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Need to buy a Laptop under $500

I need to buy a Laptop under $500. Is there any decent laptop out there in my price range? Thanks.
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johnnycash10 wrote: I need to buy a Laptop under $500. Is there any decent laptop out there in my price range? Thanks.
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Lenovo ThinkPad T series.
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johnnycash10 wrote: I need to buy a Laptop under $500. Is there any decent laptop out there in my price range? Thanks.
Sometimes shopperadrug mart have laptop under $450
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teoconca wrote: Lenovo ThinkPad T series.
Teoconca, which ThinkPad T series is under $500? A link will be helpful. Thanks.
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johnnycash10 wrote: Teoconca, which ThinkPad T series is under $500? A link will be helpful. Thanks.
It will be over $1,000 for new.
For $500, it’s refurbished. I was implying that.
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johnnycash10 wrote: I need to buy a Laptop under $500. Is there any decent laptop out there in my price range? Thanks.
A little more details please. Who will be using it, what programs/functions, etc.
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What do you need a laptop for specifically? That might help guide suggestions. For example, a Chromebook might be enough and you can get those under $500.
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BernardRyder wrote: What do you need a laptop for specifically? That might help guide suggestions. For example, a Chromebook might be enough and you can get those under $500.
Nothing special. Just for business purposes but specs better, if possible, than Dell Inspiron 3000 for $479. Less than $479 would be better.
https://www.dell.com/en-ca/shop/dell-la ... lsrc=aw.ds
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Sexyj and others,

How do you compare Dell-Latitude-7350-2-In-1 (link above) with

1. Dell Latitude E6440 14.1" Core i5(4200M)2.5GHz 8GB 256GB SSD Windows 10 Pro (Refurbished) for $488-5% from Refurb.io
2. REFURB DELL LATITUDE E7450 CORE I5/5300U 16RAM 256SSD 14" $420 from Bauer Systems. Will have to pay $35 extra for Windows 10 Pro

Which is a better deal among the three?
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Canada Computers has refurbs for that price range. Years ago I bought a lease return HP for $300 (that was $1500 new)
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I'm selling a Refurb Lenovo X1 Carbon if you are interested but a little over your $500 budget but its an amazing computer.
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sickcars wrote: I'm selling a Refurb Lenovo X1 Carbon if you are interested but a little over your $500 budget but its an amazing computer.
If @johnnycash10 wants my BNIB. in box Asus J202n for $300, I'll take your X1
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I highly recommend this.... Excellent IPS screen
Just buy a SanDisk/lexar micro USB stick to upgrade storage or open it up to add more SSD


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Wait for Amazon to get it back in stock
It goes in and out of stock randomly


I was looking for a desktop for simple office/Netflix/YouTube but I bought this laptop and hooked it up to my 22 in monitor and added Logitech mk325 mouse/keyboard
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sickcars wrote: I'm selling a Refurb Lenovo X1 Carbon if you are interested but a little over your $500 budget but its an amazing computer.
Thanks sickcars - Too late, I already bought a HP 9470m Folio i7 3667u 2.0ghz 8GB Ram 240GB SSD for $450.
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No problem,

Those are actually pretty good reliable laptops too. I have one very similar to that myself and its been great.
johnnycash10 wrote: Thanks sickcars - Too late, I already bought a HP 9470m Folio i7 3667u 2.0ghz 8GB Ram 240GB SSD for $450.
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johnnycash10 wrote: Thanks sickcars - Too late, I already bought a HP 9470m Folio i7 3667u 2.0ghz 8GB Ram 240GB SSD for $450.
Nice. Where from?

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