everything we can think of. Looking across the categories, we have an idea of what the perfect setup will consist of.

The very best monitor to buy for one of the best Surace laptops is the Dell UltraSharp U2727QE since it packs in a 4K resolution and great color accuracy. If you want some extra computing power, meanwhile, you'll want to consider an external GPU like the Razer Core X Chroma. Then, for docks and adapters, the Surface Dock 2 will get you some extra ports while freeing up the USB-A and USB-C port on your Surface Laptop 5.

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 5
$850 $1000 Save $150

The Surface Laptop 5 is the newest flagship laptop from Microsoft with 12th-generation Intel CPUs, new color options, and two sizes.