Solved! UK - student laptop under £500

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Apr 26, 2021
LAPTOP QUESTIONNAIRE: humanities student laptop, good battery life and build quality. mainly used for office work and streaming.

Total budget (in local currency) and country of purchase? under £500

Are you open to refurbs/used? No

How would you prioritize form factor (ultrabook, 2-in-1, etc.), build quality, performance, and battery life? battery life and build quality most important

Do you have a preferred screen size? definitely 13 or 14 inches

Are you doing any CAD/video editing/photo editing/gaming? no gaming or video editing

Any specific requirements such as good keyboard, reliable build quality, touch-screen, finger-print reader, optical drive or good input devices (keyboard/touchpad)? available in the uk, backlit keyboard

Leave any finishing thoughts here that you may feel are necessary and beneficial to the discussion. a laptop that will last with good build quality.

i found these three options but open to other suggestions:

ACER Swift 3 14" Laptop - AMD Ryzen 3, 256 GB SSD, Silver:

ASUS VivoBook M413IA 14" Laptop - AMD Ryzen 5, 256 GB SSD, Silver - Currys:

Asus, X415JA-EK006T Laptop:
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