Help Me Buy A Laptop


Jan 6, 2013
1. What is your budget?
- around $700-$800

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
- 14 inch or more

3. What screen resolution do you want?
- atleast 1366x768 , if there is 1080p, why not

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
- portable. (i need lightweight)

5. How much battery life do you need?
- should last atleast 6 hours

6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)?
- Yes, if possible, video card with these specs, 1GB 128bit DDR5
- i dont need maximum settings, AA and MSAA turned off is fine. with vsync OFF.
- games: dota 2, gta 5 , san andreas (these 3 only)

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.)
- i will be taking computer networking course, so u have an idea what programs i will be using.

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?
- atleast 500gb, with atleast 64GB SSD for OS.

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
- no.

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?
- atleast 3 years

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
- i dont need any optical drive, useless these days.

12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons.
- any brand is OK, i just want the laptop to be good looking.

13. What country do you live in?
- philippines

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.
- i need laptop which is light, maybe ultrabook?
- will be using the laptop for networking course, will need in college.
- will play games occasionally.