Before deciding a laptop you need to understand your usage and what type of tasks you will be performing on it. Budget is also an important factor based on which one decides a laptop. Students generally use some professional tools and internet services on their laptop, few are mentioned below for clarity:
- Microsoft Office tools to create presentations, reports and assignments.
- Internet browsing
- Social Networking and Video Calling
- Light Gaming
- Video and Audio Streaming
If this is your requirement then you should select laptops that run on dual core processor clocked at a decent speed of atleast 1.5GHz coupled with minimum 2GB RAM. This basic configuration should give you good speed that you require for your system however if your budget allows you can go for higher configuration. Storage capacity of 500 GB should work fine and you should also consider its battery backup. For light gaming you may not need any specific dedicated graphics memory space. Manufacturers like HP, Dell, Lenovo etc. offer inbuilt Windows OS for various models which means you need not spend additional amount for it. One can buy laptop with this specification in the price range of INR 20,000 – 27,000 depending on brand and configuration. Laptops with this configuration should work fine for students unless you are a web designing and animation student. They require different set of high end specification.
Top Lenovo laptops for students
Lenovo B4030 59-425891:
This laptops runs on a Intel Celeron dual core processor clocked at 2.16GHz coupled with 2 GB DDR3 RAM. This laptops features a 14 inches anti glare screen, 500GB HDD, Windows 8.1OS and HD webcam. This laptop is priced at INR 20,843.
Lenovo IdeaPad G50-30 80G0015HIN:
This laptop is fueled with Intel Pentium quad core processor spinning at 2.16 GHz coupled with 4 GB DDR3 RAM. Graphics on this laptop are supported by Intel HD graphics. This Lenovo laptop features a 15.6 inches HD LED display, 500 GB HDD, Windows 8.1 OS, HD webcam and Stereo Speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio Certification. This laptop offers battery backup of upto 5 hours. This is priced at INR 22,841.
Lenovo Essential G405 59 415703:
This laptop works on an AMD Quad Core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz, supported by 4 GB DDR3 RAM. This Lenovo laptop features a 14 inch HD display, 500 GB RAM, Windows 8.1 OS, HD Webcam and good sound support. This laptop is priced at INR 24,600.
Lenovo Essential G500 59 412737:
This laptop runs on Intel Pentium dual core processor 2020M clocked at 2.4 GHz coupled with 2GB DDR3 RAM. This laptop features a 15.6 inches screen, 1TB HDD, Windows 8.1 OS, HD webcam and provide good sound quality. This laptop is priced at INR 24,330.
Lenovo G5070 59-413711:
This laptop runs on Intel Core i3-4010U Processor clocked at 1.7 GHz supported by 4GB DDR3 RAM. This laptop sports a 15.6 inched HD LED Display, 500 GB HDD and all the basic features are intact. This device offers battery backup of upto 5 hours once completely charged. This is priced at INR 26,140.
All the above mentioned laptops offer lag free performance and are designed perfect for students. Price mentioned with these laptops is prices that are available online which may differ with different shopping sites. Offline stores price may also vary.