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    Is this a good Laptop deal

    Ok its Dell but it seems a good price lol, heres the spec :

    1.6 PM CPU
    256MB ram (not paying £90 for a 512mb upgrade)
    1920 x 1200 screen
    1 year pick up and return warrenty (thats where the saving came from, if its not dead on arrival then im happy that it will last)

    £611.28 all in with a free printer.
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    its average would really need some more details, is that with a dvdrw ?

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    CD RW / DVD read.
    Average with that screen?
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    What is powering it graphically?
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      • Motherboard:
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      • CPU:
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      • Memory:
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      • Storage:
      • 256gb Samsung SP941, 1tb MX500 Crucial SSD, 240gb Intel 730 SSD
      • Graphics card(s):
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      • 750 Watt Corsair HX
      • Case:
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      • Operating System:
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      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    Think im gonna go for the 1680 x 1050, that knocks 58 quid off the price.
    Ive looked around and a simalar spec machine with a screen res like this costs in the region of £1000 so I cant see how this cannot be considered a good price?
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      • Memory:
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      • Operating System:
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    Graphics are the Intel onboard, the CPU is the 2mb model.
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    Oh, how big is the HDD? Sounds quite good though.
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      • CPU:
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      • Memory:
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      • Case:
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      • Operating System:
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      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    40gb, all the rest of the spec is failry standard, it was really the screen that caught my eye on this one.
    Free delivery and ebayable printer are a nice bonus
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    So it will have a physically big screen then? Are you planning to carry this around or use it as a desktop replacement? If carrying then go for a small one. I have a desktop and a lappie. This lappie is my biggest so far with a 12" screen. Previously had a 10.4". I go for portability in mine.
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      • Operating System:
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      • Dell 2408WFP
      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    No its a 15" widescreen, will be used around the house on the wireless connection so the 3kg weight should be fine for me.
    At the end of the day if I get it and im not happy with it I can always DSR it
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    True, my friend. Go forth and purchase!
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      • 750 Watt Corsair HX
      • Case:
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      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro
      • Monitor(s):
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      • Internet:
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    Ordered!, ill let everyone know what its like when it turns up, should have it for crimbo knowing Dell!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Platinum
    256MB ram (not paying £90 for a 512mb upgrade)
    Can these dells be easily upgraded with ram from the crucial site?

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      • CPU:
      • Core i7 5930k @ 4GHz
      • Memory:
      • 32gb Crucial 2400MHz
      • Storage:
      • 256gb Samsung SP941, 1tb MX500 Crucial SSD, 240gb Intel 730 SSD
      • Graphics card(s):
      • Sapphire R9 Fury OC
      • PSU:
      • 750 Watt Corsair HX
      • Case:
      • Corsiar 750D
      • Operating System:
      • Windows 10 Pro
      • Monitor(s):
      • Dell 2408WFP
      • Internet:
      • 18Mb
    yep
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