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Hi,
I am looking for suitable business laptop to use programming languages and office tools, no need for high end GPU so these spec are enough 4GB RAM , i5 CPU, touch screen, must have SDD 128 or 256
Budget: up to $1000

Thanks
post #2 of 5
This isn't a bad little machine although there is a bit of confusion on whether it's an SSD or HDD, acer's site seems to list it as an SSD but I don't think that' possible at this price point so it's probably a hybrid drive.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=8857634&CatId=3982

Would you be willing to install an SSD yourself? Also is screen size important? There are much more 13" options that fit your specifications, but 13" is a bit small for doing work on I think a 15" is better for actually doing work on.
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Thanks PurdueBoy,
you know 15" still small and my friend who will get this will plug it into much bigger monitors, this is another request I forgot to mention.

What do you think about this ASUS Transformer Book T300LA-DH51T ?
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That's not a bad little laptop. I have an ASUS T100 which is a lower spec/cheaper version and I really like it. I don't feel that the T100 would have the power to be a work machine, but the T300 should be sufficient. If having tablet capabilities is important then I don't think you are going to beat Asus. They have a nice array of products and the keyboard docks are surprisingly high quality.

This acer wouldn't be a bad choice either.
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=8556916&CatId=927

Also TD has the T300 for $100 cheaper.
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=8572801&CatId=219
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thanks PurdueBoy
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