Best cheap laptops for under £500

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Best cheap laptops for under £500

by Callum Tennent

We round up our top-scoring laptops for less than £500, to help you find the best laptop available without breaking the bank.

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The best cheap laptop for you

Technology has moved on so much that you really don't have to spend big to get a laptop that will do everything you need. Here, we round up the best cheap laptops for less than £500. These cheap laptops will tackle most tasks with ease, and we've picked out a range of sizes so you can have an ultra-portable 11-inch laptop or a cheap 15-inch laptop for everyday use.

Best laptops under £500

Which? score 73%
Tested Jan 2016
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Fantastic convertible Best Buy laptop. It's one of the lightest on the market, has a decent display, and is very comfortable to use.

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We couldn't quite believe how good this £180 laptop is. A Best Buy laptop for a rock-bottom price.

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With a detachable 10.1-inch display, this is an affordable option if you can't decide between a tablet or a laptop.

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We were pleasantly surprised by this big, solid workhorse of a PC. It's one of the best 15-inch laptops on test for the price.

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