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Hey everyone My girlfriend is heading off to college and she told me to help her find a laptop. I just want to know in general, does anyone here know about any upcoming price drops or deals (online retailers or stores)? She doesn't game at all but I want it to be at least a C2D CPU. The cheapest on egg is roughly $900+, so definitely no good. I'm going to go to the stores (Circuit City, Best Buy, etc.). Oh yeah, I forgot to mention I'll be browsing original company's sites like Dell, etc.
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Well if you don't want to spend much I would cut off the C2D and get a Pentium Mobile,Core Duo, or Centrino, or go AMD and get a Turion. Then you can look at around $500-$700 and make sure it has 1-2gb of ram.
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Well if you don't want to spend much I would cut off the C2D and get a Pentium Mobile,Core Duo, or Centrino, or go AMD and get a Turion. Then you can look at around $500-$700 and make sure it has 1-2gb of ram.
I'm biased for laptop CPUs. I'm 99% sure I won't get an AMD laptop. Bear with me BTW, Centrino is not a CPU.

Just a thought. Are there mobile versions of the Dual-Core E2140/E2160s?

EDIT

I think those are the Pentium Dual-Cores?
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