Need Help Finding A Netbook Tags: Laptops Product Last response: March 3, 2010 8:20 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share luminance March 3, 2010 4:30:34 AM 1_What is your budget? <$280 If it's really necessary I will be willing to spend an extra $50 2_What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 10.1 inch 3_What screen resolution do you want? 4_Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable 5_How much battery life do you need? 8+ hours would be nice. 6_Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)? None in mind. 7_What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) will be using for web browsing, music and remote access to my main computer from elsewhere. 8_How much storage (H.D.D Capacity) do you need? The bigger the better within price limit. 9_If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post the links to them. Newegg TigerDirect 10_How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3+ Years 11_What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVD ROM 12_Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons. Prefer ASUS, HP, Acer, Lenovo respectively, but specs first then brand. 13_What country do you live in? United States 14_Please tell us any additional information if needed. Windows 7 Starter or beyond for OS. If you can get 2 GB ram or something that is expandable then More about : finding netbook jivdis1x March 3, 2010 4:41:06 AM Netbook dont have optical drive All have only 1GB ram Typical HD size is 160GB Unit not on sale with be at least 300 Here is one http://www.walmart.com/catalog/product.do?dest=99999999... m 0 l lotri March 3, 2010 5:11:06 AM It's also a bit more difficult to find one with the 8+ hour battery life. Most of those fall under net-top or ultraportable laptops, all of which are out of your budget range. m 0 l Related resources Need help finding a good netbook - Forum Need Help Choosing a New Netbook/Laptop! - Forum Desperately need help installing XP usb to netbook - Forum Need Help deciding W7 version for netbook - Forum need help loading xp on a netbook - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jimbo21 March 3, 2010 2:30:58 PM No actually its very easy to find a netbook with everything you want.. besides the optical dirve which doesn't exist in netbooks.. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Just bought one for my girlfriend and it's an amazing little piece of equipment and would recommend it to anyone looking for a device of the sort. m 0 l lotri March 3, 2010 6:12:22 PM Lol, maybe I was looking at the wrong netbooks oO m 0 l luminance March 3, 2010 8:20:55 PM I've believe many netbook have a long lasting battery life. It's just which netbook to choose from. Anyone recommend Dell Mini 10v? I asked a few of my buddies and was wondering if the forum has any feedback for it. Thanks m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI need help finding incompatibilities within these Specs Forum SolvedNeed help with finding a laptop! Forum SolvedNeed help finding parts to cut back on... $1000 pc Forum SolvedNeed help finding computer case Forum SolvedNeed help finding a driver! Forum SolvedNeed help finding good gaming PC build! Forum SolvedNeed some help choosing a Netbook. Urgent. Forum SolvedNeed Help Finding Gaming Upgrades Forum SolvedNeed help with finding the best power supply and RAM Forum SolvedNeed help finding bottleneck in this system Forum SolvedNeed help finding iPhone 3GS Battery Forum SolvedNeed help finding parts for a gaming desktop Forum SolvedI need help with finding a power supply... Forum SolvedNeed help finding 560 Forum SolvedNeed help finding the right computer Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !