Best laptop deals in the UK for January 2023

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The best laptop deals in the UK give you everything you need (and more) with a deep discount to boot. From the cheap and cheerful casual workhorse to power-hungry portable gaming rigs and everything in between!

So, if you’re in the market to buy a new laptop for working while you're out and about, then read on because we’ve worked hard to make sure you don’t pay a single penny more than you should.

Before we pick some specific models, let’s train you up on what makes a good laptop deal and where you can find them. A great place to start is reading our laptop buying guide, which will take out a lot of the guesswork that may have gone into your purchasing decision. As for where you can find them, you’ve got your usual suspects in the form of Currys PC World (opens in new tab), Amazon (opens in new tab), Box.co.uk (opens in new tab), Overclockers (opens in new tab), KRCS (opens in new tab), AO.com (opens in new tab), Laptops Direct (opens in new tab), and more.

However, you will also be surprised at the bobby dazzlers you’ll find when shopping directly from the manufacturers. Whether it’s something from Dell (opens in new tab), Lenovo (opens in new tab), HP (opens in new tab), Apple (opens in new tab), Razer (opens in new tab), Acer (opens in new tab), Asus (opens in new tab), or any of the other big players on the field, there is always a discount going on if you have the time to look.

Here are the best laptop deals in Britain right now, at every price range.

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Best laptop deals in the UK

Laptop Deals — Windows PC

Huawei MateBook 16S: £1,299 (opens in new tab)

Huawei MateBook 16S: £1,299 £1,099 @ Huawei (opens in new tab)
The Huawei MateBook 16S is a bloody brilliant big screen laptop, which packs power and offers serious value for monay. Now it's even cheaper — giving more people the chance to make the most of 12th Gen Intel Core i7 power, alongside 16GB of RAM and that 1TB SSD, alongside the vivid 16-inch panel.

Dell XPS 13: £949 (opens in new tab)

Dell XPS 13: £949 £887 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Take a look at our 5-star Dell XPS 13 review (opens in new tab) and you’ll see just how much we love this portable powerhouse for its top-shelf specs and stylish design. This one is no different, cramming an 12th gen Intel Core i5 CPU, 8GB LPDDR4 RAM and a 256GB SSD into this masterfully crafted hardware with a bright and lovely FHD+ display.

MSI Katana GF66 with RTX 3070:  £1,399 (opens in new tab)

MSI Katana GF66 with RTX 3070: £1,399 £1,099 @ Laptops Direct (opens in new tab)
Now £300 off, this is the cheapest RTX 3070 gaming laptop we've ever seen. It packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 144Hz display, Intel Core i7-11800H CPU, 16GB RAM and Nvidia's GeForce RTX 3070 GPU with 8GB of graphics memory. For storage and transferring files, there's a speedy 512GB SSD onboard. 

Asus VivoBook 15: £449 (opens in new tab)

Asus VivoBook 15: £449 £289 @ Very (opens in new tab)
Now £190 off, the Asus VivoBook 15 is one of the best cheap laptops for the money. The notebook in this deal packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) display, an Intel Pentium Gold CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD.

Huawei MateBook X Pro (2022): £1,799 (opens in new tab)

Huawei MateBook X Pro (2022): £1,799 £1,699 @ Huawei (opens in new tab) with free MateView 24-inch monitor
My favourite ultrabook is now £300 off right now in a huge Black Friday deal! The Huawei MateBook X Pro packs a stunning 14.2-inch display, 12th Gen Intel Core i7 CPU, 16GB DDR5 RAM and a 1TB SSD  — all in a sleek, durable and lightweight chassis.

Laptop Deals — Apple MacBooks

MacBook Air (M1/8GB/256GB): £999 (opens in new tab)

MacBook Air (M1/8GB/256GB): £999 £877 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
As you can read in our MacBook Air with M1 review, the switch to an ARM-based processor presents a groundbreaking transformation with blistering performance and super-long battery life. All of this is crammed into a seriously sleek chassis and runs so cool, it doesn’t need a fan.

Apple 2021 MacBook Pro 14 (512GB SSD): £1,899 (opens in new tab)

Apple 2021 MacBook Pro 14 (512GB SSD): £1,899 £1,725 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The newly released 14-inch MacBook Pro is already £100 off on Amazon. It starts with an 8-core M1 Pro chip (upgradeable to M1 Max), gorgeous mini LED display, 16GB RAM, 14-core GPU and 512GB of storage. 

Apple MacBook Air M2: £1,249 (opens in new tab)

Apple MacBook Air M2: £1,249 £1,119 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
Save £130 on the M2 Apple MacBook Air at Amazon. It features an M2 8-core processor, 8-Core GPU, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of SSD storage. It packs a 13.6-inch (2560 x 1664) Liquid Retina display, Magic Keyboard, Touch Bar, and Touch ID. 

MacBook Pro (M2/8GB/256GB): £1,349 (opens in new tab)

MacBook Pro (M2/8GB/256GB): £1,349 £1,225 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
The brand new M2 MacBook Pro is already getting a discount — even though it's literally just come out! Get all the powerful benefits of Apple's chip with an active cooling system for sustained performance.

Laptop Deals — Chromebooks

Asus C223 11.6-inch Chromebook: £199 (opens in new tab)

Asus C223 11.6-inch Chromebook: £199 £184 @ Amazon (opens in new tab)
No frills. No fancy features. This is just a dirt cheap Chromebook with enough power for the essentials. If you ever need something really inexpensive for school work, web browsing or light productivity, this is the one for you.

Jason England
Content Editor

Jason brings a decade of tech and gaming journalism experience to his role as a writer at Laptop Mag. He takes a particular interest in writing articles and creating videos about laptops, headphones and games. He has previously written for Kotaku, Stuff and BBC Science Focus. In his spare time, you'll find Jason looking for good dogs to pet or thinking about eating pizza if he isn't already.