This 'perfect' Asus Chromebook is on sale for just $238 during Amazon Canada's Cyber Monday sale

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This 'perfect' Asus Chromebook is on sale for only $238! (Photo via Amazon)

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It's Cyber Monday at Amazon Canada — and for those on the hunt for a new laptop, this year's deals are incredible.  

As part of the retailer's Cyber Monday event, you'll find major savings on laptops, Chromebooks and desktops from brands like Microsoft, Acer and more. 

With prices starting at just $238, now is the perfect time to shop for a new laptop for yourself or as a holiday gift for a loved one. To check out today's best deals, starting with the Asus Chromebook, scroll below.

Asus Chromebook 15.6-Inch

Asus Chromebook C523NA-DH02 15.6inch. Image via Amazon.
Asus Chromebook C523NA-DH02 15.6inch. Image via Amazon.

$238 $299 at Amazon

What is it

This budget-friendly laptop is a great buy for students, families with little ones, or anyone looking to snag a deal this holiday season. 

Measuring 15.6 inches, its HD display comes with a durable 180-degree hinge that can be laid flat, mimicking the feel of a tablet. The Chromebook runs on a Chrome operating system and comes with built-in virus protection. 

It comes fully loaded with all the Google Apps you know and love and features an additional 100GB of Google Drive space for important files and memories. 

What people are saying

With more than 1,400 reviews behind it, Amazon shoppers say this kid-friendly Chromebook is a "great product" and write that it's "perfect for school."

"I'm a university student," and this Chromebook is "perfect," writes one shopper. "It's totally worth it."

It's a "very strong laptop overall," echos another user. It "does everything I need."

Earning an average rating of 4.1 stars, shoppers give the laptop an average of four stars or higher for battery life, screen quality and its lightweight build.

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It's the "best purchase I've made" in a while, touts one user.

However, some shoppers note that the screen resolution and operating system left them wanting more. 

You can't run "real apps" on this, says one reviewer. "Only half-baked Chrome extensions."

The "interface is clunky," writes another.

The verdict

On sale for just $238 as part of Amazon's Cyber Monday event, this Chromebook is a safe bet for students and those looking to save on tech ahead of the holidays. However, some shoppers note the budget device can be "clunky" and that its operating system is not ideal for everyone.

To take advantage of more Amazon Cyber Monday laptop deals, scroll below.

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go. Image via Amazon.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go. Image via Amazon.

Combining sleek design and the ease of a touchscreen tablet, this Microsoft laptop truly does it all. 

$760 $900 at Amazon

Asus Chromebook Flip

Asus Chromebook Flip. Image via Amazon.
Asus Chromebook Flip. Image via Amazon.

Use this convertible laptop to create, present, and work in any way that suits you. It features a durable 360-degree hinge that makes it easy to stay in control of your work station. 

$408 $498 at Amazon

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop

Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop. Image via Amazon.
Acer Predator Helios 300 Gaming Laptop. Image via Amazon.

Take your online gaming to the next level with this powerful laptop that comes with a 144Hz IPS panel and 3ms Overdrive response time — so you can say hello to clear, crisp gameplay.

$1,499 $1,699 at Amazon

ASUS VivoBook 15 X515 Thin and Light Laptop

ASUS VivoBook 15 X515 Thin and Light Laptop. Image via Amazon.
ASUS VivoBook 15 X515 Thin and Light Laptop. Image via Amazon.

This slim and ultra lightweight laptop is easily portable, making it a great choice for busy professionals and students on the go. 

$349 $398 at Amazon

Want to see more? Shop Amazon Canada's best Cyber Monday deals here

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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