Need help choosing a new laptop


Mar 6, 2013
1. What is your budget? Less than $1000

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Display size 15-12 inches

3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920 x 1080 or doesn't really matter

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? just a portable laptop

5. How much battery life do you need? great battery life like 8-10 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.? I do not plan on playing any games.

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? I plan on using this laptop for school mostly that means microsoft office, e-mails, and for entertainment as in movies and youtube, no video or photo editing.

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? I just want something that has a really good SSD with at least 128 gb.

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Amazon, bestbuy, newegg

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? I want this laptop to last me as long as it can maybe 5 years

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? I do not need an optical drive, just usb ports is fine

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. I prefer Asus, Dell, Lenovo, no chromebook, no apple products

13. What country do you live in? USA

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.

touch screen is not needed

I want something like this or better http://

just need a good overall fast laptop for school with a 128 gb and up ssd, great processor i5 or i7 and good amount of ram 8 gb and up