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Best cheap Chromebook deals in September 2022

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Fall is finally here and discounts on top-rated Chrome OS laptops are abundant. Amazon is expected to stage a second Prime Day-like event in October which could offer the best Chromebook deals of the season. 

Fall Chromebook deals are off to a great start so far with considerable discounts on a variety of ChromeOS notebooks from top PC makers. Now is a great time to save on Chromebook laptops from Acer, Asus, HP, Lenovo, and Samsung. Whether you have your eye on the compact HP Chromebook 11 or 14-inch Acer Chromebook 514 you've come to the right place. 

Generally speaking, Chromebooks are among the best budget laptops to buy. These Windows and Mac alternatives are simple to use, secure, boot up fast and have long battery life. Programmers and developers will especially benefit from the Linux and Android app support Chromebooks offer. 

Whether you're shopping around for a new Chromebook for school, work or basic use, you don't have to spend a fortune. There are tons of Chromebook deals out there to fit every need and budget. From budget Chromebooks to premium 2-in-1s, here are the best Chromebook deals to shop right now.

Today's best Chromebook deals

Chromebook deals under $200

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Samsung Chromebook Go:from $79 @ Samsung (opens in new tab) w/ trade-in
Save up to $220 on the Samung Chromebook Go with trade-in. With a weight of 3.2 pounds and a mere 0.6-inches thin, it fits easily into backpacks and luggage. It features a 14-inch  (1366 x 768) display, 1.1-GHz Intel Celeron N4500 dual-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of flash storage. 

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Lenovo Chromebook 3: $139 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
The Lenovo Chromebook 3 has an 11.6-inch (1366 x 768) display, 1.1-GHz Intel Celeron N4020 dual-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and Radeon R5 graphics. There's 64GB of eMMC storage on board, expandable via the laptop's built-in microSD slot. Like all Chromebooks, it comes with an extra 15GB of Google Drive storage and Google Perks.

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Lenovo Chromebook 3 AMD A6:  $219 $89 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $219 on the AMD model Lenovo Chromebook 3. This laptop has an 11-inch (1366 x 468) display, 1.8-GHZ AMD A6-9220C dual-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and Radeon R5 graphics. There's 32GB of eMMC storage on board, expandable via the laptop's built-in microSD slot. Like all Chromebooks, it comes with an extra 15GB of Google Drive storage and Google Perks. 

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Acer 317 Chromebook: $369 $169 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $200 on the Acer 317 Chromebook. It has a 17.3-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 1.0-GHz Intel Celeron N4500 CPU, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of microSD-expandable storage. It's a budget-friendly option if you want a big screen laptop for creating docs, web browsing and streaming movies.

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HP Chromebook 11: $279 $189 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $90 on the is compact, durable and swift HP Chromebook 11. It packs an 11.6-inch HD display and a 2.0-GHz MediaTek MT8183 8-core CPU paired with 4GB of RAM. MediaTek Integrated graphics and 64GB of eMMC storage round out its specs list. The HP Chromebook 11 is a suitable option if you're looking for a kid's starter laptop or a secondary, basic machine. 

Chromebook deals under $300

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Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 3 Chromebook: $379 $204 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
This deal knocks $175 off the Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 3 Chromebook. This convertible Chromebook has an 11-inch HD (1366 x 768) display, MediaTek MT8183 8-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of eMMC storage. 

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Lenovo Chromebook 3 14: $319 $219 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $100 on the 14-inch Lenovo Chromebook 3. It has a 14-inch (1920 x 1080) touch screen, 2.0-GHz MediaTek MT8183 8-core CPU, 4GB of RAM, Integrated graphics. and 64GB of eMMC storage. 

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HP Chromebook X2: $599 $224 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
At $375 off, the HP Chromebook X2 11-da0023dx is more affordable than ever. This detachable 2-in-1 has a 11-inch (2160 x 1440) 2K touchscreen, 2.4-GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c 8-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Adreno 618 graphics and 64GB of eMMC storage. It also ships with an HP Wireless Rechargeable USI Pen for jotting down notes or sketching. If you're looking for a flexible laptop that gives you the best of both worlds, the HP Chromebook X2 is a wise choice.

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Lenovo Chromebook 3: $289 $231 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $57 on the Lenovo Chromebook 3 at Best Buy. This laptop has a 14-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 2.4-GHz MediaTek MT8183 8-core CPU, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of eMMC storage. Like all Chromebooks, it comes with an extra 15GB of Google Drive storage and Google Perks. 

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Asus Chromebook C425: $299 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The 2022 Asus Chromebook C425 is one of the best budget laptops around. It packs a premium looking clamshell design, backlit keyboard and 14-inch1080p thin-bezel display with 180 degree lay-flat hinge. Inside the Chromebook is a 1.1-GHz Intel Core m3-8100Y dual-core CPU, 4GB RAM and 128GB of storage (expandable via microSD). 

Chromebook deals under $500

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Asus Chromebook Flip CM3: $329 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The Asus Chromebook Flip CM3 is one of the best convertible notebooks for the money. This 2-in-1 laptop's 360-degree hinge lets you convert from laptop to tablet, stand or tent mode. It packs a 12-inch (1366 x 912) touch screen, 2.0-GHz MediaTek MT8183 8-core CPU paired, 4GB of RAM. MediaTek Integrated graphics and 32GB of microSD expandable storage. 

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Lenovo Chromebook Duet 5: $469 $399 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Save $70 on the Editor's Choice Lenovo Chromebook Duet 5 is one the best 2-in-1 Chromebooks under $500. The device in this deal has a 13.3-inch (1920 x 1080) OLED 400 nit touch screen, 2.55-GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon SC7180 8-core CPU and 4GB of RAM. Rounding out its specs are Qualcomm Adreno graphics and 256GB of storage. 

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Asus Chromebook Flip C536: $569 $399 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $169 on the Asus Chromebook Flip C536 which is one of the more affordable premium Chrome OS laptops out there. It features a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) touch display and 3.0-GHz Core i3-1115G4 dual-core CPU coupled with 8GB of RAM. For your storage needs, it boasts a 128GB SSD which you rarely see on a Chromebook. 

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HP Chromebook X2: $599 $479 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $119 on the HP Chromebook X2 (opens in new tab) 2-in-1 detachable. It has a 11-inch (2160 x 1440) 2K touchscreen, 2.4-GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c 8-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Adreno 618 graphics and 64GB of eMMC storage. It also ships with an HP Wireless Rechargeable USI Pen for jotting down notes or sketching. If you're looking for a flexible laptop that gives you the best of both worlds, the HP Chromebook X2 is a wise choice.

Chromebook deals under $600

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Acer Chromebook Spin 714: $729 $579 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $150 on the Acer Chromebook Spin 714. This sleek, premium 2-in-1 Chromebook's flexible hinges let you convert it into a tablet or use it in tent mode to view movies and videos. It packs a 14-inch (1920 X 1200) WUXGA touch screen, 3.3-GHz Intel Core
i5-1235U 10-core CPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. If you're looking for a flexible Windows or Mac alternative, the Acer Chromebook Spin 714 is a solid choice.

Hilda Scott uses her combined passion for gadgets and bargain shopping to bring you the best prices on all things tech. She has a bachelor’s degree in film and media studies from Hunter College and 11 years of tech and entertainment journalism. Her work has been featured on Tom’s Guide, iTechPost, Examiner.com, Parlemag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not scouting for the best deals, Hilda’s catching up on her favorite TV shows and pro-wrestling matches.