Is there a netbook for my needs? Tags: Laptops Last response: November 19, 2012 1:39 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Widdler November 17, 2012 10:37:45 PM 1. What is your budget? I would like to keep it under 400$ if possible 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 10"-12" but would like 10 3. What screen resolution do you want? Higher the better 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable 5. How much battery life do you need? As much as i can get so a 6 cell battery is a must 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)? I intend to play N64, playstation, GBA, PSP and older computer games only. 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? Skype, minor word processing, high speed browsing 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 80 gigs should be heaps. Ideally a SSD 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Nope 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? As long as possible. No specific time 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? N/A 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'll consider any brand 13. What country do you live in? USA 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. would like it to have an SSD to save battery life and cut down on loading times, must have an HDMI port, USB 3 and Windows 7 as an OS the reason I want a net book over a Laptop is because of the extra portability and hopefully longer battery life. Is there a Netbook (or one easily modded to fit my specs) out there? More about : netbook Labrynthian a b D Laptop November 19, 2012 12:53:22 PM Here. Choose one off this list. They all suit your needs just fine. http://www.technobuffalo.com/miscellaneous/lists/top-5-... Otherwise, look at this... http://www.amazon.com/Acer-Aspire-AO756-2626-11-6-Inch-... http://www.amazon.com/Acer-AO756-4411-NU-SGYAA-012-11-6... http://www.amazon.com/Acer-Aspire-V5-171-6675-11-6-Inch... These are all in your budget and match what you've said above m 0 l Supermuncher85 November 19, 2012 1:39:40 PM Maybe I'm just getting old, but I find those 10inch screens unusable. The smallest size laptop I would buy would be 14inches anything smaller and I prefer a tablet for my occasional browsing/email checking. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Netbook's Linpus needs replacing with Win XP Forum SolvedI have a aspire one d270 netbook. I dbaned the hdd due to virus. Need to download 7 starter- did not come with disc. Forum Solvedneed to split HDD partition on Acer Aspire One netbook having Win XP v2002 sp3 Home Edition Forum SolvedNeed Help Choosing a New Netbook/Laptop! Forum SolvedNeed guidance on network driver for Acer Aspire netbook Forum SolvedDesperately need help installing XP usb to netbook Forum SolvedI need to plug my ATI Hollywood into my netbook using dial-up Forum SolvedNeed Help deciding W7 version for netbook Forum SolvedSecurity key needed, wireless adapter & netbook Forum i have a wireless netbook do I need a network card it runs fine Forum need help loading xp on a netbook Forum SolvedNeed a netbook without a webcam Forum SolvedNeed some help choosing a Netbook. Urgent. Forum SolvedDo i need a wireless card for my Dell netbook Forum SolvedDell died, need a new laptop/netbook Forum SolvedBuying acer AO522-BZ897 netbook - need ram advice Forum Windows 7 on Packard Bell Netbook, need to re-install as ie11 is not working and will not uninstall Forum SolvedNeed advice on netbook cooler Forum SolvedNeed a netbook Forum need a cheap laptop/netbook Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !