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Lowest Cost Laptop, Word Processing/Surfing online

#1BDF2000Posted 9/7/2013 4:46:29 PM
Price: As low as Possible
Uses: Surfing online, watching movies, simple schoolwork (word processing mostly)
Screen Size: Bigger is better.
Weight: Not a factor.
Battery Life: Will usually be plugged in, not a huge factor.
Storage: SSD preferred, doesn't need more than 250 gigs of space, could make do with less.
Processor: Any

Other: No peripherals needed, anything with 4 gigs+ ram is more than enough.


I can always just check newegg and be done there, but a lot of times people find crazy deals on these forums so I'd thought I would ask.
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#2BDF2000(Topic Creator)Posted 9/7/2013 6:37:42 PM
I'm now looking to recommend this one:
http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-X75A-DS51-17-3-Inch-Laptop-Black/dp/B00B7X6OYA/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

To my friend. Seems the best combo of price/size/reliability/performance.

I wish laptops with small SSDs as the hard drives were more common and existed in the lower price brackets.
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#3LorthremarPosted 9/8/2013 9:11:53 AM
You're pretty much describing a Chromebook. It does everything you're looking for for cheap.