This year’s Presidents’ Day laptop sales and deals are just around the corner now, just a week away, in fact, although those looking to bag a bargain early will be pleased to know we’re already seeing great prices on a myriad of machines.
Alongside the annual Presidents’ Day TV sales, laptops tend to be among the most hotly contested areas for discounts on electronics in general. We’ve put together this handy guide for our readers so they don’t miss a single laptop deal – be that on a machine for casual use, work, or even gaming. Best Buy, Dell, Amazon, and Lenovo are already dropping some great discounts on cheap laptops right now, and you can see our recommendations just below.
So far, highlights include a slew of excellent cheap Lenovo laptops that are absolutely perfect for casual use – such as this $60 off Chromebook at Best Buy for just $269. In the mid-price points, we’re also seeing some good options from HP and Dell in particular, such as this HP 15 for $479.99 (was $669.99), or this incredible Intel i7-equipped Dell Inspiron 14 for $629.99 ($799.99).
If you’re looking to spend more, you’ll also be glad to see today’s latest prices on ultrabooks are also looking exceptional. Highlights include the M1 Apple MacBook Air returning to its lowest price ever at Amazon – just $949 (down from $999). Windows users will also be well-served by this Dell XPS 13 on sale for just $849 – a stunning $300 price cut on a machine with not just a 512GB SSD, but a Core i7 processor too.
Of course, that’s just a tiny selection of what’s available in these early Presidents’ Day laptop sales and deals. Just down below, you’ll find plenty more fine options. If you’re also interested in seeing TVs, mattresses, and other discounts, then head on over to our main best President’s Day sales page for our roundup of the event as a whole.
Lenovo IdeaPad 1 11-inch laptop:
$239.99 $194.99 at Lenovo
It’s hard to believe you can get a fully functional branded Windows laptop for under $200 but this Lenovo IdeaPad is just managing to squeeze under budget in the Presidents Day laptop sales. With an Intel Celeron N4020 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage, you’re not getting huge power here, but for a portable machine for casual use, this one will cover you for the basics.View Deal
Lenovo 14-inch touchscreen Chromebook:
$329 $269 at Best Buy
Save $60 – Here’s another great Presidents Day Lenovo laptop sale, this time at Best Buy on a cheap and cheerful 14-inch Chromebook. With a touch-screen display, AMD A6 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage, this one’s a great buy if you’re looking for a cheaper Chromebook for casual or school use.View Deal
Lenovo C330 11-inch 2-in-1 Chromebook:
$299.99 $269.99 at Lenovo
With a MediaTek processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage, this Lenovo C330 has slightly weaker specs than the Best Buy deal above but does come with the added advantage of being a 2-in-1 Chromebook. That means you can easily turn this machine into a tablet if you’d prefer to simply sit back and watch videos or make full use of the touchscreen display.View Deal
Dell Inspiron 5000 14-inch:
$449.99 $379.99 at Dell
Save $70 – A hefty price cut makes this 14-inch Dell Inspiron absolutely stellar value today in the Presidents Day sales. With an 11th gen Intel Core i3 processor, 4GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD, this Inspiron is going to serve you really well for all those basic productivity tasks with super up-to-date components.View Deal
Asus VivoBook 14-inch laptop:
$499 $399 at Walmart
Save $100 – Making that budget stretch a little further this week in the Presidents’ Day laptop sales will bag you this great 14-inch Asus VivoBook at Walmart. With a Ryzen 5 processor, 256GB SSD and 8GB of RAM, this VivoBook isn’t just thin and portable, but it’s got plenty of power under the hood.View Deal
Asus 14-inch 2-in-1 Chromebook:
$529 $429 at Best Buy
Moving up the price scale a little opens you up to a thin-bezel display, 64GB of storage, and an Intel m3 processor with this Asus machine. Not only that, but you’re upgrading to 2-in-1 functionality here, so you can easily switch between a laptop and tablet.
HP Laptop 15t:
$669.99 $479.99 at HP
Save $190 – HP always makes exceptional value machines and this 15T is no exception to that – especially after a big discount. Inside this machine has an 11th generation Intel Core i5, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD, making it put out ultrabook level performance for a relatively low price point.View Deal
Lenovo IdeaPad 3 17.3-inch laptop:
$709.99 $544.99 at Lenovo
Save $165 – You’re upping to a 512GB SSD and 17-inch screen with this Lenovo IdeaPad today at the official store, making this a great deal for those planning on watching and storing those big media files. The 10th gen Intel Core i5 and 8GB of RAM are pretty good as well and should see you zipping through most applications just fine.View Deal
MSI Modern 15.6-inch laptop:
$649.99 $549.99 at Best Buy
Save $100 – This MSI manages to pack in some seriously impressive specs under the hood for the money, especially since it’s got an aluminum chassis – something you simply don’t see for this price. A 10th gen Intel Core i5, 8GB of RAM, and 512GB SSD means this MSI performs just as well as it looks.View Deal
Dell Inspiron 14 5000 laptop:
$799.99 $629.99 at Dell
Save $170 – If you’re looking for the ultimate value machine for both work and casual use, this new Dell Inspiron is packing in a ton of power under the hood. With a 10th gen Intel Core i7, 12GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD, you won’t be running into issues running those apps any time soon with this Inspiron. Of course, it’s not quite as fancy as an XPS, but for sheer value this one’s fantastic.View Deal
Dell XPS 13 laptop:
$1,249.99 $849.99 at Dell
Save $300 – The Dell Presidents’ Day laptop sales have also brought fantastic price cuts on the XPS series – some of the best laptops money can buy right now. This particular sale is for a machine rocking a 10th gen Core i7, 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD – top-end specs that you simply don’t normally see on ultrabooks at this price point.View Deal
Apple MacBook Air (M1, 256GB):
$999 $949.99 at Amazon
Save $50 – Returning to its lowest ever price at Amazon this week is the brand new Apple MacBook Air – which features the companies latest M1 processor. That chip gives this notebook incredible power for such a lightweight machine, and with its gorgeous all-aluminum chassis and Retina display, it looks absolutely fantastic too.View Deal
Asus Flip 14-inch 2-in-1 Chromebook:
$999 $963.99 at Best Buy
If you’re after more juice from your Chromebook, there’s a massive 512GB SSD and 16GB RAM hiding away in this 2-in-1 Asus Flip. That’s a stunning amount of storage that will see you through a wide range of programs and workflows, especially seeing as Chrome OS is already so streamlined.
New Dell XPS 13 laptop:
$1,099.99 $999.99 at Dell
Save $100 – Here’s another great sale on a Dell XPS 13 machine at the official site on the very latest model. This one’s rocking that near bezel-less display that’s the hallmark feature of these particular models although it doesn’t quite have the specs of the slightly older version featured above. Still, a 10th gen Intel Core i5, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB SSD are absolutely great specs all around.View Deal
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (13.5-inch):
$1,299 $999.99 at Microsoft
Save $300 – The Surface Laptop 3 is a premium, all-aluminum ultrabook that can give any Dell XPS or MacBook a run for its money. At just 2.76 pounds, the 13.5-inch model is really light for such a solidly built machine and also features a great touchscreen display, fantastic keyboard and trackpad, and plenty of power under the hood.
Core i5 (16GB):
$1499 $1199.99 | Core i7 (16GB): $1599 $1299.99View Deal
HP Envy x360 15.6-inch 2-in-1 laptop:
$1,379 $1,149.99 at HP
Save $230 – With a 10th gen Intel Core i7, 16GB of RAM, 512GB SSD and 4K display, this HP Envy x360 might just be the most specced out laptop on our list this week. Being a touchscreen 2-in-1 too you’ve also got a huge amount of flexibility here for just about any task you can think of – short of heavy duty gaming.View Deal
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 (15-inch):
$1,499 $1,199.99 at Microsoft
Save $300 – Also discounted today in the Microsoft Winter sale is the bigger 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 – a powerful machine that ditches Intel in favor of the AMD Ryzen processors instead. Like its smaller sibling, the 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 features a premium metal chassis, great display, and some of the best battery life you’ll find on a laptop anywhere.
Ryzen 5 (16GB):
$1699 $1399.99 | Ryzen 7 (16GB): $2099 $1799.99View Deal
Apple MacBook Pro (M1, 256GB):
$1,299 $1,199.99 at Amazon
Save $100 on the M1 MacBook Pro at Amazon, a discount that returns both the Silver and Space Gray models down to their lowest prices yet. That’s a stunning offer on the latest release, especially considering we haven’t seen this cost since 2020, and it’s the first time it’s been available on the Space Grey version.
$1,499 $1,399.99 at Amazon