Best 200 pound laptop in UK. Top laptop under 200 pounds in UK 2017. Do you think there can be a decent laptop under 150 pounds in UK? This is the list of handpicked, top 200 pounds UK laptops of 2017 and the first one on our list costs less than 150 pounds.
Things to keep in mind when buying a laptop under 200 pounds in UK
Processor: Atom, Celeron, Pentium processors dominate this price territory. The latest generation is a lot more efficient – both in terms of performance and battery life. They generate less heat and certain laptops under 200 pounds are even fanless – like the one shown above. If you do performance intensive work, consider going for laptops under 400 pounds as they pack i3 and i5 processors that bring a lot more power.
Display: You will find a lot of netbooks under this range. These types of laptops have 12-inch or smaller display. There are few full size mainstream laptops too. If you will be on the road or move, consider getting a netbook as they weigh under 1.5 kilos and amazingly easy to carry around – just like an iPad. Otherwise, a laptop with 15-inch or 13-inch screen is a better bet.
Storage: Netbooks mostly come with eMMC SSD flash storage which is expandable through microSD card slot. The storage capacities vary from 32-64GB in under 200 pounds laptops category. Mainstream laptops under 200 pounds come with 500GB hard disk.
Operating system: Other than windows, you will also find several laptops with ChromeOS. This operating system does not catch viruses or trojans. It is ideal for those who only do web surfing and work within a web browser. Since ChromeOS is nothing but a web browser, it is incredibly efficient and that translates to excellent battery life.
Best laptop under 200 pounds in UK of 2017
If you are a traveler or someone who wants a compact laptop under 200 pound, Asus E200 would be best choice. It weighs under 1kg and offers 13-hour battery life which makes it best for on-the-go computing. It has beautiful design and fits snugly in your purse or shoulder bag. The keyboard has ergonomic design with 1.8mm key travel, making it ideal for long typing sessions. The sensitive touchpad works excellent with windows 10 gestures. You will love this little laptop.
| 11.6 inch Notebook Pre-Installed with Microsoft Office 365 (Intel Quad-Core Atom x5-Z8350 Processor, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB eMMC + 2 Years of 500 GB Free Web Storage, Windows 10
Priced under 150 pounds, it has quad core processor and detachable laptop design. It is great for casual web browsing and even some work on Office applications. Since it runs windows, there are no application compatibility issues. Linx laptops are marketed by UK company and they even provide warranty for this laptop costing less than 150 pounds. It is also the cheapest detachable laptop in UK. You will be able to around 6-7 hour battery life from it.
* 10.1 inch multi touch display
* Intel Atom x5-Z8300 CPU, integrated graphics
* 32 GB SSD + 2 GB RAM, Windows 10
HP Stream 14
The HP Stream 14 is a portable, lightweight and powerful laptop around 200 pounds that is great for travellers and those who love a laptop with great battery life. It has anti glare 14″ display and has semi-rugged design allowing you to use it anywhere. We love the fact that HP has included free one year subscription of Office 365 Personal which would ensure that you are productive right out of the box. It has large, spacious keyboard and trackpad for effortless typing and navigation experience. Its thin ultra-portable design will convince you that this cheap laptop was never meant to stand still. Its large 41Wh battery will give you more than 10-hours of runtime. The OS runs off flash storage so everything loads instantly. You can expand internal storage using microSD card.
* Intel Celeron N3060 dual core processor
* Intel HD Graphics 400
* 4GB RAM, 32 GB EMMC flash storage, microSD card slot, 1.2kg
Lenovo Ideapad 110S
The Lenovo Ideapad 110S features best build quality and offers long battery life for under 150 pounds. Powered by latest dual core processor, it is very thin and easy to carry around. The keyboard has superb feedback and will give you about 7-8 hours on single charge. There are two USB ports, HDMI and micro SD card slot which helps you expand built in storage. The storage is flash-type and that helps launching programs instantly. This is clearly the laptop under 200 pounds right now.
* 11.6” anti-glare display with HD 1366×768 resolution
* Intel Celeron Dual Core processor, integrated graphics
* 2GB RAM + 32GB flash storage, expandable via micro SD card
* 8 hour battery life, windows 10 + Office 365 12 Month Subscription
Acer Spin 1
If you are looking for a solid mini laptop under 200 pounds, look no further than the Acer Spin 1. Despite being a mini, you will find all the common ports on such as full size HDMI, LAN and three USB ports. It has 4GB RAM onboard for smooth multitasking experience. It is made for windows 10 in mind so everything runs silky smooth. The keyboard has chiclet keys that offers ideal key travel distance and tactile feedback for reliable and responsive experience. We love its touchscreen panel which is not found in laptops in this price range. You can flip its screen and use it tablet too.
* 11.6-inch display, 1366×768 pixel resolution
* Intel Celeron N3350 processor, 4GB RAM, 32GB eMMC flash storage
HP x2 has an amazing 10.1 inch display with quad core processor Intel processor that delivers amazing everyday performance. Buying this would save a lot of money as you won’t have to cough out cash for extra tablet because it doubles as a wonderful windows 10 tablet. The keyboard has big keys and you’ll enjoy comfortable typing experience on it. It is the best detachable laptop under 200 pounds.
| 10.1 inch 1280×800 pixel resolution, detachable display
| Intel Atom x5-Z8350 quad core processor, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB Memory, micro SD card, Windows 8.1
Lenovo Ideapad 100-15IBY
Priced at slightly above 200 pounds, this Lenovo laptop brings big display, dedicated numberpad and things like DVD drive that is still needed by some people. Despite being a big mainstream laptop, it is still quite light and easy to carry around. Easily the best 15” laptop around 200 pounds.
* Intel Celeron N3060 processor
* 15.6 inch HD 1366×768 resolution display
* 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD, DVDRW
* WLAN, Camera, Integrated Graphics, Windows 10 Home
Asus VivoBook E200HA
Asus VivoBook E200HA comes with windows 10 pre-loaded and costs around 200 pounds. It has amazing build quality and slim design that lets users to take it with themselves everywhere they go. Even though this laptop is cheap, it never feels cheap. It never bends or creaks when pressure is applied. The hinges are very well made and the laptop will not fail for many years to come. It has stellar 6-7 hour battery life. Asus is also including one year free subscription of Office 365 Personal suite. This is one of the best laptop under 200 pounds.
* 11.6” display with HD 1366×768 pixel resolution
* Intel Atom X5-Z8350 quad core processor, Intel integrated graphics
* 2GB RAM + 32GB eMMC flash storage, micro SD card slot
* Windows 10 operating system, 980grams
Acer Chromebook 14
Acer Chromebook 14 has big 14″ display and all aluminum alloy housing giving it that expensive look. It easily gives laptops and ultrabooks around 1000 pounds a run for their money in terms of looks and battery life which is 12 hours on single charge. Since it runs ChromeOS and has big 14″ anti-glare HD screen, this is the perfect computer for browsing the web. ChromeOS is not prone to virus attacks like windows computers. Despite having a 14 inch screen, it weighs mere 1.6 kilos and has thickness of mere 1.7cm.
* Intel Celeron N3060 dual core processor, HD Graphics 400
* 14″ anti-glare HD screen with 1366×768 resolution
* 2 GB RAM, 32GB flash storage
Asus T102HA is a cheap convertible laptop with detachable display. Despite being so cheap, it is speedy and packs a nice touchscreen display with decent viewing angles. It has great battery life and comes with genuine windows 10. The display has IPS tech providing wide viewing angles ideal for collaboration. It comes with Asus instant on technology that makes it wake from standby within a second. Stunning eight hour battery life ensures you can work and play on it all day.
* Intel x5-Z8350 quad core processor
* 10.1 inch Convertible laptop with HD toucshcreen
* Integrated Graphics, 4 GB RAM, 64GB SSD expandable via microSD card slot
* Up to 8 hours of battery life, Free one year subscription to Microsoft Office 365 Personal.