Which laptop is good for gaming or watching movies or writing content? There are various types of laptops available online. Then how to decide which laptop is good for your needs? In this article, I will share the list of best laptops in India as per your needs.
Without a laptop, it is impossible for me to think about everyday life. As a blogger, I spend most of my time writing content, looking for various information online. I am sure you are also spending a lot of time on your laptop for work or entertainment.
While buying a laptop, you must check a few of the key criteria like price, display, graphics card, RAM, hard drive, battery life, processor speed, weight.
These are the list of Best Laptops in India 2020 (For Gaming, Under Budget)
1. Apple MacBook Air
- Stunning 13.3-inch Retina display with True Tone; Touch ID
- Dual-core 8th-generation Intel Core i5 processor; Intel UHD Graphics 617
- Fast SSD storage; 8GB memory
- Stereo speakers with wider stereo sound
- Two Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C) ports
Apple MacBook Air is another popular Apple laptops in India. These laptops are really amazing in terms of quality, look, finishing and handling. The screen size is 13.3 inch which is simply the perfect one. Not the bigger and not the smaller one.
Although the 8GB RAM will make it the best performance oriented laptop, at the same time a 128 HDD looks very dull with this price range. You have to buy an external HDD with this laptop to store your movies, videos, songs etc. Definitely, for storing regular writing & blogging related staffs, this space is enough.
The best part of Apple MacBook Air is that it has a decent battery back up of up to 12 hours. That means, if you recharge this laptop for 100% and out for the trip, till evening you can use the laptop.
2. Lenovo ThinkPad E470
- SPECIFICATIONS | PROCESSOR: Intel Core i5-7200U Processor | MEMORY (RAM):
- 4 GB DDR4 | OPERATING SYSTEM: DOS | HARD DRIVE: 1TB SATA | BATTERY:
- Intel Core i5-7200U Processor
- 4GB DDR4 RAM
This is one of the best Lenovo laptop in this budget of Rs 50,000. Thsi laptop come with an awesome keyboard. I think this should be the first criteria for everry writers.
Lenovo ThinkPad series is one of the most selling laptop for Lenovo. This laptop is powered by Intel 7th generation Intel core processors. This a 14-inch laptop, which I like the most. If you are looking for a laptop under 15 inches then this is the best laptop under Rs 50,000.
This laptop comes with a default anti-glare display to make sure your eyes are stay healthy. Althoug a graphic card may not be a mandatory thing for a writer, but it is quite handy for a blogger. This laptop comes with a Nvidia Geforce 940MX 2GB GPU card. This will help you to play some high-end game, while you find writing boring.
3. Asus VivoBook S15 S510UN
- Processor : 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U processor, 1.6 GHz base processor speed (6MB Cache, up to 3.4 GHz)
- Display : 15.6-inch (16:9) 60Hz FHD (1920x1080) LED backlit display |178˚ wide-viewing angle |72% NTSC Panel Anti-Glare
- Memory & Storage : 8GB DDR4 RAM, upgradeable upto 16GB RAM with NVIDIA GeForce MX150 GDDR5 2GB Graphics | Storage : 1TB 5400RPM 2.5' HDD
- OS : Pre-loaded Windows 10 Home with lifetime validity | Weight : 1.70kg laptop| Average battery life = Up to 8 hours
- Design : Brushed-Metal Finish | 17.9mm Thin | 80% screen-to-body ratio|7.8mm thin Nano-Edge Bezel
Looking for the best sleek design laptop or lightweight laptop for writing? Then check out the Asus Zenbook, which has won many hearts by providing so many features under your budget. This is one of the best laptops for travel bloggers, due to it’s powerful and portable nature.
Asus laptops are very popular for their performance & less weight. This laptop comes with Intel i3 & i5 processor which is good enough for writing. On top of that, it also comes with a graphics card. Although I find the storage space is quite less compared to others.
The screen size of this laptop is under 14 inch. So, if you love a large screen then you may not find this laptop suitable. Overall, this is a quite compact laptop which is perfect for a writer to carry wherever he/she want to travel.
4. Asus Chromebook Flip
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- 14 inch touchscreen full HD 1920x1080 4-way NanoEdge Display featuring ultra-narrow bezels (5mm thin) around each side of the display that allows for a 14 inch screen to fit in the body of a 13 inch Laptop footprint
- The full HD display has a durable 360 degree hinge that can be used to flip the touchscreen display to tent, stand, and tablet mode
- Powered by the Intel Core m3-8100y Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.4 GHz) for super-fast and snappy performance. If you use a ton of tabs or run lots of apps, this has the power to get it all done with ease
- 4GB LPDDR3 RAM; 64GB eMMC storage and 2x USB Type-C (Gen 1) and 1x USB Type-A (Gen 1) ports plus a backlit keyboard (*usb transfer speed may vary. Learn more at Asus website)
If you are looking for a cheap laptop online, then you must check out the Asus chrome book flip. This is not a windows laptop though, but the best laptop under Rs 30,000 budget. Most of the writers look for low configuration laptop which is easy to carry and Asus Chromebook fits that requirement.
But still, I feel that the storage size is very less. In fact, a mobile phone comes with even more storage space. If you are buying this laptop, then I would recommend you to buy an external hard disk also.
Besides that, if your writing need involves around Google docs, Chrome Browser for research etc then why not save money on a laptop. On top of that, you can flip the laptop and use the touchscreen which is highly handy while traveling.
5. Acer Switch 3
- Processor: AMD Athlon 300U dual-core processor with 4 Threads, 2.4 Ghz turbo up to 3.3 Ghz
- Operating System: Preloaded Windows 10 Home 64 bit with lifetime validity
- Display & Graphics: 14" display with IPS(In-Plane Switching) Technology, Full HD 1920 x1080, LED-backlit Acer ComfyView display | AMD Radeon Vega 3 Mobile Graphics with 3 GPU cores
- Design & Battery: Device weights 1.5kgs light , Full Metal Body | Battery life up to 10 hours
- Memory & Storage: 4 GB DDR4 RAM with 1 TB HDD 2.5-inch 5400 RPM
Acer is another good laptop brand in India. Their laptops are always affordable and good looking with killer features. In fact, this Acer Switch 3 will give you a feeling of having MS Surface Pro at the half price itself.
As I said its a cheap surface competitor, that means this laptop is a 2-in-1 laptop. You can use it as a laptop and also a tablet. The storage may be an issue, but with a 4GB RAM, one can easily handle writing activities without any performance issue.
6. Lenovo Yoga Book
- Processor: 8th Gen Intel Core i3-8130U processor, 2.2GHz base speed processor
- Operating System: Pre-loaded Windows 10 Home with lifetime validity
- Display: 14-inch FHD (1920x1080) display | Touchscreen enabled | Anti Glare
- Memory and Storage: 4GB DDR4 RAM with Integrated graphics | Storage: 1TB HDD
- Design and battery: Touchscreen convertible laptop |Thin and light design | Laptop weight 1.7kg | Lithium battery
Lenovo Yoga is another popular laptop series from Lenovo. This Yoga series is also called as 2-in-1 laptops. As you can use them as la[ptop at the same time fold and use them as a tablet also. This feature gives much more flexibility to a person to wherever he/she want.
The cost of this laptop is under Rs 50,000 which is quite decent accordingly to me (Although for a 10-inch screen laptop it may sound high). This laptop comes with 2 operating system Window 10 for laptop and Android 6 for a tablet. Yes, and you can choose among them as per your usage.
You can take hand-written notes using the capacitive touch keyboard while traveling. That’s the best feature for a writer as they can easily note down the key points of their next article. But remember that this is a laptop with a 10-inch screen only.
7. Microsoft Surface Pro 4
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- Intel Core i5 6th Gen processor
- 8GB DDR3 RAM
- 256GB Solid State hard drive
- 31.24-inch screen, Intel Integrated Graphics
When Microsoft enter this market, they made sure they are launching something unique. That’s why Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has become of the best laptop of 2017. If you want to enjoy both laptop and tablet, then you should definitely have a look at Microsoft Surface Pro 4.
With little extra payment with Microsoft Surface Pro 4, you will get the Surface Pen or the fantastic Type Cover keyboard, you can enhance your writing experience to the next level. Easily take notes from here & there for your next article.
So, this brilliant 2-in-1 tablet comes laptop is powered by Windows 10, without any doubt. It has a very good camera for rear facing as well as front facing. The best part I like is the RAM, you can go up to 16GB ram which is awesome. At the same time, you can go for maximum hard drive size up to 1 TB. Without any doubt, this is the best laptop with 1 TB hard disk.
8. HP Spectre X360
- 1.1GHz Intel i5-1035G4 10th Gen processor
- 8GB DDR4 RAM
- 512GB SSD
- 13-inch screen, Intel Iris Plus Graphics
- Windows 10, Home operating system
If you are looking for a highly configured laptop from HP then you must check out HP Spectre X360. This laptop is feature packed and the price is also on the higher side. If your blogging task demand for high end software installation, then you must buy HP Spectre X360.
This is a 2-in-1 laptop, means you can use like a tablet or laptop. The max allowed RAM is up to 16GB which is very good to have high performance. At the same time, you can enough space with a 2TB HDD.
9. Asus TUF FX504GD
- Processor: 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8300H Processor 2.3GHz (8M Cache, up to 3.9GHz, 4 Cores)
- Memory & Storage: 8GB DDR4 2666MHz RAM upgradeable upto 32GB RAM with| Storage: 1TB 5400RPM 2.5' HDD
- Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 GDDR5 4GB VRAM
- Display: 15.6" (16:9) LED-backlit FHD (1920x1080) 60Hz Anti-Glare IPS-level Panel with 45% NTSC
- Operating System: Pre-loaded Windows 10 Home with lifetime validity
10. Dell Inspiron 5559
- 2.5 GHz with Turbo Boost upto 3.1 GHz
- Intel Core i7-6500U 6th Gen Processor
- 16GB RAM
- 2TB Hard Drive
- 15.6-inch Display
DELL is one of the most popular name in the laptop category. Their inspiron series is one of the most selling laptops. If your budget is little higher, more than 50,000 but under Rs 75,000 then you must check out Dell Inspiron 5559.
This laptop comes with 4 GB of RAM and 1 TB HDD, which looks very good. But I did not find the battery so good. Although this laptop is perfect for heavy work, you have to make sure you don’t forget the charger every now & then.
Dell Inspiron 5559 is powered by inter Intel dual-core i5 6th generation processor which is good. But at this price range, I think Apple MacBook Pro is a far better choice with little extra spending. It has multiple USB ports which will easily connect pen drives, external hard drives, USB memory card readers.