How Much Does a Laptop Cost?

Laptops are fully functional computers that have a built in monitor and a battery that serves as a power source. Laptops also combine a full sized keyboard for ease of use.  Laptops have become powerful over the years; the standard specs for computers are based on their gaming capabilities.  These laptops have offered these specifications at a fraction of the size of a desktop PC.  Leading companies offer laptops that have different specifications.  The factors that influence the price tag are the brands, display size of the screen, the processor, RAM, as well as the hard drive space.

How much does a laptop cost?

Battery Life
Price Range
Under 4 Hours
$370 to $800
5 to 6 Hours
$350 to $850
6 to 7 Hours
$500 to $1,300
7 to 9 Hours
$630 to $1,800
9 to 12 Hours
$700 to $1,100
12 Hours+
$700 to $1,200

Note:  Battery life isn’t guaranteed.  Check ratings before making a purchase to make sure that the battery will last that long.

Weight
Price Range
3 Pounds or Less
$550 to $1,400
3 to 4 Pounds
$650 to $1,400
3.5 to 4.5 Pounds
$650 to $1,500
4.5 to 5 Pounds
$500 to $1,200
5 to 5.5 Pounds
$300 to $800
5.5 Pounds+
$375 to $1,300

Note:  Some laptops can fall outside of the range.  Purchasing used can drastically lower the price.

Screen Size
Price Range
Under 12 inches
$290 to $800
12 to 13 inches
$500 to $1,300
13.3 to 14 inches
$450 to $1,200
14 to 15.6 inches
$350 to $900
15.6 to 17 inches
$350 to $1,200
17 inches+
$500 to $1,700

Note:  Some laptops can fall outside of the range.  Purchasing used can drastically lower the price.

Brand
Price of Laptops Brands
ASUS
$500 to $1,200
Acer
$280 to $900
Alienware
$900 to $2,300
Apple
$750 to $1,800
Dell
$450 to $900
Fujitsu
$400 to $1,100
Gateway
$450 to $700
HP
$290 to $800
IBM
$250 to $900
Lenovo
$375 to $1,000
Pansonic
$1,000 to $2,400
Samsung
$280 to $1,200
Sony
$450 to $900
Toshiba
$400 to $1,000

Note:  Some brands have higher performance gaming laptops.  These can fall outside of the range listed above.  Again,these are just rough estimates.  Laptops can be cheaper for those who buy refurbished.

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