Update: As Laptop / Notebook market is evolving pretty fast -  this article has been rewritten completely from scratch (At the end of November, 2015) to feature most recent laptops under $500 in 2015. 

Update: Top 25 Best Selling Laptop / Notebook Models In 2017

For 2015 both most popular and most featured laptop models has been Toshiba Satelitte, Acer Chromebook and series of ASUS laptops. Thus owning a Chromebook and a regular Windows OS laptop makes a huge difference, one thing for laptops listed bellow is common, they have been trusted by thousands of users because of their great performance and budget friendly price. They wont probably make great gaming experience but will do their best for everyday computing work.

One thing I would like to note - Chromebooks are gaining more popularity in 2015, an Acer Chromebook for couple of months in 2015 has atop for the best selling laptop/notebook computers. Who knows - maybe we will see Chromebooks taking the World in 2016? Meanwhile - please find the list with TOP 10 Most Featured Laptop models in 2015 on Amazon.

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Toshiba Satellite C55-C5241 15.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Core i5, 8 GB, 1TB HDD, Black)

Toshiba Satellite C55-C5241 15.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Core i5, 8 GB, 1TB HDD, Black)

  • Intel Core i5-5200U Processor, Mobile Intel HD 5500 Graphics
  • 8 GB DDR3L SDRAM
  • 1.0TB (5400 RPM, Serial ATA), DVD-SuperMulti
  • 15.6-Inch, 1366X768 pixels LED-lit Screen
  • Windows 10 Home, Textured Resin in Brushed Black

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Acer Chromebook, 11.6-Inch, CB3-111-C670 (Intel Celeron, 2GB, 16GB SSD, White)

Acer Chromebook, 11.6-Inch, CB3-111-C670 (Intel Celeron, 2GB, 16GB SSD, White)

  • Intel Celeron 2.16 GHz Processor
  • 2 GB DDR3L SDRAM
  • Can open/edit MS Office files using free embedded QuickOffice editor or Google Docs, and can download Microsoft Office Online (an online version of Microsoft Office) for free. Cannot install standard MS Office software.
  • 16 GB Solid-State Drive (SSD); No CD or DVD drive
  • 11.6 inch, 1366 x 768 pixels, LED-lit Screen
  • Chrome Operating System; Moonstone White

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​ASUS F555LA-AB31 15.6-inch Full-HD Laptop (Core i3, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD) with Windows 10

ASUS F555LA-AB31 15.6-inch Full-HD Laptop (Core i3, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD) with Windows 10

Designed to tackle your everyday tasks, the ASUS F555 redefines your expectations of an all-rounder notebook. The body’s subtle finish of concentric circles and the palm rest’s matte coating not only adds a touch of sophistication and elegance, it also helps to prevent fingerprints and reduce scratches. Housing multiple USB 3.0 ports for fast data transfer and the latest 802.11ac wireless for fast Internet connectivity, you will be amazed by how fast and easy it is to get things done with the F555.

  • 15.6" Full HD (1920*1080) provides more clarity and sharp visual experience on video, photo and games
  • Powerful 5th-generation Intel Core i3-5010U 2.1GHz, Broadwell.
  • 4GB RAM/ 500GB 5400RPM with DL DVD±RW/CD-RW.
  • Equipped WiFi 802.11ac. This is almost 3x faster than the typical 802.11n.
  • Feature 2 x USB 3.0, 1 x USB 2.0, 1 x HDMI and VGA ports.
  • 1 year International Warranty with 1 year Accidental Damage Protection
  • Ergonomically designed keyboard with IceCool technology keeps the palm rest at a comfort temperature

List Price: $499.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

 

Samsung Chromebook 2 11.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron, 2 GB, 16 GB SSD, Silver)

Samsung Chromebook 2 11.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron, 2 GB, 16 GB SSD, Silver)

The Chromebook 2 achieves simple perfection starting with its premium design. The leather-like cover is richly textured, upgrading its slim and sleek design further. Even more impressive is how productive it is. Its HD resolution screen, optimized video conferencing, and enhanced processor enable outstanding performance, especially with Wi-Fi speeds that are three times faster than before.

  • Intel Celeron 2.16 GHz Processor
  • 2 GB DDR3L SDRAM
  • 16 GB Solid-State Drive (SSD); No CD or DVD drive
  • 11.6 inches 1366 x 768 pixels LED-lit Screen
  • Chrome Operating System; Silver Chassis

List Price: $249.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

 

ASUS Chromebook Flip 10.1-Inch Convertible 2 in 1 Touchscreen (Rockchip, 4 GB, 16GB SSD, Silver)

ASUS Chromebook Flip 10.1-Inch Convertible 2 in 1 Touchscreen (Rockchip, 4 GB, 16GB SSD, Silver)

  • Rockchip 1.8 GHz Processor
  • 4 GB DDR3 RAM
  • Can open/edit MS Office files using free embedded QuickOffice editor or Google Docs, and can download Microsoft Office Online (an online version of Microsoft Office) for free. Cannot install standard MS Office software.
  • Storage : 16GB Solid State Storage; No CD or DVD drive
  • 10.1 inches 1280*800 pixels LED-lit Screen
  • Chrome Operating System; Silver Chassis

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HP Stream 11-r010nr 11.6-Inch Notebook (Intel Celeron Processor, 2GB RAM, 32 GB Hard Drive, Windows 10 Home 64- Bit), Cobalt Blue

HP Stream 11-r010nr 11.6-Inch Notebook (Intel Celeron Processor, 2GB RAM, 32 GB Hard Drive, Windows 10 Home 64- Bit), Cobalt Blue

Looking for a notebook that can keep up with your busy day? The HP Stream is the hard-working, smartly-designed notebook that's light on price.

  • Intel Celeron N3050 1.6 GHz Processor
  • 2 GB SDRAM
  • Windows 10 with Office 365 Personal included for one year
  • 32 GB Solid-State Drive, No Optical Drive
  • 11.6-Inch 1366x768 pixel LED-lit Screen

List Price: $199.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

 

ASUS X551MA 15.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron, 4 GB, 500GB HDD, Black) - Free Upgrade to Windows 10

ASUS X551MA 15.6 Inch Laptop (Intel Celeron, 4 GB, 500GB HDD, Black) - Free Upgrade to Windows 10

Enhance your computing lifestyle with the ASUS X551MAV-EB01-B(S) Notebook PC. This notebook offers you the power and the speed you need at your work. Geared with an Intel Celeron N2840 2.16GHz dual-core processor that can turbo up to a dashing 2.58GHz as well as 4GB of RAM, this notebook is all set to deliver superb computing and mobility. With Windows 8, there is no need for an optical drive since all your apps needs can downloaded via the Windows 8 Store. The 500GB HDD with a speed of 5400 RPM offers you enough space for storing all your files, downloads, music, videos, software and so on.

  • Intel Dual-Core Celeron N2830 2.16 GHz, 4GB RAM, 500GB Hard Drive
  • 15.6-Inch High-Definition LED-lit display (1366*768)
  • Webcam for Skype. 1x USB 3.0, 1x USB 2.0, 1x HDMI. No optical drive
  • High-speed wireless LAN (802.11n) and fast ethernet LAN port
  • Windows 8.1 (Free Upgrade to Windows 10)

List Price: $269.00 Buy this laptop on Amazon

 

Acer Aspire One Cloudbook, 11-Inch HD, 32GB, Windows 10, Gray (AO1-131-C9PM) includes Office 365 Personal - 1 year

Acer Aspire One Cloudbook, 11-Inch HD, 32GB, Windows 10, Gray (AO1-131-C9PM) includes Office 365 Personal - 1 year

  • Intel Celeron N3050 1.6 GHz
  • Windows 10, Microsoft Office 365 Personal 1-Year Subscription
  • 2GB of DDR3L Onboard Memory
  • 32 GB Internal Storage
  • 11.6-Inch HD Screen, Intel HD Graphics, 8-hour battery life

List Price: $189.99 Buy this laptop on Amazon

 

Toshiba CB35-B3340 13.3 Inch Chromebook (Intel Celeron, 4GB, 16GB SSD, Silver) Full HD-Screen

      Toshiba CB35-B3340 13.3 Inch Chromebook (Intel Celeron, 4GB, 16GB SSD, Silver) Full HD-Screen

  • Intel Celeron Processor N2840
  • 4 GB DDR3L SDRAM memory, 9-hour battery life
  • Can open/edit MS Office files using free embedded QuickOffice editor or Google Docs, and can download Microsoft Office Online (an online version of Microsoft Office) for free. Cannot install standard MS Office software.
  • 16 GB Solid-State Drive (SSD); No CD or DVD drive
  • 13-inch IPS Screen, Intel HD graphics

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ASUS Transformer Book T100HA-C4-GR 10.1-inch 2 in 1 Touchscreen Laptop

ASUS Transformer Book T100HA-C4-GR 10.1-inch 2 in 1 Touchscreen Laptop

  • 2-in-1 ultraportable notebook with a 10" IPS WXGA (1280x800), detachable tablet
  • Touchscreen, smooth multitasking with 4GB memory, 64GB SSD with Windows 10 pre-installed
  • Intel Quad-Core Cherry Trail x5-Z8500 1.44GHz (Turbo up to 2.24GHz)
  • Comfortable keyboard dock with multi-touch touchpad and USB 3.0 Type C for productivity on-the-go
  • Ultra-portable with 0.72-inch thin and only 2.28lbs weight

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