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Thinking of grabbing a Acer 15.6" Brazos AMD E-350 /Radeon HD 6310 laptop for $349. i would like to get it for it's battery life and bang for buck in the sub $400 laptop range.

but i have to ask. can i get a laptop around $350-500$ that offers 6hr+ battery life and is as powerful if not more so then brazos?
Brazos.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
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Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
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post #2 of 5
Thread Starter 
anyone?
Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
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Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 5
Thread Starter 
Bump.
Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
  hide details  
Reply
Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
  hide details  
Reply
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Thread Starter 
bump.
Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
  hide details  
Reply
Brazos.
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 'Zacate' E-350@ 1.6GHZ dual core AMD 'Iguana' AMD Mobility Radeon HD 6310 4GB Corsair DDR3 2X2GB 1066MHZ SO-Dimm 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB Western digital Scorpio black 16MB 7200RPM 8X burner/player Windows 7 home premium 64bit/Redhat Linux X64 15.6" Crystalbrite LED/LCD 
PowerCase
6-cell 67Whr Lithium Ion Primary battery Acer enclosure 
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Reply
post #5 of 5
Not unless you don't care about screen size.

But you need to read S-X's post stickied at the top of this section for the proper format for posts asking for recommendations. That's the best way for us to help you.
     
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core m3-6Y30 Intel HD515 8GB 1866DDR3L Micron M600 MTFDDAV256MBF M.2, 256 GB 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
Fanless Win10 Home x64 Kubuntu 16.04 (requires Linux kernel 4.5/4.6) 13.3 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, AU Optronics A... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AthlonIIX4 640 3.62GHz (250x14.5) 2.5GHz NB Asus M4A785TD-M EVO MSI GTX275 (Stock 666) 8GBs of GSkill 1600 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
4GBs of Adata 1333 Kingston HyperX 3k 120GB WD Caviar Black 500GB Hitachi Deskstar 1TB 
Optical DriveCoolingOSOS
LG 8X BDR (WHL08S20) Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Kubuntu x64 Windows 7 x64 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Bodhi Linux x64 Acer G215H (1920x1080) Seasonic 520 HAF912 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
N450 1.8GHz AC and 1.66GHz batt ASUS proprietary for 1001P GMA3150 (can play bluray now!?) 1GB DDR2 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSOS
160GB LGLHDLBDRE32X Bodhi Linux Fedora LXDE 
OSOSMonitorKeyboard
Kubuntu SLAX 1280x600 + Dell 15inch Excellent! 
PowerCase
6 cells=6-12hrs and a charger 1001P MU17 Black 
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CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel Core m3-6Y30 Intel HD515 8GB 1866DDR3L Micron M600 MTFDDAV256MBF M.2, 256 GB 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
Fanless Win10 Home x64 Kubuntu 16.04 (requires Linux kernel 4.5/4.6) 13.3 inch 16:9, 1920x1080 pixel, AU Optronics A... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AthlonIIX4 640 3.62GHz (250x14.5) 2.5GHz NB Asus M4A785TD-M EVO MSI GTX275 (Stock 666) 8GBs of GSkill 1600 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
4GBs of Adata 1333 Kingston HyperX 3k 120GB WD Caviar Black 500GB Hitachi Deskstar 1TB 
Optical DriveCoolingOSOS
LG 8X BDR (WHL08S20) Cooler Master Hyper 212+ Kubuntu x64 Windows 7 x64 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Bodhi Linux x64 Acer G215H (1920x1080) Seasonic 520 HAF912 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
N450 1.8GHz AC and 1.66GHz batt ASUS proprietary for 1001P GMA3150 (can play bluray now!?) 1GB DDR2 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSOS
160GB LGLHDLBDRE32X Bodhi Linux Fedora LXDE 
OSOSMonitorKeyboard
Kubuntu SLAX 1280x600 + Dell 15inch Excellent! 
PowerCase
6 cells=6-12hrs and a charger 1001P MU17 Black 
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