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Date: 23 Aug 2016   Posted By: Chetan     Group: Computers & Smart Devices    Category: Laptops & Tablets   

Help to purchase a laptop for a budget of 30k, with general purpose. It should be for gaming movie and all in one use.

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Author: Timmappa Kamat    24 Aug 2016      Member Level: Platinum     Points : 10  (Rs 10)    Voting Score: 0

A few good laptops that may be suitable for your requirements are -

1. HP 15-af114AU

The laptop comes with 4 GB RAM and 1 TB storage capacity. It is powered by a APU Quad Core A8 processor. The graphics are handled by AMD Radeon R5 graphic card. The RAM can be expanded to another 8 GB. The laptop comes with Windows 10 preinstalled. You have two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 ports. HP 15 af114AU has a 15.6 inch HD LED Backlit Widescreen BrightView Display. It does have CD/DVD writer with a 8X read/write speed.
You can buy it on Flipkart at Rs. 25990. You can get 5 % off on select banks.

2. HP 15-af008AX

It is again a 15.6 inch laptop that has APU Quad Core A8 processor. It does come with 4 GB RAM and 1 TB storage capacity. AMD Radeon R5 Series M330 graphics takes care of your graphics requirements. You get DOS as the preinstalled operating system. The laptop has two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 ports. You also have access to HDMI port and 3 in 1 multi card reader. HP 15 af008AX comes with an HD LED Backlit Widescreen BrightView Display at 1280 x 720 resolution. The CD - DVD writer has 8X read/write speed.

Buy it from Flipkart at Rs. 26990. You can opt for 5 percent discount on purchase through credit/ debit card.

3. Acer Aspire E E5-573G

The laptop excels with its feature as it comes with a 5th Gen Intel Core i3 processor. The graphics are taken care of by NVIDIA Geforce 920M graphics. As is common with the laptops at this price range, you get 4 GB RAM and 1 TB hard drive. The RAM can be expanded by another 16 GB. The onboard operating system is Linux. In a strong departure from the existing standards, it comes with two USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 ports. The 15.6 inch display has HD LED Backlit Active Matrix TFT LCD Display properties.

You may buy it on Flipkart at Rs. 31640. You may get 1 Year Accidental Damage Protection and 2 Year Extended Warranty for Rs. 299 along with Free Antivirus.

4. Dell Inspiron 15 3542

It does come with 4th Gen Intel Core i3 processor. The Intel HD 4400 graphics takes care of your graphical needs. You have access to 4 GB RAM and 1 TB storage capacity. The laptop comes with Ubuntu OS preinstalled. You have two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 ports. The HD LED Backlit Display with Truelife display has a resolution of 1366 x 768 and the display size measures 15.6 inch.

Buy it on Flipkart at Rs. 30000.

5. Acer Aspire E15 Laptop

The laptop is powered by Intel Core i3 processor. The graphics are taken care of by NVIDIA GTX 920M graphics. The laptop has 4 GB of RAM and 1 TB storage capacity. The laptop runs on Ubuntu operating system by default. The RAM can be expanded by another 16 GB. High Brightness Acer CineCrystal LED-backlit TFT LCD display has a 15.6 inch screen size and a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. It has two USB 3.0 and one USB 2.0 ports.

You will be able to buy it for Rs. 30799 from SnapDeal.


Author: Mahesh    26 Aug 2016      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 12  (Rs 12)    Voting Score: 0

Here are some of the budget priced laptop for and under 30K price range.

Lenovo 100-15IBD : 100-15IBD model from Lenovo has 15.6-inch display screen with black sturdy design. It has Intel Core 5005U i3 processor with 4GB RAM. The machine's performance is really good for casual gaming and minimal multi media tasks. It has Intel integrated graphics however don't expect console level performance. Though if you're into serious gaming that requires heavy graphic usage, then you have to get the budget beyond 40K for additional specs in the model. It also has 500 GB hard disk which is good for normal computing. It has freeDOS pre-loaded and you can upgrade to Windows 10 Professional version if you want.

It costs 25,999 Rs for this model on Amazon.

Dell Inspiron 3543: This model from Dell Inspiron 3543 has 15.6-inch plastic body. The processor for the laptop is Core i3-5005U 2nd generation. It has 4GB RAM with integrated graphics from Intel. Though it may not be high level gaming laptop but under 30k it has good performance that suits your need for casual gaming and movie watching. All in all, a good general purpose laptop. It has DOS pre installed on it so you have to upgrade to Windows 10 or Linux.

Cost : 26,999 Rs at Amazon and 27340 on Snapdeal.

Acer Aspire E5-573 : E5-573 model from ACER has 15.6 inches display screen with grey body. It has Core i3 Intel processor with 4GB RAM. The machine has 500 GB of disk space. By default the system has Windows 8.1 pre insalled. However the machine does qualify for the Windows 10 upgrade. So you can get that during the purchase as well. It has integrated graphics in it so the machine is good enough for the casual gaming and multimedia usage.

Cost : 27,999 Rs on Amazon.

HP 15-AC042TU : This model from HP has 15.6-inch LED display curvy semi-grey thin finish body. It has 1.7GHz Intel core i3 4005U processor with 4GB RAM. It has intel HD graphics and can be suitable for medium level of gaming. The device by default has the DOS installed on it. So if you want you can upgrade to the Windows 10 on it. The HD capacity of 1TB makes it a good laptop for those who wish to have a lot of storage on it. The reviews for this laptop are very good goes to show that it is very well designed general purpose laptop.

Cost: 29,360 Rs on Amazon.

Asus X554LA-XX371H Acer has recently put some of the good laptop models in the market. This model from Acer has some good reviews and appears in most of the recommendation engines. It has 15.6-inch LED display with black metallic finish body. The processor is 2nd generation Intel Core i3 4030U with 4GB RAM. The HDD of 500 GB is more than enough for Windows 8.1 OS. However it's better to upgrade to Windows 10 during the purchase time. Based on the specification, I can say it's good enough for casual gaming and movies.

Cost : 28,800 Rs on Amazon and Snapdeal.

Lenovo 59-442243 : For budget upto 30K, the lenovo's laptop offer very quality laptop. This is one is one of the good models with positive reviews. It has 15.6-inch LED display with black plastic finish body. Having Intel 2nd generation Core i3 4030U with 4GB RAM, the machine sure has a good performance. It has total 1TB of HD space with DOS installed on it. They do offer upgrade to windows in any service center. For casual gaming and general purpose use, the machine is really a good choice for you.

Cost : 29852 Rs -30100 Rs on Amazon.

There are few other models that you can check out on Amazon and Snapdeal.


Author: Anwesha    26 Aug 2016      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 10  (Rs 10)    Voting Score: 0

For a laptop that is good for gaming movie purpose it has to have a good graphics feature. I have listed down these five laptops that comes within your said budget of Rs.30000 and are excellent for gaming as well as for other tasks. Check them out.

1. HP 15-af114AU
It is one of the best laptops that come under the budget of 30K in India. The laptop falls under the category of Notebook variety that comes with 4GB RAM and 1TB HDD. It works on APU Quad Core A8 processor and AMD Radeon R5 Series graphics which works excellent for gaming movies.
Price: 24,990

2. Acer Aspire E 15 ES1 -571-33F3 15.6-inch Laptop
This Diamond Black coloured laptop runs on Intel Core i3-5005U 5th Gen processor 2Ghz and is packed with 4GB DDR3L RAM. It has got a 500GB 5400rpm Serial ATA Hard Drive. The screen is of 15.6-inch and it has Intel HD 5500 Graphics that is ideal for gaming purpose. The laptop is based on Windows 10 operating system.
Price: 29,999

3. Lenovo G50-45 80E301N3IN 15.6-inch Laptop
This AMD A8-6410 comes with the variants of 8GB/ 1TB/ DOS/ 2GB. The laptop is Black in colour, weighing around 2.5kg. The laptop has a 8GB DDR3 RAM with 1TB 5400rpm Serial ATA hard drive. It has got a 15.6-inch screen, with ATI Exo Pro R5 M330 2GB Graphics and that is specially crafted for gaming purpose.
Price: 27,997

4. Dell Inspiron 3542 Laptop
This is yet another good laptop that runs on 1.7 GHz Intel Core i3 Processor, has a 4GB DDR3 RAM with 1 TB Hard drive. The Screen is 15.6 inch and it has got Intel HD Graphics 4400 Integrated Graphics. The laptop is based on Linux Operating System.
Price: 25,999

5. Acer Aspire E E5-573-32JT
This is 2GHz Intel Core i3 5005U processor laptop that comes with 4GB DDR3 RAM and 1TB Serial ATA hard drive. The
screen is of 15.6-inch and it has got an Intel HD 5500 Graphics. The laptop is based o Linux operating system.
Price: 26,925





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