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Laptops introduced in recent months by brands like Toshiba, Gateway, Asus, HP, Sony, Dell, and Samsung can be bought at a low price. The best cheap new laptops come under the categories of thin and light , ultrabooks and convertibles having screen sizes from 11 inch to 17 inch.

Windows 8 is the operating system for cheap new laptops powered by Intel and AMD processors. These laptops have installed memory of 4GB and at least 320GB HDD capacity. Also, you can choose 1TB capacity if your requirement is to store some design projects or edited videos. A few of these cheap new laptops have solid state drives of at least 128GB for increased performance.

The topmost cheap new laptops have improved IPS displays with wide viewing angles. You can have touchscreens at low price tags and a standard resolution of 1366x768 pixels. We have listed the most recent products to help all those casual users, students and professionals who are seeking the best cheap new laptops.

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Asus Chromebook Flip

Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA-DB02)


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Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA-DB02)
Lenovo S21e-20
Acer Aspire One Cloudbook (14-inch)
Dell Chromebook 11 Touch
Dell Chromebook 11 Non-Touch
Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA-DB02)
Lenovo S21e-20
Acer Aspire One Cloudbook (14-inch)
Dell Chromebook 11 Touch
Dell Chromebook 11 Non-Touch
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Release Date
Jul 2015
Jul 2015
Sep 2015
Jun 2015
Jul 2015
Display
10.1 inches, Widescreen, 1280 x 800
11.6 inches, Standard
11.6 inches, Widescreen, 1366 x 768
11.6 inches, Widescreen, 1366 x 768
Hard Drive
16 GB, SSD
64 GB, HDD
64GB , eMMC
16 GB, SSD
16 GB, SSD
Installed Memory
4 GB, 4 GB
2 GB
4 GB
4 GB
Operating System
Google Chrome OS
Microsoft Windows 8
Windows 10
Google Chrome OS
Google Chrome OS
Processor
1.8 GHz, Rockchip RK3288-C
2.25 GHz, Intel Celeron N2940
1.6-GHz dual-core Intel Celeron N3050
2.16 GHz, Intel Atom N2840
2.16 GHz, Intel Celeron N2840
Laptop Type
General Purpose, Value, Widescreen
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Value, Widescreen
Value

  • The Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA-DB02) blends the best elements from other designs into a single Chrome-based laptop with a slick, convertible form factor, fast performance, all-day battery life, and an affordable price.


  • The $249 Asus Chromebook Flip offers a flexible design, a vibrant touch screen and long battery life, making it a very good laptop-tablet combo.


  • The Chromebook Flip is notable for being one of the lightest Chrome OS laptops on the market. Its versatile and convertible design, solid build quality and affordable price also help set it apart from the pack. The smaller-than-average keyboard will be a turnoff for some, but ultimately, the positives outweigh the negatives.


  • The Lenovo 21e-20 is a solid budget ultraportable laptop, but its middling performance and battery life in our tests mean that it's best suited to those with very modest computing needs.


  • The $269 Lenovo S21e is a fairly capable budget notebook you can take anywhere, but its short battery life and wonky touchpad hold it back.


  • Acer's 14-inch Cloudbook offers decent Windows 10 performance, a good keyboard and chart-topping battery life, all starting at just $199.


  • The affordable Dell Chromebook 11 Touch has a touch screen and a beefy, rugged design making it a good choice for classrooms.


  • The Dell Chromebook 11 with Core i3 processor delivers speedy performance and lasts all day on a charge.


  • The Dell Chromebook 11 Touch is more rugged and less expensive than before, but it sacrifices some performance that made the old Dell Chromebook 11 great.


  • The Dell Chromebook 11 is an affordable 11-inch Chrome OS laptop that offers excellent battery life, good overall performance, and a durable construction.


  • The Dell Chromebook 11 with Core i3 processor delivers speedy performance and lasts all day on a charge.


  • The Dell Chromebook 11 Touch is more rugged and less expensive than before, but it sacrifices some performance that made the old Dell Chromebook 11 great.


Top 5 cheap new laptops:

  1. Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA-DB02)
  2. Lenovo S21e-20
  3. Acer Aspire One Cloudbook (14-inch)
  4. Dell Chromebook 11 Touch
  5. Dell Chromebook 11 Non-Touch