If you’re in the market for a great deal on a cheap laptop, Black Friday is one of the best shopping days of the year to find what you need. Whether you prefer a smaller laptop that’s easily portable or you want a slightly larger screen, you can find an array of styles and sizes. You’ll also find a variety of processors and operating systems, not to mention a range of features and other components. Cross one item off your list as the holiday shopping season picks up, securing one of the top best cheap laptops of the year.
1. Toshiba Satellite C55-C5241 15.6 Inch Laptop
Save $175 on this popular Toshiba laptop, which offers an excellent bundle of features and performance for just $424.99. Highlights include an Intel Core i5-5200U processor along with mobile Intel HD 5500 graphics for superior performance and a crisp, clear picture. The laptop is also outfitted with a respectable 8 GB of memory. You can also enjoy a 15.6-inch LED-lit screen, a generously-sized 1 TB hard drive, and the latest version of Windows 10. This Satellite C55 laptop is also available with Windows 8 for a price tag of $599.98. Need a few more options? Take a look at other Amazon Black Friday computer and technology deals here.
Price: $424.99 (29 percent off MSRP)
2. ASUS F555LA-AB31 15.6-inch Full-HD Laptop
With an opportunity to save at least 30 percent with a price tag of just $329.99, this full HD laptop is a downright steal. You won’t get the fastest processor (this one runs the Intel Core i3-5010U) or the largest amount of memory (4 GB), but the laptop has more than enough power and performance for most light to moderate daily tasks. A full HD 15.6-inch screen promises a sharp and clear visual experience. The laptop also features WiFi 802.11ac, which is faster than the standard 802.11m. It comes with multiple USB ports along with an HDMI and VGA port. This Asus laptop is also available with a mouse. If you need more ideas head to Amazon’s Black Friday computer deals.
Price: $329.99 (34 percent off MSRP)
3. Dell Inspiron i3552-8040BLK 15.6 Inch Laptop
This well-equipped Dell Inspiron laptop offers a mix of tried-and-true technology along with some of the latest features. For example, it comes with the newest Windows 10 operating system along with a speedy 128 GB solid state drive hard drive. There are two USB 2.0 ports and one USB 3.0 port. The laptop features a 1.6 GHz Pentium N3700 processor, which offers more than enough power and performance to complete most daily tasks. It also comes with a 4 GB hard drive and a spacious 15.6-inch HD LED-lit screen. Need more suggestions? Check out more of Amazon’s Black Friday deals.
Price: $369.99 (8 percent off MSRP)
4. Acer Aspire E 15 E5-573G-52G3 15.6-inch Full HD Notebook
This Acer Aspire laptop comes in at just under $500, making it an excellent all-around value for its features and components. For example, it’s equipped with a Intel Core i5-5200U 2.2 GHz processor — with Turbo Boost Technology up to 2.7GHz — and a 15.6-inch screen. A 17.3-inch screen is also available. The laptop runs the latest version of Windows 10 and is outfitted with 8 GB of memory and a generous 1 TB hard drive. Other highlights include 802.11ac WiFi and two USB 3.0 ports. If you want a faster processor you can select the 15.6-inch Core i7-5500U. Take a look at other Amazon Black Friday computer deals here.
Price: $459.99 (23 percent off MSRP)
5. ASUS Zenbook UX305LA 13.3-Inch Laptop
Don’t be fooled by its small size, as this Asus Zenbook packs a lot of punch. At $200 off, it’s also a great deal. This laptop is powered by a Intel Core i5-5200U processor and comes standard with 8 GB of memory. It also boasts a 256 solid state drive and up to 10 hours of battery life. The 1.2 megapixel high-definition webcam makes it easier than ever to communicate with friends and family while enjoying superior picture and video quality. If you’re seeking an ultra-portable laptop, this one is a safe bet thanks to its all-aluminum body. The laptop weighs just 2.86 pounds and is very slim. Check out additional Amazon Black Friday computer deals here.
Price: $699.99 (22 percent off MSRP)
Looking for even more great deals? We’ve got you covered. Visit Amazon’s Black Friday deals page to see all the latest sales. You should also check out our our Gifts section to get recommendations for all the people on your holiday shopping list.