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Amazon Prime Day 2022 laptop deals to expect

Prime Day 2022 laptop deals
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Amazon Prime Day 2022 laptop deals run from July 12-13 this year. Ahead of the 48-hour savings event, Prime Day members can shop early access Prime Day deals. The ecommerce giant's annual summer shopping bonanza is known to offer the best deals of the season. Prime Day is one of the best times of the year to score fantastic bargains on today's top laptop brands. 

Expect solid discounts on laptops from Apple, Acer, Asus, HP, Samsung, and more. Our favorite laptops like the Dell XPS 13, HP Envy, and MacBook Pro will see epic markdowns next month. And with Apple's new M2 MacBook Air and M2 MacBook Pro releasing next month, M1 MacBooks are bound to be deeply discounted. 

Amazon and its competitors typically put their best laptops forward during Prime Day.  Best Buy, Walmart, Target and the Microsoft Store also offer laptop deals alongside Prime Day. You can also score direct manufacturers from HP, Dell, and Lenovo's direct online stores. 

If you're not a Prime member, as we get closer to prime day, sign up for a 30-day free trial for Amazon Prime (opens in new tab) to access Amazon's best Prime Day 2022 laptop deals. 

Amazon Prime Membership: 30-Day free trial (opens in new tab)
Amazon Prime members typically get early access to select Prime day deals and exclusive Prime member only deals. If you're not a Prime member, be sure to sign up for an Amazon free 30-day trial in time to shop Prime Day 2022 deals. If you decide to keep Amazon Prime, you will be billed $14.99 per month or $139 for a one-year membership. 

MacBooks

If price had you feeling timid about picking up an Apple laptop, you'll want to take advantage of this year's Prime Day laptop deals. And with the new M2 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro due to arrive in July, we're sure to see the biggest discounts ever on M1 MacBook machines. 

So far, Amazon has led the charge in terms of Apple deals slashing up to $250 off the current-gen MacBook Pro. Prime Day Apple deals are expected to offer more of the same or better. 

Chromebooks

Prime Day 2022 Chromebook deals typically offer the lowest prices of season on Chrome OS laptops — from budget to premium. Due to the budget laptop category dominance of Chromebooks, systems priced over $500 tend to see greater discounts. 

Retailers like Best Buy, Target, and Walmart are also known to offer Prime Day Chromebook deals. One Prime Day-worthy deal we've seen in March dropped the Lenovo Chromebook 3 (opens in new tab) to just $89 ($130 off). 

Windows laptops

Expect generous Prime Day 2022 Windows laptop deals from brands like Asus, Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and others. 

During Prime Day 2021 in the US, we saw solid discounts on a range of laptops from budget to high-end workstations. And the sales weren't just on mainstream notebooks. There were also Prime Day laptop deals on business machines as well as gaming rigs from Alienware, Gigabyte and MSI. We expect this year's deals to be on par. 

Prime Day 2022 falls on July 12 and we'll rounding up the best Prime Day 2022 laptop deals of the summer. In the meantime, here are the best Prime Day worthy laptop deals you can get right now. 

Pre Prime Day 2022 laptop deals

Apple M1 MacBook Air 256GB: was $999 now $899 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Amazon takes $100 off the Editor's Choice M1 MacBook Air. In our MacBook Air with M1 review (opens in new tab), we gave it a high rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars and the Editor's Choice award. We praised its breathtaking performance and slim, unibody design. We also loved its long battery which endured 14 hours and 41 minutes during testing. Besides Apple's latest 8-core processor, it packs a 13.3-inch (2560 x 1600) IPS Retina display, 8GB of RAM and 256GB SSD. 

Microsoft Surface Laptop 4: was $1,299 now $899 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Now $400 off, the Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 is one of the best laptops to buy. We named it Editor's Choice for its sleek, premium design, vivid display, and speedy performance. The configuration with the biggest discounts packs a 13.5-inch, (2256 x 1504) display, 3.0-GHz Intel Core i5 4-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, Iris Plus graphics 950, and 512GB SSD.

Lenovo Flex 5 14: was $849 now $599 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
For a limited time, save $250 on the Lenovo Flex 5. It has a 360-hinge design lets you transform from laptop to tablet to viewing mode. It's configured with a 14-inch (1920 x 1080) touch screen, 2.1-GHz AMD Ryzen 5 5500U 6-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, Radeon graphics and 256GB SSD.

Acer Aspire 5 Laptop: was $499 now $379 @ Walmart (opens in new tab)
Now $130 off, the Acer Aspire 5 (A514-54-501Z) is one of the best laptops to buy. This machine packs a 14 inch (1920 x 1080) IPS display, a 2.4-GHz 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1135G7 CPU, 8GB of RAM, Iris Xe graphics, and 256GB SSD. It's a great value Windows laptop — especially at this price!

Lenovo Chromebook 3: was $139 now $79 @ Best Buy (opens in new tab)
Save $60 on the Lenovo Chromebook 3 at Best Buy. This laptop 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.

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.