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Old 08-16-2003, 07:06 AM   #11 (permalink)
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you can get customised laptops from Dell
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Old 08-16-2003, 04:53 PM   #12 (permalink)
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if thats the Slim Toshiba Laptop that youre refering to,..then i think its a pretty good deal...but it depends on its present physical and computing condition
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Old 08-17-2003, 10:13 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Trying looking up Compaq Presario 906US..
I got it last December (December 22nd to be exact) so I know the price is under $1000.

It has:
1.33GHZ Athlon XP
20 Gig hd
256mb ram
16MB video ram (shared, you can up to 64)
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CD Burner (24x) and a DVD Burner (24x) combo drive
Windows XP Home, but I installed Windows XP Pro

I would recommend that. Try looking up on the internet...
It don't have much ram, but oh well :P

I put it up to 64MB ram, and play America's Army (www.americasarmy.com/gallery look at screenshots) and I played that game ON My moniter, WITH a mouse and keyboard, and got the lowest (outside) of 8 FPS, with all settings on HIGH QUALITY. I also ran battlefield with no lag whats so ever.

It's a great computer, I like compaq and I have two of their computers now. My older one is still running awsome.

It's REALLY great for travelling!!

Go look into, I bought it at Circuit City for 1,299 but with a 200 dollar rebate so I payed $1,000 and I KNOW the price is lower now.

Good luck on your search!
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PowerBook 12 or 17! It's that simple...
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Old 01-04-2004, 10:00 PM   #15 (permalink)
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i want a labtop myself but when you think of teh price you can get almost 2xthe stuff like 512 instead of 256 and double everything for like half the price and have a great pc instead of a laptop that is the conclusion i came to when i was looking at laptops
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