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    Guys, I am thinking about buying a new computer, and I found out that the price gap between pc world and student computers is massive, has anyone on tsr bought a computer from student computers before. If someone did, could you please tell me your opinions about them?
    The reason why I am asking is because the model is ASUS K501UB and it is called ASUS K501U on student computers. I am scared that I would waste £400 for nothing and I seriously can't risk that.
    Another question, do you guys have any suggestions for what laptop I should get as a uni student (so no gaming pc and 2 in 1 laptop :angry:) My budget is about £500-700.
    Many Thanks!!!
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    (Original post by JasPuddy)
    Guys, I am thinking about buying a new computer, and I found out that the price gap between pc world and student computers is massive, has anyone on tsr bought a computer from student computers before. If someone did, could you please tell me your opinions about them?
    The reason why I am asking is because the model is ASUS K501UB and it is called ASUS K501U on student computers. I am scared that I would waste £400 for nothing and I seriously can't risk that.
    Another question, do you guys have any suggestions for what laptop I should get as a uni student (so no gaming pc and 2 in 1 laptop :angry:) My budget is about £500-700.
    Many Thanks!!!
    It depends on what course you are doing, if you are doing game design or similar then your computer needs will be a lot more than if you're an English student who will use simple applications like Microsoft word for instance
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    Just bought a refurb laptop from Refreshed By Us. £200 for an older HP 6470 with i5.

    The Student computers one is also a refurb but could be end of line or customer return or warranty repair, just make sure you know what you are buying.
    For the £464 tho I'd look at upping the warranty to 2 year for £25 extra but looks a nice spec (not a fan of Acer tho tbh
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    (Original post by Richpeasant)
    It depends on what course you are doing, if you are doing game design or similar then your computer needs will be a lot more than if you're an English student who will use simple applications like Microsoft word for instance
    I am just a Maths student, but I prefer my computer to be as efficient as possible although price still matters
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    (Original post by JasPuddy)
    I am just a Maths student, but I prefer my computer to be as efficient as possible although price still matters
    Honestly, £700 is overkill then. Just get a decent processor, I7 preferably and you'd be fine!
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    my last two computers have been refurbished & have been great.
 
 
 
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