Need new "all purpose laptop"(more like light gaming and taking notes) for 300 or under.

Aug 12, 2017
1. What is your budget?
three hundred dollarydoos
2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
Any size is better than what I've been using for the last five years.
3. What screen resolution do you want?
idc 720p?
4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
Just one that I can replace my old one with, portable would be nice though
5. How much battery life do you need?
One that could last more than an hour without running too many programs, Literally anything is better than what I'm using currently.
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)?
Oblivion/Skyrim modded and CKII is all I care about. I dont mind mediocre settings and sub 30 framerate (I already get sub 15 fps on CKII on lowest settings on my current laptop and I've got 400 hours on that lol)
7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.)
Taking notes, Shitposting, Seasonal anime, mediocre paintdotnet memes.
8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?
I don't really care about this either, I can always use SD cards and Flash drives.
9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
Amazon would be preferable but I dont mind buying of any other site.
10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?
Hopefully longer than five years this time since I'm gonna give my virus-magnet dad my old one.
11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
I dont really care
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.
Same as above
13. What country do you live in?
The place with the Freedom and the Hamburgers
14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.
Thank you


You are better off buying the following Lenovo laptop with a Core i3-6100u and Intel HD 520 graphics core for $312. The Core i3-6100u is more powerful than the low power quad core Pentium N3540. The Intel HD 520 graphics core is definitely more powerful than the Intel HD (Bay Trail) graphics core the Pentium N3540 has, but the Intel HD 520 is still not that powerful. It's only about equal to a nVidia 910m GPU.

Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail) performance:

Intel HD Graphics 520 Performance:


Aug 5, 2017
You can buy HP 15-F222WM 15.6" Touch Screen Laptop with ntel Quad Core Pentium N3540 Processor, 4GB Memory, 500GB Hard Drive and Windows 10 laptop.
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