If you are someone who has been looking to buy a new laptop and waiting for a sale, then you will be glad to know that new AMD Ryzen 5000U powered laptops are best in terms of performance, price and efficiency.
In 2021, after the announcement of these mobile APUs, we have seen a lot of models adopting them and now with good availability. Now, on Flipkart’s Big Savings Day, this is the perfect moment to grab hold of the latest laptop:
7. Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3
Lenovo has launched a brand new budget laptop – IdeaPad Slim 3, and it is quite popular among enthusiasts, but it is a new version of the much-loved budget laptop. The Lenovo IdeaPad Slim 3 Gen 6 houses the latest AMD Ryzen 5000U mobile processors and has a thin & light design to give a modern feel.
With thinner bezels around the corners and weighing just 1.4 Kg, you have a great laptop to consider if you are looking for one in the Rs.50k price segment.
From sporting the latest AMD Ryzen 5 5500U Processor with 6 cores and 12 threads or having a 14-inch FHD (1920×1080) IPS Anti-glare display with 300nits of peak brightness, you have a laptop that promises up to 9 hours battery life.
It is coupled with up to 8GB DDR4 3200MHz RAM, here one RAM stick is soldered, and the other is upgradable. You have a 512 GB NVMe M.2 2280 SSD and the important 720p HD webcam with PrivacyShutter.
For connectivity, you have Realtek 8822CE Wi-Fi 5 and Bluetooth 5.0 support; also, you have both Fingerprint Reader and a Backlit Keyboard. Coming to ports, you get 1xUSB 3.2 Gen 1, 1xUSB-C 3.2 Gen 1, 1xUSB 2.0, Headphone / microphone combo jack (3.5mm) options.
Laptops even two years ago never offered soo much for this pricing, and you will be amazed to know that Lenovo is offering 2 Years Onsite Warranty with this laptop and comes with MS OFFICE pre-included. Also, Lenovo is offering extra warranty, Udemy vouchers and easy EMI options for students as well.
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6. Acer Aspire 7
- This laptop packs a punch in performance as it comes with an AMD Ryzen 5500U processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 graphics processor.
- It Features a 39.62 cm (15.6) Full HD LED Backlit screen, with an 81.61% screen-to-body ratio, which offers clean and detailed visuals, irrespective of whether you’re playing games, creating a presentation, or watching videos.
- This laptop comes with a dual-band Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) connectivity that helps offer up to three times enhanced network throughput and reduced latency by up to 75% compared to its predecessor, the Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) standard.
- Along with the USB Type-C port, this laptop also comes with one USB 2.0 port and two SuperSpeed USB 5 Gbps Type-A ports (one of these can be used for offline charging).
If you are sort of a gamer and also prefer to use your laptop for other work stuff, then this is the laptop you should definitely consider. It is because, apart from housing a powerful Ryzen 5500U, you also get decent GTX 1650 graphics that lets you play games and work smoothly.
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5. ASUS VivoBook Flip 14
Price: starts ₹57,990
So, ASUS has this time just refreshed the hardware of the laptop, rest everything remains almost the same. You still get a 14-inch full-HD LED-backlit touch display with 45% NTSC coverage and to be fair it’s quite good but could have been more colour accurate for the asked price.
Much like last year, you can still configure the VivoBook Flip 14 with up to an 8 core, 16 threaded AMD Ryzen 7 5700U, so you can opt for the budget Ryzen 3 5300U or the Ryzen 5 5500U. The laptop comes with 8 GB DDR4 RAM clocked at 3,200MHz, which is expandable up to 12GB as one slot is soldered, and you get up to 512GB M.2 NVME PCIe X2 SSD for storage.
Connectivity and ports remain the same as that of last-gen with Wi-Fi 6 & Bluetooth 5.0 support, while for ports, you have a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A port, a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port, HDMI 1.4, audio jack combo, and a microSD card reader.
The laptop still comes with Harman Kardon tuned speakers, weighs 1.5kg and has an HD camera as well. This time though, the ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 (TM 420) starts at ₹57,990 and comes in only Bespoke Black colour variant.
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4. ASUS VivoBook Ultra K14
Price: ₹ 63,990
The ASUS VivoBook Ultra K14 features a 14-inch full-HD LED-backlit display, still comes with 250 nits peak brightness and 45% NTSC coverage.
You get the newer AMD APUs at the heart of the laptops, featuring up to 8 cores, 16 threaded Ryzen 7 5700U. Though both come with 8GB DDR4 RAM at 3,200MHz, the Ultra K14 features 512GB M.2 NVME PCIe X2 SSD, while the Ultra K15 gives you the option of both 256GB M.2 NVMe PCIe X2 SSD and up to a 1TB SATA HDD.
Both come with a decent 42Whr battery; however, the ASUS VivoBook Ultra K14 weighs around 1.4kg. You get both Wi-Fi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0 support for connectivity, whereas, for ports, you get a USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-A port, a USB 3.1 Gen1 Type-C port, two USB 2.0 ports, HDMI 1.4, a combo audio jack, and a microSD card reader.
You can get the ASUS VivoBook Ultra K14 with AMD Ryzen 7 5700U processor, 8GB RAM/512GB SSD for ₹ 63,990: https://fas.st/0P9mje
Whereas you can now buy the toned-down ASUS VivoBook Ultra K14 with AMD Ryzen 5 5500U processor, 8GB RAM/512GB SSD for ₹54,990: https://fas.st/BRgQS
3. Lenovo IdeaPad 5
- Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 5700U | Speed: 1.8 GHz (Base) – 4.3 GHz (Max) | 8 Cores | 8MB Cache
- OS: Pre-Loaded Windows 10 Home with Lifetime Validity
- Pre-Installed: MS Office Home and Student 2019
- Memory and Storage: 8GB RAM DDR4-3200 | 512 GB SSD
- Display: 15.6″ Full HD (1920×1080) | Brightness: 300 nits | Anti-Glare | IPS Technology | 45% NTSC
- Design: 1.79 cm Thin and 1.66 kg Light | 4-sided Narrow Bezels | Aluminium Material Top | Backlit Keyboard | Fingerprint Reader
- Battery Life: 11 Hours | 57Wh Battery | Rapid Charge (Up to 80% in 1 Hour)
- Camera (Built-in): HD 720p Camera | Fixed Focus | Privacy Shutter | Integrated Dual Array Microphone
- Audio: 2 x 2W Stereo Speakers | HD Audio | Dolby Audio
- Connectivity: WiFi 5 (11ac, 2×2) | Bluetooth 5.0
- Ports: 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1, 1 USB 3.2 Type-C Gen 1 (support data transfer, Power Delivery 3.0 and DisplayPort 1.2), Headphone/Mic combo jack, HDMI 1.4b, 4-in-1 media reader (MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC)
- In the box: Laptop, Power Adapter and User Manual
Lenovo has essentially upgraded the same laptop it launched last year with newer AMD APUs that sport more power than before. So, essentially on the design, display and even battery front, you have the identical specs, but kudos to Lenovo for keeping the prices as low as ₹63,990.
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2. ASUS ZenBook 14
- Processor: Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 5500U, 8MB Cache, 2.1GHz Base Speed, Up to 4.0GHz Turbo Boost Speed, 6 cores, 12 Threads
- Memory & Storage: 8GB LPDDR4X onboard 4266MHz RAM with | Storage: 512GB SSD M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0
- 14.0-inch, FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9, IPS-level Panel, Anti-glare display, sRGB: 100%, Screen-to-body ratio: 90 ％
- Ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C support display / power delivery, 1x HDMI 2.1 and Micro SD card reader
- Backlit Chiclet Keyboard with 1.4mm Key-travel and support NumberPad
- 720p HD camera
- Harman/Kardon tuned speaker with Cortana and Alexa voice-recognition support
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6(802.11ax)+Bluetooth 5.0 (Dual band) 2*2
- 67WHrs, 4-cell Li-ion battery
Premiumness comes at a cost, and if you need an ultrabook, you definitely know how good ASUS ZenBook 14 is, and now stuff with up to 8 cores & 16 threads, you get tremendous performance in a thin and light form factor. It looks great from the outside, easy to carry and colour-accurate enough for work, without worrying about the battery life.
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1. ASUS Zenbook 13 OLED
- Processor & Graphics: AMD Ryzen 7 5700U Processor, 1.8 GHz (8MB Cache, up to 4.3 GHz, 8 Cores, 16 Threads) | Integrated AMD Radeon Graphics
- Memory; Storage & Software Included: 16GB LPDDR4X onboard RAM | Storage: 1 TB M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD & Pre-installed MS Office Home and Student 2019 | Operating System: Pre-loaded Windows 10 Home with lifetime validity
- Display: 13.3-inch, OLED, FHD (1920 x 1080) 16:9, Glossy display, 400nits, DCI-P3: 100%, Pantone Validated, 100% sRGB, 4-sided NanoEdge design with up to 88% screen-to-body ratio, IPS-level wide-view technology
- I/O Ports: 1x HDMI 2.0a, 1x USB 3.1 Type A (Gen1), 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 1x Micro SD card reader | Edge-to-edge design, full-size backlit, with 1.4mm key travel | Touchpad: Glass-covered, Precision Touchpad with NumberPad 2.0, i.e., integrated LED-illuminated numeric keypad
- Other: IR HD web camera with Windows Hello support| Face recognition login | Wi-Fi 6 (Gig+) (802.11ax) 2*2 | Bluetooth 5.0 | US MIL-STD 810G military-grade standard| with Cortana and Alexa voice-recognition support
If you are looking for a premium laptop with an OLED display, ASUS has this Zenbook 13 OLED made for you, charged up with Ryzen 7 5700U and 16GB LPDDR4X RAM; look no further as this is the thin and light beast you are getting at a hefty price though. You have a great display, all the necessary ports and connectivity with long battery life, all you expect from a portable ultrabook.
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