Best Lightweight Laptops: Top 5 Thinnest and Slimmest Laptops You Can Buy in India

In this article, we have listed a series of top five thin laptops which can be your best pick.


Back when initially laptops introduced in the PC industry the definition of thin and lightweight laptops were not taken into consideration so much. But now we are in an era where laptops thickness is measured in centimetres and the light weigh laptops are expected to be under 1.5 kilograms.

In the last couple of years, we have seen an array of laptops from different brands which follow the thin form factor and compact design. Now a day’s laptops are more and more encroaching towards compact and thin design by using U-series processors and extremely small yet powerful solid-state drives for less power consumption. If you are also searching for a thin laptop that full fill all your need in terms of performance, then you’re at the right place. In this article, we have listed a series of top five thin laptops which can be your best pick.

Top Five Thinnest Laptops

ASUS Zenbook 13

ASUS ZenBook 13 Core i5

The first on the list is the ASUS ZenBook the 13.3-inch notebook weighs around 1.11 kg and 12.3cm thickness which makes it perfect to be in the top of the list. The ASUS ZenBook is powered by an Intel Core i5 10th Gen processor clock speed at 1 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 3.6 GHz. The laptop is backed by an 8GB DDR4 RAM and 512GB SSD and Intel Integrated UHD graphics.

The ASUS ZenBook runs on 64-bit Windows 10 Home. It comes with a Backlit Chiclet Keyboard along with HD Webcam with IR Function to Support Windows Hello (Without Privacy Shutter). It flaunts a 13.3-inch Full HD LED Backlit Anti-glare IPS-Level display with 300 nits Brightness, 16:9 Aspect Ratio, 100% sRGB Color Gamut, and 88% Screen-to-body Ratio. It comes with Harman/Kardon speakers and built-in microphone. Under the hood, it’s fuelled by a 67 WHr Li-ion Battery. In India, it will cost you Rs 79,990. You can purchase it from an e-commerce website.

HP 14s-DR1009TU

HP 14s-DR1009TU

The slim and compact offering from HP measures a dimension of 32.4 x 22.5 x 1.8 cm and weighs around 1.4kg. In the urge of making the laptop thin and light weigh the company has ditched the optical disk drive. The HP 14s features a 14-inch Full HD WLED Backlit BrightView display with 250 nits Brightness, 157 PPI, and 45% NTSC Color Gamut.

Under the hood, the HP 14s draws power from the latest 10th Gen Intel Core i5 processor, clubbed with 8GB RAM and 512GB SSD. The chipset is clocked at 1.0 GHz with Turbo Boost Upto 3.6 GHz. It runs on 64-bit Windows 10 Home.

On the connectivity part, the HP 14s offers 1 x USB 3.1 (1st Gen) Type C (5 Gbps Signaling Rate), 2 x USB 3.1 (1st Gen) Type A (5 Gbps Signalling Rate), 1 HDMI port, and a 3-in-1 card reader. The HP 14s is up for sale at Rs 58,990 via Flipkart.

Lenovo Yoga Slim

Lenovo Yoga Slim

The Lenovo Yoga series is known for its compact design and portability. The company boast it as one of the best thinnest laptops in the market. The Lenovo Yoga Slim comes with a thickness of 14.9 millimetres and weight 1.36 kilograms making it’s the thinnest laptop so far. It flaunts a 14-inch Full HD display with Anti-glare technology, IPS Panel Switching, and 300 Nits of brightness.

The Lenovo Yoga Slim is powered by 10th Gen quad-core Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor, 1.0 GHz base clock speed and up to 3.6 GHz max speed. It comes with pre-loaded Windows 10 Home with lifetime validity. The laptop is backed by an 8GB RAM with 512GB SSD and NVIDIA MX350 2GB Graphics for better performance.

On the connectivity front, the Lenovo Yoga Slim offers V2 x USB 3.1 Gen 2, USB-C (USB 3.1 + DP + Power Delivery), SD card reader, HDMI, Headphone, and mic combo. It is up for grabs in India at Rs 77,990.

dell new inspiron 14 5490

Dell New Inspiron 14 5490 Laptop

Next on the list is the New Inspiron 14 5490 with a thickness of 17.3mm and 1.42 kg weight. It is powered by 10th Generation Intel Core i5-10210U Processor, clubbed with Intel UHD Graphics with shared graphics memory. It is backed by an 8GB, 4Gx1 + 4G onboard, DDR4, 2666MHz, along with a 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive and support Up to NVIDIA GeForce MX250 with 2GB GDDR5 graphics memory.

It flaunts a 14.0-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) anti-glare LED-backlit non-touch narrow bezels WVA Display. On the connectivity part, the Dell New Inspiron 14 includes 1 HDMI 1.4b, 1 USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C, (DP/PowerDelivery), 2 USB 3.1 Gen 1, 1 USB 2.0, 1 Micro SD card reader, and a 3.5mm audio Jack. It comes with a starting price tag of Rs 62,990 in India.

Acer Swift 5 Premium

Acer Swift 5 Premium

Last but not the least the Acer Swift 5 Premium with a thickness of 31.8cm and 0.98 kg weight took the last spot on the list. The Switch 5 Premium sports a 14.0-inch display with IPS Full HD 1920 x 1080 display. It comes with Acer CineCrystalTM LED-backlit TFT LCD. Under the hood, the slim and thin laptop is backed by a quad-core Intel Core i5-1035G1 processor with a clock speed of 1GHz and a maximum clock speed of 3.60GHz.

The laptop is backed by an 8GB LPDDR4 SDRAM with 512 GB, PCIe Gen3 8 Gb/s up to 4 lanes, NVMe. On the connectivity part, it offers One USB 3.1 port with power-off charging, One USB Type-C TM port with DCin (Thunderbolt 3). It is fuelled by a 56Wh battery which can deliver a battery life of 12 hours. The Acer Swift 5 Premium is available with a price tag of Rs 72,999.