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Looking to buy a new laptop

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This laptop will be for my sister not me

What is your maximum budget? $700

What will be the uses of this laptop? Websurfing, watching movies, running medschool programs

Do you have brand loyalty or care which brands we select for you? No

What screen size do you require? 15.6

What screen resolution do you require? Doesnt matter

Are you looking to buy NEW or would refurbished/recertified/used be okay? New

How long should the battery last? (Under optimal conditions, no movies/games/heavy internet) uh 4-5 hrs?

What games would you like to play with your laptop? And on what settings? No games other than farmville

What operating system do you need? Win 7

Is there a certain style of laptop you want? (aluminum, black, gaming, etc.) preferably black

How much hard drive space do you need? 500Gb min

Do you need any special hardware? (blue ray, webcam, specialty ports, etc.) Web cam needed

Is there anything else we need to know?

I was looking at this laptop

It seems a pretty good price with an i5 processor and a good webcam, my sister wants a laptop that doesn't get too hot and is not too heavy
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k @4.5ghz Asus P8P67 GTX 970 Strix 12GB Gskill Ripjaws ddr3 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial M500 Caviar Black 1TB Western Digital 500G DVD multirecorder 
OSPowerCase
Windows 7 Professional 64bit edition Antec Truepower 650 watt HAF 932 Black Edition 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k @4.5ghz Asus P8P67 GTX 970 Strix 12GB Gskill Ripjaws ddr3 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Crucial M500 Caviar Black 1TB Western Digital 500G DVD multirecorder 
OSPowerCase
Windows 7 Professional 64bit edition Antec Truepower 650 watt HAF 932 Black Edition 
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That i5 ones seems to be a great option I been looking for 10 or so mins and I cant find one better for the same money, it shouldnt get too hot aslong as you keep the dust out.
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