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[CNET] Dell drops ultrathin Adamo 13 to $899

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A lower-priced Adamo 13 has popped up on Dell's Web site. The Adamo page is now showing the price of the aluminum-clad ultrathin laptop at $899--and this discount comes with an unexpected bonus, too.
The Adamo is a slick, well-conceived alternative to Apple's 13-inch MacBook Air, which now starts at $1,299. And at 0.65 inches thick, the Adamo is about as thin as a 13-inch Windows laptop gets.
Dell has not only brought down the price but also upped the configuration from the $999 model it had been selling for a while. Now, for $899, you get a 2.13GHz Core 2 Duo SL9600 Intel processor and 4GB of memory--along with the standard 128GB solid-state drive and 64-bit Windows 7.
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I've always liked those lappys. I played with one at a store once. Very sleek. If it were a tad more powerful, I would have gotten one instead of my thinkpad, but I love my thinkpad.
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I've always liked those lappys. I played with one at a store once. Very sleek. If it were a tad more powerful, I would have gotten one instead of my thinkpad, but I love my thinkpad.
Thinkpads are baller and are built like tanks. It is indeed very good.
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I would have boughten one back when I needed a laptop if the price would have been so. Alienware had a sale and m11x was my choice. Oh well
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At $900 its definitely a steal compared to current Macbook Air/Pro and Vaio Z. I'd still probably go with an Asus U35 with the i3 CPU for $200 less.
 
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