After a month-long delay, the Amazon Prime Day deals finally arrive at midnight. One of the biggest sales of the year starts at midnight tonight and runs through October 13th. While Amazon's annual Prime Day sale often includes significant discounts on just about every product imaginable, what we're most excited about Prime Day is about technology, especially those we find on laptops. However, if you can't wait until tomorrow for big savings on a shiny new laptop, check out our roundup of Cheap Laptops To Buy Before Prime Day. (For our updated roundup of the best deals on laptops on the day of, please visit our Prime Day deals page on laptops.)
– $ 262, was $ 285
For those who need portability and budget-friendly pricing above all else, this HP Chromebook is a fantastic option. Those who need to work on the go or remotely will appreciate the Intel Celeron processor, a decent 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of eMMC storage, which offers lightweight storage but also enables fast startup times. And since it's a Chromebook, it comes with Google's flagship lightweight operating system, ChromeOS, which has support for thousands of apps and native virus protection. You can get this Chromebook for just $ 266, a slight decrease from the original price of $ 286.
– $ 369 was $ 399
Students on a budget will appreciate this offering from Lenovo. It's practically a bargain at only $ 369 compared to the regular price of $ 399. You get quite a bit with this laptop at $ 369: an AMD accelerated dual-core processor, 4GB of RAM. If you need a little more storage for your homework, Lenovo has 64GB of eMMC storage. This special offer also includes a great 3-in-1 pen with the following features: a ballpoint pen, a rubber pen and a built-in 32GB flash drive for even more storage space!
– $ 730, was $ 860
If you have a little more room in your budget, consider this mid-range Surface laptop. If you're new to the Surface line of laptops, this is a great entry-level option and can support both your productivity and entertainment needs. For just $ 729 (down from $ 859), you can get a seventh generation Intel Core i5 processor with solid performance, lots of storage (256GB), and 8GB of RAM. And even with a discount, you don't have to sacrifice style or comfort: the keyboard of this laptop is covered with the soft Alcantara fabric that is typical for Microsoft. Be on the lookout for more Surface laptop deals as Prime Day deals begin.
– $ 730, was $ 850
Are you looking for an entertainment PC with a touch display? Then this Dell XPS 13 could be for you. The touchscreen may be smaller (just 13 inches), but it more than makes up for it with modern-looking thin bezels, an FHD Infinity Edge display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 and a brightness of 400 nits. However, if you plan to work as hard as you do on your favorite shows, you still won't be disappointed, with the powerful 10th generation Intel Core i5 processor or the long battery life that Dell says when streaming Netflix takes between 10 hours and 19 hours for productivity tasks. You can buy one of the best laptops on the market for just $ 730 compared to $ 850.
– $ 739 was $ 1249
When you need a new business laptop, Lenovo has one to get your work done with. The ThinkPad X390 is just as well built as its beloved ThinkPad siblings and just as powerful, but all in a much more portable package that is great for those who travel a lot for work. At $ 739, you're still getting a lot for your money: 8GB of RAM, Windows 10 Pro, and a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080.
– $ 950 was $ 1000
Apple product enthusiasts will be pleased to know that the 13-inch MacBook Air is now available for $ 950 instead of the regular price of $ 999. With this reduced price, you get a laptop with a 13.3-inch Retina display, a powerful 10th generation Intel Core i3 processor, a spacious 256 GB SSD storage and 8 GB RAM. If you want to use your new MacBook Air for lots of Zoom calls, this laptop can handle it as it comes with a FaceTime HD camera and a three-microphone array for enhanced voice recording. There are more Prime Day MacBook deals to come, so stay tuned.
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