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What is the best sub $800 laptop?

by Slick1of2 / August 10, 2011 6:29 AM PDT

I'm a college student looking to buy a new laptop. I really don't want to spend more than $800. I've done my research and I just want to hear from the community what they think is the best sub $800 laptop. My needs are as follows:

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Be sure to look at the Acer TimelineX models.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 10, 2011 6:35 AM PDT

The problem I see with the battery use is that at 300 cycles and your planned use you'll buy a battery every year.

Some folk didn't know and feel burned about that.

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I would not go any older then
by orlbuckeye / August 11, 2011 12:49 AM PDT

the ist generation i series processor or the 2nd generation I series processor. You will probably like an i5 because of Photoshop. Remember basically the newer the processor the better the battery life.

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