Amazon Sale: Deals on Apple MacBook Air, Surface Pro 4, Lenovo Yoga 500 and other laptops.
Amazon’s Great India festival continues till October 20, and there are discounts/exchange offers on smartphones like Moto G4 Plus, Moto G4, OnePlus 3, etc. Amazon is also hosting deals on laptops and tablets, and here’s a quick look at some of the best offers. Apple MacBook Air, HP, Lenovo, Dell and Asus laptops are available at discounts, as well as the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. Most of these discounts have a time limit, so you’ll need to claim them quickly. Here’s a look at the best deals on laptops, tablets.
Apple MacBook Air: Apple MacBook Air is available at Rs 59,799 during the deal well below the Rs 80,900 asking price. This one comes with a 13.3-inch display, Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM + 128GB SSD, Mac OS X which can be upgrade to MacOS Sierra as well Integrated Graphics. If you’ve been waiting to buy an Apple MacBook Air, now is the time to hit buy as the extra RAM is always worth it. But do note you’ll be sacrificing storage space on this one.
HP Pavilion 15-AU006TX: This laptop from HP is available at a deal price of Rs 53,747, down from Rs 62,386 which is the MRP. It runs Intel Core i5 processor (sixth gen), comes with 8 GB RAM, and 1TB storage space. It runs Windows 10 Home and also has dedicated NVIDIA GeForce 940MX with 4GB DDR3 RAM for Graphics. However, the 15.6-inch display has a 1366 x 768 resolution, which means you won’t get 1080p. It comes with a full-size island-style backlit keyboard with numeric keypad, as well as B&O PLAY.
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Dell Inspiron 3558 Notebook: This one is priced at Rs 25,990 during the deal from its MRP of Rs 33,273. This has a the Intel 5th Gen Core i3 processor, 4GB RAM with 1TB HDD and a 15.6-inch display. It doesn’t run Windows 10, and instead comes with Ubuntu. So if you’re not insistent on sticking with the Windows 10 ecosystem, the Dell laptop with Ubuntu is also an option to consider.
Asus X541UV-XO029D: This laptop is available for Rs 34,990, down from the MRP of Rs 38,990 and comes without any OS running on it. The Asus laptop comes with Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM + 1TB storage, DOS and 2GB RAM for Graphics. It has a 15.6-inch screen. Since this runs DOS, you can install Windows 10 on it if you have a key already.
Apple MacBook Air is available at Rs 59,799 during the sale well below the Rs 80,900 asking price.
Lenovo Yoga 500: This is a 2-in-1 Touch Screen Laptop which is priced at Rs 47,990, and runs the Intel Core i5 6th Gen processor with 4GB RAM and 500GB storage. This one runs Windows 10 Home. The Yoga 500 series flips around 360 degree and can be used as a laptop, tablet, etc.
Micromax Canvas Lapbook: This budget laptop from Micromax is available at discount. You get it for Rs 8,990, which is Rs 2000 off from the Rs 11,990 price. It features an Intel Quad-Core Processor, 2GB DDR3 RAM, 32GB eMMC Flash drive and has an 11.6-inch screen with Integrated graphics. This is one of the cheapest laptop running Windows 10 that you can get in the market.
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4: The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is still pretty expensive but you can get the 4GB RAM+128GB storage version at Rs 73,990 price, down from the Rs 92,999 MRP. Surface Pro 4 runs the Intel Core i5 6th Gen processor and it comes with Windows 10 Pro.
Apple iPad Mini 2 Tablet: The Apple iPad Mini 2 with Wi-Fi Only and 16GB space is available at Rs 17,599 during the sale for those who need a compact tablet.
Do note that when considering laptop deals, take a note of the seller. If it is CloudTail that means Amazon is directly handling this. Also do check the returns policy before hitting buy on any laptop.