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need help pickin a laptop asap please help

by praz830 / September 6, 2010 12:18 PM PDT

hey i need to buy a new laptop asap as my current one is getting more and terrible as the days go on
i just want a laptop thats fast wit good battery life and good sound quality
i wanted either i3 or i5 like 500gb hd and like 4gb of ram
i was lookin at the dell inspiron 14r but everyone said battery life is terrible and it gets hot really quick and i was lookin at HP Pavilion dm4-1065dx but it says the sound quality is terrible but i have external speakers so i was thinkin it might help that out does anyone have any suggestions or comments about these because i need help asap

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Define terrible.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 7, 2010 11:48 AM PDT

Just a few years ago we saw 1 hour battery times. Now that we see over 3 hours folk write that's terrible.

Are you sure about this?

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by praz830 / September 7, 2010 12:16 PM PDT
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yea they say 3 hours which i think is terrible others get like 5 hrs or more

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Then why not
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 7, 2010 12:35 PM PDT
In reply to: yea

Pick laptops with 5 or more hours?

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