Are you a basic laptop user looking for a laptop that fits your budget as well as your office bag? We have shortlisted five of the best laptops which you can buy under Rs. 30,000. These machines come with the power of a high-configured desktop and also fits into your office bag. Most of these laptops come pre-installed with Windows 10 which is the latest Windows version. You will get the best out of your money buying one of these; check them out.

1. Lenovo Ideapad 110(Rs. 22,999)

Lenovo Ideapad is for basic users with good specs. Whatever you do in “Basic” this machine will handle easily. It comes with a huge 15.6 inches display for best video experience and gaming. The resolution is 1366X768 which is enough to handle all software easily.61ALU90HVyL._SL1024_

The laptop is powered with an Intel Core i3 processor for best processing and 4 GB RAM is good for multitasking. You can save enough data in the 1 TB hard drive and share them with Wi-Fi.


  • Intel Core i3-5005U Processor
  • 4GB RAM (1 X 4GB DDR3)
  • 1 TB 5400rpm Serial ATA hard drive
  • 15.6 inches HD Display, Integrated Graphics
  • 9.0MM Super Multi Optical Disc Drive


  • Thin, light and portable
  • Intel 5th gen Core i3 processor
  • Compact Keyboard


  • Low-resolution display

2. Asus A555LA (Rs. 25,800)

Asus A55LA also comes with a large 15.6-inch LCD display with 1366X768 resolution for best movie viewing experience. The processor is Intel Core i3-5005U with 4 GB RAM for best multitasking. Built-in 1TB Serial ATA hard drive runs at 5400 rpm.

The laptop weight 2.3 kilos with all this hardware built-in, which makes it a little less portable. The processor clocks at 2.0 GHz. This dark brown machine runs on DOS which means you can install Linux on it and make it a killing hacking machine.


  • 2GHz Intel Core i3-5005U processor
  • 4GB DDR3 RAM
  • 1TB 5400rpm Serial ATA hard drive
  • 15.6-inch screen, Intel HD Graphics


  • Larger and smarter touchpad
  • Doesn’t heat up
  • Ergonomic keyboard design


  • Processor could be better
  • Heavy compared to other laptops

3. Dell Inspiron 3558 Notebook (Rs. 26,599)

Well, this one is thinner compared to all of them in this list but much heavier than all of them. It also comes with a 15.6 inches Truelife Backlit display with a 720p HD cam. The processor is Intel Core i3 which is a fifth gen processor with 2 GHz clock speed.

You will get all the connectivity options in this laptop whether it’s Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or RJ45 ethernet port. It runs on Ubuntu Linux but you can install Windows 10 if you have some set of tech skills with you.


  • 2 GHz Intel 5th Gen Core i3 processor
  • 4 GB DDR3 RAM
  • 1 TB hard drive
  • 15.6 inches screen
  • Intel HD graphics


  • Good battery backup
  • No heating problem


  • Heavier (3.3 kg)
  • Touch-pad is not good

4. HP 15-AC168TU (Rs. 21,990)

If you are not a professional in computers and just want to know a little about them or just want to use it for some writing job, then this laptop is for you. It comes with a slower but good processor, it runs on 1.9 GHz Intel Pentium 3825U processor.


You can do a lot more with 4 GB RAM and 500 serial ATA hard drive with 5400 rpm speed. 15.6 inches display is cool with normal resolution with Intel HD graphics. You will get Windows 10 prebuilt in this laptop and will get further updates which Microsoft will release for Windows 10.


  • 1.9 GHz Intel Pentium Processor
  • 4 GB DDR3 RAM
  • 500 GB SATA HDD
  • 15.6 inches display
  • Windows 10


  • Built in Windows 10
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Preconfigured drivers.


  • RAM cannot be upgraded
  • No VGA connector

5. Fujitsu VFY:A5550MP80JDE (Rs. 23,000)

Fujitsu is a little old company but it can give you the best performance in this price range (comparatively). Intel Core i3 processor clocks at a rate of 2 GHz frequency. You won’t be able to find 8 GB of RAM in this price range which is a plus point.


Talking about connectivity, this laptop comes with one USB 2.0 port, one ethernet port (RJ45), one VGA port and one HDMI port. A 64-bit version of Windows 10 is preinstalled in this huge machine. The display is the one you can get in this price range, 15.6 inches LCD display with 1366X768 resolution.


  • Intel Core i3 processor
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 500 GB Hard Drive
  • 64-bit Windows 10


  • 500 GB hard drive
  • No heating problem
  • 8 GB RAM (perfect for coders and animators)


  • The keyboard is little too compact
  • USB slots are tightly packed


These were the five best laptops we found best for basic users and budget buyers. The one which I will strictly recommend you is the Fujitsu VFY:A5550MP80JDE as it’s the best laptop on the list. You are getting 8 gigs of RAM in this machine which is also suitable for games.