Best Prime Day laptop deals: Day 2 live updates on Dell, Lenovo, HP, Acer, ASUS, Apple, Razer offers
Dell Inspiron 14 5000 laptops starting from just $392 this Prime Day
While Amazon might be the home for Prime Day, we’re seeing some of the best deals outside of the retailer’s own event. Dell has discounted an extensive list of laptops (almost too many to name) and we’ve been combing through the sale in search of this year’s highlights. Dell’s best deals include over 20% off its Inspiron 14 5000 laptops, dropping its base $500 model down as low as $392.
This 14-inch laptop presents incredible value for the average PC user, supporting lighter workloads like web browsing, email, and everyday productivity. Base specifications include an 11th Gen Intel Core i3 processor, 8GB of memory, and 256GB of storage in a slick aluminum chassis, far exceeding the fundamentals for getting things done.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 up to 30% off this Prime Day
Part PC, part tablet — Microsoft has reduced its latest Surface Pro 8 series for Amazon Prime Day. With time, the famed 2-in-1 device has become one of the best premium PCs, spanning various configurations to accommodate different workloads and lifestyles. Prime Day cuts the Surface Pro 8 down between 26% and 30% this week, starting at just $1,187 via Amazon.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8 is the firm’s latest flagship PC, compacting an entire workstation into a 13-inch tablet. The hardware includes Intel’s best 11th-generation Intel Core i5 and i7 chips, Iris Xe Graphics, and onboard SSDs. Using the optional Type Cover extends the tablet into a full-fledged laptop, while the Surface Pen unlocks inking for an authentic virtual canvas. Plus, if you have the cash to spend, Surface Pro 8 supports up to an Intel Core i7 processor, with 32GB RAM and a beefy 1TB SSD.
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 15 with AMD CPU 32% off during Prime Day
Lenovo’s IdeaPad lineup of laptops has always been about delivering excellent value, and with the current sale going on at the official Lenovo website you can save even more. There are a ton of laptops available, but this one caught our eye due to the affordable price. If you’re looking for a laptop for productivity or homework, video streaming, email, and just about any other day-to-day computing, this one should do the trick on the cheap.
The IdeaPad 3 15 is powered by an AMD Ryzen 3 5425U processor with four cores, 8GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM, and AMD’s Radeon integrated graphics. It comes with 512GB of M.2 PCIe SSD storage, and there’s Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.2 for easy wireless connectivity. The 15.6-inch display has a 1920×1080 (FHD) resolution, it’s touch enabled, and it has an anti-glare finish with about 300 nits brightness. A fingerprint reader adds some security to the mix.
This laptop is currently 32% off the regular price, bringing it down to just $480.
14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro get $200 Prime Day price cuts
If Windows isn’t for you, these MacBook Pro deals are a tempting alternative. Buyers can save up to 10% on Apple’s newest 2021 MacBook Pro family during Prime Day, reducing its 14-inch and 16-inch models by $200 throughout the two-day shopping event.
These MacBook Pro models deliver some of Apple’s best portable performance, decked with variants of its M1 Pro chips and 16GB RAM. The cheaper 14-inch MacBook Pro starts at $1,799 with a 10% price cut, while the 16-inch MacBook Pro offers more screen from $2,299. Amazon also has 1TB storage configurations available on both sizes, with the same $200 off. These are ideal for heavier workloads, such as digital creatives and others demanding high performance.
HP Pavilion x360 Convertible down to $660 at Amazon
The HP Pavilion x360 is often considered a favorite mid-range laptop, wrapping a solid workhorse into a sleek metal shell. The latest $120 price cut this Prime Day makes the Pavilion x360 even easier to recommend, ideal for professionals and students looking for a high-quality laptop that won’t fail to deliver. Best of all, it has a 360-degree hinge, supporting various poses for work and play.
Pricing starts at $659.99 at Amazon this Prime Day, including an 11th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, and a 256GB SSD. This base configuration will serve anyone who frequents the web and email with lightweight productivity around the clock, though the lack of a dedicated GPU doesn’t make this great for heavier tasks.
Dell’s XPS 13 is almost $600 off during its Black Friday in July sales event
The Dell XPS 13 is one of our favorite laptops ever, but its premium design and performance hardware can keep it out of an acceptable price range for many people. Thankfully, Dell is having its own Black Friday in July sales event as Amazon hosts Prime Day. You can find many of Dell’s most popular laptops on sale, including this XPS 13.
This particular model has a powerful 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1165G7 CPU, 8GB of LPDDR4x-4267MHz RAM, a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics. This shouldn’t be purchased as a gaming laptop but it will handle just about anything else, including photo editing, heavy web browsing, video streaming, spreadsheets, and email. Its 13.3-inch display has crisp a 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution with touch functionality, and it comes with plenty of ports including dual Thunderbolt 4 and a microSD card reader.
Regularly priced at $1,600, the XPS 13 is now down to just $1,029 at Dell’s official website.
This deal was too good to last, but there are plenty of other laptops on sale at Amazon
Samsung’s Galaxy Book laptops are some of the best around despite them not being quite as well-known as the likes of Dell, HP, and Lenovo. They’re built to a high standard, they have gorgeous displays, and they come with modern performance hardware. They’re also super slim, making them an excellent choice for those on the move. And while the price is usually somewhere within the mid-range area, Amazon’s Prime Day has a huge discount right now on the Galaxy Book Pro 13.
This laptop is Intel Evo certified with an 11th Gen Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM, a 256GB M.2 PCIe SSD, and Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics. Samsung clocks the battery life at more than 20 hours (though that number will come down during regular use), you get Wi-Fi 6, and there’s decent port selection. The 13.3-inch AMOLED display is a knockout with superb color.
You’ll normally pay about $1,000 for this laptop, but right now it’s down to just $580 for Prime members.
Another deal bites the dust, but check out more great laptop deals at Amazon
LG’s gram laptops have a reputation for being some of the lightest on the market; they really take the “gram” name to heart. Despite the thin and light build, they have a comfy keyboard, sizable touchpad, and fairly generous port selection including dual Thunderbolt 4, two USB-A 3.2, HDMI, microSD card reader, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
This specific model on sale at Amazon for Prime Day has an 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1195G7 CPU and Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics for excellent performance, as well as 16GB of LPDDR4x-4266MHz RAM and a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD. You’ll be able to handle just about any non-specialized task with ease on the gram 15.
Its 15.6-inch display has a 1920×1080 resolution with 99% sRGB color, the 80Wh battery is huge for all-day life, and the whole package weighs in at just 2.49 pounds. Regularly priced at $1,600, this laptop is down to just $1,000 for Amazon Prime members. Don’t miss out if you’re in search of a lightweight laptop that doesn’t make sacrifices.
Get Lenovo’s IdeaPad 3 Gaming laptop for just $600 at Amazon on Prime Day
Gaming laptops have a reputation for being some of the most expensive PCs on the market, but Lenovo’s IdeaPad 3 Gaming lineup has always attempted to reverse the trend. And now, thanks to big savings for Amazon’s Prime Day, you can pick up a mid-range gaming laptop for just $600. That’s a savings of almost 20%.
The Lenovo IdeaPad 3 Gaming laptop has an AMD Ryzen 5 5600H processor, backed up by 8GB of DDR4 RAM, a 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and a dedicated NVIDIA GTX 1650 laptop GPU. Along with the 15.6-inch FHD display with 120Hz refresh rate, this laptop is going to deliver an excellent 1080p gaming experience with modern games.
The keyboard has generous 1.5mm key travel and a white backlight, excellent port selection (including USB-A, USB-C, HDMI, and Ethernet) makes it easy to connect accessories, and the three free months of Xbox Game Pass will help you get a headstart on your library of games.
This deal was so popular it’s now sold out. Be sure to check Amazon for more great laptop deals.
A lot of gaming laptops on sale for Prime Day are firmly in the mid-range category, and that’s OK for a lot of people who don’t care about the most cutting-edge performance for AAA gaming. That changes with the Gigabyte A5 X1, which has some impressive hardware for the asking price. It regularly costs about $1,749, but it’s currently down to just $1,200 for Amazon’s Prime Day event. That’s about $549 or 31% off the regular price.
The A5 X1 so heavily discounted comes with an AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX processor with eight cores and a clock up to 4.6GHz, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and a NVIDIA RTX 3070 laptop GPU 8GB of GDDR6 VRAM. This laptop is no joke, and it will crush modern AAA games. The 15.6-inch display with FHD resolution allows for blazing refresh rates, Wi-Fi 6 and 2.5GbE make it easy to connect, and there are plenty of ports for accessories. This is an insane deal on a killer gaming laptop, but it’s only available for Amazon Prime members.
This Inspiron 15 3000 laptop is down to just $392 at Dell
Amazon isn’t the only retailer hosting a massive sale; Dell’s Black Friday in July event has a huge selection of its laptops on sale, including the Inspiron 15 3000. This affordable laptop is currently enjoying another $208 off the usual $600 price, bringing the total down to just $392. Considering the performance hardware inside, this is a rather impressive deal.
You get an 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU, 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and 8GB of DDR4-2666MHz RAM, plus there’s a 41Wh battery to keep you running. The display is sized at 15.6 inches, it has an FHD resolution, an anti-glare finish, and a thin bezel around all sides. If you’re shopping for a great deal on an Intel Core-equipped laptop, it’ll be tough to beat this one.
Grab the mighty Gigabyte A7 K1 for 30% off at Amazon’s Prime Day
Gigabyte is blowing out stock at Amazon for Prime Day, and some of the deals are frankly too good to pass up by anyone who needs a new high-performance gaming laptop. That’s reflected by how quickly these deals are drying up due to low stock.
The Gigabyte A7 K1 here is discounted by 30%, bringing the total price down to just $1,016 from the usual $1,449. You get an AMD Ryzen 7 5800H CPU combined with a NVIDIA RTX 3060 laptop GPU with 6GB of VRAM, as well as 16GB of DDR4 RAM and an enormous 1TB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD.
The 17.3-inch display is sized perfectly for those who prefer not hooking up an external screen, and the 1080p resolution will allow you to max out plenty of modern games.
Flip out with 31% off the ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 during Prime Day
VivoBooks are among the most affordable laptops around, and ASUS has made them even better with deep savings during Amazon’s Prime Day event. This 14-inch VivoBook Flip, regularly priced at $480, is down to just $330. That’s about 31% off the regular price for Amazon Prime members.
This model is fully convertible, meaning it can be used as a tablet or as a notebook. It has an 11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G4 processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD, in all best reserved for lighter work. The 14-inch touch display has an FHD resolution, there’s Thunderbolt 4 connectivity, and there’s even a fingerprint reader for added security.
AMD-powered Dell Inspiron 14 5425 gets a 12% discount for Prime Day
If you’re team AMD, you may want to take a look at Dell’s Inspiron 14 5425, which is powered by a Ryzen 7 5825U processor alongside integrated Radeon R7 graphics. This 14-inch laptop packs in 8GB of DDR4 memory, a 512GB solid-state drive, and Windows 11 Pro all for $832 as part of the Prime Day promotion. This is a $117 discount off of the normal $949 list price.
Save 15% on MSI Creator M16, a powerful mobile workstation for content creation
Though it may read like a gaming laptop, MSI’s powerful Creator M16 is designed for content creation. This mobile workstation is a beast, packing in a 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor alongside an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card, 32GB of RAM, and a whopping 1TB of solid-state NVMe storage. The notebook comes with a 16-inch digital canvas with QHD+ resoliution and a 60Hz refresh rate screen that covers 100% of the wide DCI-P3 color space. Amazon is offering a 15% discount on the Creator M16 for Prime Day, taking the $1,599 list price down to just $1,359.
Lenovo’s IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook just got even more affordable woith 30% discount
Lenovo’s IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook is one of the most popular and highly rated Chromebooks on the market with a two-in-one hybrid design that allows this laptop to easily go between notebook and tablet modes thanks to its folio keyboard case. The design isn’t unlike what Microsoft has been doing for years on the Surface lineup. This Chromebook comes with a brilliant 13-inch FHD OLED screen that is capable of 400 nits of brightness and can cover 100% of the wide DCI-P3 color space. It comes with a Snapdragon processor, four integrated speakers, dual webcams, and 15 hours of battery life for on-the-go productivity. Priced at just $299 for Prime Day, the Duet 5 Chromebook is $129 off of the regular $428 list price.
Save nearly $500 on Acer’s powerful gaming laptop with RTX 3080 Ti
Acer’s Predator Triton 500 SE is a powerful gaming beast. This laptop configuration includes some of the best silicon, including Intel’s Core i9-12900H processor and Nvidia’s mobile RTX 3080 Ti graphics, all packaged inside a notebook with a 16-inch display, WQXGA resolution, and a 240Hz refresh rate screen. Typically, this laptop will set you back $3,000, but Amazon is discounting the Predator Triton 500 SE by 15% for Prime Day, so you’ll only need to spend $2,549 to get this notebook. Other notable features include 32GB of LPDDR5 memory, a 1TB SSD, and Wi-Fi 6E support. The Prime deal also includes a carrying case to safely transport your mobile gaming rig.
Enjoy a $220 discount on HP’s convertible Envy x360 laptop with Ryzen 7
If you need something a little bit more premium than HP’s Pavilion x360 on our list, you may want to check out the company’s 15-inch Envy x360. With a more elevated aesthetic and build quality thanks to the notebook’s aluminum-clad construction, the Envy x360 comes in with a more premium design. Powered by AMD’s Ryzen 7 5825U processor and integrated Radeon graphics, this lightweight laptop packs in 8GB of RAM and a 512GB solid-state drive. The notebook’s powered by Microsoft Windows 11 Home, and it comes in a Nightfall Black hue. Priced at $739 for Prime Day, Amazon claims that you’ll enjoy a 23% discount from the typical $959 retail price.
HP Victus 15 gaming laptop discounted by 33%
If you’re after an affordable and powerful gaming laptop, HP’s Victus 15 may be just the ticket. Boasting Intel’s 12th Gen Core i5-12500H processor and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 GPU under the hood, this laptop is discounted by one-third of its normal $1,129 asking price. Amazon is offering the Victus for just $750, or a savings of $379 off of the normal retail price for Prime Day. Here, you’re getting a 15.6-inch FHD display, 8GB of RAM, and 512GB of solid-state storage.
Save 20% on Acer’s already affordable Chromebook Spin!
Acer’s Chromebook Spin 311 is an affordable laptop for students. With a convertible design, the Spin can readily go between tablet and laptop mode with its 360-degree hinge, making it a versatile tool. The 11.6-inch screen also makes this laptop’s size more manageable among younger students, and with the Prime Day deal, you’re saving $50, bringing the price of this laptop down to just $199. Under the hood, you’re getting an Intel Celeron processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage.
Lenovo’s Yoga 9i 14 (Gen 6) is $500 at Best Buy during Prime Day
Our favorite laptop is currently the seventh-gen Yoga 9i 14, but it’s been a long road to arrive here. Its Gen 6 predecessor is also an exceptional convertible laptop, coming at you with a 360-degree soundbar hinge, siloed active pen, and attractive aluminum design.
This is the best Yoga laptop in Lenovo’s roster, so it doesn’t normally come cheap. However, right now at Best Buy you can save $500 off the regular $1,750 price, bringing it down to just $1,250. This specific model has inside an 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1185G7 processor, 16GB of RAM, and a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD. The display? Nothing less than 3840×2160 (4K UHD) with excellent color reproduction, inking, and touch.
Lenovo’s affordable Yoga 6 gets even better with a $200 price drop at Best Buy
I recently reviewed the Lenovo Yoga 6 (Gen 7) and came away impressed by how complete this laptop is despite it being one of the most affordable Yogas on the market. For this latest generation it received a new 16:10 display with Dolby Vision, a new FHD camera with hybrid IR and privacy shutter, extra ports including HDMI and a microSD card reader, faster RAM and storage, and a new aluminum chassis with rounded edges for a more comfortable hold, especially when it’s being used as a tablet. Regularly priced at $750, you can get it right now for $550 at Best Buy’s Black Friday in July sales event.
You’re going to get more than 12 hours of battery life even on Performance mode, top-firing speakers flanking the comfy keyboard pump out impressive audio, and the keyboard makes for easy typing. This model has inside an AMD Ryzen 5 5500U CPU, 256GB M.2 PCIe SSD, and 8GB of RAM. Check out our Lenovo Yoga 6 review for more information.
Gateway’s Ultra Slim 15.6-inch laptop is down to just $249 at Walmart
Gateway made a return a few years ago as a Walmart exclusive, with laptops sitting firmly in the affordable range for those who need a budget PC for homework or general productivity. While these laptops are always a steal, Walmart has its own sales going on during Prime Day. The 15.6-inch Gateway laptop is currently $196 off the regular price, bringing the total down to just $249.
This laptop won’t win any speed records, but its 11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G4 CPU, 4GB of RAM, and 128GB SSD will get you there when it comes to email, web browsing, streaming, and word processing. It has an FHD display, plenty of ports, dual speakers with THX Audio, and you get a sleeve and mouse with each laptop.
HP’s awesome Envy x360 15 is just $500 ($300 off!) at Best Buy
HP’s Envy x360 laptops sit just below the premium Spectre x360 devices in terms of price and total features, but the cheaper laptops are so good that you probably won’t mind. This 15.6-inch model comes with an AMD Ryzen 5 5625U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD, as well as a 1080p touch display with inking capabilities. Regularly priced at $800, you can get it right now for just $500 during Best Buy’s Black Friday in July event.
I reviewed the Envy x360 15 and came away extremely impressed by its performance, high-end aluminum build, color-accurate display, outstanding keyboard and enormous touchpad, and long battery life.
The Aorus 15P XD gaming laptop with RTX 3070 is $700 off at Newegg
Aorus makes a ton of quality gaming PC components, but it also has its own lineup of high-end gaming laptops. This is a great place to look if you want a high-performance gaming PC to take with you anywhere. Regularly priced at $1,900, the Aorus 15P XD has been discounted by $700 for a total price of $1,200 during Newegg’s FantasTech sale.
This specific model has an 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11800H CPU, 16GB of DDR4 RAM, and a 1TB M.2 PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD. This keeps up well with the NVIDIA RTX 3070 laptop GPU with max 130W TDP, capable of delivering an awesome AAA gaming experience. It’s all displayed on a 15.6-inch FHD display with 240Hz refresh rate and X-Rite Pantone color calibration.
The Alienware m15 R7 gaming laptop with Ryzen 6000 CPU is just $1,470 at Dell
Dell’s Alienware gaming brand of laptops are extremely popular, and its latest m15 R7 model has added the latest AMD Ryzen CPUs and NVIDIA RTX GPUs into the mix. This specific model has a new Ryzen 7 6800H CPU with eight cores, a NVIDIA RTX 3060 laptop GPU, a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and 16GB of dual-channel DDR5-4800MHz RAM. The 15.6-inch display keeps up with an FHD resolution, 165Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time, and NVIDIA G-Sync.
Regularly priced at $1,700, this laptop is down to $1,470 for Dell’s Black Friday in July event. If you’re looking for a gaming laptop that’s not going to be obsolete anytime soon, this is one to consider.
Save $626 on the XPS 13 (9310) with 3.5K OLED display at Dell’s Black Friday in July sale
The XPS 13 is one of our favorite laptops around, and the 9310 model is one of the best (I’m even using it to write this entry). It’s thin, it’s solid with an aluminum chassis, and it’s pretty much flawless in every other way. Dell’s Black Friday in July sale currently has it down to $1,294 from the regular price of $1,920. That’s a total savings of $626.
This model has a 16:10 display with 3.5K OLED display (an absolute knockout), 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1165G7 CPU, 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM. Ports include dual Thunderbolt 4, a microSD card reader, and a 3.5mm audio jack, plus there’s Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.1 for wireless connectivity. Check out our Dell XPS 13 (9310) review for more information about this beautiful PC.
The durable ThinkPad X13 (Gen 2) is $728 off at Lenovo right now
Lenovo’s ThinkPads are legendary at this point when it comes to durability, performance, and style, and its X13 models are a great option if you need something compact to take with you everywhere you go. It has an aluminum chassis, a taller 16:10 display, awesome keyboard, tons of ports, and long battery life. It’s currently on sale for just $1,092, down from the regular $1,819 price.
This exact model has an AMD Ryzen 5 Pro 5650U processor, 8GB of LPDDR4x-4266MHz RAM, and a 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD. The 13.3-inch display has a 1920×1200 resolution (FHD+ to match the taller aspect ratio) with anti-glare finish and 300 nits brightness. Check out our ThinkPad X13 (Gen 2) review for more information.
Save huge (25%) on a huge HP 17 laptop at Amazon on Prime Day
Need a laptop but don’t want to mess around with anything smaller than 17 inches? If you also don’t want to spend more than $550, the HP 17 laptop might be just what you’re looking for. Regularly priced at $730, it’s currently discounted by 25% for a total price of $544 at Amazon for Prime Day.
The HP 17 laptop has an 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU, Intel Iris Xe integrated graphics, 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD, enough power to handle non-specialized work like spreadsheets, word processing, email, and video streaming. The enormous 17.3-inch display has a 1600×900 resolution, and ports include dual USB-A, HDMI, USB-C, and 3.5mm audio.
The convertible LG gram 16T90P is $400 off at Amazon for Prime Day
LG’s gram laptops are known as some of the lightest around, yet they offer a durable build with MIL-STD 810G certification. The gram 16T90P is a convertible model with a 16-inch 2560×1600 (QHD+) display with 16:10 aspect ratio, included active pen, and 99% DCI-P3 color reproduction. Despite its thin size it packs in an 11th Gen Core i5-1135G7 CPU, 16GB of LPDDR4x-4266MHz RAM, and a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD.
The gram 16T90P has dual Thunderbolt 4 ports, USB-A 3.2, microSD card reader, and a 3.5mm audio jack. A fingerprint reader adds some extra security. Regularly priced at $1,500, you can save $400 at Amazon during Prime Day. That brings the total price down to $1,100.
One of the best Samsung laptops is down to $1,050 ($200 off!) at Best Buy
Samsung’s updated Galaxy Book2 Pro 360 saw some minor improvements over the first version, culminating in a thin and light convertible laptop that’s better than ever. It has a gorgeous 13.3-inch AMOLED display with 1080p resolution and touch functionality, plus there’s an included S Pen for inking. And despite its thin design, it has killer performance thanks to a 12th Gen Intel Core i7-1260P CPU, 256GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD, and 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
Samsung doesn’t ever go crazy with its pricing, but you can right now save $200 off this great laptop at Best Buy’s Black Friday in July event. That brings the total price down to $1,050, which will no doubt be quite tempting for anyone who wants one of the best convertibles on the market today. Check out our Samsung Galaxy Book2 Pro 360 15 review for more information.
The world’s best gaming laptop just got a $200 Prime Day deal
Razer has made its name in great gaming laptops and peripherals, and with a vast Prime Day presence, several of its best products are cheaper than ever. The Razer Blade 15 is among our favorite picks, a laptop line that’s topped our best gaming laptop roundup for years, now $200 off this Prime Day.
The Prime Day deal applies to its 2021 model, with this configuration of this 15.6-inch laptop rocking an 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, RTX 3070, 16GB RAM, and a 512GB SSD. It also boasts a full HD display maxing out at 144Hz, suited to fast-paced video games like competitive shooters. This model is an ideal personal laptop for the average student or professional, with power to spare for all the latest games.
On a budget? Best Buy cuts the ASUS E410 laptop down to just $100
Let’s be honest — no sub-$100 laptop will deliver speedy performance, handle intensive tasks, or play the latest video games. But this compact 14-inch notebook is the cheapest laptop available at Best Buy right now, offering an incredibly affordable price for those on limited cash. The E410 supports web browsing, email, and basic tasks like editing documents, in line with what you expect for the price. It’s usually $250 at Best Buy, with current pricing down to $99.99.
Devices like the E410 aren’t known for delivering a great PC experience, but for the lowest possible upfront cost, it’s a Windows machine to get things done. You get an entry-level Intel processor, a 1366 x 768 resolution screen, 4GB and 64GB storage, running Windows 11. ASUS also quotes around 12-hour battery life, spanning your essential task throughout the day. If you need just the basics, the E410 could be for you.
HP’s affordable Pavilion 15.6 gets a further 17% price cut for Prime Day
HP’s Pavilion lineup has received a significant glow-up for this generation, ditching the bulky plastic chassis for a sleeker build made in part from sustainable materials. It has a full keyboard with number pad, huge Precision touchpad, fingerprint reader, and a 720p webcam above the 15.6-inch display with FHD resolution and fairly slim bezel.
Perhaps the best part is the 12th Gen Intel Core i7-1255U CPU with tons of power, backed up by dual-channel 16GB DDR4 RAM and a 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD. This laptop is usually priced at about $950, but it’s currently $160 off for Amazon Prime members. That brings the total down to $790.
MSI’s sleek Stealth 15M gaming laptop with RTX 3060 is 24% off
MSI has a huge selection of gaming and creator laptops available, and many are on sale for Prime Day. This Stealth 15M focuses on remaining relatively thin and light while still delivering a high-end gaming experience. It measures just 0.63 inches thin and weighs in at 3.73 pounds, yet it packs in an 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11375H CPU, NVIDIA RTX 3060 GPU, 16GB of RAM, and a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD.
The 15.6-inch FHD display has a 144Hz refresh rate, which is perfect for this level of performance hardware. There are a ton of ports, including Thunderbolt 4, USB-A, HDMI, microSD, and more, making it easy to connect your favorite accessories. This is one of the best RTX 3060 laptop on sale for Prime Day, discounted by 24% for Prime members. That brings the total down from $1,399 to $1,060, a savings of $339.
Surface Pro X (SQ1) “renewed” from Amazon is over 50% off retail
If you have ever wanted an ARM-powered Windows PC, the Surface Pro X (SQ1) is one of the best options available. You can get 4G LTE to always be connected, a gorgeous 13-inch 2880×1920 (267 PPI) display, 5MP full HD front cam, 11MP rear cam, outstanding front speakers, and the quality that comes from being a Surface.
While you could save $200-$300 direct from Microsoft on Surface Pro X (brand new), why not get a renewed one (refurb) from Amazon and get over 1/2 off retail? They have the perfect model with 16GB of RAM, 256GB storage, and 4G LTE for just $678 (vs. $1,450, regular).
Plus, you can upgrade that SSD later to 1TB if you want.
So, if you need a great couch-surfing Windows PC or something to take to the office or coffee shop, go and get this deal right now.