What are the best cheap 8GB RAM laptops for programming?

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    #1ASUS P2540UA-AB51

    ASUS P2540UA-AB51

    ASUS P-Series P2540UA-AB51 is a business standard laptop with 7th Gen Intel Core i5, 8G RAM, 1TB HDD and 2.5GHz processor, which runs with a Windows 10 operating system. It also has a nine hours long battery life. 

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    Christian Jones
    Written on May 11, 2018
    "The ASUS P2540UA-AB51 should be suitable to meet the basic needs for programming. At under $500 and with 8GB of RAM you really can't go wrong. A long battery life is always helpful and it will come with the most recent Windows version. Very easy to upgrade memory. The laptop meet the needs of most users."
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    #2HP Pavilion B077TFZ323

    HP Pavilion B077TFZ323

    HP Pavilion B077TFZ323 is a 14-inch laptop with 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7200U processor and Intel HD Graphics. It has 8GB RAM and 1TB hard drive. 

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    Anthony Carroll
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "So I was in need of a laptop for programming, preferably the best possible cheap 8GB ram laptops. For this my professor recommended the HP Pavilion B077TFZ323. I love it! It was so cheap and It does everything I need it to."
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    #3Dell Inspiron I3558-5501BLK

    Dell Inspiron I3558-5501BLK
    Dell Inspiron I3558-5501BLK is a 15.6 touchscreen HD laptop with Intel Core i5-5200U Processor, 8GB Memory, Bluetooth connectivity which runs with the Windows 10 operating system. It also has an optical drive.
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    Victoria Woods
    Written on May 10, 2018
    "I really love that this is a laptop with a touchscreen. It's got the best of both worlds. Works great for all my gaming and programming needs!"
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    #4Dell Inspiron 2017 T8TJG

    Dell Inspiron 2017 T8TJG

    Dell Flagship Inspiron T8TJG is a 15.6-inch FHD touchscreen laptop with 7th generation AMD A12-9700P quad-core processor, 8GB DDR4 SDRAM and AMD Radeon R7 Graphics which runs in the Windows 10 operating system. 

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    Jerry Carlson
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "this is a great laptop that will get the job done for a very good price so buy it"
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    #5Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GD is a fully-equipped laptop by Acer. It features Full HD screen, Intel Core i7-8550U, 8GB of RAM, 256Gb SSD, a powerful battery with up to 15 hours and Windows 10 Home. 

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    Jose Baker
    Written on May 14, 2018
    "This is a very reliable laptop, with some really reliable and well put together hardware. 8GB of ram, a 256GB SSD, and an i7-8550U make this thing a beast for all your programming needs, and the price really can't be beat."
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    #6HP 1BQ14UA

    HP 1BQ14UA

    This HP 1BQ14UA is a laptop with an i5-7200U processor, 8GB RAM, and a 1TB HDD storage. It has a 17.3-inch display capable of a resolution up to 1600x900. IT has Intel Turbo Boost Tech and a DVD/CD burner. 

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    Jorge Torres
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "this is a great laptop that will get the job done for a very good price"
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    #7HP Envy 13-ab016nr

    HP Envy 13-ab016nr

    The HP ENVY 13t is a 13.3-inch laptop computer equipped with a 2.5GHz Intel Core i5-7200U processor. It has an 8GB DDR3 SDRAM, a 256GB flash memory solid-state drive, and an integrated graphics co-processor.

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    Grace Hopkins
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "Light weight, fast, excellent display. I purchased as a gift for a friend to replace her current computer. She has given me glowing reports. Small but fast!"
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    #8Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BM

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BM

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BM is a 15.6-inch full high-definition notebook by Acer. This notebook runs in the Intel Core i3-7100U processor 7th generation. The internal hard drive is 1TB, and this runs in Windows 10 Home OS.

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    Martha Garza
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "This one really jams! More features for the money, great battery life, and fast. It's easy to upgrade too. Overall, Acer really succeeded when they made this computer. The full back-lit keyboard alone is almost worth the price. "
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    #9Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001

    Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001

    The Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001 is a laptop computer equipped with a 2.6GHz Apple A4 processor. It has a 4GB RAM, a 128GB flash memory solid-state hard drive, an Intel Graphics co-processor, and runs on Windows 10 Professional.

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    Michael Griffin
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "It is a solid laptop but may not be the best one out there for gaming"
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    #10Acer Aspire F5-573-58VX

    Acer Aspire F5-573-58VX

    Acer Aspire F5-573-58VX is an Acer notebook with the size of 15.6 inches. This notebook runs in Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5GHz, with 1TB hard drive, as well as 8GB DDR4 SDRAM. This product also includes Windows 10 Home edition 64-bit.

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    Rakesh Singh
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "I like the Acer Aspire F5-573-58VX laptop but i wouldn't call it very cheap. It has a price tag of over $400 which is a bit steep for my taste."
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    #11Dell Inspiron 15 3000

    Dell Inspiron 15 3000

    The Dell Inspiron 15 3000 has a 15.6-inch 1366x768 HD display, an Intel i3-7100U processor, 16GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD for storage. It features Integrated Intel HD graphics 620, a DVD R/W drive, and a USB 3.0 port.

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    Julio Durán
    Written on May 22, 2018
    "Well, over $600 isn't cheap for anything. It also doesn't have 8gb of Ram, it has 16. The i3 processor is okay, but not for a serious user."
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    #12Dell XPS 13

    Dell XPS 13

    Dell XPS9360-1718SLV is a light and powerful laptop with a 13-inch screen fit in an 11-inch frame, maximizing screen space thanks to its InfinityEdge display. It is power efficient and features the most reliable Wi-Fi connection.

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    #13Dell Inspiron i5767-5889GRY

    Dell Inspiron i5767-5889GRY

    The Dell Inspiron i5767-5889GRY is a 17.3-inch laptop equipped with a 7th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8 GB RAM, and a 1TB HDD. It runs on Windows 10 Pro and has an anti-glare display.

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    William Mitchell
    Written on May 12, 2018
    "This Dell laptop is really great and covers all my needs. I got a really good deal on it at a cheap cost and highly recommend it."

Summary

Best What are the best cheap 8GB RAM laptops for programming
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1ASUS P2540UA-AB51Electronics 12 Paid
2HP Pavilion B077TFZ323Electronics 9 Paid
3Dell Inspiron I3558-5501BLKElectronics 8 Paid
4Dell Inspiron 2017 T8TJGElectronics 7 Paid
5Acer Aspire E 15 E5-576G-81GDElectronics 5 Paid
6HP 1BQ14UAElectronics 4 Paid
7HP Envy 13-ab016nrElectronics 3 Paid
8Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575-33BMElectronics 3 Paid
9Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001Electronics 2 Paid
10Acer Aspire F5-573-58VXElectronics 2 Paid
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