Best Laptop to buy for under $700?

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  1. hulkhogan

    hulkhogan Registered Member

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    Hi,

    Whats the best laptop to buy from under $700 for internet marketing related things and creating videos?

    Or what specs must it have ?

    Thanks
     
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  3. hulkhogan

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    Don't see any Skytech laptops on Amazon
     
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    Look up the cpu on cpu benchmark and make sure it’s rated at least 3k (but higher the better).

    Get an SSD drive.

    That’s pretty much all you need to check for it to be fast as.
     
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    Something by Lenovo, possibly. The Lenovo Y510P cost ~$800 and is very powerful for something in that price range (it's also quite heavy, which is probably part of why that is true).

    That particular model is out of production, but they probably have something similar/newer that has good power when compared to price.
     
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    Yea, Lenovo are pretty decent.

    HP are good as well - I bought a hp 250 g6 the other day. I think it was similar range in price. It is very nice, and because it has an SSD (which are finally becoming standard) it’s super fast.
     
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    PC specialist or other alternatives
     
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    You will not get a good laptop for that money. It will certainly struggle with video production.
     
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    view e-bay.com
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    Recommend Lenovo T Series or W Series. Look on ebay they are really cheap and do the job for a few years.
     
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    +1 on the bay
     
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    macbook pro mid 2012 model. :)
     
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    MacBook’s work great
     
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    if you add $200 more you can get a macbook air
     
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    The thread is from February guys,I am pretty sure OP has bought a laptop already.
     
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    I tried for compaq before an year but heard from HP company it's being closed, only HP is going on now a days.
    Try Lenovo it's best all the time. As i am using the same since 7 years, easy to go.

     
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    stick to MacBooks. even if you buy the best pc laptop out there. windows is so laggy and slow. Mackbooks are the best for work and entertainment