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Old 10-14-2014, 11:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Need HELP deciding which laptop!

Okay, so I have a very tight budget and only a little bit of computer knowledge. I need a computer that can handle basic internet surfing, music downloads, and every so often some photo editing. It's why I chose these two laptops with an intel i3 core, because every now and then a few programs will be up and running, but nothing crazy. Just light editing use and very little gaming, if any.

The big difference here is that the Toshiba has Windows 7 and the DELL has Windows 8.1 + it's touch screen. Sooo I need your help. Which would be better?



Toshiba - Satellite 15.6" - $399.99
- Windows 7 Home Premium
- Intel® 3rd Generation Core™ i3
- Cache Memory: 3MB
- 4GB Memory
- 500GB Hard Drive
- Double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW

Toshiba Satellite 15.6" Laptop Intel Core i3 4GB Memory 500GB Hard Drive C55-B5290 - Best Buy

Dell - Inspiron 15.6" - $399.99

- Windows 8.1
- Touch-Screen Laptop
- Intel® 4th Generation Core™ i3
- Cache Memory: 3MB
- 4GB Memory
- 500GB Hard Drive
- Double-layer DVD±RW/CD-RW

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/dell-inspiron-15-6-touch-screen-laptop-intel-core-i3-4gb-memory-500gb-hard-drive-black/6685477.p?id=1219236789542&skuId=6685477&st=catego ryid$abcat0502000&cp=1&lp=1



Any help would be greatly appreciated!! Thank you
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I'd go with the Dell out of those 2.

Newer CPU, touchscreen (can be nice to have sometimes), specifically stated that you can add more RAM where as the Toshiba states that it's maxed out.
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I'd go with the Dell out of those 2.

Newer CPU, touchscreen (can be nice to have sometimes), specifically stated that you can add more RAM where as the Toshiba states that it's maxed out.

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