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Old 08-23-2007, 08:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My mother wants to get a laptop and I was helping her look for one. I found one in my search.

Hewlett-Packard - Special Edition Pavilion Notebook with AMD Turion™ 64 X2 - White - dv6448se

The reviews seem pretty good but I'm more familiar with desktops than laptops so I figured I'd double check. She'll be using it for basic things. Email, internet, music, movies, the like.
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that looks good. the only thing that might be iffy is the moniter. 15.4" isn't very big, but I doubt that your mom will need anything big. But as far as portability and power for the basic things go that should be fine. if 900 is a good price and isn't too expensive for her, then i would say go for it and HP customer service is pretty good so their a good company to go with.
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Okay, thanks for the help. She'll probably pick it up tomorrow.
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