10 Best Laptops Under Rs. 40,000 (+Graphics Card) in India | 2018

Which are the best laptops under 40000 in India?

Which are the best laptops under 40000 for gaming?

These are the question we are usually asked. You must be looking for the best laptops that can handle your gaming wants. Or the one that can handle designing and other demanding apps.

best laptops under 40000

These requirements need heavy processing and graphic needs and these are the best specs you can get for this budget:

  • Intel Core i5 (8th gen)
  • 8GB RAM
  • 2GB Nvidia 940Mx Graphics Card
  • Full HD (1920×1080 px) Display
  • Windows 10/DOS/Linux
  • 8 hrs Battery Backup

A single laptop won’t be able to offer you all these specs but there are many good laptops catered to people’s particular needs. Choosing the perfect for you can be a difficult task, so let’s help you choose the best laptop under Rs 40,000.

While all of them will give you a decent gaming experience along with providing you excellent performance for your office and other needs, let’s help you understand and decide which are the best laptops under your budget. Look at the following breakdown:

1. Best laptops for gaming

Acer Aspire E5-575G – Offers Intel Core i5 (7th gen)/8GB RAM/2GB Nvidia 940MX Graphics

Lenovo Ideapad 320 – Offers Core i3 (6th gen)/8GB RAM/2GB Nvidia 920MX Graphics/

2. Best laptops for average daily needs

Lenovo Ideapad 320E – Offers Intel Core i5 (7th gen)/4GB RAM/2GB Nvidia 920Mx Graphics

Acer A515-51G-58GJ – Offers Intel Core i5 (8th gen)/4GB RAM/2GB Nvidia MX150 Graphics

We kept graphics card as our top priority while compiling this list however we even considered specs like CPU, storage space, RAM and battery backup.

You should also checkout the best gaming laptops under 50,000 if you want a complete gaming experience for a decent price. Also the best laptops under 30,000 are perfect if you just want a laptop for basic daily needs and don’t wish to expend much. We have also written an interesting article on how-to track a stolen laptop, if you are interested.

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Acer Aspire E5-575G

ACER ASPIRE E5-575G

Note: This laptop is a bit overpriced but comes with extremely powerful features.

Of all the laptops in this list Acer’s this laptop is a complete powerhouse with a i5 (7th gen) processor, best in the class Nvidia 940MX graphics processor and 8GB of RAM. With these features you won’t face any performance issues.

The laptop offers a smooth battery life of 7 hrs, an added bonus with it’s extreme performance. The only drawback here is that it does not ship with a pre-installed operating system. However, its a small price to pay for these features.

Pros and Cons:

+ Intel Core i5 (7th gen)

+ 8GB RAM

+ 2GB Nvidia 940MX Graphics

+ 7 hrs battery backup

– DOS

CPUIntel Core i5 (7th gen)
RAM8GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSDOS
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia 940MX
Battery BackupUpto 7 hours
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Lenovo Ideapad 320E

Lenovo IdeaPad 320E

The IdeaPad 320 is designed to handle any task with ease. With powerful processing, discrete graphics, and a streamlined design, you get the best of performance with this laptop. It is powered by i5 (7th gen) processor, a 15.6 inch display and Dolby Audio-optimized speakers by JBL.

The graphics processor Nvidia 920Mx is pretty good for the price and can handle most of your daily graphics processing needs be it games or softwares.

Whether you want to create, or edit photos and videos, or play games and watch your favourite movies, Ideapad 320 is a perfect pick.

Pros and Cons:

+ Intel Core i5 (7th gen)

+ 2GB Nvidia 920Mx Graphics

+ 5 hrs Battery Backup

– 4GB RAM

– DOS

CPU Intel Core i5 (7th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSDOS
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia 920MX
Battery BackupUpto 5 hours
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Dell Inspiron 3567

DELL INSPIRON 3567

Dell Inspiron 3567 houses the powerful Intel i5 (7th gen) processor with 4GB of RAM to offer a smooth daily functioning. The laptop comes pre-installed with the Ubuntu Linux OS, an added perk if you are not a Windows lover.

The 5 hrs long battery life is pretty decent too. The major catch with this laptop is it’s graphics processor, an AMD M430 series, which is not a good choice if you wish to game. Overall it’s a good laptop for daily utilities from surfing, programming, video editing etc.

Pros and Cons:

+ Intel Core i5 (7th gen)

+ 2GB AMD Radeon R5 M430 Graphics

+ Linux

+ 5 hrs battery backup

– 4GB RAM

CPUIntel Core i5 (7th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSLinux
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB AMD Radeon R5 M430
Battery BackupUpto 5 hours
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ACER A515-51G-58GJ

ACER A515-51G-58GJ

With another great entry on this list Acer’s this laptop offers the Intel i5 (8th gen) processor (none others have it), 4GB RAM so performance issues are not a problem. The graphics processing is handled by the Nvidia MX150, a good series to game and handle other graphic needs.

The laptops offers a great battery life of 6 hrs for a long smooth non-stop experience. It ships with a DOS configuration.

Pros and Cons:

+ Intel Core i5 (8th gen)

+ 2GB Nvidia MX150 Graphics

+ 6 hrs battery backup

– 4GB RAM

– DOS

CPUIntel Core i5 (8th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366X768 Pixels
OSDOS
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.1 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia MX150
Battery BackupUpto 6 hours
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HP 15-Ay008tx

HP 15-AY008TX

HP 15-AY008TX offers quite decent features for a laptop under 40000. It has a i5 (6th gen) processor with 4GB DDR4 RAM and 2GB AMD Radeon graphics processor. It’s a performance powerhouse. Most games can be played at medium-high specs smoothly. Process heavy softwares like AutoCAD and Photoshop too function smoothly.

It has a good battery life and ships with DOS configuration. The only drawback this laptop has is the 4GB RAM which is not a big issue at this price. While you may get 8GB RAM in some other laptop it may come with an added price or another con. To summarize this laptop is a good return on investment at this price.

Pros and Cons:

+ Intel Core i5 (6th gen)

+ 2GB AMD Radeon M430 Graphics

+ 5 hrs battery backup

– 4GB RAM

– DOS

CPUIntel Core i5 (6th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSDOS
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.3 kg
Graphic Card2GB AMD M430
Battery BackupUpto 5 hours
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Lenovo Ideapad 320

LENOVO IDEAPAD 320

Ideapad 320 comes with the Intel i3 (6th gen) processor and 8GB of RAM. The graphics processing is done by the Nvidia 920MX GPU.

Also Read:  10 Best Gaming Laptop Under Rs 50,000 in India (2017 + Updated)

It ships with pre-installed Windows 10 and offers a long battery life of 5 hrs.

Pros and Cons:

+ 8GB RAM

+ Windows 10

+ 2GB Nvidia 920MX Graphics

+ 5 hrs battery backup

– Core i3 (6th gen)

CPUCore i3 (6th gen)
RAM8GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366X768 Pixels
OSWindows 10
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia 920MX
Battery BackupUpto 5 hours
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HP 15-BS580TX/BS579TX

HP 15-BS580TX-BS579TX
DOS – BS579TX

Windows 10 – BS580TX

This laptop comes with a few variants and offers an Intel i3 (6th gen) processor with 8GB RAM. The AMD M520 graphics processor handles all it’s graphic needs. While the 8GB RAM (quite rare for under Rs. 40000) is a winning point for this model, the i3 (6th gen) processor is the major decisive factor here. So you should be careful in choosing.

The laptop ships with Windows and DOS variants, for you to choose and runs smoothly for 4 hrs continuously.

Pros and Cons:

+ 8GB RAM

+ Windows 10

+ 2GB AMD Radeon M520 Graphics

– Intel Core i3 (6th gen)

– 4 hrs battery backup

CPUIntel Core i3 (6th gen)
RAM8GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSWindows 10/DOS Variants
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.1 kg
Graphic Card2GB AMD Radeon M520
Battery BackupUpto 4 hours
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Asus VivoBook Max A541UV-DM978

ASUS A541UV-DM978

The major perks of this laptop are it’s Nvidia 920MX gaming series graphics card, a full HD display (bonus for gamers) and a good battery backup of 5 hrs.

But this laptop lags a bit in performance to a few others on this list with i3 (7th gen) processor and 4GB RAM,  which is quite common for laptops at such close competitions. You also get Windows 10 pre-installed with this machine.

Pros and Cons:

+ Windows 10

+ 2GB Nvidia 920MX Graphics

+ Full HD(1920 x 1080 px) Display

+ 5 hrs battery backup

– Intel Core i3 (7th gen)

– 4GB RAM

CPUIntel Core i3 (7th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1920 x 1080 Pixels
OSWindows 10
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight1.9 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia 920MX
Battery BackupUpto 5 hours
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Acer E5-575G NX

ACER E5-575G NX

Aspire E Series laptops are great choices for everyday users, with lots of appealing options that exceed expectations. This laptop too offers the best the class (at this price) GPU the Nvidia 940MX and has an exceptional 8 hrs battery life too.

However, it lags behind in the processing power with a i3 (6th gen) processor and 4GB RAM. But if you wish to have a good GPU over other features, this laptop great pick.

Pros and Cons:

+ 2GB Nvidia 940MX Graphics

+ 8 hrs battery backup

+ Linux

– Intel Core i3 (6th gen)

– 4GB RAM

CPUIntel Core i3 (6th gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1366 x 768 Pixels
OSLinux
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB Nvidia 940MX
Battery BackupUpto 8 hours
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LENOVO IDEAPAD 310

LENOVO IDEAPAD 310

IdeaPad 310 is equipped with Intel 6th gen Core processors which give you plenty of processing power for casual surfing, streaming and playing. Play games, enjoy a movie or simply video chat – the IdeaPad 310 offers the visuals and sound you’re looking for.

The graphics processor is not the best you can get for this price but it can handle medium spec games effortlessly. The 4 hrs battery backup and the i3 processor are a major downer for this laptop, the pros can’t even out, but all together its a decent buy under Rs. 40,000.

Pros and Cons:

+ 2GB AMD N16V-GMR1 Graphics

+ Windows 10

+ Full HD(1920 x 1080 px) Display

– Intel Core i3 (6th Gen)

– 4GB RAM

– 4 hrs Battery Backup

CPUIntel Core i3 (6th Gen)
RAM4GB DDR4
Display15.6″’ Display 1920×1080 Pixels
OSWindows 10
Storage Space1TB HDD
Weight2.2 kg
Graphic Card2GB AMD N16V-GMR1
Battery BackupUpto 4 hours

Our advice on selecting the best laptop under Rs 40,000 with graphics card:

No matter what you do; gaming, design, surf the web, use the laptop for college needs these best laptops under 40k are a great value for the money you invest. They are a great performance return on the investment.

The Rs 40000 price tag gets you the features that can deal with your average gaming wants, meaning you will have the ability to play older video games comfortably, however they would have a hard time with the newest high requirement games, until performed on lowest settings. The GPU at this price can’t simply handle those requirements, RAM or the CPU have a lesser role to play.

If you are offered a laptop with 940M you should get it without hesitation. In any other case 930M, M445 are the best graphics cards under Rs 40000 with respectable gaming expertise. Graphic  cards like M360, M430 provide entry level gaming efficiency and therefore you should try to get your hands on the former.

Moving on, if GPU isn’t precisely your first requirement, we advocate getting a laptop with sixth gen Core i5 or at least 8GB RAM, or having Windows 10.

Looking at the processors 7th or 8th gen Core i5 are the best processors you can get for the price under Rs 40000. 5th gen Core i5 processors are now old and we would advise you to get the 6th or 7th gen for your price offering.

Laptops with such specs are normally offered to gamers but that hardly implies that they aren’t good for office or other needs. Indeed they the best laptops you can get under 40000. A perfect choice for college students and working professionals.

If you are not particularly not into gaming you can prioritize your needs based on the criteria mentioned above and choose the very best laptop for you under Rs 40000.