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What touch screen windows 8 laptop to get for under 900

by Fatberns / January 24, 2013 5:50 AM PST

I need an i5 processor and a 13-14 inch screen with a decent weight

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What country? 900 EURO should have quite a few.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 24, 2013 5:52 AM PST

You have your price, your CPU so what models did you find for this much?

Here I'm looking at Samsung. But I'll skip the touch screen for other features as I don't have a gorilla arm and we know we can't use this for more than finger painting.
Bob

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US or UK
by Fatberns / January 24, 2013 7:07 AM PST

I have homes in both

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That's what I want to find out
by Fatberns / January 24, 2013 7:09 AM PST

I need models to consider, preferably less than $800

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Then off to the stores to start.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 24, 2013 7:36 AM PST

You can look at the maker web sites and then check on Amazon.uk for prices like I do.
Bob

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Well i did a search at Newegg and I found
by orlbuckeye / January 24, 2013 9:59 PM PST

2 and it is an Asus Vivobook Ultrabook and its listed as 699.99 and the Acer Aspire V5-571P-6642 for 699.99 also . One thing about the ultrabooks is they have the processors that are more energy efficient from their laptop cousins. The Vivobook has the Intel Core i5-3317U 1.7G. The Ultrabooks have the i5 with the product line identifier U example 3317U. These processors have clocks speeds to make them more energy efficient.

The problem is the touchscreen part as Newegg ONLY has


http://www.newegg.com/Laptops-Notebooks/SubCategory/ID-32

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