Laptop or Desktop? Laptop
My budget for the new computer is: $700 max
What are the primary uses for this computer (IE: mail, web browsing, programming, games, etc)? Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email, Social media, Light gaming
What software do you intend on using on the computer? Microsoft Office
Do you play games? If so, what type of games? Maybe Rome total war, The Sims
Do you tend to have a lot of programs running at the same time, or do you close every program when you are done using it? Have a lot running, multiple tabs open
Do you store a lot of pictures or music on the computer? No
Will you be overclocking? No idea what that is
Location for online shopping/shipment/prices? Wisconsin
How many monitors are you planning to use? 1
Do you need peripherals? OS? No idea what that is
Any particular reason why you are upgrading?
I have a 5 year old Acer Aspire that now has a battery life of about 45 mins. I have been very happy with Acer. have 2 picked out on amazon but need opinions n if the extra money is worth it as I have no idea what any of these specs mean. I want this to last at least 4 more years.
Any help/ opinions are appreciated I need to get the most for my money.