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Old 12-15-2005, 07:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Need Advice on a Laptop

I need a light & thin laptop. I am on a tight budget, say between $800-$1000 ... anyone recommend any systems?

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Old 12-15-2005, 07:13 PM   #2 (permalink)
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my mom got a averatec... pretty good deal, like a few months ago.

2800+ amd athlon 64
512 ddr ram
80gb hd
17" widescreen i think?
plays dvds... has a remote, pretty light and thin too

for like 1000 bux. it runs fine from when i have used it. long battery life too.

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Old 12-16-2005, 01:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
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yea, i've read about Averatecs . Laptop magazine voted it the best thin and portable/affordable notebook of the year. The specs are on the link. It usually runs about 50 more than your max budget, but it should be worth it. 4.2 pounds light, and quality at that
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