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The best cheap Chromebook deals in January 2021

Best Chromebook deals
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If you want to spend the least amount of money possible on a new laptop, here's some good news. There's a plethora of Chromebook deals available at several retailers right now. 

We're seeing fantastic markdowns on budget-friendly Chrome OS laptops to pricier machines like the Samsung Galaxy Chromebook. So whether you're looking for a modestly priced entry level laptop or a discount on a premium Chromebook — you've come to the right place.

Chromebooks are among the best budget laptops to buy if you're looking for an affordable laptop for basic everyday tasks. And if you're a programmer or developer, you'll benefit from the Chromebook's ability to run Linux and Android. 

Alongside built-in storage, Chromebooks come with an extra 15GB of cloud storage as well as unlimited image storage in Google Photos. What's more, you'll net another 100GB of free Google One storage for 1-year via Google Perks.

We review dozens of Chromebooks each year, and know which ones offer a great balance of value, performance and comfort. From the Acer Chromebook to the Lenovo Chromebook Duet, here are the best Chromebook deals you can get right now. 

Best Chromebook deals right now

Best Chromebook deals 

Acer Chromebook 315 w/ Sleeve: was $219 now $179 @ Walmart
At $40 off its normal price, the 2020 Acer Chromebook 315 is at an all-time low price. It features a 15.6-inch (1366 x 768) display, 1.1-GHz Intel Celeron N4000 dual-core CPU, and 32GB of storage With an 8 second boot time and up to 12.5 hours of battery life, it a solid pickup for anyone who wants a modestly priced everyday laptop. View Deal

HP Chromebook 14 2-in-1: was $599 now $539 @ Best Buy
The sleek HP Chromebook 14 2-in-1 packs a brilliant 14-inch 1080p touchscreen, 2.1-GHz 10th Gen Intel Core i3-10110U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 64GB SSD. The 360-degree geared hinge just adds to an already versatile machine. View Deal

Samsung Chromebook 4: was $229 now $189 @ Amazon
Now $40 off, the 11.6-inch Samsung Chromebook 4 is a tremendous value. Long battery life and solid performance make it a great option if you want a small laptop for basic tasks and web browsing,  View Deal

Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2-in-11: was $999 now $799 @ Best Buy
You can save $200 on the Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2-in-1 laptop with (4K 3840 x 2160) OLED display. Its razor-thin, stunning red aluminum design houses a 1.6-GHz i5-10210U quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 256GB SSD, and built-in S Pen. View Deal

Acer Chromebook Spin 713: was $629 now $529 @ Walmart
One of the best Chromebook deals you can right now takes $100 off the Acer Chrome Spin 713  2-in-1. This laptop features 13.3-inch (2256 x 1504) display, 1.6-GHz Core i5-10210U quad core CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 128GB SSD. View Deal

Lenovo Chromebook Duet: $299 now $249 @ Walmart
The new Lenovo Chromebook Duet is an incredible value 2-in-1 device. You get a capable tablet with a detachable keyboard for use as a laptop — for an incredibly low price. Alongside its sleek design, this laptop/tablet hybrid delivers good performance and epic battery life. View Deal