Amazon Festival Sale: Best laptop deals on Day 1

It's Day 1 of Amazon's Great Indian Festival Sale. If you're planning on getting a new laptop, consider reading our list of best deals before swiping your card.

Published Date
10 - Oct - 2018
| Last Updated
10 - Oct - 2018
 
Amazon Festival Sale: Best laptop deals on Day 1

It’s the first day of the Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale. Considering the fact that we’ve just entered the Navaratri season and the fact that a sale is anyway a great time to buy a new laptop, we’ve put together a small list of models for you to consider. Why? Because they’re the best laptop deals on Amazon right now as far as we can tell. Here you go:

Get the Apple MacBook Air here

Sure, the MacBook Air has seen several winters now and its newest CPU update was a year ago but that doesn’t mean it’s no longer capable. Fans of the laptop will advise you to get one right now because it’s selling at just a little over half a lakh rupees. The Apple MacBook Air packs a 7th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB solid-state drive.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 77,200
Effective Sale Price: Rs 53,999
Savings: 23,201

Get the LG Gram 14Z980 here

If mainstream laptop names don’t please you, try the LG Gram 14Z980. It’s named so because it weighs a little less than a kilogramme (995g to be precise). This thin and light machine features an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB solid-state drive. The 14-inch screen is a Full HD unit and its body has been tested to MIL-STD 810G specifications. Ports include a USB Type-C.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 1,25,000
Effective Sale Price: Rs 68,995
Savings: 56,005

Get the MSI Gaming GF63 here

MSI sells its GF63 as a laptop for thin-bezel gaming. They’d be quite right because the laptop’s bezels measure 4.9mm. This laptop features an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive. Graphics is taken care of by an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 GPU with 4GB of video memory. The laptop weighs 1.86 kilogrammes and comes with Windows 10 Home pre-installed.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 89,990
Effective Sale Price: Rs 66,990
Savings: 23,000

Get the Asus TUF Gaming FX504GD-E4021T here

Asus’ TUF Gaming series has always catered satisfactorily to laptop buyers who are somewhat new to the PC gaming world. This particular model features an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive. Graphics is handled by an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 with 4GB of video memory. The laptop weighs 2.3 kilogrammes and comes with Windows 10 pre-installed.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 74,990
Effective Sale Price: Rs 56,990
Savings: 18,000

Get the Dell Inspiron 5370 here

If you’re in the market for a thin and light laptop that does spreadsheets, documents, and web browsing without a fuss, you can’t go wrong with a Dell Inspiron 5370. This model here on sale sports an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB solid-state drive. The laptop weighs 1.5 kilogrammes and is accompanied by Windows 10 Home and Microsoft Office Home & Student 2016 out-of-the-box.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 67,727
Effective Sale Price: Rs 59,990
Savings: 7,737

Get the Asus ROG Strix GL503 here

If you’re into PC gaming and want to invest in something inexpensive but not downright entry-level at the same time, the Asus ROG Strix GL503 is the place to look. It packs an 8th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive. Graphics is handled by an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti GPU with 4GB of GDDR5 video memory.

Maximum Retail Price: Rs 95,990
Effective Sale Price: Rs 69,990
Savings: Rs 26,000

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