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Cheapest Laptop

Q: Cheapest Laptop

Could someone point me to the least expensive laptop that meets the following requirements (any information will be helpful):

• Microsoft Windows 2000, or Microsoft Windows XP.
• Computer/Processor: 733 megahertz (MHz) processor.
• DirectX: DirectX® 9.0 or later or compatable.
• Memory: 256 megabytes (MB) of RAM.
• Hard Disk: 1.2 gigabytes (GB) of free hard disk space.
• Video card: 32 MB with 3D Transform and Lighting capable.
• CD: 8X.
• Sound: Sound card, speakers, or headphones.
• Broadband WiFi.

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A: Cheapest Laptop

Not sure what country you are in but http://www.novatech.co.uk/novatech/nbranges.html has a great range if you are in the uk, almost all new laptops will meet those requirements.

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-laptop.518248/
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A:Cheapest laptop with tv-out

Looks like Dell's entire Home line except the Inspiron 1501 has s-video and most if not all of HP's home line has them - look for mention of an s-video port in the description.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-laptop-with-tv-out.559199/
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Thanks you for your advice.
 

A:What is the best, yet cheapest laptop?

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Good video will cost more than $500. All laptops come with webcams. Almost all have fans on the bottom. Where else would they put them? Some higher priced more portable laptops have side vents because they're thinner.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-the-best-yet-cheapest-laptop.1050852/
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A:What is the cheapest price on a 250gb SSD to install into laptop

Can you not use a 120/128GB SSD for your OS and Programs, and sit your User Data on the mechanical hard drive?

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A:Where is cheapest place to buy replacement laptop screens

What's wrong with still using EBay? I get all my screens from EBay suppliers
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/where-is-cheapest-place-to-buy-replacement-laptop-screens.187553/
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2500K - Newegg.com - Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 BX80623I52500K

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A:cheapest SSD possibly available?

Cheaper may not be better. There are some that have poor reliability.

Check newegg.com they are running a lot of specials now for the holidays.

Here is an excellent price on an Intel SSD.
Intel 730 Series SSDSC2BP240G4R5 2.5" 240GB SATA 6Gb/s MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) - Newegg.com

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/355504-cheapest-ssd-possibly-available.html
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A:Anyone know where's the cheapest place to buy WIN 7?

Don't skimp -

Microsoft of your nearest retail store is the only place one should purchase Windows 7

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A:Whats the Cheapest Way to Get Win 10?

Quote:





Originally Posted by ruzzi


Whats the cheapest way to get win 10? I read that you can buy a windows 7 key, install win 7 then upgrade to win 10.




Yes, Windows 8.1 is also eligible for the free upgrade to Windows 10, until July.


Quote:




I also read you can buy a win 10 OEM license for $20 and you get all the updates. But if something stops working you can't get support from microsoft.




In regards to OEM...it's always been that way. You don't get retail support with an OEM license.

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http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/558608/where-to-buy-cheapest-license/
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A:Cheapest place to buy??

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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/144459-cheapest-place-buy.html
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A:Best Cheapest Case

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/best-cheapest-case.658092/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-db-program.290533/
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A:Windows XP cheapest price

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-xp-cheapest-price.127697/
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A:Need advice on where to buy software cheapest

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/need-advice-on-where-to-buy-software-cheapest.754664/
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.
 

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A:Where would be the cheapest place to get Office?

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cheapest-way-of-getting-a-network-storage.143703/
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A:Help to find cheapest place for RAM upgrade in UK

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/help-to-find-cheapest-place-for-ram-upgrade-in-uk.185742/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/router-is-full-cheapest-solution.739418/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-computer-that-can-run-total-war-rome-2-at-30-fps.1114789/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/cheapest-processor-i-can-view-1080p-with.141957/
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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/best-cheapest-way-to-get-the-portable-nvidia-shield-to-eu.204057/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-place-to-buy-ipod-products.856063/
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In very basic language:
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-way-to-download-windows-2000.234257/
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cheers
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/the-sims-2-bon-voyage-cheapest-agp-card.649558/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-place-to-get-cat5-cables.675160/
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Quote: Originally Posted by cheburashka


From what I've gathered here, I need to have an OS of some kind with a Product Key to replace with my new Windows 7 Upgrade disk--at least that's the safest thing to do. Since I'm starting with a barebones computer and have no computers running 2000, XP or Vista which have a product key, I need to get my hands on a legit OS for cheap. Where would be a good place to start looking? Would I be better off buying the complete OS instead of trying to make use of my $8.00 educational upgrade disk?

Thanks


Welcome to Seven Forums, cheburashka.

Save your money - no OS is needed with Windows 7 Upgrade.

Check this tutorial, and especially the note under Option One.

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http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/32281-cheapest-full-os-product-key-upgrade.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/video-game-routing-at-its-cheapest.593124/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-the-cheapest-portable-way-to-view-my-videos-on-any-old-fashion-tv.1104672/
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http://forums.majorgeeks.com/index.php?threads/cheapest-video-card-comaptible-with-windows-10.307420/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-place-to-get-vista-ultimate-retail.726416/
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RAM
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Fallout 3 Recommends (Min requirements = runable, but not playable)
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-is-the-cheapest-graphics-card-that-will-run-fallout-3-on-the-highest-setting.822759/
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A:Cheapest way to connect HP Deskjet 1320 to Wifi network

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cheapest-way-to-connect-hp-deskjet-1320-to-wifi-network.827140/
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A:Creating Lenovo Laptop Recovery media from DVDs. Laptop wont let me do

Hi Nelly I also have an Lenovo its a different model than yous is but I can make as many copies of the recovery discs
as I want . You could make a systems image which would be a lot better than the recovery discs as with them you will always have the bloated software that comes with Lenovo models saying that you would need a lot more space than your 16gb usb drive .

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A:Solved: PC can't access shared library files in Laptop through Homegroup, but laptop

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Hello all - first time poster on this forum I have a bust up fairly old Intel Celeron mhz laptop which could do with a new case shell not a bag it needs the equivalent of a new desktop tower but I don t case/processor (Laptop) Model - needed laptop AJP 6133 new number know where to find one I believe this is just a clone of similar laptops made around the same time and the model number is I was wondering if anybody knew somewhere I could purchase replacement shells cases and if they stocked a case for this computer Everything on the laptop works fine except for a dodgy monitor cable which would be fixed by moving everything into the new shell so I (Laptop) Model number 6133 AJP laptop - new case/processor needed don t intend to sell it for parts I m also quite experienced in fiddling with computers my dad s a PC engineer (Laptop) Model number 6133 AJP laptop - new case/processor needed so I ve picked up quite a bit from him and he is willing to help me get this laptop into tip top condition again I was also wondering if it would be possible to upgrade the motherboard and processor At the moment it s (Laptop) Model number 6133 AJP laptop - new case/processor needed a mhz intel celeron but I d rather go with an AMD athlon of some sort as I believe them to be generally better If anybody knows where I can purchase laptop motherboards to fit certain needs any help there would be gladly appreciated am looking for a socket A motherboard If the upgrade to Athlon is not possible I would like to know what the upgradability of my current motherboard is - I shall be looking inside the laptop within the next few days and can probably provide a number for it I think that with a few adjustments new case new processor more ram and a bigger hard disk I can get this baby up to a high standard rather than forking out a grand on a new PC Thanks for the help Matt nbsp

A:(Laptop) Model number 6133 AJP laptop - new case/processor needed

Howdy and welcome to the Forum.

Have you contacted the Manufacturer regarding replacement parts? That's where I would start.

BUT to be honest, although you do not give all the specs of the PC, I'd be willing to bet that you could replace the whole thing with a new laptop cheaper than replacing parts like case, MOBO, Processor, RAM, and HD !!!

So unless there is some "sentimental value", like the case broke stopping a bullet shot at you by terrorists...I'd shop for a new unit.
 

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A:If it is possible to use the power adapter of E6420 for my new laptop E7270? Will it impact the battery of the new laptop?

If the connector fits (it may not - the older systems use a much larger barrel connector than many of the new ones), AND the power (wattage) is equal or greater, yes.

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Have been having this problem for a while now Laptop Working on Powered Off is Headphone Laptop Jack Until Stops Every so often the headhphone jack on my laptop just stops working after hours and hours of the laptop being on The built-in speakers Headphone Jack on Laptop Stops Working Until Laptop is Powered Off of the laptop work fine What happens is that while the Headphone Jack on Laptop Stops Working Until Laptop is Powered Off computer is in use after some random amount of time any hardware plugged into the headphone jack of the laptop will not playback Headphone Jack on Laptop Stops Working Until Laptop is Powered Off sound This includes headphones speakers and the like The sound device manager in control panel shows sound being output and if the headphones speakers are disconnected the audio plays fine on the built-in speakers on the laptop I haven't been able to figure out what exactly causes this problem I have tried resinstalling the driver several times I am sure it isn't the headphones of the speakers that I use as I use these speakers and headphones on many other devices phone tablet etc The only way that this issue gets fixed is if the computer is shut down and then rebooted a restart doesn't work the computer has to literally lose power for the problem to be fixed It seems very intermittent and I'm not sure how to approach this problem Any ideas

A:Headphone Jack on Laptop Stops Working Until Laptop is Powered Off

One idea would be a look the power plan in use. If you are running with the default Balanced power plan you may be seeing that nterfere by conserving battery power temporarily turning the audio off being a constant drain. Another thought could be a result of the onboard audio chip itself getting too warm where the hardware protection circuit will then come in and deactivate all sound. That is usually seen as far as the cpu temp as well as other major components. The audio being onboard would also be monitored by the bios not so much by Windows.

The other possible cause of losing sound would be the headphone jack or the board end having a cold solder point getting warm and expanding just enough to break the connection until cooled off. The complete shutdown of power would tend to suggest a temp or regulation issue where either the power plan or temp monitoring would have to be watched. And one more thing would be setting the laptop on a fan cooled stand or effective notebook cooling pad to draw heat away from the unit if you are not already using one. Laptops are known to get quite warm with extended use since everything is packed into a tight space with the typical serious lack of air flow unlike the usual desktop with front, rear, and side or top case fans in use if not water cooled.

You have some things to consider in the list of things there. Increased overall cooling, not planning to use the laptop for extended periods of time which can allow for something to overheat if that is the case., changing the power plan to Performance if still set to the default Balanced might help. As for anything internal as far as a loose contact or cold solder point that would require a look once confirmed however by the factory or authorized service center/dealer where you could bring it in direct for examination.

The shutdown and restart could also be indication that the driver for the onboard is going to sleep on you or otherwise made inactive at random intervals and the fresh power up serves to refresh the driver as Windows loads it fresh all over again. Run into that one here at times but on a desktop machine.

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