It may be the Monday after a long holiday weekend, but some are still scouring for deals online today rather than refocusing on work.
Cyber Monday has become just as popular as Black Friday, the shopping holiday that requires many shoppers to leave their homes. On Cyber Monday, whether at home or at work, consumers can search on their favorite e-commerce sites for deals on clothes, electronics and household items. Computers are often the hot-ticket item that will always top the list on Cyber Monday.
According to statistics site Muchneeded.com, Cyber Monday is expected to rake in $6.6 billion in the U.S. Electronics still top the list of Cyber Monday deals, with small laptops, streaming equipment and tablets leading the pack. Video games, electronic toys, and clothing and accessories follow.
If you’re on a tight budget, but in desperate need of a new laptop or tablet, you’re in luck. There are numerous deals on computers this Cyber Monday. Below, we’ve curated a short list of the best deals you can get on computers for less than $300.
All prices listed are before taxes and shipping.
The slim laptop with a 14-inch screen is portable and received four stars on the Walmart website.
The HP has a Dual-Core AMD Ryzen 3 processor and a particularly responsive precision touch pad. It comes with Windows 10 S mode built in, an internal storage that maxes out at 128GB and an eight-hour battery life.
Amazon has this Acer convertible Chromebook on its best seller list for Cyber Monday.
It runs on the Chrome OS operating system and has built-in virus protection, which updates automatically. The Google Play store allows for an array of apps, games, music, books and music to be added with a few clicks. The HD touch display computer runs on the Intel Celeron N3150, and the flip option allows versatility for the 11.6-inch screen.
On Cyber Monday only, this convertible laptop-tablet option is available for $100 less than its regular price on Mircosoft’s site.
The Surface Go can handle daily tasks with laptop performance but “tablet portability.” The portable Microsoft offering comes with 64GB storage, so it has storage for word processing, computer surfing and more.
Apple iPad 10.2-inch Wi-Fi Only
The iPad 10.2 2019 version is on sale today at Target, Amazon, Best Buy and B&H photo, but Target has the lightweight Apple option at the lowest price, which is $100 its retail. The durable previous generation model of the iPad has 32GB of storage and is available in black, gold and silver (while supplies last).
The largest computing system on the list, Lenovo’s Ideapad offers a 15.6-inch screen, 256 GB f storage and 8GB of memory. Walmart reviewers gave the laptop more than four stars for its high-speed connecting, thin design and “state-of-the-art processing and accelerated graphics” performance.
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