5 Best laptops to buy in India under Rs 40000

This list reviews the best laptops under 40000 INR and highlights their pros and cons so you can make an informed decision. We have compared factors like display, CPU, GPU, RAM, build quality and design to give you the whole picture. So if you’re someone looking for a decent laptop under Rs. 40,000 for gaming purpose or programming, then you’re at the right place. All the laptops of the list are well suited for students, budget gamers and programmers as they are packed with decent hardware specs capable of running high intense activities, especially gaming and programming.

All the laptops of the list will be updated every month with new and powerful ones. Readers are advised to go through the specs, pros and cons of the laptops to find the laptop best suited for their requirements.

1) HP 15-AB125AX Notebook

  • simple design
  • Outstanding battery life
  • Overall good performance
  • No heating issues
  • 8 GB RAM (upto 16 GB)
  • Windows 10 pre-installed

HP 15-AB125AX is certainly the best laptop in India which comes under Rs 40000 price range. It runs on AMD APU Quad Core A1 processor which is clocked to 1.8 GHz with Turbo Boost of upto 3.2 GHz coupled with 8 GB of DDR3 RAM which can be further expanded to maximum 16 GB.

It has a 15.6 inch HD LED backlit wide screen with 1366 x 768 pixel display. The screen is really bright and clear. The laptop comes with pre-installed Windows 10 OS.

HP 15-AB125AX is packed with a 2 GB DDR3 AMD Radeon R7 Series M360 dedicated graphics card making the laptop to run heavy games. It's always hard to find a good gaming laptop under Rs 40000 price range which can run big size games. HP 15-AB125AX is a good pick for gaming as well programming as the laptop has an expandable RAM of up to 16 GB which will definitely play a huge role in multi-tasking. It has 1 TB storage and a SuperMulti DVD RW Drive with Dual Layer Support. The laptop is supported by a 4 cell battery which ensures a decent battery life of up to 5 hours. It's currently one of the popular laptops under Rs 40000 in India.

 Spec HP 15-AB125AX Notebook
CPU AMD APU Quad Core A10, 1.8 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 3.2 GHz
RAM 8 GB DDR3 (expandable upto 16 GB)
Screen 15.6 inch, 1366 X 768 pixel, HD LED Backlit Wide BrightView Screen Display
Graphics AMD Radeon R7 Series M360 - 2 GB
OS Windows 10
Storage 1 TB
DVD Writer Yes
Web Camera HD Webcam
Battery 4 cell
Touch Screen No
 Online Store Availability
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HP 15-AB125AX Notebook reviews Flipkart store HP 15-AB125AX Notebook Rs. 41,000
amazon store HP 15-AB125AX Notebook Rs. 41,500

2) Acer Aspire E E5-574G

  • Linux OS (windows isn't pre-installed)
  • Attractive design
  • Laptop doesn't overheat
  • Good performance
  • Good battery life

Acer Aspire E E5-574G has got everything right to make it into the list of best laptops under 40000 INR. It is powered by Intel Core i5 (6th Gen) processor and is coupled with 4 GB DDR3 RAM which can further be expanded to 16GB. Acer Aspire E E5-574G sports a wide 15.6 inch HD screen (1366 x 768 pixels). It runs on an excellent NVIDIA GeForce 920M (2 GB) dedicated graphics card which has all the potential to offer great gaming experience. Lenovo G50-80 80E503CMIH is also a good laptop to buy under 40000 INR.

 Spec Acer Aspire E E5-574G
CPU Intel Core i5 (6th Gen), 2.3 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 2.8 GHz
RAM 4 GB DDR3 RAM (expandable up to 16GB)
Screen 15.6 inch 1366 x 768 Pixels, HD LED Backlit Active Matrix TFT LCD Display
Graphics 2 GB DDR3 - NVIDIA GeForce 920M
OS Linux
Storage 1 TB -5400 RPM SATA Hard Disk
DVD Writer Yes
Web Camera HD Webcam
Battery 4 cell
Touch Screen No
 Online Store Availability
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 Acer Aspire E E5-574G Specifications, Price & Review Flipkart store Acer Aspire E E5-574G Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 38,790
amazon store Acer Aspire E E5-574G Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 39,999

3) Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U

  • i3 Processor is decent, but an i5 would have been better
  • Pre-installed windows 10 OS
  • Good keyboard and touchpad
  • Good performance
  • Good battery life

Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U is also a decent laptop from Acer which is certainly one of the proper choices for a price range of less than 40000 INR. Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U is running on a 2 GHz Intel Core i3 5005U coupled with 8 GB of DDR3 RAM which can further expanded to maximum of 16 GB.

Although it doesn’t have an Intel i5 processor like its superior variant Acer Aspire E E5-574G, it does share the same NVIDIA GeForce 920M (2 GB) dedicated graphics card which is capable of offering very good gaming performance.

 Spec Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U
CPU Intel Core i3 (5th Gen), 2.0 GHz clock speed
RAM 8 GB DDR3 RAM (expandable up to 16GB)
Screen 15.6 inch, 1366 x 768 Pixels Resolution, HD LED Backlit Active Matrix TFT LCD Display
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce 920M (DDR3) - 2 GB DDR3
OS Windows 10
Storage 1 TB - SATA Hard Disk
DVD Writer yes
Web Camera Yes
Battery 4 cell
Touch Screen No
 Online Store Availability
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Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U Specifications, Price & Review Flipkart store Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 34,990
amazon store Acer Aspire E E5-573G-389U Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 37,990

4) Asus R558UF-XO044D

  • Free DOS (No windows OS pre-installed)
  • Poor camera quality
  • Outstanding performance
  • Nvidia Geforce 930M (N16S-Gm, excellent gaming performance
  • Excellent value for money

If you're buying a laptop generally for gaming, then you must have a look at Asus R558UF-XO044D. It comes with 2 GB of Nvidia Geforce 930M (N16S-Gm) dedicated graphics card, which is certainly the most powerful graphics card we could find at this price range. When it comes to gaming performance, it is more capable than NVIDIA GeForce 920M and AMD Radeon R7 Series M360. Default RAM is 4 GB. With a RAM upgrade to 8 or 12 GB, accompanied by Intel Core i5, the laptop can run almost every games and the latest heavy games in low to medium settings.

 Spec Asus R558UF-XO044D
CPU Intel Core i5 (6th Gen), 2.3 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 2.8 GHz
RAM 4 GB DDR3 RAM (Expandable up to 12GB)
Screen 15.6-inch, D LED Backlit Slim Anti Glare Display with 1366 x 768 pixels
Graphics 2 GB - Nvidia Geforce 930M (N16S-Gm)
OS Free DOS
Storage 1 TB - 5400 hard drive
DVD Writer Yes
Web Camera VGA Webcam
Battery 2 cell
Touch Screen No
 Online Store Availability
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Asus R558UF-XO044D Specifications, Price & Review Flipkart store Asus R558UF-XO044D Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 43,990
amazon store Asus R558UF-XO044D Specifications, Price & Review N/A

5) HP 15-ac149TX Notebook

  • i3 Processor is decent, but an i5 would have been better
  • Free DOS
  • Average battery backup
  • Good performance
  • Decent quality

Another variant, HP 15-ac650TU is available for 32,990 INR. Although it comes with Intel i5 processor, it lacks the 2GB AMD Radeon R5 Series M330 Dedicated Graphics Card which certainly could create a minor impact on gaming performance.

 Spec HP 15-ac149TX Notebook
CPU 2.0 GHz, Intel Core i3 (5th Gen)
RAM 8 GB DDR3 RAM
Screen 15.6-inch Screen (1366 x 768 pixel), HD LED Backlit Wide BrightView Screen Display
Graphics AMD Radeon R5 Series M330 (2 GB DDR3)
OS Free DOS
Storage 1TB SATA 5400 RPM HDD
DVD Writer Yes
Web Camera HD Webcam
Battery 4 cell
Touch Screen No
 Online Store Availability
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HP 15-ac149TX Notebook Specifications, Price & Review Flipkart store HP 15-ac149TX Notebook Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 34,989
amazon store HP 15-ac149TX Notebook Specifications, Price & Review Rs. 47,498

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