Laptop deals on Black Friday 2021 – notebooks for office, university & school at great prices

Whether the technology is slowly giving up or the ongoing pandemic calls for an upgrade in your own four walls: Black Friday is again this year to retrofit laptops for the home office, school or university. GIGA gives an overview of the best bargains.

Laptop bargains for Black Friday: first offers started

Yes, until Black Friday (26.11.2021) is it still a little way off. But if you’re looking for a new one Laptop or a Chromebook are, be it for school, university or for the home office, there are already some deals that you can strike. We’ll show you which offers are really worthwhile and that you don’t have to dig too deeply into your pocket for new and good equipment.

HP 11 Chromebook (11.6 inches) for 149 euros

HP Chromebook 11 (11,6 Zoll) – 4 GB Ram, 32 GB eMMC

As I said, you can find something for less than 200 euros. That Chromebook from HP has everything you need despite its low price and is available at Otto for 149 Euro (instead of 299 euros) on offer. With a main memory of 4 RAM and the eMMC hard drive, it is not suitable for gaming, and the display could not serve there either, but everyday uses copes with it without any problems. Because of its small display and its really light weight, the Chromebook would be especially good for students suitable.

In addition to the price, the HP Chromebook impresses with its long battery life of over 15 hours. So more than enough for a full day at work, school or university. And if not, the Chromebook can be recharged in next to no time thanks to the USB port. The downside are the few connections.

Technical data at a glance:

  • Processor: MT8183 (8 cores, 2 GHz)
  • Graphic card: MediaTek
  • Hard disk: 32 GB eMMC
  • Random access memory: 4 GB LPDDR4
  • Display: 11.6 inches HD
  • Operating system: Chrome OS
  • Weight: 1.07 kilograms
  • Connections: Klinke, 1 USB-A, 1 USB-C, Micro-SD-Slot

Asus Chromebook (15.6 inches) for 279 euros

ASUS Chromebook (15,6 Zoll) - 4 GB RAM, 64 GB eMMC

ASUS Chromebook (15,6 Zoll) – 4 GB RAM, 64 GB eMMC

It is the same Chromebook from Asus for 279 Euro (instead of 349 euros) at MediaMarkt worth a look. The equipment is quite similar to the Acer model: The 4-RAM working memory also ensures priority use for everyday applications and is quickly charged thanks to the USB-C port if the battery should after over 10 hours slowly giving up the ghost.

In addition, the Asus Chromebook is thanks to its light weight quickly packed in the bag. However, as already mentioned, working outdoors is rather difficult when there is no internet connection.

Technical data at a glance:

  • Processor: N3350 (2 cores, up to 2.40 GHz)
  • Graphic card: HD Graphics 500
  • Hard disk: 64 GB eMMC
  • Random access memory: 4 GB LPDDR4
  • Display: 15.6 inches full HD
  • Operating system: Chrome OS
  • Weight: 1.43 kilograms
  • Connections: 1 Klinke, 2 USB-A, 2 USB-C, 1 Micro-SD-Slot

HP Chromebook x360 (14 inch) for 329 euros

HP Chromebook x360 (14 Zoll) - 4GB RAM, 128GB eMMC

HP Chromebook x360 (14 Zoll) – 4GB RAM, 128GB eMMC

Since all good things come in threes, we of course have another Chromebook up our sleeve, which is available from Amazon for 329 Euro (instead of 399 euros) is available. While the inner workings of the Chromebook x360 is quite similar to the above models, the specialty of this is mainly in the Convertible-OptionIn other words: Thanks to its touch display, the Chromebook can be used as a tablet or as a netbook, which clearly makes it an eye-catcher and the slightly higher price justified.

Unfortunately HP again saves on the connectionsHowever, the size and weight of the Chromebook x360 make it perfect for on the go. The battery is also quite durable and can be charged quickly.

  • Processor: N5030 (4 cores, 1.1 GHz)
  • Graphic card: UHD Graphics 605
  • Hard disk: 128 GB eMMC
  • Random access memory: 4 GB LPDDR4
  • Display: 14 Zoll Full-HD-Touch
  • Operating system: Chrome OS
  • Weight: 1.49 kilograms
  • Connections: 1 Klinke, 1 USB-A, 2 USB-C, Micro-SD-Slot

Samsung Galaxy Notebook (15.6 inches) for 449 euros

Samsung Galaxy Book Notebook (15,6 Zoll) - 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD

Samsung Galaxy Book Notebook (15,6 Zoll) – 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD

With the Samsung Galaxy Notebookthat at Otto for 449 Euro (instead of 679 euros), we are definitely at one slightly higher price category arrived. The operating system can be found here Windows 10 Home, with Otto also having a free upgrade to Windows 11 in addition there. Above all, the built-in SSD is noticeable here, which with its 256 GB ensures that programs can be executed faster and together with the Fingerabdrucksensor the notebook booted up quickly.

With the i3 processor you get a processor that is similar to that of the Chromebooks rather for office work suitable is. Stand by the Samsung Galaxy Notebook very many connections available, finally an HDMI interface. In addition, it is relatively light for a 1.6 kilogram notebook and even the battery should run for almost 11 hours according to the manufacturer. A full working day should pack the Samsung Galaxy Notebook.

Technical data at a glance:

  • Processor: i3 1115G4 (4 cores, 3.6 GHz)
  • Graphic card: UHD Graphics
  • Hard disk: 256 GB SSD
  • Random access memory: 8 GB LPDDR4
  • Display: 15.6 inch full HD
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home
  • Weight: 1.61 kilograms
  • Connections: 1 Klinke, 2 USB-A, 2 USB-C, 1 HDMI, Micro-SD-Slot

Huawei MateBok D 15 (15.6 inches) for 589 euros

HUAWEI MateBook D 15 (15.6 inches) - 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD

HUAWEI MateBook D 15 (15.6 inches) – 8 GB RAM, 512 GB SSD

With the Huawei MateBook On Black Friday, a somewhat more expensive notebook with a Windows 10 operating system was put into the race, which Amazon has for 589 Euro (instead of 749 euros) is offered. With the Intel Core i5 is a good mid-range processor built in, which should even be able to handle video and image editing, possibly also a not too demanding game of gaming. thanks to Fingerabdrucksensor it also started up quickly.

Although the battery is not the most powerful with 42 watt hours, it can be recharged within a short time with the USB-C port. An important feature of the Huawei MateBook is the camera built into the keyboard. This can be activated and deactivated manually so that you are safe from unwanted glances.

Technical data at a glance:

  • Processor: Intel Core i5-10210U (4 Kerne, 1,6 GHz)
  • Graphic card: ‎Intel UHD Graphics 620
  • Hard disk: 512 GB SSD
  • Random access memory: 8 GB DDR4
  • Display: 15.6 inch full HD
  • Operating system: Windows 10 Home
  • Weight: 1.53 kilograms
  • Connections: 1 Klinke, 2 USB-A 2.0, 1 USB-C, 1 USB-A 3.0 1 HDMI

Difference Between Chromebooks and Notebooks

Last but not least, we want to clarify briefly what the difference between a Chromebook and one Notebook is: As the name suggests, Chromebooks are made of the Chrome OS operating system made to work. This allows you to work directly with the browser and the cloud, so that little memory is sufficient. In the end, that explains that too low price.

Chromebooks are therefore especially worthwhile for those who simple applications want to do things like creating documents, writing e-mails and so on. Especially when you have one with the Google services Android-Smartphones familiar, you quickly get used to working with a Chromebook. However, one should have a Chromebook in mind before buying one an internet connection is instructed. Otherwise, unfortunately, it turns out to be rather difficult to work with. You can find out more about Chromebooks in this article from GIGA.

Chromebooks are gradually gaining popularity in Germany (Image: Getty Images / Vantage – Drone Services).
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