New year, new laptop? There are plenty of good deals to be had right now, whether you need a, or laptop upgrade. We’ve rounded up deep discounts from nearly every major retailer, including Amazon, and , plus direct-from-vendors deals from Dell and Lenovo.
For my money, the best deal going is the Dell Inspiron 13 7000 two-in-one. It can pull double duty as a laptop and tablet, and is an affordable entry into the Intel Evo platform, the benefits of which include instant wake, fast charging and long battery life. Best Buy is offering a $100 discount on Dell’s premium 13-inch convertible to bring its price to a very reasonable $800.
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If you’re of a certain age, then you may recall the Gateway name and its computers that shipped in black-and-white cow-print boxes. Gateway has returned as a line of low-cost laptops and tablets at Walmart. But you won’t find any of the models on store shelves in their iconic cow packaging; the new Gateway laptops are available online only. This 14-inch Gateway laptop features a 10th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU and 16GB of RAM. You get a 256GB solid-state drive for storage. The storage capacity is average for the price, but the amount of memory is double what is usually on offer. And you get a full HD (1,920×1,080-pixel) display, which is better than the 1,366×768-pixel panels found on other budget laptops. There’s also a fingerprint reader for easy, secure logins.
Take the above model, expand the display from 14.1 to 15.6 inches and get a whopping $300 in savings. If you’re working or learning from home and commuting less, the added screen real estate outweighs the added heft and bulk.
Dell’s midrange 14-inch two-in-one convertible laptop features a chassis with a mix of aluminum and plastic and a display that can rotate 360 degrees into tablet mode. You can save $255 on this model that features a 14-inch, full HD (1,920×1,080-pixel) touch display powered by an 10th-gen Intel Core i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD.
Dell’s top-end Inspiron 7000 two-in-one convertible boasts an all-aluminum chassis that’s thinner, lighter and sturdier than the midrange Inspiron 5000 that feature metal lids and keyboard decks but flimsy plastic bottom panels. This 13.3-inch Intel Evo model supplies a 11th-gen Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, Intel Xe graphics and a 512GB SSD with 32GB of fast Optane memory.
Lenovo’s new midrange two-in-one convertible laptop is based on 11th-gen Intel Core processors and boasts the Intel Evo badge. This model features a roomy, 15.6-inch full HD touch display powered by an 11th-gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 12GB of RAM, Intel Iris Xe graphics and a 512GB SSD.
This 13.3-inch, two-in-one laptop features a blue aluminum chassis and Samsung’s QLED display with a full HD 1,920×1,080-pixel resolution for a crisp image with accurate color. Inside, it supplies a 10th-gen Intel Core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. It also includes a Bluetooth S pen for drawing and writing on the touch display, and the trackpad doubles as a wireless charger.
Lenovo’s new premium two-in-one convertible delivers the Intel Evo platform inside a sleek, all-metal chassis. This discounted model features an 11th-gen Core i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. The 14-inch touch display features a 4K resolution.
You can save more than $1,000 on Lenovo’s flagship ThinkPad with code THINKJAN. It has a 10th-gen Core i5 CPU, 16GB of RAM and a 512GB solid-state drive. The 14-inch display offers full HD resolution and 400 nits of brightness.
With a slightly bigger screen and smaller body, Dell’s new XPS 13 continues its steady march toward laptop perfection. This model features the new 13.4-inch display with a razor-sharp 3,840×2,400-pixel resolution powered by an 11th-gen Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of RAM and integrated Intel Iris Xe graphics.
Originally published last season. Updated to add new deals and remove expired ones.