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If I were going to get a low-end laptop, I'd want one of those one laptop per child computers. I think that would be kind of cool as a novelty item.

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eee is awful even with XP

for $399 you are better off buying a used IBM Thinkpad T40 (T41,T43)

lasts you longer and makes you look professional, while EEE is a websurfing toy (can't even play flash games for god sakes)

i had a celeron 800mhz pc like 5 years ago, and i ran win98 on it. I couldn't even run XP smoothly.
you obviously don't know.... because you've never used one.
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Originally Posted by Captain Han View Post
eee is awful even with XP

for $399 you are better off buying a used IBM Thinkpad T40 (T41,T43)

lasts you longer and makes you look professional, while EEE is a websurfing toy (can't even play flash games for god sakes)

i had a celeron 800mhz pc like 5 years ago, and i ran win98 on it. I couldn't even run XP smoothly.
Thats why its faster than my 4 year old Celeron at 2.6GHz?

Seriously, where did you even get the can't play flash games thing from?

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