E-commerce giant Flipkart has kicked off a new sale event “LAP IT UP” offering discounts on a number of laptops across brands. The sale event will go on from June 19, 2018, till June 21, 2018, where interested buyers can look at new laptops that they are interested in. According to the company, this event is aimed at students and it is offering up to Rs 10,000 off on a number of models as discounts. In addition to the discount, Flipkart is also offering up to Rs 3,000 off as part of the exchange offer, up to 12 months of no cost EMI, and other additional offers for buyers.
As part of its marketing, Flipkart has also revealed the range and specifications of the laptops that students from different fields prefer. According to Flipkart, laptops with Intel Core i3 are preferred by students in management courses and they start from Rs 23,490, laptops with Intel Core i5 are preferred by engineering students and they start from Rs 35,990, and students from Architecture and Design prefer to buy laptops with Intel Core i7 processor.
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In addition to the usual discounts, HDFC is also offering 10 percent instant discount on the purchase if buyers use HDFC Bank Debit or Credit card to make the purchase. This discount is also applicable for buyers who are opting for EMI schemes by the bank. Flipkart is also offering bundled offers along with Google Home, Skullcandy headphones and Canon Inkjet printers to sweeten the deal for the buyers. We at BGR India combed cross the deals offered by Flipkart as part of the LAP IT UP event and here are some of the best deals that we think that you should not miss out on.
MSI GL63 8RC-063IN: Rs 74,990
One of the most exciting deals from this sale event has to be the MSI GL63 as it comes with 8th generation Intel Core i7 processor with 8GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, Windows 10, a 15.6-inch display and more importantly, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 GPU. Sure the GPU is not a GTX 1070 or GTX 1080 but it is more than enough for decent gaming on the budget along with light to medium 4K-video editing work.
It comes with SteelSeries keyboard with MSI Cooler Booster 5 technology to keep the temperature under control. Flipkart is offering up to Rs 10,500 off if you are planning to exchange your laptop to buy this. The original price of this gaming laptop is Rs 79,990.
Lenovo Ideapad IP 320: Rs 43,990
Lenovo is offering a good package with 7th generation Intel Core i5 processor along with 8GB RAM, 1TB internal storage, 15.6-inch display, and Windows 10. Flipkart is offering its buyback guarantee and an extended two-year warranty for Rs 3,899 in addition to the Rs 43,990.
The company is also offering a Google Home Mini for Rs 2,999 and Canon PIXMA MG2470 Inkjet Printer for Rs 1,999 instead of Rs 4,099 and Rs 2,799 respectively. The original price of the laptop is Rs 46,990 and there are a number of service offers and bank offers available on the purchase. Flipkart exchange offer of up to Rs 10,500 is also available on this laptop.
Dell Inspiron 14 3467: Rs 26,990
Dell Inspiron 14 with its price of Rs 26,990 is a compelling offer by Dell for people who are on a budget and don’t really want to do any complex, heavy-duty work with their laptop. It comes with 6th generation Intel Core i3 processor along with 1TB HDD, Windows 10, 14-inch display and 4GB RAM. You may need to upgrade the RAM to 8GB but it works fine. One thing to note here is that this laptop does not come with a CD or DVD optical disk drive. Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs 4,000 along with up to Rs 10,000 off on exchanging the device. Similar to Lenovo Ideapad, the device comes with a bundled offer for Google Home Mini and Canon PIXMA MG2470 Inkjet Printer.
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51: Rs 57,990
Acer Nitro 5 AN515-51 is another compelling deal that should not be missed where interested buyers can buy a moderately powerful laptop without burning a huge hole in their pocket. This gaming laptop comes with 7th generation Intel Core i7 processor along with 8GB RAM, 1 TB HDD, 15.6-inch display, Windows 10, and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050.
Acer has added Coolboost technology along with Dolby and Acer TrueHarmony technology for better audio. Flipkart is offering an Rs 8,000 discount on this gaming laptop along with the usual up to Rs 10,500 discount on exchange offer, and bundled deal with the purchase of Google Home Mini, and Canon PIXMA MG2470 Inkjet Printer. The company is also offering one year extended warranty under Flipkart Protect for Rs 3,940.
HP 15 15q-bu105TX: Rs 46,990
HP is also offering an interesting offer with its HP 15 15q-bu105TX to offer a relatively powerful and updated machine for interested laptop buyers. The highlight of this laptop is the 8th generation Intel Core i5 processor along with 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, 15.6-inch display along with Windows 10. Flipkart is offering Rs 3,000 off in addition to it’s up to Rs 10,500 off on exchange program along with a bundled discount on the purchase of Google Home Mini, and Canon PIXMA MG2470 Inkjet Printer.
Dell Inspiron 5567: Rs 35,990
Inspiron 5567 by Dell is another interesting option by the company as part of this sale event. The laptop comes with 7th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM,1TB HDD, and 15.6-inch display. Interested buyers need to note that this comes with Ubuntu, a popular Linux-based OS which means that they will need to buy Windows 10 separately if they don’t want to use Linux.
Flipkart is offering a discount of Rs 3,000 along with the usual up to Rs 10,000 discount on exchange along with a number of bank options and bundled discount on the purchase of Canon PIXMA MG2470 Inkjet Printer and Google Home Mini.