View Full Version : need a low priced labtop

Nicholas D. Wolfwood
10-20-2002, 05:02 AM

hd: 40 gig or higher
processor: pent3 or higher. Must be pent, no amd
graphics card: 32 mb
OS: XP home
dvd rom
usb port

Anybody know the cheapest deal I can get for something like this?

10-20-2002, 10:52 AM
Asking for a pentium instead of AMD will push the price up by a bit.

Nicholas D. Wolfwood
10-20-2002, 06:25 PM
but asking for AMD results in a pile o cow plop.

10-20-2002, 07:18 PM
Where'd you get that idea? AMD is perfectly fine in my PC, in fact benchmarks show it's a better CPU for multimedia and games :p

Squally Leonharty
10-20-2002, 07:25 PM
Yeah, AMD is the best processor manufacturer. Pentium gets more unreliable with every processor release. :p AMD processors, especially the Duron, XP Athlon and Thunderbirds, are extremely stable, even at high clockspeed and after overclocking. :)

Nicholas D. Wolfwood
10-20-2002, 08:10 PM
they also have a tendency to overheat.

Anyway, this topic ain't about arguing over AMD and pentium. Goddamn, they've got fanboys for everything these days. I asked a question, and have yet to see any answer.

Squally Leonharty
10-21-2002, 08:09 AM

Don't let the name scare you. It's legal. :p

Nicholas D. Wolfwood
10-23-2002, 02:58 AM
No good. I'm not from europe.

Squally Leonharty
10-23-2002, 08:11 AM
What about this then:


Citizen Bleys
10-24-2002, 04:45 PM
40 GB is a HUGE hard drive for a laptop. You can get it, but you'll pay for it.

10-24-2002, 07:11 PM
My dad's laptop has 48 GB :D But I'm in Europe too, so I can't help much :p