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Old 02-01-2013, 06:24 AM   #25
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Originally Posted by NikonsAndVStroms View Post
Really?

I just checked and they had this for 450:

Inspiron 15 - 3520
Processor: Intel Core 2nd generation i3-2350M Processor (2.3GHz,2C/4T, 3M Cache)
Genuine Windows 8 Home Edition
Dell Outlet Inspiron 15 - 3520 Laptop
500 GB SATA Hard Drive (5400 RPM)
4GB Single Channel DDR3 1600MHz
8X Tray Load CD/DVD Burner (DVD+/-RW Drive)
Intel HD Graphics 3000

Though that's not a good deal, I got mine for less than that with way better specs.

Costco has a decent deal up on a refurb HP ultrabook:

http://www.costco.com/Refurbished-HP...100016545.html
That is a pretty good deal on a 15" laptop. But... mine is 17" though, which jacks up the price. Plus, my 5-year-old specs are pretty much the same as that new laptop.

Anyway, if I buy a new laptop, I want something better. I want the latest and the greatest, you know, for only $300. Is that too much to ask?

Just kidding. Does that make sense, or am I thinking wrong? I guess I'm hoping to avoid the hassle of transferring everything to a new laptop, installing programs, yada-yada-yada.

I'm not against buying a new laptop, I just think for a couple hundred $ I'm still better off fixing mine.
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