There are also a few slightly cheaper 15-inch HD laptops under $400 available on the market. They are base d on AMD processors and come with less RAM and disk space. Here is the description of two of them.

ASUS A53U-EH11 15.6-Inch Versatile Entertainment Laptop

Compact and light ASUS A53U-EH11 ASUS A53U-EH11 laptoplaptop has scratch-resistant body retaining the A53U-EH11 looks and quality even during extensive, prolonged use. Powered by an AMD Brazos C-60 Processor with AMD Radeon HD 6290 Graphics for HD entertainment and running on Windows 7 operating system, the ASUS A53U-EH11 laptop handles daily tasks with ease. ASUS A53U-EH11 laptop comes with 15.6-inch 1366 x 768 pixels display,320GB of disk space and 3GB of RAM expandable to up to 8GB. It features a Wave keyboard with numeric keypad and multi-touch trackpad for effortless text management and navigation. ASUS A53U-EH11 equipped by built-in 0.3 Megapixel web camera and microphone, 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet adapter, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n adapter and 5 in 1 cardreader. There are also 3 USB 2.0 and HDMI slots. The current price of the laptop starts from $349.99

Toshiba Satellite C655D-S5540 15.6 -Inch Laptop

Toshiba Satellite C655D-S5540 15.6 -Inch Laptop Toshiba Satellite C655D-S5540 laptophas a screen resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. It’s powered by a dual-core AMD E-450 accelerated processor, which combines a CPU and a graphics processing unit on a single chip, helping to accelerate daily applications while also delivering ower power consumption. Similar to the ASUS model the laptop comes with 3GB of RAM expandable to 8GB and 320GB of disk space and also has built-in webcam and microphone. ASUS and Toshiba models are pretty similar. The only noticeable difference is more powerful CPU on Toshiba model. The Satellite C655D-S5540 comes pre-installed with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium.┬áThe current price of the laptop starts from $369.99