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My budget is around $1000 as there is a Windows live search cash back of $250 and a coupon for $100 off as well. That would make a $1000 laptop about $650.

Anyway I am looking for either 13.3 or 14.1 inch screen size, at least 1gb ram and 120gb HDD. At that price range I would also like a dedicated gpu of at least an 8400m.

Preferred brands so far are HP, Asus, Gateway and anything that is sleek and linux friendly.

I am open to suggestions as well.

I am looking at this one so far.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...MEWA:IT&ih=016
Edited by Jazino - 6/16/08 at 4:09pm
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Dude one sec I got something for you

EDIT: http://slickdeals.net/

your HP awaits
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Dude one sec I got something for you

EDIT: http://slickdeals.net/

your HP awaits
i would be very happy with an hp, they are nice, sleek and i like the idea of a remote but this ebay deal can get up to $350 off a $1000 notebook so I would be in it for about $650 instead of about $950 with that slick deal.
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Or take a peek at salescircular.com for local deals.
    
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Or take a peek at salescircular.com for local deals.
looks like a nice resource but what about the asus i linked in the op? is that good if i can get it for $700 anyone have experience with them.
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BEHOLD

Dell.com small business vostro 1400
1.8ghz core 2 duo, 2gb ram, 250gb hard drive, 14" screen, and an 8400gs for ~600 bucks.
Or 500 withoiut the 8400.
Im getting one without. Is it without a doubt THE BEST spec laptop you coan get 14/15" for 500 bucks ive found anywhere.
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BEHOLD

Dell.com small business vostro 1400
1.8ghz core 2 duo, 2gb ram, 250gb hard drive, 14" screen, and an 8400gs for ~600 bucks.
Or 500 withoiut the 8400.
Im getting one without. Is it without a doubt THE BEST spec laptop you coan get 14/15" for 500 bucks ive found anywhere.
link? sounds tempting but arent the vostros kind of ugly and clunky?
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I bought a Dell XPS M1330 on eBay with the Live cash back promotion last night. It was more for the design and weight than for the performance since it came with a 1.8ghz processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 8400GS.
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post #9 of 10
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thats funny, so did i. ill bet you bought the black one that i was going to buy. i ended up with a red one hat will be $610 out of pocket.
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dude get a dell 9300 u will love it
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