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New Laptop or Upgrade Old One


jaraba
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My loptop is Acer Aspire 5734 4 gb memory 160hd Processor 2.00 gigahnertz intel core 2 duo.

Now do I upgrade it or buy a newer better spec machine

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Ex plorer

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It looks as though its got max Memory so you cant up grade there,You may be able to put a slightly bigger hard drive in but if it was me I would keep it for a back up laptop and buy a new one.

Probably cheaper to buy new anyway and be more future proof, Lots of good cheap laptops around today.

Take a look in Reviews here at PCA on Laptops.

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HondaMan

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Laptops are quite difficult to upgrade, unless it was custom built in the first place. Treat yourself to a new one!

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Forum Editor

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I agree with the others. You're already running with the maximum amount of RAM, and apart from the hard drive there's nothing you can do by way of upgrading - go for a new machine.

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