Best Budget Laptops for 2018


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Samsung Chromebook Pro

The Chromebook for the Chromebook skeptic

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
Adding Android apps and a premium stylus, the Samsung Chromebook Pro is my new budget laptop to beat.



Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-576G-5762)

Best for fans of legacy ports and DVD drives

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
The 15.6-inch laptop has a lot of things that have been dropped from higher-end PCs and has solid performance and battery life to boot.



Lenovo Miix 510

Surface Pro alternative

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
If you want the look and feel of Microsoft’s 2-in-1, but for much less, the Miix is an excellent option.



Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop

Best for mainstream gaming on a budget

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
Good gaming graphics power and solid battery life makes this a great bargain.



Acer Swift 1

Best for all-day web surfing

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
What it the Swift 1 lacks in performance, it makes up for in design and battery life.



Acer Aspire S 13

MacBook Air alternative

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
What it lacks in pizzazz it makes up for in performance and battery life.



Lenovo Flex 11 (2018)

A two-in-one that’s inexpensive without feeling cheap

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
Lenovo’s latest 360-degree hybrid keeps costs down but makes for a decent laptop and tablet on-the-go.



HP Stream 14-ax010nr

Chromebook-style Windows PC

Editors’ Rating : 8.5
Design : 8Features : 9Performance : 7Battery : 8
The HP Stream 14 aims to be a cloud-focused laptop, much like a Chromebook, but with the added utility of Windows 10. It’s a rock-bottom budget laptop, so don’t get your hopes up, but the battery life is impressive.



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  • AMD A6-9220e accelerated processor. Dual-core processing. The AMD A6 APU handles the AMD Radeon...
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Personal Computers
Personal Computers
Brand
Dell
Asus
Color
Grey
Hardware Platform
PC
PC
Label
Dell Computers
ASUS Computers
Operating System
Windows 10
Windows 10 Home
Package Quantity
1
1
Product Group
Personal Computer
Personal Computer
Publisher
Dell Computers
ASUS Computers
Size
11.6 inch
15-15.99 inches
Studio
Dell Computers
ASUS Computers
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Number Of Items
1
Release Date
2018-09-21
Warranty
1YR International/30-Day Zero Bright Dot/2-way FREE shipping for standard warranty repair/24-7 tech support
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  • EAN: 0711730353112
  • MPN: I3180-A361GRY-PUS-AMZ9
  • UPC: 603882176131
  • Model: Dell Inspiron
  • Part Number: I3180-A361GRY-PUS-AMZ9
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  • MPN: FX504GE-AH53
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  • Model: FX504GE-AH53
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Sceptre E248W-19203R 24" Ultra Thin 75Hz 1080p LED Monitor 2X HDMI VGA Build-in Speakers, Metallic Black 2018

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  • 24" Ultra slim profile
  • Contemporary sleek metallic design
  • Slim bezel with thin chassis
  • 2 x HDMI Ports (convertible to DVI)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Binding
Personal Computers
Brand
Sceptre
Color
Metallic Black
Label
Sceptre Inc.
Number Of Items
1
Package Quantity
1
Product Group
Personal Computer
Publisher
Sceptre Inc.
Release Date
2017-11-01
Size
24"
Studio
Sceptre Inc.
Warranty
limited one year
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