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What Is The Best College Laptops Under 500 In 2022

A laptop is a computer that is small enough to be carried around easily and used for tasks such as checking email and working on documents. College students need laptops for a variety of reasons, from taking notes in class to completing assignments. The best laptops for college students cost less than $500.

Here Are Our Top 10 College Laptops Under 500 At A Glance

If you don’t have enough time, check out this shortlist of the best college laptops under 500 and choose the one you like the most.

10 Best College Laptops Under 500 People Love In 2022: In Depth Features

SaleBestseller No. 1
Laptop Backpack,Business Travel Anti Theft Slim Durable Laptops Backpack with USB Charging Port,Water Resistant College School Computer Bag for Women & Men Fits 15.6 Inch Laptop and Notebook - Black
  • Storage Space & Pockets:One separate laptop compartment hold 15.6 Inch Laptop as well as 15 Inch,14 Inch and 13 Inch Macbook/Laptop.One spacious packing compartment roomy for iPad,mouse,charger,binders,books,clothes,ect.Mesh pockets at side for water bottle and compact umbrellamake your items organized and easier to find.
  • COMFY&STURDY: Comfortable airflow back design with thick but soft multi-panel ventilated padding, gives you maximum back support. Breathable and adjustable shoulder straps relieve the stress of shoulder. Foam padded top handle for a long time carry on
  • FUNCTIONAL&SAFE: A luggage strap allows backpack fit on luggage/suitcase, slide over the luggage upright handle tube for easier carrying. With a hidden anti theft pocket on the back protect your valuable items from thieves. making your journey and travelling more convenient wherever you go.
  • USB PORT DESIGN: With built in USB charger outside and built in charging cable inside,this usb backpack offers you a more convenient way to charge your phone while walking. Headphone Jack: you can listen to your favorite music on the go hands-free.
  • DURABLE MATERIAL&SOLID: Made of Water Resistant and Durable Polyester Fabric with metal zippers.Ensure a secure & long-lasting usage everyday & weekend.Serve you well as professional office work bag,slim USB charging bagpack, perfects for business traveling, weekend getaways, shopping & outdoor activities in daily life. Good Gift for college high school big student for boys,girls,teens,adults
SaleBestseller No. 2
Lenovo Laptop Backpack B210, 15.6-Inch Laptop/Tablet, Durable, Water-Repellent, Lightweight, Clean Design, Sleek for Travel, Business Casual or College, GX40Q17225, Black Casual Backpack- Black
  • Durable design: Laptop backpack features a durable, water-repellent snow yarn polyester fabric and streamlined design with a padded interior to protect your laptop, notebook and other important stuff
  • Comfortable fit: This compact backpack has a quilted back panel and fully adjustable shoulder straps making it comfortable for all day use, plus a quick access front zippered pocket for extra storage
  • Laptop backpack: Perfect for daily commuters, college students and all types of travelers; accommodates laptops up to 15.6 inches
  • Convenient storage: In addition to the laptop compartment, there are separate pockets for mobile devices, business cards, and other daily tools in quick-access compartments. The main compartment offers extra space for magazines, notepad and other laptop accessories
SaleBestseller No. 3
Himawari Large Travel Backpack with Laptop Compartment 17 Inch Roomy School Doctor Bag for College Student Women Christmas Gift
  • LARGE SCHOOL BACKPACK- 17.7 Inch Backpack. laptop compartment inside can fit 15 inch laptop. Dimension: 17.7"x 11.8"x 8"
  • SPACIOUS TRAVEL BAG- Inner layout:main pocket, 1 laptop slot and 2 open pockets. Outer layout: 1 roomy front pocket and 2 side pockets
  • FUNCTIONAL BOOKBAG- It can fit your laptop,folders, textbook,notebook, pencase, headphone and more
  • MULTI USAGE- It can be school backpack for students,laptop bag, backpack for trip, doctor diaper bag for Mom
  • 30-DAY FREE RETURN- Email us if you have any issue and need help. We'll handle it ASAP
SaleBestseller No. 4
Matein Travel Laptop Backpack, Business Anti Theft Slim Durable Laptops Backpack with USB Charging Port, Water Resistant College School Computer Bag Gifts for Men & Women Fits 15.6 Inch Notebook, Grey
  • ★LOTS OF STORAGE SPACE&POCKETS: One separate laptop compartment hold 15.6 Inch Laptop as well as 15 Inch,14 Inch and 13 Inch Laptop. One spacious packing compartment roomy for daily necessities,tech electronics accessories. Front compartment with many pockets, pen pockets and key fob hook, makes your item organized and easier to find
  • ★COMFY&STURDY: Comfortable soft padded back design with thick but soft multi-panel ventilated padding, gives you maximum back support. Breathable and adjustable shoulder straps relieve the stress of shoulder. Foam padded top handle for a long time carry on
  • ★FUNCTIONAL&SAFE: A luggage strap allows backpack fit on luggage/suitcase, slide over the luggage upright handle tube for easier carrying. With a hidden anti theft pocket on the back protect your valuable items from thieves. Well made for international airplane travel and day trip as a travel gift for men
  • ★USB PORT DESIGN: With built in USB charger outside and built in charging cable inside,this usb backpack offers you a more convenient way to charge your phone while walking. It's a great tech gift for him from wife, daughter and son. Please noted that this backpack doesn't power itself, usb charging port only offers an easy access to charge
  • ★DURABLE MATERIAL&SOLID: Made of Water Resistant and Durable Polyester Fabric with metal zippers. Ensure a secure & long-lasting usage everyday & weekend.Serve you well as professional office work bag,slim USB charging bagpack,college high school big students backpacks for boys,girls,teens
Bestseller No. 5
Women Convertible Tote Daypack Laptop Backpack Wide Top Open College School Travel Casual Bag, Fits 15.6 Inch Laptop, Green
  • USB Charging Port: Built-in USB port design allows you conveniently to charge cell phone by connecting power bank without opening backpack on the go. (Power bank is not included)
  • Water Resistant Fabric: Made of water resistant, durable and breathable nylon fabric. Dual padded, reinforced and adjustable shoulder straps provide optimum comfort and fit snugly around your shoulders allowing.
  • Large Capacity: Inner main pocket: The laptop lining can put an 15.6" laptop. Outer: 2 front zipper pocket, 2 side pockets and 1 front pockets with Velcro. Wide Open Design, rectangular opening providing easy access to the items at the bottom. Not be too bulky but roomy for everything you need.
  • Functional & Stylish: You can use it as college school bookbag, business travel backpack, laptop backpack purse, carry-on bag, doctor teacher backpack, diaper/mom bag and a luggage for short trip.
  • No-Risk When Order: Any problems with your bag, please contact us. We will solve it. The actual color of the backpack maybe a little different from the picture due to the different screen of display or reflection.
Bestseller No. 6
MAXTOP Deep Storage Laptop Backpack with USB Charging Port[Water Resistant] College School Computer Bookbag Fits 16 Inch Laptop,Black
  • ❤ Deep Storage Backpack for School,Travel and Work --- Open the main space, you can store your daily essentials, such as laptop (Up to 15.6 Inch), tablet, books, pens, mouse, power bank and charger. FRONT ZIPPER POCKET and 2 SIDE POCKETS can hold pencil box, water bottles or umbrella. Lots of pockets design make your items organized, say goodbye to dig around in bookbag.(If you have more storage needs or are taller than 5.84 feet, it is recommended to choose MAXTOP 17-inch backpack.)
  • ❤ Creative USB Design with Detachable Cable&Inside Power Bank Pocket --- With built in USB charger outside and built in charging cable inside the book bag, you can charge your phone conveniently without opening up the computer backpack. Detachable Cable inside convenient for cleaning the back pack and Inside Side Pocket is design for prevent your Power Bank moving around and same space.(Power Bank Not included)
  • ❤ Great Travel Backpack with Luggage Strap&Hidden Anti Theft Pocket --- A Luggage belt design on the back of the book bag helps to free your hand and back by fixing the laptop bag on the trolley of your luggage, will make your traveling and business trip more convenient. With a Hidden Anti Theft Pocket on the back of backpack protect your valuable items from thieves. Well made for international airplane travel and day trip.
  • ❤ Comfortable on Your Shoulder and Back with Ergonomic Back Support System --- Comfortable back design with soft padding, gives you maximum back support.Breathable and adjustable ergonomics S-shape padded shoulder straps relieve the stress of shoulder and neck. Even if you pack a lot of things in your backpack, you will not feel a lot of pressure on your shoulders. Very suitable for business travel.
  • ❤ Updated Quality Material & Multipurpose ---In addition to the previous lightweight, water resistant,durable features, the NEW fabric is more sturdy and not easy to wrinkle. Ensure a secure & long-lasting usage.Newly upgraded backpack has slightly adjusted the internal storage space and added a pen position. Serve you well as office work backpack, bookbag, travel backpack, business laptop backpack and college high school student backpack for boys, girls, teenagers, adults, men, women.
SaleBestseller No. 7
Laptop Backpack for Men, Large Travel Computer Backpack with USB Charging Port for Work Business Fits 17 Inch Notebook, Big College School Bookbag, 40L, Anti Theft, Water Resistant, Black
  • LARGE CAPACITY AND MANY POCKET ➤ Mens laptop backpack owns 20 independent pockets. 5 spacious main multi compartments with many hidden pockets can accommodate lots of stuff like books, stationery, clothes and college supplies or travel accessories. Side deep zipper pocket for easy access essentials, elastic mesh pockets at side for water bottle and compact umbrella
  • LARGE AND DURABLE MATERIAL ➤ Size of extra large student backpack: 18.9x13x9.1 (inches), capacity: 40L, separate padded laptop compartment hold for 13 inch MacBook, 14, 15, 15. 6 and up to 17in laptop backpack/computers. The laptop backpack made from high quality polyester fabric shockproof with high density nylon lining for better TEAR and WATER RESISTANT and heavy duty backpack large laptop backpack for the city
  • COMFORTABLE ➤ Tech backpack with back U shaped three dimensional ventilation design, comfortable and wide mesh breathable shoulder straps and thick waist pads, with plenty of sponge padding, can reduce the pressure on the shoulders and waist. Tighten the breast strap can stabilized the center of the gravity of the backpack. Both sides of the shoulder strap with lanyard design, can hang sunglasses and other small pendants
  • TSA APPROVED AND MULTIPURPOSE ➤ Unfolds the large backpack freely 90-180 degrees, airline approved and TSA friendly, designed for air travel. The luggage strap can pack the travel laptop bag on the luggage/suitcase and slide on the upright handle tube of the suitcase. In addition, the top of the student backpack is equipped with a steel cable for easier carrying. You can use it anywhere for international travel, camping, hiking and overnight trips
  • SUITABLE FOR ➤ This travel laptop backpack is ideal for business trips, weekend getaways, shopping, professional office work and other indoor/outdoor activities. In addition, this is an ideal school book bag suitable for college and high school students. It is a gift idea for boys and girls, teens, adults, women, men and teacher, which can be used as a back-to-school/Christmas/Mother/Father's Day gift
Bestseller No. 8
Laptop Backpack 17 Inch Waterproof Extra Large TSA Travel Backpack Anti Theft College School Business Mens Backpacks with USB Charging Port 17.3 Gaming Computer Backpack for Women Men Blue 45L
  • ✈【FUNCTIONAL DESIGN】Laptop backpack offers a convenient on-the-go access to portable power, with USB charging port outside and a set-in charging cable. Great for charging your phone or other electronic devices while walking. (Please note that the power bank is not included in this USB laptop backpack) And the headphone interface is a easy access to your earphone usage. And lay-flat design is for easily organized and get your items via opening up to 180 degree when through the airport security.
  • ✈【LARGE CAPACITY & MULTIPLE POCKETS】External dimensions: 14.1*8.3*18.5 Inches(L*W*H). Capacity: 45 L. 2 main padded compartments with dual zipper fit for 15.6, 17 and up to 17.3 inch laptop.(Since the laptops' appearance of different brands is different, this backpack is suitable for most 17.3-inch computers, but if laptops' form is too large, it may not be suitable.) More than 15 functional pockets ensure you to keep your personal belongings well-organized and get them easily whenever you need.
  • ✈【DURABLE MATERIAL】17 inch computer backpack is made of waterproof and high-quality polyester fabric. This college backpack features a double-sided smooth zip and reinforced stitching for durability. It provides more secure and protection for your items in the rainy days. Dual metal zippers are designed for your daily commute. Serve well as a durable travel backpack for men. And Breathable mesh back is perfect for comfortable carrying.
  • ✈【COMFORTABLE CARRYON】1 smart luggage sleeve helps to free your hands and back when travelling. You can hold this business backpack by sliding through the trunk’s handle tube for easy travel. Anti-theft zipper pocket on the back is to keep your valuable items safe. Easy card zipper pocket offers a easy access to your keys, cards an coins. And a small sleeve on the shoulder strap of rucksack is designed for packing your sunglasses.
  • ✈【MULTIPURPOSE BACKPACK】This mens backpack can be used as a laptop backpack, 17-inch portable backpack, college backpack, travel backpack, weekend bag, overnight trip backpack, business laptop,backpack for men and women, personal carry on for adults. This practical extra large laptop backpack is ready for anywhere.
Bestseller No. 9
Kenneth Cole Reaction Women's Chelsea 15" Laptop Bag Computer Bookbag for Work, School, College, Nurse, Travel Daypack Purse Backpack, Black
  • 【Fashion Forward Quality】Made of a stylish chevron quilted polyester-twill water-resistant exterior with gold-plated zippers. Interior features a fully lined tear-resistant stripe polyester lining that will stand up to daily use. The perfect 15-inch computer backpack to keep your business essentials organized while on the go.
  • 【Storage Space & Pockets】Separate padded tech pocket fits most laptops with up to a 15-inch screen, as well 14 Inch Laptop or 13 Inch MacBook/Laptop. Padded tablet pocket in main compartment is compatible with most tablets. Front exterior features an extensive business organizer for all your needed essentials.
  • 【Comfy & Functional】Rear exterior features breathable and adjustable shoulder straps that relieve stress of shoulders for maximum comfort while on the move. Rear of backpack features a trolley strap that fits over most luggage upright handles for hands-free carrying. Convenient beverage holster pockets featured on both sides of backpack. Features a convenient, easy to carry, top grab handle.
  • 【Multipurpose】This backpack was designed to fit perfectly under an airplane seat when you are traveling or on business trip. Suitable for commuting or as a carry-on, can be easily stored. This backpack is lightweight and stylish which is perfect for school, college, travel, hiking, business trips, commuting to work, everyday use, outdoor activities, or even perfect as a gift.
  • 【Dimensions】Overall Size: 16” H x 10” W x 7.5” D. Laptop Compartment: 15.25” H x 10” W x 1.75” D. Product Weight: 2.15 lbs. Compatible with most tablets and fits most laptops with up to a 15-inch screen.
Bestseller No. 10
Ronyes Vintage Laptop Backpack for Women Men Unisex College Bag School College Bookbag 15.6inch Laptop Bag Small Computer Backpack Stylish Casual Rucksack Daypacks with USB Charging Port (LightGreen)
  • ★ Please kindly note that this bag does not come with a power bank/charger.
    Ronyes unique vintage backpack book bag cute backpack with padded laptop compartment ; Sturdy Computer backpacks for laptops 13/14/15/16".
  • ★Durable Material: Made of high quality 600D nylon fabric, lightweight & tear & water resistant; Dimension: 17"L x 17"H x 5.5"W; Capacity: 25L.
  • ★Spacious Department: Total 6 compartments, roomy for your needs: 1 large zipper pocket with a laptop compartment for laptop, clothes, books, magazines, files, folders purse, tablet, etc; 2 front zipper pockets for smart phones, earphones, wallet, notebooks, tablet, pens, pencil, keys, cards, other small items; 1 pouch inside for power bank; 2 side pockets for water bottle and umbrella.
  • ★Comfortable & Convenient Design: Well-padded and adjustable shoulder straps, comfortable on your shoulder and back; External USB Port with built-in charging cable, convenient charging while working or outside, suitable for daily use (Note: No Power Bank Included).
  • ★Ronyes unisex womens backpack rucksack backpack for men adult backpacks; Used as school college bag/ bookbag for women/ work bag/ gym backpack/ casual daypack/ travel bags/ teacher backpack, etc; ideal gifts for college students females, friends, family, kids bags for girls boys,etc.

How To Choose The Best College Laptops Under 500

Not every college laptops under 500 comes with the same specifications & price. So, you should choose the one that will serve your purpose and save your wallet.

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Related Frequently Asked Questions

What Is The Cheapest Laptop For College?

There is no simple answer when it comes to budgeting for collegeifiable items. However, some things to consider include what your school’s expenses are, what types of clothing and textbooks you will need, and how much time you will have to spend on campus. Additionally, some students may prefer laptops over other types of devices, such as Android phones.

What Kind Of Laptop Can I Get For $500?

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Which Affordable Laptop Is Best For Students?

Some laptops for students include a two-year university or college student laptop.Laptops for students include both expensive and affordable laptops. Some affordable laptops for students include models that are made by companies like Dell, HP, and Microsoft. Which specific laptop is best for students? That is a question that can be asked about any laptop that is available to them.

What Is The Best Laptop For A Student Starting College?

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