Intel recently introduced 3rd generation Intel Core i5 Processor which has faster architecture, improved performance and less power consumption. People are now opting to buy cheap 3rd generation i5 Laptops which have both value for money and very good performance. These laptops with 3rd generation Intel processors will be very useful for gamers, multimedia users and business users. This article lists some of the cheap 3rd generation i5 Laptops in India which cost less than Rs. 40,000.
Lenovo is always known for business laptops which are sturdy and with excellent configuration. The G580 series laptops are quite affordable and come with very good specifications, matching that of competitor products. The Laptop is powered with Intel i5 3210M processor which has Turbo Boost capacity of up to 3.10 GHz. The hard disk drive is 500 GB capacity and the physical memory is 4 GB DDR3 RAM.
The graphics performance is also good as it has Integrated Intel HD graphics along with the chipset. It has 0.3 MP webcam for video conferencing, one USB 2.0 port and two USB 3.0 ports. It has a pretty decent battery backup of five hours and comes with FreeDOS operating system. The actual cost of this laptop is 35, 185 rupees.
Dell New Inspiron 15R
Dell is always known for well-designed and cheaper laptops for home usage. The Core i5 3210M powered Dell Inspiron 15R costs around 40, 800 rupees approximately. It has an internal hard disk capacity of 500 GB and RAM of 4 GB, which can be extended up to 8 GB. The Integrated Intel HD graphics 4000 ensures smooth performance for gamers. It has two USB 3.0 ports and one USB 2.0 port on the side. It has 1 MP Webcam at top of its LCD display, which is 15.6 inches wide and has default resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.
Samsung is always known for sleek and stylish laptops with budget prices and NP300E5X-S01IN is no different. When compared to other laptops under this price range, it provides better features including dedicated 1 GB Nvidia Geforce Graphics card. Also the hard disk capacity is 750 GB which is not given by other providers. It can guarantee a decent battery life of six hours. There are no USB 3.0 ports which is only drawback and the 0.3 MP Webcam is good video calls. It also has 15.6 inch LCD screen with very good viewing angles and resolution of 1366 X 768 pixels. The laptop costs 37, 500 rupees in India and is preinstalled with FreeDOS operating system. You can install Windows or Linux as you wish after purchasing it separately.
Acer Aspire V3 571
Acer is also known for budget-friendly laptops with decent feature set and Acer Aspire V3 571 is one such product which costs 36, 350 rupees. The laptop is powered with Intel Core i5 3210M processor and 4 GB DDR3 RAM. The hard disk capacity is 500 GB and battery standby time is 4.5 hours. It has two USB 3.0 ports and one USB 2.0 port, 3.5 mm headphone jack, SD card reader and HDMI ports on the side. There is Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity. The 15.6 inch screen has good viewing angles and there is 1.3 MP webcam on top of it. It comes preinstalled with Linux operating system.
HP Pavilion G6-2103TU
HP is a reputed brand for laptops and Desktop computers for long time. They have recently launched cheap Intel i5 3rd generation laptops which has Windows 7 operating system preinstalled in it which can be upgraded to Windows 8 later. It has excellent features including elegant design, 500 GB hard disk drive, 4 GB DDR3 RAM, 15.6 inch LCD screen and Intel HD Graphics. The audio is great with Altec Lansing speakers on the top of the island-style keyboard. There are three USB ports, 1 HDMI port and 1 Ethernet port on the sides. It has 0.3 MP webcam and costs around 38, 500 rupees in India.