I have a desktop with i5 cpu and I'm planning to buy a laptop for my college and doing some developing outside.
first I'm confusing should I buy a high performance laptop with large screen , or buy a cheaper one and lighter with a long battery life ?? I need you opinion
Therefore, I found these three laptops are suitable for me (Any suggestions) :
http/www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834127027 (someone told me it's an old model and dont buy it )
http/www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834127132 the CPU speed is 1.2 . and it's 3.3 lbs.
If you can recommended me others this is my budget
1_What is your budget?
maximum is 800$.
2_What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
13-14 In. (15 is too big).
3_What screen resolution do you want?
I'm not a hardcore gamer, and I have my desktop.
4_Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
5_How much battery life do you need?
I prefer more than 2 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)?
Playing games isn't that important for me.
7_What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.)
photo editing , run Virtual machine.
8_How much storage (H.D.D Capacity) do you need?
not less than 250 .
9_If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
10_How long do you want to keep your laptop?
11_What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
Doesn't matter ,I dont need it .
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.
not hp or acer
13_What country do you live in?
14_Please tell us any additional information if needed.
and sorry for my English.