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Old 18-11-2017, 01:54 PM   #1
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Question Fast Help needed to choose Laptop, Thanks

Hello.. sorry if this is wrong section to post..

I need to get a laptop today..my requirements basically are

Lightweight - up to 1.4kg max
ssd drive
i5 or i7, at least 7th generation
8gb minimal ram
Durable - i travel often and far
good warranty overseas too
Good battery Life - surfing, working..maybe 8 to 10 hours.. movies..5 hours?
backlight keyboard

can play basic Diablo3, and Civ 6

budget... not that much or i would have just bought the Dell XPS13..
Maximum around 1500

Ive been to Sim Lim a few times and chcked online.. so far my choices are -

HP ENVY 13-ad115TU
Its really swee metal designed, looks durable, good specs
8th gen i5 8250u, 8gb DDR3 ram, 256GB M2 SSD PCIE , 13.3 FHD IPS WLED Backlit, Intel UHD620, Fast chaARGE BATTERY.
price..i can get as low as $1100 !

ASUS Zenbook UX430UQ
7th Gen i5 7200u, 8gb DDR4 Ram, 256SSD, Nvidia GT940MX, 14 Inch full HD Backlit
wEIGHT - 1.25KG
Price is listed as $1298

7th Gen i5 7200u, GT 940MX, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB SATA
Weight - 1.45kg
Price... on sale at Challegner.. $799!

SSUS Vivobook S14
8th Gen I5 8250U, 8GB DDR4, 256 SSD, INTEL UHD620, 14 Inch full hd
Weight - 1.20kg
Price listed as $1298

Appreciate advise... and from anyone using any of the above laptops.
I like the hp, but no idea of the battery life [ does come with fast charger ] and it can upgrade the hdd, but not ram

Asus Zenbook is good too.. just im not sure where offeres the best prices.. Sim Lim? Newstead? hows the battery?

Asus Vivobook - very new model that packs a 14 inch screen into 1.20kg..but little info of it online. its not aluminium chassis..those are for the other Vivobooks weight 1.42kg

Thanks very much.. i intend to buy today

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Old 18-04-2018, 01:48 AM   #2
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