Cheap laptop deal at Walmart takes $300 off Acer Aspire 5

Acer Aspire 5 laptop
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It's Pi Day weekend and we're already seeing excellent deals on some of today's best laptops. And if you're looking for a powerful, yet budget-friendly system, you'll want to take advantage of this incredible deal at Walmart. 

Currently, the retailer has the Acer Aspire 5 14-inch laptop on sale for just $499. Normally $699, that's $300 off and the lowest price we've ever seen for this Core i7-powered laptop. This is one of the best laptops deals we've seen. 

Acer Aspire 5 Laptop: was $699 now $499 @ Walmart

Acer Aspire 5 Laptop: was $699 now $499 @ Walmart
The Acer Aspire 5 (A514-52-78MD) is one of the best budget laptops you can buy. This configuration packs a 14-inch 1080p display, a Core i7-8565U CPU, 8GB of RAM and a 512GB SSD. Now $300 off, this laptop has never been cheaper.

This Acer Aspire 5 features s a 14-inch 1080p display, Core a i7-8565U CPU, 8GB of RAM, and a 512GB SSD. Although we didn't review this config, design-wise it sports a premium aesthetic with a silver, aluminum hood and embossed Acer logo on the lid. 

At 3.8 pounds and 14.3 x 9.9 x 0.7 inches, the Aspire 5 is thinner and lighter than the HP 14 Laptop (3.1 pounds, 12.8 x 8.9 x 0.8 inches). It offers an array of ports and slots for connectivity. It packs an RJ45 Ethernet port, an HDMI port, two USB 3.1 ports, a USB 2.0 port, a USB Type-C port, a Kensington lock slot and a 3.5mm jack.

Great for day-to-day multitasking and multimedia, the Aspire 5 Slim is steal at $300 off.

Hilda Scott is a Deals Editor at Laptop Mag, bringing you the best bargains on laptops, gaming gear, smart home gadgets, and wearables. She has also worked on Tom's Guide as a Deals Writer. After graduating from Hunter College with a degree in Film and Media Studies, she's written for iTechPost,, Parle Mag, Enstars, and Latin Times. When she's not bringing readers the best deals, she's streaming her favorite shows or attending a live concert or pro wrestling event.