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post #21 of 30
Computer Shopper rated the same configuration as the best budget laptop. You will be happy.

Or you could sell it to the advirtisement at the top of the page
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Actually, the 1gig to 2gig upgrade has a 60% discount, so it's a nice deal, since HP forces you to get at least 1gig.
Now I'm really jealous cuz i configured the HP laptop i wanted (same as yours I'm sure) and it's 907.99$.... now I'm itching to know how much money I'm gonna get..
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I'm really wanting this laptop now... the more I sit in Chemistry, the more I wish I had it. I could do the online homework as she teaches it!!! >_<
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Well, it has arrived at my house. Too bad I'm in Atlanta, my parents will probably have to bring it to me tomorrow or something. Oh well.
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Hooray, I got it. It runs pretty nice, I like it. The only thing I don't like is now I have to go through and install all the stuff I want, delete the preinstalled stuff that I DON'T want, and change all my settings to how I want them... >_<

But I like it. Vista is pretty nice so far, although I see what people mean about the excessive "Are you sure you want to do this?" "Are you sure you want to allow this?" popup messages... but it's not that bad. I'll get over it.
Edited by TriplePlay - 3/10/11 at 2:27am
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Congrats.
How's the keyboard? does the laptop feel solid (no flex)? the LCD screen? I won't be buying the same laptop after all, but a HP (not available in the US) is still one of my main choices...
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post #27 of 30
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Congrats.
How's the keyboard? does the laptop feel solid (no flex)? the LCD screen? I won't be buying the same laptop after all, but a HP (not available in the US) is still one of my main choices...
Keyboard is fine, just like most laptop keyboards, with their flat keys that are very easy to press. And it's quiet. But it doesn't have the little nub in the keyboard that can be used for the mouse, it just has the touchpad. But I honestly hate both of those, so I just plug in my cheap USB mouse

It runs CSS better than my PC too... XD
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Keyboard is fine, just like most laptop keyboards, with their flat keys that are very easy to press. And it's quiet. But it doesn't have the little nub in the keyboard that can be used for the mouse, it just has the touchpad. But I honestly hate both of those, so I just plug in my cheap USB mouse

It runs CSS better than my PC too... XD
Haha that little nub...

I just got a free laptop earlier today from a relative's co worker, who ended up being a Linux head and my new best friend. Haha, but it has a killer Wifi card in it (D-Link FTW) So my buddy and I went around finding open wireless connections and knocking on doors to let them know people could leech off their internet.

I got the door slammed in my face twice. Free pr0n for them.

Anyways, glad you like the lappy. I get a NICE one when I graduate highschool so woo for me. My dad thinks I'm stupid because I said I would keep my desktop when I got a laptop for college.... old people, I tell ya..
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post #29 of 30
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Haha that little nub...

I just got a free laptop earlier today from a relative's co worker, who ended up being a Linux head and my new best friend. Haha, but it has a killer Wifi card in it (D-Link FTW) So my buddy and I went around finding open wireless connections and knocking on doors to let them know people could leech off their internet.

I got the door slammed in my face twice. Free pr0n for them.

Anyways, glad you like the lappy. I get a NICE one when I graduate highschool so woo for me. My dad thinks I'm stupid because I said I would keep my desktop when I got a laptop for college.... old people, I tell ya..
Heh. I bought a new laptop and plan to buy a new desktop later
My dad actually recommended I do that so that I would keep the laptop for school and the rig for my gaming and whatnot.

But it's nifty indeed. I used Hamachi to connect my desktop and laptop (the laptop is on wireless, desktop is hardwired, and they are on different networks because of it) so that I can listen to my iTunes library without having to transfer all my music and update the libraries on both computers as I download. And I made my folder with all my movies shared, so I can watch movies from wherever I want!
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post #30 of 30
Dude, full price that thing would have to be almost triple what you paid if you consider the free MS Office. I never come across sweet deals like that.
Good luck!
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