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Best laptop deals in January 2020

Best laptop deals today
Best laptop deals today

Laptop deals await every corner this week which is good news if you've been on the hunt for a cheap laptop. Retailers currently have a range of laptops for sale so whether you're in the market for a mainstream notebook or the best gaming laptop, we've got you covered. 

Laptop prices are dropping at retailers like Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart right now. We're also spotting excellent laptop deals directly from manufacturers like Dell, HP, and Lenovo. That's because the best laptops of 2020 are rolling out so existing models are being priced to move. Lucky for bargain shoppers, aggressive laptop deals on all sorts of configurations are up for grabs as sellers make way for next-gen machines. 

One standout deal is the Microsoft Surface Pro X for $898.99 at Amazon. That's $100 off its $999 regular retail price and the lowest price we've ever seen for this best 2-in-1. It packs a 13-inch (2880 x 1920) touchscreen, an ARM-based Microsoft SQ1 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.

So if you didn't score that notebook you've been wanting over the holidays, there are plenty of noteworthy laptop deals you can take advantage of today. Here's a rundown of the best laptop deals you can get right now. 

Best laptop deals today 

Lenovo Yoga C940: was $1,599.99 now $1,299.99 @ Best Buy
This Yoga C940 2-in-1 packs a 4K (3840 x 2160) touchscreen, a 1.3GHz quad-core Core i7-1065G7 mobile CPU, 16GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD and a 32GB Optane drive. Its stylus garage, fingerprint sensor and soundbar hinge are a bonus. View Deal

HP Envy x360 2-in-1: was $999.99 now $899.99 @ Best Buy
This HP Envy x360 2-in-1 laptop packs a 15.6-inch 1080p touch display, a 1.8GHz 10th gen Core i7-10510U CPU, 12GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. Best Buy is now taking $100 off its regular price. View Deal

MacBook Air 13" (128GB): was $1,099 now $899.99 @ Amazon
Apple's 2019 MacBook Air packs a 13.3" Retina display with True Tone technology and Touch ID. For a limited time, it's $200 off its normal retail price (via an on-page coupon).View Deal

Microsoft Surface Pro X: was $999 now $898.99 @ Amazon
The Surface Pro X is a slimmer version of the Surface Pro 7. It packs a 13-inch (2880 x 1920) touchscreen, an ARM-based Microsoft SQ1 processor, 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It's now on sale at Amazon for $100 under retail. View Deal

Google Pixel Slate (Core m3): was $799 now $445 @ Amazon
The Pixel Slate has an elegant design, sharp screen, and a comfortable keyboard (sold separately). It also lasts 10 hours on a charge. It's now at its cheapest price ever.View Deal

Dell XPS 13 (9380): was $1,199 now $949 @ Dell
The Dell XPS 13 is one of the best laptops you can buy. Dell currently has this laptop on sale for $949 which is $411 off its normal price. It packs a 13.3" 1080p display, a Corei7-8565U Processor CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD.View Deal

Lenovo IdeaPad L340: was $750 now $599 @ Walmart
The IdeaPad L340 is one of the best cheap laptops deals you'll find. This entry-level gaming machine packs a 15.6-inch 1080p LCD, Core i5-9300H quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 256GB SSD, and a GTX 1050 GPU. It's currently $151 off. View Deal

Microsoft Surface Pro 7: was $959 now $699 @ Best Buy
Save big on the 128GB configuration of this detachable laptop. With its excellent 2736 x 1824 display, speedy 10th gen Core i3 performance, and comfortable keyboard, you'll want to take it everywhere. View Deal

HP Spectre x360 13t Touch Coe i5: was $1,149.99 now $719.99 @ HP
This Editor's Choice HP Spectre x360 13t touch packs a 13.3" 1080p display, Core i5-8265U CPU, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD configuration. We love its stylish design, blazing fast SSD and overall performance. It's now $430 off at HP. The Core i7 version is also on sale for $899.99 ($500 off). View Deal

Lenovo Clearance Sale:up to 65% on ThinkPad laptops @ Lenovo
There's a huge clearance sale happening at Lenovo right now. For example, you can get the ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 7 with 4K display for $1,499 via coupon, "THINK". That's $1,250 off its regular price. This laptop sale ends January 27. View Deal

Laptop deals under $500

Lenovo ideaPad S340 15.6" Laptop: was $449 now $329 @ Walmart
This model Lenovo ideaPad S340 features a 2.1GHz Core i3-8145U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. Powered by Windows 10, it's now $120 off at Walmart. View Deal

HP 14 w/ 10th-Gen Core i5: was $599 now $379 @ Walmart
Despite its no frills looks, this HP laptop packs above average specs for the price. It features a 14-inch 1366 x 768 LCD, Core i5-1035G1 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. We're not fans of the low-res screen, but at this price that's a minor complaint.View Deal

Dell Chromebook 11 3100: was $355 now $239 @ Dell
This durable Chromebook can take whatever your kids can dish out, including drops and spills. And the specs are solid for the price, including a Celeron CPU, 4GB of RAM and 11.6-inch HD display.View Deal

Acer Chromebook R11: was $299 now $243.95 @ Amazon
The Acer Chromebook R11 offers versatility and an estimated 10 hour battery life, making it ideal for school, work or play. This Celeron-powered convertible has 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. It's now $56 off at Amazon. View Deal

Lenovo Chromebook S330: was $288 now $219.99 @ Amazon
With its sleek lightweight design and MediaTek processor, the Lenovo Chromebook S330 is a solid choice for the money. And with an estimated 10 hours of battery you can expect to do a little overtime. View Deal

Samsung Chromebook 3: was $229 now $159 @ Walmart  
The Samsung Chromebook 3 is one of our favorite budget machines providing enough horsepower for everyday tasks like streaming and working in the cloud. It also has a spill-resistant keyboard, which is great for accident prone users.View Deal

Apple MacBook and iPad deals

Apple MacBook Air (2017): was $999 now $749.99 @ Amazon
Sure, it's an older model, but the 2017 MacBook Air is still going strong. It packs a 1.8 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of SSD storage. More importantly, it has the best MacBook keyboard Apple has ever made, plus plenty of ports for  your devices. View Deal

MacBook Pro 13" (2019): was $1,299 now $1,199 @ Best Buy
Apple's 2019 MacBook Pro packs a 1.4GHz Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. This base model is perfect for users who need more horsepower than what the MacBook Air offers. View Deal

MacBook Pro 13" (2019): was $1,799 now $1,599 @ Best Buy
The upgraded 2019 MacBook Pro houses a faster 2.4GHz Core i5 CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD. It also has four Thunderbolt ports (instead of two found on the base model). It's currently at its second-lowest price ever. View Deal

Apple MacBook Pro 16": was $2,399 now $2,189 @ Amazon
The new Editor's Choice 16-inch MacBook Pro packs a 16-inch Retina display, 6-core Core i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM, 512GB SSD, and a Radeon Pro 5300M GPU. Power users can get it now at its all-time low price. View Deal

MacBook Pro 13" (512GB): was $1,999 now $1,799 @ Amazon
The 13-inch MacBook Pro gives you loads of power in a super-portable — and stylish — chassis. For a limited time, it's $200 off.

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Apple 11-inch iPad Pro (64GB): was $799 now $729 @ Amazon
Apple's 11-inch iPad Pro is a powerhouse with the horsepower to smoke some of today's budget laptops. Snag the 64GB capacity version for $70 off. View Deal

Gaming laptop deals 

HP Omen 15.6" Gaming Laptop: was $1,399 now $1,099.99 @ Walmart
This HP Omen gaming laptop (15-dc1088wm) packs a 15.6-inch 1080p display, a 2.6GHz Core i7-9750H CPU, 16GB of RAM, GTX 1660Ti graphics with 6GB of dedicated memory, and a 256GB SSD. It's currently $300 under its regular price and includes an Omen headset and mouse (combined $100 value). View Deal

Asus TUF FX505DT 17" Gaming Laptop: was $1,359 now $788.92 @ Amazon
For under $800, this Asus laptop gets you a 17-inch 1080p IPS display, a 2.3 GHz Ryzen 7 3750H CPU, a GTX 1650 GPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD. It's now $570 off. View Deal

Dell G5 15 Gaming Laptop: was $1,398.99 now $1,199.99 @ Dell
The Dell G5 is good starter rig for casual gamers. This model features a Core i7-9750H CPU, 8GB of RAM, 1TB HDD w/ 256GB SSD, and a GTX 1660 Ti GPU. Own it for $200 off. View Deal