Many of today's AMD Ryzen laptops offer solid performance at an affordable price. If you're looking for a laptop under $500 for day-to-day multitasking, this deal is for you.
For a limited time, you can get the Lenovo IdeaPad S145 with AMD Ryzen 7 CPU for $479.99 at OfficeDepot. That's $75 off its regular price of $550 and one of the best laptop deals you can get right now.
Lenovo IdeaPad S145 deal
Lenovo IdeaPad S145: was $550 now $479.99 @ OfficeDepot
For a limited time, OfficeDepot is slashing $75 off the Lenovo IdeaPad S145 laptop. Suitable for work, school and everything in between, it's the perfect multitasking machine. It packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) display, a 2.3-GHz Ryzen 7 3700U quad-core CPU coupled with 8GB of RAM, Radeon Vega 10 GPU, and a 256GB SSD.
Lenovo's IdeaPad family of machines offers an array of productivity laptops. With its built-in webcam and mic, and speedy AMD chip, the IdeaPad S145 is a great notebook PC for work, school, and everything in between.
The laptop in this deal packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) display, 2.3-GHz Ryzen 7 3700U quad-core CPU coupled with 8GB of RAM, Radeon Vega 10 GPU, and a 256GB SSD.
Although we didn't test this exact model, we find that IdeaPads generally sport an attractive, sturdy design, comfortable keyboard, and modest price. Performance-wise, the IdeaPad S145's hardware specs give you more than enough oomph for everyday multitasking, content streaming, and light gaming.
At 14.3 x 9.9 x 0.8 inches and 4 pounds, the IdeaPad is fairly light for a 15-inch laptop. It's just as thin and light as competitors like the Acer Aspire 5 (14.3 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches, 3.8 pounds) and HP Chromebook 15 (14.1 x 9.7 x 0.7 inches, 4 pounds).
As for connectivity, the IdeaPad S145 is equipped with two USB 3.1 ports, a single USB 2.0 port, and an HDMI port. Bluetooth 4.1 also lets you connect peripherals like a mouse, headphones, or printer to the IdeaPad.
Now on sale for just under $480, the IdeaPad is a tremendous value if you're looking for a lightweight, multitasking machine.
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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.