Although many laptop manufacturers are trying to manufacture variety of cheap laptops for students by adopting various innovative ways, they are finding it difficult to achieve this purpose because of the increasing costs related with materials, manpower, machinery, technologies, etc. This task for the laptop manufacturers’ is becoming difficult due to the competitive pressures and the increasing demand of the most of the consumers to have a quality product at such lower price.
As middle way, to reduce their rising costs as well as the customer’s quality product demand, manufacturers are making a trade off, for the various hardware or software features offered along with the laptop. Thus, as a part of this process when the manufactures conducted a research among various consumers looking for laptop, they found interesting findings. They found that the different category customers have different ideas for what they want in their laptops.
The features expected by the various consumers in the laptops included the following such as : small screen size for a laptop, inclusion of a DVD or CD-ROM drives, bigger hard disk or RAM capacities, good graphics, good performance, lighter weight for portability, and so on. Most importantly, the consumers were looking cheap laptops for sale which included these features.
In this way, by considering these factors manufacturer’s come with various laptop models, incorporating these facilities. They have come with laptops such as 12 inch laptop, or cheaper laptops in various price ranges like laptops under 200 or under 500, etc.
Most of the first time laptop purchasing consumers, often consider it is better and safe to get enough practice in the use of the laptop. Hence, instead of going for the latest, expensive laptops such people prefer to purchase the cheaper 12 inch laptops, which they can carry anywhere and practice or use it. Such laptops have all the standard features required for doing the basic tasks, related with office or entertainment.