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Best Price, Notebooks With 1.7 Processor


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#1 Justa

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Posted 07 September 2010 - 02:21 PM

I am looking for a 14"-16" notebook with a 1.7 processor that is currently priced right. I am thinking that the quad cores will be worth the extra bucks down the road. Any suggestions on what to look for and where to buy would be very appreciated. Since this will be my first laptop I know very little about them.

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 11:11 PM

any reason you want a 1.7 ghz CPU, and not something faster? and what exactly is priced just right? Would something like this work? its a 2 ghz quad core. . . a bit pricey but any quad core is going to be that way. . . at least with a decent brand of laptop.

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Posted 11 September 2010 - 11:47 AM

The poster probably meant i7. ASUS makes the best notebooks. Look at those.
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Posted 11 September 2010 - 02:38 PM

your probably right rainbow I didnt think of that... i7s are a bit pricey though. . . thanks for the clarification.

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