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Deal alert: The lightweight laptop special edition

By Ken Wong - 19 Jul 2021

Deal alert: The lightweight laptop special edition

The lightweight laptop special edition

 

Carrying a laptop on a daily basis can get tiring. Lugging it too and from the office and home can be a strain on the back if you don’t have a lightweight machine. This week we decided to take a look at some laptops that weigh around 1kg, are Intel 11th Gen i5 powered, and come with a price as nice as the weight.

 

Acer Swift 5 14 Inch Touch Screen Laptop

Powered by Intel’s 11th Gen Core i5-1135G7 processor, the Acer Swift 5 14 Inch Touch Screen Laptop also has 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and a 512GB SSD for storage. The 14-inch FHD IPS LED-backlit TFT display uses Intel’s Iris Xe graphics. It comes preloaded with Microsoft Office Home and Student 2019, has a backlit keyboard, and a built-in webcam. All this in a form factor weighing 1.04kg.

Buy it now for S$1,698 (U.P S$1,998) with a two-year warranty and get it with free shipping too. Get it before the end of July and Acer will also throw in some free gifts like a Microsoft Arc Mouse and a mini-Bluetooth speaker.

Check out the deal here.

 

Dell Inspiron 13 7300 Laptop

The Dell Inspiron 13 7300 Laptop has a 13.3-inch FHD IPS Anti-Glare display that is a non-touchscreen powered by Intel Iris Xe graphics. It also comes with Intel’s 11th Gen Core i5-1135G7 processor, 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM, and 512GB SSD for storage. Weighing less than one kilogram, and a two-year warranty to keep you working.

Buy it now and save S$100 off the usual price of S$1,949 and pay S$1,849 and receive free shipping too.

Check out the deal here.

 

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 1

With an 11th Gen Intel Core i5-1130G7 processor, 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and a 512GB SSD for storage, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 1 has a 13-inch 2K, IPS, non-touch display powered by Intel’s Iris Xe graphics. It has Dolby Atmos speakers and four 360-degree mics in a body weighing less than 1 kg.

Get it now for S$2,699.28 (U.P. S$3,749) with free shipping.

Read our news on the launch here

Check out the deal here.

 

LG Gram

Weighing 999g, the 14-inch WUXGA IPS Display has a 16:10 aspect ratio and Intel’s Iris Xe graphics. Powered by Intel’s 11th Gen Core i5-1135G7 processor, 16GB of LPDDR4x RAM, and 512GB SSD for storage, the laptop has a 16:10 aspect ratio, WUXGA IPS display powered by Intel’s Iris Xe graphics. the 72W battery is enough to keep it going for more than a day with LG saying it can last up to 25.5 hours. 

Get it with a two-year warranty and free shipping for S$1,799 (U.P. S$1,899).

Read our review of it here

Check out the deal here.

 

Editor's note and disclaimer: The deals are not an endorsement or recommendation of the product from the editorial team. Instead, the listed items present themselves as a good deal based on the novelty factor and how much of a discount it is being offered from standard retail pricing at the time of publishing. Please note that we are not responsible in any way if you're unable to secure the listed offer due to errors on our part or should the offers expire by the time you've checked them. RRP prices quoted are based on downtown retailing prices, inclusive of GST.

 

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