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Buying New Laptop

by mruck05 / April 2, 2013 12:45 AM PDT

Im in the market to buy a new Laptop and i wanted to see what some of you would recommend. Im looking to probably stay around or under 1000 with a max of about 1200. Im not too worried about things that I can change and add later like the hard drive and ram etc.

I'm mainly trying to get the best of the specs I cannot change like a strong processor, graphics card etc. I don't usually play games but I will likely use it for web, movies, notes, cutting/editing videos, possibly the occasional game.

With that said I would like to see if I could find:

A very nice sleek looking laptop aluminum/metal brushed housing, or in silver/grey or black.

Preferably Full HD 1080p, Preferably 15" or larger

At least dual core i5 preferably better not big on AMD chips but I could be persuaded

A good solid Graphics card if it can be changed at a later date would be great but I'm pretty sure thats not possible. Dedicated would be nice not essential though.

Ram Expandable to at least 8gb


Pluses - Blue-Ray, Bluetooth, USB 3.0, HDMI

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Tough shopping list.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 2, 2013 12:47 AM PDT
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Let's go about this the other way. Which laptops had that for that much?
Bob

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I've seen this laptop rated real high
by orlbuckeye / April 3, 2013 11:46 PM PDT
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