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Old 11-02-2006, 08:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm sure some of you have already heard about the laptop thats going on sale at Wal-Mart on Nov 5 for $398. Here's the link to it.

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...3231960&dlc=es

My question is............................is it worth it? I'm sure it won't play many games well, but it's probably good enough for the money...right?

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Its very cheap. Its worth it if it lasts a pretty long time without breaking.
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it's cheap and decent for a non gamer who uses it for basic everyday use... surfing, email, office docs, etc... but I would not even consider putting games on it unless it was something a few years old... the integrated graphics are not very good for games...

if you get it... put another stick of ram in at the very least

for a basic, non tecnical person... it would be good... put a good all in one type "anti-everything" suite that has auto update and it would be perfect for that older parent who doesn't want to bother doing all that stuff... lol
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it's cheap and decent for a non gamer who uses it for basic everyday use... surfing, email, office docs, etc... but I would not even consider putting games on it unless it was something a few years old... the integrated graphics are not very good for games...

if you get it... put another stick of ram in at the very least

for a basic, non tecnical person... it would be good... put a good all in one type "anti-everything" suite that has auto update and it would be perfect for that older parent who doesn't want to bother doing all that stuff... lol
Exactly! I'm buying it for my parents. Should be perfect for them.
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Yeah, it's about right for parents.

Wait a minute, I is a parent...
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Yeah, it's about right for parents.

Wait a minute, I is a parent...
Well, I'm a parent too. lol However, my parents arent too computer friendly, so this should be fine.
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