It's raining offers this festive season with Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm and many other online retailers holding their exclusive sales and offering electronic products at heavy discounts. Amidst the meteoric deals and offers on laptops, Apple’s Macbook Air and HP Envy Ultrabooks are being offered at heavily discounted rates. Here are the deals you need to grab before they end
Apple 2017 MacBook Air
Both Flipkart and Amazon are offering the 2017 variant of Apple’s MacBook Air at a heavily discounted price. Amazon has listed the 13-Inch macbook Air laptop at a price of Rs 44,990, whereas flipkart is offering the MacBook Air at a discounted price of Rs 47,990.
The MacBook Air is powered by a 5th generation Intel Core i5 processor. It comes with 8GB LPDDR3 RAM and a 128GB Solid State hard drive. The MacBook features a 13.3-Inch screen at a resolution of 1440 x 900 pixels. Further, it features an integrated Intel HD 6000 GPU.
In terms of connectivity, the MacBook Air includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, 2 x USB 3.0 and 1 x thunderbolt 2. It comes with a built in HD webcam which is capable of capturing 480p videos. The laptop also sports a multimedia card reader, stereo speakers with dual microphones and a backlit keyboard. It misses out on an optical drive, however, many users do not find it a major inconvenience these days. The laptop is backed by a 2 cell 54 WHr Lithium polymer battery that can keep the device running for upto 10 hours on a single charge.
HP Envy 13 (Core i5 variant)
Price: RS 69,990
Flipkart’s Deal Price: Rs 54,990
For those consumers who do not want to go for a Mac, Flipkart has you covered as it is offering the HP Envy 13-ad125TU Ultrabook at a slashed price of Rs 54,990 against its initial listed price of Rs 69,990. The HP Envy 13 is powered by a 8th Generation Intel Core i5 processor. It comes with 8GB DDR3 RAM and a 256GB Solid State hard drive. The laptop features a 13.3-Inch Full HD LED Backlit IPS BrightView Display at a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It comes with an integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620 chip.
Coming to connectivity, the HP Envy 13 features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, 2 x USB 3.1 Type C (1st Gen), 2 x USB 3.1 (1st Gen). The laptop sports built-in quad speakers and dual array digital microphones for audio recording. It comes with a built in HP Wide Vision HD Webcam. The laptop also sports a 3-in-1 Card Reader, and a backlit keyboard. It misses out on an optical drive, similar to the MacBook Air.
Acer Predator Helios 300
Flipkart's Deal Price: Rs. 74,990
Very few gaming laptops have gone on sale on either Flipkart or Amazon and Acer's Predator Helios 300 is one of the few to be on sale. The G3-572 variant powered by an Intel 7th Gen Core i7 CPU and NVIDIA GTX 1050 Ti is currently selling for Rs.74,990 against the usual price of Rs.1,09,990.
Along with the discounted price, Flipkart is also offering upto Rs 12,000 off on the HP Envy laptop and upto Rs 6,000 off on the MacBook Air via exchange. The online retailer is also offering a no cost EMI option on both the laptops. For the MacBook Air, the No Cost EMIs start from Rs 4,000 per month, whereas for the HP Envy 13, the No Cost EMIs start from Rs 4,583 per month. Buyers can also avail a special 10 percent discount on Flipkart while buying the laptop with an SBI Debit and Credit Cards or by using PhonePay.