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So I need to buy a laptop for my parents. I don't really have a budget but they will be using it for

watching movies, music, web browsing, microsoft excel, word, power point, quick books

Nothing too special
should be 13-14"

Thanks
Edited by ninjaburrito - 2/20/12 at 9:04am
    
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post #2 of 18
budget?
   
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post #3 of 18
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That's the thing...I don't really have a budget but I don't want to waste money as long as all those listed things get done properly with out lagging. And the lap top can be used for 3 years for those listed things.
    
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post #4 of 18
13" Macbook Air biggrin.gif

But they had this one on display at Costco for a while, it is beautiful, it almost looks like a Macbook, all aluminum, and its extremely thin. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834215203

Theres also the Zenbook http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834230171
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^OK both of those seem like an unnecessary waste of money....I guess that's my fault.

I'll make the budget $500.
    
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post #6 of 18
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Originally Posted by ninjaburrito View Post

^OK both of those seem like an unnecessary waste of money....I guess that's my fault.

I'll make the budget $500.
oh they are ... no Apple hate but for price vs performance a macbook air is horrible ... a lot.

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oh they are ... no Apple hate but for price vs performance a macbook air is horrible ... a lot.
Sent from my Nexus S 4G using Tapatalk

Haters gonna hate.
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Haters gonna hate.

Tards gonna be tarted.
    
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