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    Cheapest Laptop for Sister

    Hi guys,

    I am after the cheapest possible 15" laptop for my sister as her has just packed up. It will be used for Microsoft office, internet/facebook, films and that's it.

    New/second hand doesn't matter, and she isn't fussed about spec. Can anyone recommend anything or around £150-£180 that isnt a bag of lemons?

    Cheers guys

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    Re: Cheapest Laptop for Sister

    2nd hand would probably be best
    http://www.misco.co.uk/product/18866...-Refurb-Laptop

    Main worry will be battery life and how long it's going to last, also does lac a built in webcam but it's got all the power you'd need for that.
    That's basically the same rough spec as my toshiba (the one I modded) which is fine for internet use heck I can play a few games on it eg dawn of war soulstorm, minecraft on lower settings, binding of issac, dungeons of dredmor

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    Re: Cheapest Laptop for Sister

    Bigpockets always seem to have alot of used cheap laptops.

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    Re: Cheapest Laptop for Sister

    Agreed. If she's not worried about battery life, look at BigPockets for a refurb Thinkpad.

    I think Gerrard might have been my source on that one, if not then apologies to whoever it was - excellent tip.

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