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Half the time I'm at work I'm not doing a damn thing and cant use the company computers for gaming. Everyone seems to have their own laptop but me and I've finally gotten too jealous. I need to know where the best place is to pick up a cheap laptop. I'm thinking maybe around 2 ghz Pentium 4 (or equivalent), 512 mb (would prefer upgradeable to 1gb) and wireless capable (either integrated or a wireless card slot).

Theres an old mom and pop comp store down the street from me with a Dell Inspiron for $279 with the above specs. Can I get that cheaper somewhere else or is that a good deal?
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From what I've seen on eBay and refurb sites, I think you are getting your money's worth.
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Looks like a good deal. You could probably find something cheaper but .... that's not bad. I saw a member here sell a laptop which was much better for like 425$ if you can find cash for it I think....
    
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