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NEED HELP PICKING A LAPTOP

Hi, my laptop broke recently and I need a new one FAST, but who knew that there were so many laptops to choose from. Please help!

Things I’m looking for:
•2-in-1; I want a flexible laptop that can double as a tablet, touchscreen
•Portable, small, and compact; I want something I can easily travel with, nothing too big
•I like to play the Sims, so something that can accommade that as well
•I’m a Computer Science Major, so I need something that has enough space to house all of my required software
•And the overall feel and design to be nice and sleek! Also, I like the idea of having a laptop that works with a stylus pen.

I hope I’m not asking for too much, but I really need help. My budget is $800—give or take. Let me know if my budget is unreasonable for the things that I want. I would prefer to spend more on a long-lasting laptop than less on a cheap one that’ll break in two years.

Thank you so much!

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I'm following your post.

I'd like to know what you find with all that for that much.

Here my go to laptop for such is something with the i7, 16GB RAM, all SSD and the 1050 Ti or better GPU. Since I want it to be stable and long lasting I won't shop thin and light models as those can't seem to deal with full loads over time.

Beyond that you want touchscreen which here has fallen out of favor. Should be interesting to see where you land.

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If we dismiss the tablet idea.

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