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    Recomment a cheap laptop

    Hi all,

    My Dad is looking for a new cheap laptop. It will need to run Windows, do general browsing, run a webcam, and do presentations. So, nothing really flash. He wants to spend as little as possible, I would say max of £400. What can you recommend within that budget?

    TIA,
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    Thanks for all the feedback, much appreciated!

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