With technological evolution, digital data is now the norm. A laptop is soon becoming a necessity in our spheres of life. Performance, battery life and affordability are the three surrogates to consider when choosing a laptop.
Let’s get sailing on the five best budget laptops as recommended by Adrian Jean, laptop repair expert at CyberCall Computer Repair Bristol who has rigorously tested all of the below devices for different use case scenarios.
For Students – Acer Swift 3 2020
Robustness is key to any student. No need for a lagging laptop for a student. The Acer Swift 3 2020 is the best laptop for the price. Acer Swift 3 has an alluring lustre that you could confuse for a MacBook Pro.
The AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processor handles multitasking seamlessly with 8GB DDR4 RAM. The Acer Swift 3 offers the elusive AMD Radeon Graphics for clarity on the 14” 1080p display screen. The 512GB SSD offers adequate storage space for the student’s files and documents.
The keyboard is sleek with a springy key-click. There’s a fingerprint reader at the periphery of the keyboard for versatile login. Acer Swift 3 weighs 2.7 pounds with a steely aluminum-magnesium chassis.
For Office/Business use – Lenovo Yoga C630
The Lenovo Yoga C630 is best for business and remote working. The 13.3” display is 2-in-1 with a 360o rotating screen. You can use the C630 as a tablet in your business meetings. The Yoga C630 runs on a Snapdragon 850 Qualcomm processor with super compatibility with smartphones.
With 8GB of RAM, you are certain of power as you execute your office tasks. The 13.3″ exhibits full HD at 1920x1080p. The Yoga c630 takes pride in its magnificent battery life. On a full charge, the C630 delivers close to 24 hours of performance. You do not have to worry about battery drains during your business presentations.
The Yoga C630 also supports 4G LTE connectivity. You do not have to depend on Wi-Fi. Just install a 4G Sim card to access the internet.
For Gaming – MSI GF63
With the MSI GF63, you do not have to break the bank. With an 8th Gen 2.2GHz Intel Core i7 processor, the MSI GF63 oozes out power. The 16 GB RAM with 256GB SSD provides robust gaming power.
The MSI GF63 runs on 4GBNvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti to handle modern games graphics. With 1TB Hard drive, the MSI GF63 is a budget laptop with features akin to a supercomputer.
For Programmers – HP15 -dy1036nr
For programmers on a tight budget, the HP 15-dy1036nr is your solution. The Quad-Core Core i5 10th Gen and 8GB DDR4 supports massive scripting codes seamlessly.
The 15.6″ UHD display 1920x1080p exhibits small bezels on the screen. Anti-glare integrates automatically on your light scene. The 256GB SSD speeds up the execution of commands and code lines. The HP 15 weighs 3.7 pounds.
For Entertainment – Apple MacBook Air
Entertainment is longer a luxury with the Apple MacBook Air. The 2560×1600 13.3” IPS display offers crisp and magnificent picture quality.
The 8GB RAM and 128 GB SSD offers fast video and music processing and playback. The top stereo speakers are clear and crisp. On the Intel Core i5 processor, you are assured of up to 10 hours of video playback on a full charge. Don’t forget to get a macbook case as well if you choose to go for a macbook.