Soon to be college student looking for a solid laptop. Tags: Laptops Last response: December 26, 2010 2:14 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share AshleyDen December 26, 2010 2:09:26 AM 1. What is your budget? 700-800 preferably. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13" to 15" screen 3. What screen resolution do you want? doesnt matter 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Id say a little of both. 5. How much battery life do you need? 5 hours atleast. 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)? Probably not much gaming. Planning on quitting WoW. 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) word processing, watching movies, internet, music. 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 250+ gigs 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. doesnt matter 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? Atleast 4 years. 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVD/CD RW 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. I dont care. 13. What country do you live in? USA 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. I am a soon to be college student. More about : college student solid laptop hpfreak a b D Laptop December 26, 2010 2:14:22 AM im currently helping another guy who is looking for a mid-range laptop like you, here is the thread, check the links and see if you like the laptop overall: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/64992-35-thinking-buy... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Please help me pick a laptop for College Student Forum [SOLVED] Gaming laptop for the college student (UPDATED FAQ) Forum College student trying to build first workstation/gamestation Forum Laptop for Power User & College Student Forum College gaming laptop - Asus vs MSI vs ??? Forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ing-laptop Forum College laptop suggestions needed Forum Choosing a college laptop Forum First Laptop - For College /Moderate Gaming Forum Help with laptop for a new college student Forum Looking for a $1500 laptop for college . Forum College Student System, first build Forum Looking for budget college /gaming laptop Forum College Student Laptop Budget Forum Looking for a laptop under $600 for college Forum I need help! Forum Good laptop for WoW? Forum Advice required: Safari Laptop Forum Thinking of buying a new Laptop Forum Stolen laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !