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iball CompBook Excelance: For students and first-timers

While it isn't made for gaming, it handles browsing & office work without any hitches

Abhik Sen 

The past few years have seen the price of laptops on a downward spiral; of course mainstream, business and gaming systems (and of course those from Apple) still cost roughly the same, but the entry-level price has come down. If the Micromax Lapbook breached the Rs 15,000-barrier last year (and came with the latest Windows 10 to boot), this year it is the iball CompBook Excelance's turn, available for less than Rs 10,000. The review unit, with an 11.6-inch screen, looks compact and was just a shade over 1 kg. The matte blue patterned plastic looked good but the build didn't ...

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