guess i should have done this:
1. What is your budget? 400-500
2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14-15 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? 4 +
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)?
7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) you tube upload photos
8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?
9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. best buy
10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3yrs+
11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
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.
13. What country do you live in? us
14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. woulf like web/cam mic built in....and 3i processor
I hope this can help people find their ideal notebook.