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Laptop - MBA and home use

by casse / April 13, 2006 5:28 AM PDT

My old laptop quit and I am going on a trip within the month so I need to purchase one quickly.

I am an accountant and I am enrolled in an MBA program. I will be using the laptop for internet research, word docs, large excel spreadsheets, powerpoint, photoshop, downloading music, and watching dvds.

I can get a nice discount through my employer on a HP business model.

This is the one I am thinking of. Will it work good for me or do I need to spend the extra 5-600 dollars on a dual core machine?

HP Compaq Business Notebook nx6125

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