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Old 05-27-2012, 09:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Teacher here who needs a laptop for lesson plans, web surfing, minor gaming. Needs speed and reliability. I think the HP dv7-6c90us is for me, but I need a second opinion. Thoughts?
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For all that, the Teacher does not need a $1,000 computer. You can get way just fine with a $500 one. What is his/her budget?
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Old 05-27-2012, 09:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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For all that, the Teacher does not need a $1,000 computer. You can get way just fine with a $500 one. What is his/her budget?
Under $1,000. I liked that one because it has a blu ray player and storage for photos, music, and docs. I've had a Dell and Mac laptops in the past and wanted something else.
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well thats an expensive computer... but if ur gonna use it for personal AND business maybe its worth it.. id try to get it slightly used but still under warranty n practically new for 300 bucks off haha.
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Yes, you can surely go for this laptop. HP is a reliable brand. And its configuration is also good. it price is not your priority then this is the nice choice.
100% wrong, dude. HP had so manny problems over the years..
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Yes, you can surely go for this laptop. HP is a reliable brand. And its configuration is also good. it price is not your priority then this is the nice choice.


For those uses, I'd suggest this:

Newegg.com - Lenovo ThinkPad T420 4177X05 14" LED Notebook - Core i3 i3-2310M 2.1GHz - Black

It'll handle anything a teacher needs to do, and can handle being transported between home/school.
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Yes, you can surely go for this laptop. HP is a reliable brand. And its configuration is also good. it price is not your priority then this is the nice choice.
HP's business line (i.e. Elitebooks) are reliable; their consumer lines... not so much.
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You can easily get a laptop under $500 - $600 with a good configuration, no need to spend $1000 at all. Go for DELL laptops as it offers hi-tech laptops in budget and services also.
Yes, because Dell's consumer line is so good.
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I agree with Dell computers. I think you'll be good with inspiron 14 series.
You may also consider Asus computers. They have good value to your money.
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I agree with Dell computers.
I was being sarcastic about Dell.
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