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Old 10-23-13, 09:19 PM   #1
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how is this laptop?

please note i use my desktop for series computing ill use the laptop mainly for web surfing so is this a good laptop and i see it has google chrome do they make you stivck to chrome or can i install linux from a thumbdirve http://www.amazon.com/Acer-C710-2834...cr_dp_asin_lnk

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Old 10-24-13, 07:37 AM   #2
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i don't know about putting linux on it. but chromebooks are usually pretty highly rated. the one you picked is awfully heavy though.

if you want soemthing for just browsing and ease of mobility, get a tablet. seems like a no-brainer.

(nexus 7, or ipad - don't waste your money on a kindle fire)
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icant type on them tablets and adding a keyboard seems like bad idea right now i like my netbook a lot only thing it needs is a faster cpu .its only has 1 gig of ddr3 but it never maxes the memory out on lubuntu but the cpu is pegged to the topa lot
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