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HP Laptop deal?

by wueurope / July 27, 2007 2:01 AM PDT

Got an HP taptop recently for $774 tax included. Anyone can help me out on whether it's a good deal or not.
Keep in mind that, I don't need top of the line components as I'll only be using it for itunes, IE, and interenet.
If I was to buy the same laptop at the end of the year, how much cheaper would the be? Thanks for the advice.

Specs:
14.1"-diagonal widescreen WXGA (1280 x 800) BrightView LCD screen
AMD Turion 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology TL-56 1.80GHz
1MB (512KB+512KB) L2 cache
Up to 1600MHz frontside bus
2.0GB of DDR2 SDRAM memory (2 x 1.0GB)
120GB 5400-rpm Serial ATA (SATA) hard drive
LightScribe SuperMulti DVD drive with Double Layer support
802.11a/b/g wireless LAN
3 USB 2.0 ports
1 FireWire (IEEE 1394) port
1 S-video out port
1 notebook expansion port 3
Built-in 1.3-megapixel Webcam with omnidirectional microphone
5-in-1 memory card reader
nVidia GeForce Go 6150 graphics with up to 559MB of shared memory
Altec Lansing audio with stereo speakers
HP mobile remote control (stores in ExpressCard slot)
Dimensions: 1 9/16"H x 13 1/8"W x 9 5/16"D
Weight: 5.4 lbs

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Thats a good price but
by orlbuckeye / July 27, 2007 2:17 AM PDT
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if it was me I prefer Intel. I know AMD is going to release a new mobile processor which will probably decrease the price of that system but I don't know if it will be before 2008.

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Hey
by austere_sly / July 27, 2007 2:35 AM PDT
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I think its a good deal. Should easily suffice your requirements.

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I just found my copy of laptop
by orlbuckeye / July 27, 2007 3:08 AM PDT
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magazine and AMD's new notebook processor codenamed Griffin will not be out until mid 2008 so the price for that model should be pretty stable.

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