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So I finally made up my mind. I'm wondering if a recertified laptop will do any good? It's from newegg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834158073

I googled recertified, but I haven't find a good answer.

Are recertified laptops like the one with dents, scratches?
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No, it would be one returned with bad RAM, a bad screen, etc. The manufacturer would have fixed it to like new condition.
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So the unit should be defect free right? It wouldn't be DOA, or use 1day and dead.

Also, does recertified laptop comes with the charger and the battery?
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So I finally made up my mind. I'm wondering if a recertified laptop will do any good? It's from newegg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834158073

I googled recertified, but I haven't find a good answer.

Are recertified laptops like the one with dents, scratches?

Newegg:

Quote:
What is a Recertified or Factory Serviced product?

Factory Serviced and Recertified products are items which have been returned to an authorized factory repair facility for testing, inspection, and repair, or which have been repaired by certified technicians. Please note that some recertified items may have marks, scratches, or other slight signs of wear. All factory service products carry the applicable manufacturer’s warranty and the listed Newegg Return Policy.
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post #5 of 32
Recertified = refurbished. They SHOULD'VE restored everything back to factory specs, but you may still get the occasional DOA. In any case, you should have no problems returning or getting it fixed if it does turn out to be DOA
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post #6 of 32
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What I'm worried about is that it doesn't include anything about saying it will come with a battery and a charger...

I have no problem with scratches on the computer, just not on the screen.
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post #7 of 32
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What I'm worried about is that it doesn't include anything about saying it will come with a battery and a charger...

I have no problem with scratches on the computer, just not on the screen.
It will come with those components.
post #8 of 32
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It will come with those components.
Sure? My first time buying a recertified item. Don't want a laptop with no charger.

The specs seems decent right for $550?
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post #9 of 32
I would want to buy this assuming it comes with the battery and power. And I'd probably be right, but I don't see anything in writing yet.
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post #10 of 32
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I would want to buy this assuming it comes with the battery and power. And I'd probably be right, but I don't see anything in writing yet.
So, 100% it comes with power and charger right? ;/ First time buying these recertified laptops.
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