cheap-coding-laptopIf you are in need of a new laptop, or even your first laptop, but are afraid of spending too much money there is hope. There are plenty of cheap laptops on the market that will be a great first time laptops, and still be able to do what you want. Since laptops are built similar to a desktop pc, only portable and with less power it can get confusing on what to pick and where to find them. You will see commercials that boast a laptop is more powerful than a pc, some that are built for gaming and others that can do it all. But the price tags that go with these advertised laptops can cost you more than a pc would. Instead look to the auction site eBay for some fantastic deals, even under $150.

Cheap Coding Laptops Under $150 on eBay

Please note when you look these items up on E-bay the title is listed first so you can find it easier.

Dell Latitude Core 2 Duo Laptop ( WIFI Windows 7 DVD/CDRW Notebook Computer +2GB)

This nice little laptop is refurbished from an authorized Microsoft retailer and contains an 80 GB hard drive, 2GB memory and a 1.86 Intel Duo 2 processor. The screen is 14.1 inches which is perfect for the beginner. And this one comes with free shipping on top of the $146 price tag.

Dell Latitude Laptop Computer (Windows 7 DVD-CD RW Burner Wi-Fi Power Adapter)

Similar to the above model this unit is also refurbished and comes with free shipping. The price tag on this model is $140 and it comes with Windows 7 preloaded already in it. As listed it has a power adapter, but unfortunately the seller doesn’t list much else on this laptop, so you would need to ask questions.

Dell Latitude D520 Dual Core Laptop (DVD/CDRW WIFI Notebook Computer Windows 7)

Another Dell laptop, and this one sells for about $135 with free shipping. Unlike the previous model the owner listed more statistics on this model. It has a 1.66 GHz processor and is also loaded with Windows 7 as the title says. It’s also refurbished and has a 60 GB hard drive with a 1 GB memory. For saving money this is a nice laptop to get what you want done.

Of course there are plenty of other cheap laptops under $150 on eBay if you want to play the bidding game. You could win a much better model at low prices if you watch the listings. And of course you need to end up being the high bidder which can be hard, but not impossible. The trick is to know what to look for and type in the names of the laptops you might be looking for.