Best Laptop Deals for October 2018
The holidays are coming and laptop prices are expected to drop, but if you need a new laptop right now — we're rounding up the best laptop deals you can get today. Whether you're shopping for a mainstream everyday laptop or a speedy gaming machine, we've got deals for every demand and budget.
Shopping for a convertible laptop? Office Depot has the Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 2-in-1 14-inch Laptop on sale for $929.99 ($270 off). Under the hood is a 1.8GHz Core i7 quad-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, 256GB SSD, a 1TB hard drive, and GeForce 940MX GPU. You can also get the HP Pavilion x360 15.6-inch Convertible Laptop (15-cr0051od) from Home Depot for $599 ($220 off). It packs a 1.6GHz Core i5 quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive.
Gamers, listen up if you're looking to level up. Walmart has the Dell G3 17.3-inch Gaming Laptop on sale for $789.99 ($110 off). This gaming machine is machine packs a 3.9GHz Core i5-8300H quad-core processor, 8GB of RAM, a 1TB HD, and a GeForce GTX 1050 GPU. If you'd prefer a smaller screen size, you can get the Asus VivoBook 15.6-inch Gaming Laptop from Newegg for $579.99 ($110 off). It features a 3.0GHz quad-core AMD FX-9830P CPU, 8GB of RAM, a 1TB hard drive, and Radeon RX 560 discrete graphics.
Meanwhile, Amazon has the Acer Predator Helios 300 15.6-inch Gaming Laptop on sale for $1,099.99 ($200 off). It's the best price we've ever seen for this laptop and is $100 cheaper than its previous markdown on 10/10/18. It boasts a Core i7-8750H CPU, 16GB of RAM, 256GB SSD (expandable), and a GeForce 1060 GPU with 6GB of dedicated memory.
Need a new notebook PC for the classroom or the boardroom? You can get the Dell Vostro 14 5000 14-inch Laptop from Dell for $614 ($453 off). It features a Core 1.6GHz i5-8250U quad-core processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. Staples is selling the Dell Inspiron 5570 15.6-inch Laptop for $499.99 ($200 off). It features a 1.6GHz Core i5-8250U processor, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB solid state drive. If you need more storage space, Walmart is offering the Lenovo Ideapad 330S 15.6-inch Laptop for $399 ($100 off). It houses a 1.6GHz Core i5-8250U quad-core processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 1TB hard drive.
Apple devotees, you can get the Apple MacBook Pro 15-inch Laptop (Mid 2017) from fB&H for $1,999 ($500 off). This model's configuration includes a 2.8GHz Core i7 quad-core processor, 16GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD drive for data storage. If you're in the market for a new tablet, you can get the latest model Apple iPad 10-inch Wi-Fi Tablet on sale at Best Buy for $549.99 ($100 off). It packs an A10X Fusion processor, 2GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage.
Looking for an Android under $200? For a limited time, you can score the Huawei MediaPad Lite 10 from Newegg for the low price $184.99 ($15 off with promo code "23DDPC15"). It's the best price we've seen for this tablet and beats Amazon's lowest price. It boasts a 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8940 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. This deal ends 10/24/18.
Other noteworthy deals from around the Web include:
Laptop & Tablet Deals
- Lenovo Ideapad Flex 5 2-in-1 14-inch Laptop for $929.99 ($270 off, Core i7/16GB/256GB + 1TB) [NEW]
- HP Pavilion x360 15.6-inch Convertible Laptop for $599 ($220 off, Core i5/8GB/1TB) [NEW]
- Huawei MediaPad Lite 10-inch Tablet for $184.99 ($65 off with code "23DDPC15", MSM8940/3GB/16GB) [NEW]
- Asus VivoBook 15.6-inch Gaming Laptop for $579.99 ($110 off, AMD FX-9830P/8GB/1TB/Radeon RX 560)
- Dell G3 17.3-inch Gaming Laptop for $789.99 ($110 off, Core i5/8GB /1TB SSD/GeForce GTX 1050)
- Dell Inspiron 5570 15.6-inch Laptop for $499.99 ($200 off, Core i5/8GB/256GB SSD)
- Apple iPad 10-inch Wi-Fi Tablet for $549.99 ($100 off, A10X Fusion/2GB/64GB)
- Acer Predator Helios 300 15.6-inch Gaming Laptop for $1,099.99 ($200 off, Core 17/16GB/256GB/GeFornce GTX 1060)
- Dell Vostro 14 5000 14-inch Laptop for $614.45 ($453 off, Core i5/8GB/256GB SSD)
- Apple 15.4-inch MacBook Pro Laptop (Mid 2017) for $1,999 ($500 off, Core i7/16GB/256GB SSD)
- Acer Predator 17 17.3-inch IPS Gaming Laptop for $1,119.99 ($180 off, Core i7/16GB/1TB/GeForce GTX 1060)
- HP 17-by0053od 17.3-inch Laptop for $399.99 ($200 off, Core i3/4GB/1TB)
- MSI GP63 Leopard 15.6-inch Gaming Laptop for $1,549 ($150 off, Core i7/16GB/1TB/GeForce GTX 1070)
- Dell XPS 13 9370 13.3-inch Laptop for $1,149.99 ($200 off, Core i7/8GB/256GB SSD)
- Acer Aspire 3 15.6-inch Laptop for $299.99 ($180 off, Ryzen 3/8GB/1TB)
Other Tech and Accessory Deals
- JBL Reflect Mini In-Ear Sport Headphones for $19.95 ($40 off) [NEW]
- Logitech G213 Prodigy Gaming Keyboard for $46.78 ($23 off) [NEW]
- Linksys AC3200 Wi-Fi Gaming Router for $198.99 ($51 off)
- EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 SC Gaming ACX 3.0 for $399.99 ($100 off)
- TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi LED Light Bulb 3-Pack for $54.90 ($10 off)
- Harman Kardon Invoke Bluetooth Wireless Speaker for $49.95 ($50 off)
- PlayStation 4 Gold Wireless Gaming Headset for $71 ($29 off)
- Amazon Echo Dot 2nd Generation Smart Speaker with Alexa for $39.99 ($10 off)
- Roku Streaming Stick+ 4K for $59 ($10 off)
- TP-Link SR20 Smart Home Router & Hub Kit for $129.99 ($70 off)
- LG 29-inch UltraWide Full HD IPS LED Monitor for $249 ($150 off)
- Belkin 6-Outlet Surge Protector for $15 ($5 off)
- Nintendo New 3DS XL Super NES Edition for $149.99 ($50 off)
- Xbox One X 1TB Console w/ Fallout 76 for $499.99 ($59.99 off)
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