Top 10 Best Laptops Under $500

Updated 01/2018
Laptops give you better flexibility and the power of a desktop computer, even some models has been equipped with a touch screen and flexible hinge or detachable display and allows you to use it like a tablet PC.

So if you like to enjoy the benefits mentioned above and looking for the best laptop with a budget under $500 the list below will simplify your search.


1. ASUS VivoBook E200HA (under $410)
Features:
• Reviewed by 627 verified buyers - 3.6 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 11.6” ultra-compact design (2.2 lbs) with Windows 10 Pre-installed and 1 year Office 365
• Intel® Quad-Core Atom™ Z8350 1.44 GHz (Turbo to 1.92 GHz) Processor, 32GB eMMC storage, 4GB DDR3 RAM
• Free 1-Year subscription to Microsoft Office 365 Personal ($69.99 value). Access to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Onenote, Outlook, Publisher, and more.
• Full-size chiclet keyboard with intuitive Smart Gesture input and large trackpad, 802.11ac WiFi with Multi-user MIMO for the strongest wireless connection
• All-day battery, 2Cells 38 Whrs Polymer Battery rated up to 13 hours of video playback
• Dimensions: 7.6 x 11.3 x 0.7 inches, 2.2 pounds


2. ASUS Chromebook Flip C302 (under $450)
Features:
• Reviewed by 478 verified buyers - 4.3 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 2-in-1 laptop with Intel Core m3
• Flexible 360 degree hinge and 12.5” Full-HD touchscreen lets you use the C302 in tablet or laptop mode.
• Extremely lightweight at 2.65 pounds with the protection of a sleek aluminum metal body.
• Starts up in seconds and lasts all day, thanks to a long battery life rated up to 10 hours.
• Intel Core Processor with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM for fast and efficient performance.
• Also available in assorted colors
• Dimensions: 8.3 x 12 x 0.5 inches, 2.65 pounds


3. Acer Aspire ES 15 (under $450)
Features:
• Reviewed by 366 verified buyers - 3.8 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 15.6" HD, Intel Core i3-6100U, 4GB DDR3L, 1TB HDD, Windows 10 Home
• 6th Generation Intel Core i3-6100U Processor (2.3GHz, 3MB L3 cache)
• 15.6" HD Widescreen CineCrystal LED-backlit Display
• 4GB DDR3L Memory, 1TB 5400RPM HDD
• Windows 10 Home
• Up to 6.5-hours Battery Life
• Dimensions: 10.2 x 15 x 1 inches, 5.29 pounds


4. HP J9148A (under $418)
Features:
• Reviewed by 234 verified buyers - 3.9 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• HD Touchscreen Laptop
• 15.6" HD WLED-backlit Touchscreen Display (1366 x 768), 10-finger multi-touch support
• 7th Gen Intel Core i3-7100U 2.40 GHz
• 8GB DDR4 Memory; 1 TB HDD Hard Driver
• SuperMulti DVD burner, HDMI, HD Webcam, Bluetooth 4.0, DTS Studio Sound, Intel HD Graphics 620
• 1 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, 1 802.11b/g/n, Multi-format SD Slot, Win 10 Home 64-bits
• Dimensions: 17.4 x 14.4 x 1.7 inches, 4.6 pounds


5. Samsung Chromebook Pro (under $500)
Features:
• Reviewed by 220 verified buyers - 4.0 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• Display: 12.3" 2400x1600, 3:2,400nit
• 360-degree rotating touchscreen
• Intel Core M3 Processor 6Y30
• 4GB LPDDR3 Memory (on BD 4GB)
• Hard Drive: 32GB eMMC
• OS: Google Chrome
• Spill Resistant:Yes, 60cc
• Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.7 x 0.5 inches, 2.38 pounds


6. Dell Inspiron i3558 (under $429)
Features:
• Reviewed by 160 verified buyers - 3.5 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 15.6 inch HD Energy-efficient LED backlight Display (1366 x 768), Intel HD Graphics 5500
• 5th Gen Intel Core i3-5015U Dual-Core processor, 2.10 GHz, 4GB DDR3L 1600 MHz, 1TB HDD 5400 rpm
• 1 x HDMI, 10/100 Ethernet, 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x Headphone output/Microphone input combo
• Media Reader, MaxxAudio, Stereo speakers, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11a/ac/b/n/g, HD Webcam
• Battery: 4-cell lithium-ion, Windows 10
• Dimensions: 15 x 10.2 x 0.9 inches, 4.85 pounds


7. ASUS Transformer Book Chi (under $448)
Features:
• Reviewed by 157 verified buyers - 3.6 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 2-in-1 laptop
• 12.5" ASUS TruVivid Display with IPS technology, 1920-by-1080 resolution. Corning Concore Glass.
• Support for ASUS Active Stylus Pen (256 pressure levels).
• Intel Core M Processor with 4M shared L3 cache, Turbo Boost up to 2.00 GHz. 4GB RAM.
• 128GB iSSD. Unlimited ASUS WebStorage (1 year free)
• Dual-band 802.11N Wifi for fast web browsing. Support for Miracast. Bluetooth 4.0.
• High Definition 2MP user-facing camera.
• 1x Micro USB 3.0, 1x Micro HDMI, 1x Headphone-Mic Combo jack. Micro SD card reader (SDXC).
• All-Alumnium .3-Inch Slim Unibody Construction. Revolutionary Neodymium Magnetic Hinge. 8-Hours Battery Life.
• Dimensions: 12.1 x 7 x 0.5 inches, 3.2 pounds


8. HP FBA_7960 (under $415)
Features:
• Reviewed by 154 verified buyers - 4.0 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• HD touchscreen laptop
• 15.6 in HD WLED-backlit display (1366 x 768)
• 7th Generation Intel Core i3-7100U 2.40 GHz dual core Processor (3M Cache), Intel HD Graphics 620
• 8GB DDR4 SDRAM 2133 MHz Memory, 1TB 5400 RPM Hard Drive, SuperMulti DVD burner
• 802.11b/g/n (Miracast enabled), Bluetooth 4.0, Multiformat SD, DTS Studio Sound with dual speakers, 1 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, 1 HDMI, Headphone output/Microphone input combo, LAN (10/100), HP TrueVision HD webcam
• Windows 10 home 64 bit, 3-Cell Lithium-Ion Battery
• Dimensions: 15.1 x 10 x 0.9 inches, 6 pounds


9. HP 17.3 (under $490)
Features:
• Reviewed by 140 verified buyers - 3.8 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 17.3 Inch Diagonal HD+ SVA BrightView WLED-Backlit Display (1600 x 900 Resolution), Intel HD Graphics 5500
• 5th Generation Intel Dual Core i3-5005U Processor (2.0 GHz, 3MB L3 Cache)
• 6GB DDR3L SDRAM System Memory, 1TB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive, SuperMulti DVD Burner
• 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI, 1 x RJ-45, 1 x Headphone-out/Microphone-in Combo Jack, Integrated 10/100 Base-T Ethernet LAN, 1x1 802.11ac WLAN and Bluetooth,
• Windows 10 Home, DTS Studio Sound with Dual Speakers, Full-size Island-style Keyboard with Numeric Keyboard
• Dimensions: 11 x 16.5 x 1 inches, 5.84 pounds


10. Lenovo Ideapad 310 (under $480)
Features:
• Reviewed by 105 verified buyers - 3.7 out of 5 stars - READ USER REVIEWS
• 15.6" HD Display Laptop (1TB HDD, Windows 10)
• DDR4 RAM delivers higher performance, lower power consumption, higher density and increased reliability (12 GM RAM)
• 802.11 a/c Wi-Fi technology - up to 3x faster
• 15.6" HD screen - 1366x768 resolution
• DVD/CD-RW drive
• AMD A12processors and integrated AMD Radeon R5 graphics
• Dimensions: 14.9 x 0.9 x 10.2 inches, 4.84 pounds





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