Looking to buy new laptop for school Tags: Laptops Internet Product Last response: September 13, 2012 8:16 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Jaboo September 13, 2012 4:14:14 AM Hey all, im looking to buy a new laptop for school. I have $600 to spend. Hoping to buy an open-box laptop. what i need: Light weight/thin. Main use: Writing papers, researching on internet. Would like to be able to play games but its not a huge deal. I have a pretty solid Desktop. any places you could suggest to look besides new egg? they have one but its out of stock. any help would be great. thanks! More about : buy laptop school oxford373 September 13, 2012 4:30:12 AM you cant play most DX11 games with intel IGP so i chose AMD laptop or core i5 with dedicated graphics card here is A8-3520M for 480$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... core i5 with amd 7670 for 680$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... shad0wboss September 13, 2012 9:08:13 AM You should get comething portable if you'll mainly use it for studying...gaming won't be possible with intel's IGP, that's for sure. http://www.amazon.com/Acer-S3-391-6899-13-3-Inch-Ultrab... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Jaboo September 13, 2012 8:16:45 PM what do you guys think of? i like the bat life. very nice specs. and a huge deal since its open box. also, i can't confirm but this is touch screen correct? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... thanks for replies Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Looking to buy gaming & school laptop ~$950 Forum Looking for a new laptop for gaming & School Forum Looking for Laptop -mobility, school (computer program), etc Forum Looking for a new laptop /notebook for school Forum Looking for either a netbook or small laptop for school Forum Need New laptop for school Forum Looking for new laptop for school Forum Looking for a good Laptop for school and other general uses Forum Looking for a nice laptop (gaming, school , ...) Forum Buying new gaming/ school laptop $1200 Forum Looking for a laptop for home/travel/ school use ($500~ USD) Forum Looking for a new school laptop ... Forum buying a new highend laptop for school Forum New Laptop for School (heavy virtualization) Forum New gaming/ school laptop under $700.00 Forum New Laptop ( School / Programming / Gaming) Forum Heading back to school and need a new Laptop Forum I forgot my pasord on my Acer Aspire One note book and there is no win Forum Looking for a new laptop for gaming & School Forum Looking for new laptop for school Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !