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New or refurb for laptop


joey0301

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Hi, I'm looking to get a laptop to use for studying, running CD roms, watching DVDs, internet/email, not gaming but I'm likely to have a few things running at the same time.

I would like to pay £250-£300. I would love some opinions and advise on the ones below I've found and anything else anyone can recommend.

Also is refurb a good option?

Thanks

http://www.saveonlaptops.co.uk/LenovoG5601087833.html

http://www.pcworld.co.uk/gbuk/emachines-eme732z-08702365-pdt.html

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Emachines-E640-15-6-Home-Computing-Laptop-/110691727210?pt=UKComputingLaptops_EH&hash=item19c5bdb76a

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sunnystaines

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only ever know two people get refurs laptops, both had problems, i will not touch them.

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SB23

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For around the £300 price you could buy brand new, with a full 12 months guarantee. I've seen adverts advertising for around the £299 mark, but just can't remember what and where it was, not too mention despite what you've said what specs are more important to you.

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Ex plorer

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Look at currys they are having a clear out. http://www.currys.co.uk/gbuk/laptops/315322630328xxxx/xx-criteria.html

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Ex plorer

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Take a look at Dells offer and you can upgrade if you want link text

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Ex plorer

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Take a look at Dells offer and you can upgrade if you want link text

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Crosstrainer2

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Sunnystaines is right.

Forget refurb. Stuff is so cheap these days.....have a look here www.Toshiba.co.uk

Go for a satellite £250 then haggle about software!

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