It appears the dual core i5 4GB ram, average laptop with any of the nice dedicated GPUs will do nicely.
I am looking for a computer to run AutoCAD 2011/2012 software while maintaining a fairly good speed.
Price is definitely a concern, so I would like you to suggest options.
Light bulbs you shouldn't buy
There are plenty of dimmable LED light bulbs, but make sure you don't buy the ones that flicker when you dial them down.