New lightweight (ultrabook) laptop for ~$1000 Tags: Laptops Product Last response: August 22, 2012 5:12 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Darkkazul August 22, 2012 4:57:03 PM 1. What is your budget? About ~1000 but preferably less 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13" 3. What screen resolution do you want? Does not matter 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portability is a must, preferably 2-3 lbs in weight 5. How much battery life do you need? Does not matter 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)? No games 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) Nothing major, just watching movies, office suite, internet surfing 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? Does not matter 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Newegg/Tigerdirect 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? As long as possible, current laptop has lasted me for about 6 years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? Since its an Ultrabook, most likely will not have a DVD/Bluray etc drive built in. 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. No HP, don't like the build quality of it. 13. What country do you live in? USA 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. Trying to see if there is a PC out there that's comparable in price/weight to the MacBook Air, that is most likely the competitor... More about : lightweight ultrabook laptop 1000 jay_nar2012 August 22, 2012 5:09:50 PM http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... jay_nar2012 August 22, 2012 5:11:22 PM http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jay_nar2012 August 22, 2012 5:12:17 PM http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumBuying a light-weight gaming laptop by May (Lenovo Y480?) ForumBest ultrabook under $ 1000 ? ForumNeed a Lightweight Long Lasting Laptop ForumLightweight gaming-capable laptop ? ForumLightweight Gaming - 13"-14" IVB+650M Machines? ForumLaptop/Ultrabook Around $700- 1000 ForumLooking for a new laptop/ultrabook Forum$ 1000 Ultrabook ForumSmall Lightweight Netbook Advice Needed ForumLooking for good ultrabook ForumNew laptop for college that can also handle light gaming ForumNeed help picking a NON GAMING Laptop , NEW to mobile computing!! ForumNew Ultrabook ? ForumNeed to buy a lightweight laptop ForumNew laptops/notebooks advice - NO GAMING ForumMicrosoft Surface, Samsung ultrabook , or something else? ForumStudent Looking for sub 700 laptop for gaming ForumLooking for an Ultrabook ForumLow end laptop or a tab ? ForumNew Mid-high end laptop More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !