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Old July 26th, 2005, 08:45 PM   #1
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Little Laptops?

Hey gents
I'm thinking of buying a cheap, older laptop just for writing, watching (ripped from my DVD) movies, and running photoshop to work on photos. I probably don't need anything faster than a 500mhz P3 (like I said, I want it cheeeeaaap), but what I do want is SMALL and LIGHT. It doesn't even have to have a CD drive, as long as it has USB ports. Can anyone give me some names of older laptop models that I should look for used that will fit the bill?
Small, but not tiny. 10" screen should be fine.

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Old August 6th, 2005, 05:55 PM   #2
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3-4 years ago fujitsu-siemenses were pretty small with 9 to 12 inch screens
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Old August 9th, 2005, 08:35 AM   #3
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They have 6.4" 1024x768 screens and 20GB hard drives.
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