With an ever-increasing population of Thin and Light laptops, Mainstream models are slowly becoming an underrated category of laptops. But for those who need a reliable workhorse with multiple port options and maybe even a dedicated graphics card, they’re still undeniably relevant. Here’s a look at the best deals on Mainstream laptops during this Amazon Great Indian Festival 2019 sale:
HP 15 (Buy it here)
The HP 15 on offer during the sale is for those who want a moderately powerful Mainstream laptop for everyday work and play. It’s powered by an Intel 7th Gen Core i5 CPU combined with 8GB of RAM. Storage is taken care of by a 1TB hard drive. Windows 10 and Microsoft Office Home & Student 2016 come pre-installed on this 2-kilogramme laptop.
Deal Price: Rs 38,990
List Price: Rs 54,841
Discount: 29 percent
Lenovo IdeaPad S145 (Buy it here)
The IdeaPad S145 is an ideal choice for those of you who want nothing but the latest even with their entry-level laptop. The 2019-launched IdeaPad S145 is Lenovo’s newest model in its entry-level laptop range. The variant on offer during the sale comes with an Intel 8th Gen Core i5 CPU along with 8GB of RAM, making it suitable for slightly heavier tasks, including online video playback and slightly heavy browsing. Storage is handled by a 1TB hard drive. Windows 10 comes pre-installed with the device and it weighs 1.85 kilogrammes.
Deal Price: Rs 28,990
List Price: Rs 45,390
Discount: 36 percent
Lenovo IdeaPad 330 (Buy it here)
Last year’s Lenovo IdeaPad 330 may have been succeeded by this year’s IdeaPad S145 but that’s no reason to shun it, especially during a sale. Listed in our books as a budget and mainstream model, it’s ideal for lightweight tasks, such as checking email and playing offline media, the IdeaPad 330 is a fine choice. The variant on sale is powered by an Intel 7th Gen Core i3 CPU and 4GB of RAM. There’s an inbuilt 1TB hard drive storage. There’s no Windows 10 pre-installed on the laptop, so you can always choose to install an OS of your choice using the inbuilt optical disc drive. Read our review of it here.
Deal Price: Rs 23,990
List Price: Rs 43,290
Discount: 45 percent
Dell Vostro 3480 (Buy it here)
This Dell laptop on offer during the sale is for those who prefer something a little lightweight. The variant in question offers an Intel 8th Gen Core i3 CPU combined with 4GB of RAM and a 1TB hard drive. Weighing in at 1.72 kilogrammes, the laptop comes with Windows 10 pre-installed. The display is a 14-inch HD unit. The laptop supports TPM (Trusted Platform Module) 2.0 for increased enterprise safety, so it becomes an ideal option for small and medium businesses.
Deal Price: Rs 27,490
List Price: Rs 38,091
Discount: 28 percent