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Topic # 150832 4-Aug-2014 21:55
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I need a new laptop or netbook or whatever they call it these days. I have been struggling with a Sony Vaio Y series for some time but because of the Windows licencing where they sell Windows dirt cheap as long as it only has 2Gb Ram it struggles to handle tasks. So I need something new. I prefer a light device but with a decent amount of memory so that we dont get bogged down with moderate size spreadsheets.
Any suggestions from the world of Geeks as to what I should buy and why?
Thanks




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  Reply # 1102183 4-Aug-2014 22:20
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Budget?




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  Reply # 1102184 4-Aug-2014 22:24
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I don't mind cost under 2k $ sounds reasonable.




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Nexus 6 Phone
Nexus 5 Phone
Nexus 7 2013 Tablet
Samsung TAB A 8"
Samsung TAB A 10"
Samsung Galaxy SIV rooted
Asus Nexus Tablet 7.0

 


 
 
 
 


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