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10 Best 13 Inch Laptop Under 500 & Buying Guide

There are a lot of different 13 inch laptops on the market these days, and it can be tough to determine which one is the best for your needs. We’ve compiled a list of the best 13 inch laptops under 500 dollars, so you can find the perfect one for you without breaking the bank.

Our Top Picks At A Glance

Here is a quick recap of our top 10 picks that lets you compare each product with another and allow you to choose the best one.

10 Best 13 Inch Laptop Under 500 People Love In 2022: In Depth Features

Bestseller No. 1
CCPK 13" Laptop Sleeve 13 Inch Cover Protective Case Compatible with Apple MacBook Air 13.3 Inch Mac Pro M1 Surface Lenovo Dell HP Bag Computer Pouch Accessories Travel Carrying Case Neoprene, Black
  • Snug, tailored fit, CCPK Laptop Sleeve offers portable protection for Apple MacBook Air / Pro 13 inch
  • Padded Sponge-lined, a slim and protective case. Compatible with Microsoft Surface Laptop , Lenovo , Dell , Acer , Google , ASUS , HP Laptop and Chromebook
  • Special Stretch Shell neoprene resists both water and stains;
  • Heavy-duty custom zipper pulls with closed-seam construction;
  • External Dimensions : 13.78" x 10.04" x 0.79", Internal Dimensions : 12.8" x 9.06" x 0.59". (Please read the following instructions of dimension carefully before ordering)
SaleBestseller No. 2
tomtoc 360 Protective Laptop Shoulder Bag for 13-inch MacBook Air 2018-2021 M1/A2337 A2179, MacBook Pro 13.3 2016-2021 M1/A2338 A2251, 12.3 Surface Pro 8/X/7+/7/6/5, Waterproof Notebook Case Sleeve
  • Wirecutter Pick Awards: Standing out with incredible carrying versatility and outstanding quality, our A42 Series were appraised "A Great Laptop Bag" by Wirecutter (A New York Times Company)
  • CornerArmor Technology: The laptop bag features two rubber CornerArmors at the bottom corners, which can protect your device from unexpected drops and bumps and keep your device surviving the crash, just like the car airbag
  • 360° Superior Protection: Cushion-soft fleece with ultra-thick padding inside, water-resistant fabric outside, and high resilience protective edges around provide superior protection for your laptop from shocks, bumps, scratches, and water-spills
  • Roomy Space: Features a main compartment for laptop or tablet, two sealed pockets with top-quality ykk zippers to easily store and transport accessories such as your charger, adapter, mouse, cables, phone, wallet, etc. You will always be able to find what you need when you need it
  • What You Get: 12-month worry-free Warranty, friendly and timely customer support, A laptop shoulder bag for 13-inch MacBook Air M1/A2338 A2179 A1932 (2018-2021), 13-inch MacBook Pro with USB-C M1/A2338 A2251 A2289 A2159 A1989 A1706 A1708 (2016-2021), 12.3" Surface Pro 8/X/7+/7/6/5; Also compatible with 2020-2021 Surface Laptop Go, 12.9" iPad Pro 5th/4th/3rd Gen. (2018-2021), Dell XPS 13, etc.; Internal Dimensions - 11.97" x 8.36" x 0.61"
Bestseller No. 3
Lacdo 13 inch Laptop Sleeve Case for 13 inch New MacBook Pro A2338 M1 A2251 A2289 A2159 A1989 A1706 A1708 | 13 inch New MacBook Air A2337 M1 A2179 A1932 | 12.9" iPad Pro 5th 4th 3rd Computer Bag, Gray
  • WATER REPELLENT & MOISTURE PROOFING - Made of waterproof Canvas fabric,which obstructs water and vapor effectively. Don't worry about getting your laptop computer and accessories wet from splashing water or rain.
  • FRONT POCKET STORAGE & SMOOTHLY ZIPPER - Extra Two pocket in front, enough space to keeping document, charge, mouse, cable, cellphone, memory cards, external hard drive, pens etc. Top-loading zipper on the sleeve glides smoothly and allows convenient access to your laptop.
  • SHOCKPROOF FLUFFY FLEECE FABRIC LINING - Extra soft, The anti-static, Featuring three layers' protection with waterproof layer, shockproof layer and fluffy fabric inner layer, the product can effectively absorb impacts and reduce damages caused by accidentally bumping, and protects your notebook from scratches.
  • FASHION STYLE PERFECT GIFT - Personalize your laptop with its own unique style. Emphasizing the aesthetics and safety of your laptop computer at the same time in the design.
  • SIZE: Exterior: 13.2" x 1.2" x 9.8" & Interior: 12.7" x 1" x 9.3". Compatible with 13 Inch new MacBook Pro 2016 - 2021 with/without Touch Bar (A2338 M1 A2251 A2289 A2159 A1989 A1706 A1708) | 2018-2021 New MacBook Air 13-inch with Retina Display A2337 M1 A2179 A1932 USB-C Devices | 12.9 inch New iPad Pro 5th 4th 3rd 2021-2018 | XPS 13 | Microsoft Surface Pro 2017 Ultrabook Notebook
Bestseller No. 4
Arvok 13-14 Inch Laptop Sleeve Multi-Color & Size Choices Case/Water-Resistant Neoprene Notebook Computer Pocket Tablet Carrying Bag Cover, Black
  • Compatible Devices: Ideal fit for most of 13"-14" laptop for ACER, APPLE, ASUS, DELL, HP, LENOVO, SONY, SAMSUNG, TOSHIBA and more. Proper fitment varies according to the size of devices. Please check the dimensions of your device before purchasing. Interior Dimensions: 13.5" x 0.78" x 9.5"/34.3 x 2 x 24.1 cm (L x W x H).
  • Superior Protection: Premium thickened water-resistant neoprene material offers a ultra slim lightweight design and superior protection to protect laptop/notebook from dust, shocks, bumps, scratches, scuffs and spills. (Thickness: 0.25 inch/0.6 cm)
  • Ultra-slim & Lightweight: Easily sliding into your briefcase, backpack or other luggage bags, which make it so convenient for daily use and traveling wherever you go.
  • Convenient Use: Quick top-loading zipper on the bag glides smoothly, allowing for an easy and convenient access to your laptop computer.
  • Lifetime Support: Full 12 months Worry-Free warranty with lifetime support! 24-hour customer service support, just purchase and enjoy this superior product with confidence and risk free!
Bestseller No. 5
MOSISO Laptop Sleeve Bag Compatible with MacBook Air 13 inch A2337 M1 A2179 A1932 2018-2022/Pro 13 inch A2338 M1 A2251 A2289 A2159 A1989 A1706 A1708, Polyester Vertical Case with Pocket, Gray
  • Internal dimensions: 12.4 x 0.79 x 9.45 inches (L x W x H); External dimensions: 13 x 0.79 x 10.04 inches (L x W x H). The front vertical side pocket dimensions: 9.25 x 9.25 inches (L x W).
  • Made with polyester material, a top opening zipper gliding smoothly and allows convenient access to your device. Slim and lightweight, does not bulk your device up and can easily slide into your briefcase, backpack or other bag.
  • Extra pocket in front provides enough space to keep mouse, earphone, pens and notepads, offering added convenience. This protective carrying sleeve case cover bag with pocket is ideal for you to take your laptop notebook computer out.
  • Features a polyester foam padding layer and fluffy fleece fabric lining for bump and shock absorption and protection of your device against bump, shock and accidental scratches.
  • Compatible with MacBook Air 13 inch with Retina Display Touch ID 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 (A2337 M1/A2179/A1932), compatible with MacBook Pro 13 inch 2016-2021 (A2338 M1/A2289/A2251/A2159/A1989/A1706/A1708 with/without Touch Bar); Compatible with iPad Pro 12.9 inch (1st/2nd/3rd/4th/5th Gen) 2015-2021; compatible with Surface Pro 2017; Compatible with Dell XPS/Latitude 13; Compatible with HP Pavilion 13; Compatible with Lenovo Yoga 13.3; Compatible with HUAWEI MateBook 13/X 13/X Pro 13.9.
Bestseller No. 6
MOSISO Laptop Shoulder Bag Compatible with MacBook Air/Pro,13-13.3 inch Notebook,Compatible with MacBook Pro 14 inch 2021 2022 M1 Pro/Max A2442, Polyester Flapover Briefcase Sleeve Case, Black
  • Internal Dimensions: 13.78 x 0.78 x 9.84 inches (L x W x H); External Dimensions: 14.56 x 0.78 x 10.43 inches (L x W x H).
  • Front flap pocket with hook and loop fasteners closure is great for quick-access items, secure and convenient. Such as cell phone and pens, wallet, keys and other small items. This protective messenger shoulder bag carrying briefcase handbag sleeve case cover bag with pocket is ideal for you to take your laptop out.
  • Features a polyester foam padding layer and fluffy fleece fabric lining for bump and shock absorption and protection of your computer from accidental scratches. Top-loading zipper on the bag glides smoothly and allows convenient access to your laptop computer.
  • Removable and adjustable padding shoulder strap varied from 27 inch to maximum 48 inch and dual sturdy handles for long time comfortably carrying, top handles also can tuck away in the pockets when not needed.
  • Compatible with MacBook Pro 14 inch 2022 2021 A2442 M1 Pro/M1 Max with Touch ID, compatible with MacBook Air 13 inch A1369 A1466 2010-2017, compatible with MacBook Pro 13 inch A1425 A1502 A1278 2008-2015; Compatible with Surface Book 3/2/1 13.5, compatible with Surface Laptop 4/3/2/1 13.5; Compatible with Dell Latitude 14; Compatible with HP Elitebook 13.3/Spectre X360 13.3/Envy 13/Stream 13/Stream 14/Pavilion 14; Compatible with Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon; compatible with Lenovo IdeaPad 13/14.
SaleBestseller No. 7
Voova 13 13.3 Inch Laptop Sleeve Case Compatible with MacBook Air/MacBook Pro 13, MacBook Pro 14 2021 2022 M1/Max A2442, 13.5 Surface Book/Laptop 3 4, Waterproof Computer Bag Cover with Handle, Black
  • Internal dimensions: 13.6 x 9.8 x 0.8 inches, compatible with most 13-13.5 inch computer ultrabook like 13-13.3 Old MacBook Air/ Pro (Retina) 2016-2020 | 13 Inch New MacBook Air/Pro M1 2020 | 14 Inch New MacBook Pro 2021 | 12.9 inch iPad Pro |13.5 Microsoft Surface Laptop/Book 4/3/2 | Acer Chromebook R 13 | Acer Swift/Spin 7/5 13.3 | Dell Inspiron 13 | HP Elitebook/Spectre x360 | HP Envy/Stream 13 | ASUS ZenBook/Chromebook 13” | ASUS Vivobook /ZenBook Flip13.3” | Lenovo Yoga 730.
  • Extra Storage Space - Two pockets in front, enough space to keeping mouse, cable, cellphone, memory cards, external hard drive, pens etc.
  • Ultra-slim & Lightweight - Slim, portable and lightweight to take alone, or slide it into your briefcase, backpack or any other bag, perfect for business, school or travel.
  • Shockproof - Multiple Layers Protection, polyester foam padding layer and nylon fabric lining for bump and shock absorption, protect your computer from accidental scratches.
  • Excellent Detail: Use Exquisite zipper and reinforced stitching on all stress points, ensuring the bag does not fall apart when carrying heavy goods. The first verticle designed laptop bag, you will feel the beauty of simple and good texture.
SaleBestseller No. 8
Lacdo 360° Protective Laptop Shoulder Bag Sleeve Case for 13 Inch New MacBook Air | MacBook Pro Touch Bar 2016-2021 | Surface Book 3 2 | MacBook Pro Retina 2012-2015 | 13" HP Acer ASUS Computer, Black
  • COMPATIBLE WITH: Apple 13 inch MacBook Pro USB-C (A2338 M1 A2251 A2289 A2159 A1989 A1706 A1708 2018-2021) | 13 inch MacBook Air USB-C (A2337 M1 A2179 A1932 A1466 A1369) | 13.3 inch MacBook Pro Retina (Late 2012- 2016) | 12.9 inch iPad Pro | Microsoft Surface Book 13.5-Inch | Acer Chromebook R 13 | Acer Spin 5 | Inspiron 13 | HP Spectre x360 | HP Stream 13 | ASUS ZenBook UX330UA, UX303UA, UX303UB, UX360CA | ASUS ZenBook Flip UX360CA, UX360UA | ASUS Q304UA and Most 13-13.3" Ultrabook Notebook.
  • COMPREHENSIVE PROTECTION: Thick, soft, shockproof velvet inside the sleeve provides great cushioning and padding to protect your electronics from accidental bumps or scratches. Made of water-repellent canvas fabric, this macbook carrying bag will protect your valuable laptop from water splash or rain. The macbook pro case can offer 360° optimal protection for your laptop. You don't need to worry about your notebook getting damaged on the traveling.
  • MULTIPLE POCKETS: The main compartment perfectly fits your macbook, with smooth metal zippers offer quick access. Extra two compartments and two front pockets own enough storage space allows you to store your iPad, small notebook, power brick and cord, charger, power bank, hard drives or other electronics. — This laptop shoulder bag with lots of accessory pockets is very spacious and safe. A great macbook air carrying case to keep your every item secure and well-organized.
  • EASY TO CARRY: Adjustable padded shoulder strap plus solid leather handles make this macbook bag can be comfortably carried for long times. Considerate design is the back trolly belt for ease of use during business trips. A great shoulder bag for macbook 13 can be converted into a laptop handbag, laptop messenger bag, laptop briefcase bag, laptop carrying case. Versatile usage meets your every travel need, enjoy a free and enjoyable journey!
  • LIGHTWEIGHT & PORTABLE: Multiple carry options include: grab handles, shoulder strap, the rear trolley strap. Top handles also can tuck away in the pockets when not needed. A slim and sleek profile allows this laptop sleeve to fit directly into your backpack, bag, briefcase, suitcase. It is a well-made laptop bag for 13-inch macbook that can be an anniversary or holiday gift.
SaleBestseller No. 9
KEROLFFU Laptop Cooling Pad 15.6 14 13 Inch (Big 2Fans 5.52 Inch, Double Sides Built-in USB Line, Back Feet Stand) Fit Apple Air / Pro / MacBook
  • 【FOR HOME/OFFICE LAPTOP 10-16IN】Battery saving 3-5hours Laptop working with big turbo 2fans (5.52inch), it provides decent air volume abt 70CFM which prevents laptop overheating with CPU temperature down 5-10deg.
  • 【LAP USE LIGHT&SLIM 】Slim body only 1.2inch and 1.3pound weight, designed for lap use on safa ( in bed), makes it easy for backpack carry in travel or business .
  • 【NOISE-FREE QUIET COOLING】Not even noticed in silent environment,The fans sound like bees buzzy with tested noise rate <26DB.
  • 【PAIN-RELIEF 5-HEIGHT ADJUST STAND】Up to 50deg. 5-heights tilting adjustment stand provides better viewing/ typing angles, thus relieve the pain on your neck and back.
  • 【POWER SWITCH & NO LOSE OF USB PORT 】Switch botton allows us to turn off the lights (fans) and control fan speed. Besides,the extra USB2.0 port can connect other USB devices like mouse/audio while the cooling pad is working.
SaleBestseller No. 10
Thule 13", Black
  • Fits a 13" MacBook Pro, 13" MacBook Air 2018, or other laptops up to 12.3" x 8.6"
  • Designed to safeguard device with a rigid exterior and enhanced corner and edge protection
  • Work directly out of the case thanks to the clamshell design
  • Store accessories and cords in internal pockets

How To Choose The Best 13 Inch Laptop Under 500

Take the following considerations into account to choose the best 13 inch laptop under 500 that meets your needs.

dollars There is no one-size-fits-all buy guide for the 13 inch laptop market, as the use of a variety of devices and needs depends on different contexts. That said, here are some tips on how to choose the best 13 inch laptop for you: 1. What are your current computer needs? If you will be using your laptop for work or school, it is important to find a device that meets those needs. Additionally, if you will be using a computer for entertainment or gaming, make sure it is up to date and has a good processor. 2. How much do you want to spend? This is a popular question because it depends on more than just computer needs. You also need into what level of software and content you want to spend. The better your skills, the more money you will need to spend on the device itself and some other essentials like Coffee can or an AI Suite for Schroedel are required for only $5 per month/year. 3. What are your disposal options? This one is difficult. There are many factors that affect the price of a laptop, such as niche uses (i.e. software that can be developed with a digital pen), data

Related Frequently Asked Questions

What Is The Best Laptop For Around $500?

The best laptop for around $500 is a good laptop that has a great processor, good memory, and lots of storage. The laptop also needs to have a well-made cover and a nice case.

Is 13 A Good Size Laptop?

Yes, it is a good size laptop.

Which Laptop Is Best With Low Price?

A laptop is the best option when it comes to cost and you can use it as you please. Yes, a laptop is better for business purposes, but it can be used for also personal purposes.

Can A Laptop Last For 10 Years?

A laptop typically lasts around the entire 10-year range, depending on its condition and amount of use.

Conclusion

dollars If you’re looking for a great 13 inch laptop that’s affordable and Asos, then the top 3 options would be the following: -rillaster engineering Cain: A great choice for those who want a good performance and large screen. -Enthusiast’s sense: This laptop has a big screen and is also very performance-centric, making it a great choice for online activities. – feel like a king: This laptop is all about performance and features, offering all ther features necessary to make you feel like you’re playing a game of “the best.”