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    "5 stars...Best PC...Great entry level Mac & super light....So that brings me to my this purchase, my sister was in need of a new computer (because of an old dead Windows machine) for her college needs, I saw this one on the sale and I jumped right away to buy it, so far the performance is great, it is not as great as the MacBook pro but then again this is thin and light unlike MacBook and is enough to fullfil the needs of a college student or even if you want to do coding etc."

    "Great entry level Mac & super light."

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    The 13-inch MacBook Air features 8GB of memory, a fifth-generation Intel Core processor, Thunderbolt 2, great built-in apps, and all-day battery life.* It’s thin, light, and durable enough to take everywhere you go—and powerful enough to do everything once you get there.
    Your price for this item is $999.99
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    "5 stars...Best PC...Great entry level Mac & super light....So that brings me to my this purchase, my sister was in need of a new computer (because of an old dead Windows machine) for her college needs, I saw this one on the sale and I jumped right away to buy it, so far the performance is great, it is not as great as the MacBook pro but then again this is thin and light unlike MacBook and is enough to fullfil the needs of a college student or even if you want to do coding etc."

    "Great entry level Mac & super light."

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    The 13-inch MacBook Air features 8GB of memory, a fifth-generation Intel Core processor, Thunderbolt 2, great built-in apps, and all-day battery life.* It’s thin, light, and durable enough to take everywhere you go—and powerful enough to do everything once you get there.
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    "Love it...Good pc...Sweet entry level gaming laptop...I got mine for a $599.00 steal on Black Friday and for the 8300H and 1050Ti it was worth the extra $60 compared to the Dell 5575 with Ryzen 2500U and IGP I was going to get at $430.00 and then have to add a $100.00 256GB 970Evo too because a 1 TB 5400 SUCKS!!"

    "Sweet entry level gaming laptop"

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    Only at Best Buy Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: Defeat the competition with this Acer Aspire Nitro 5 laptop. Its Intel Core i5 processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM keep multiple programs running smoothly, and the NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti graphics card renders 3D images and video on the 15.6-inch Full HD display. This Acer Aspire Nitro 5 laptop has a 256GB solid-state drive for fast boot times.
    Your price for this item is $749.99
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    "Love it...Good pc...Sweet entry level gaming laptop...I got mine for a $599.00 steal on Black Friday and for the 8300H and 1050Ti it was worth the extra $60 compared to the Dell 5575 with Ryzen 2500U and IGP I was going to get at $430.00 and then have to add a $100.00 256GB 970Evo too because a 1 TB 5400 SUCKS!!"

    "Sweet entry level gaming laptop"

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    Only at Best Buy Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: Defeat the competition with this Acer Aspire Nitro 5 laptop. Its Intel Core i5 processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM keep multiple programs running smoothly, and the NVIDIA GTX 1050Ti graphics card renders 3D images and video on the 15.6-inch Full HD display. This Acer Aspire Nitro 5 laptop has a 256GB solid-state drive for fast boot times.
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    "not bad...Love it...Excellent entry-level gaming laptop...There's a lot of draw to having a gaming laptop, but in most cases, you're going to be playing in one place--and at $700, you can build a pretty great starter machine that will be far more customizable and upgradeable for you in the years to come."

    "Excellent entry-level gaming laptop"

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    Only at Best Buy Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: Enter the RPG arena with this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop. It has 1TB of storage, and its NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card loads dynamic in-game visuals and Full HD movies smoothly. The quad-core Intel Core i5 processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM let this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop perform efficiently.
    Your price for this item is $719.99
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    "not bad...Love it...Excellent entry-level gaming laptop...There's a lot of draw to having a gaming laptop, but in most cases, you're going to be playing in one place--and at $700, you can build a pretty great starter machine that will be far more customizable and upgradeable for you in the years to come."

    "Excellent entry-level gaming laptop"

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    Only at Best Buy Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: Enter the RPG arena with this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop. It has 1TB of storage, and its NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card loads dynamic in-game visuals and Full HD movies smoothly. The quad-core Intel Core i5 processor and 8GB of DDR4 RAM let this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop perform efficiently.
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    "Love it...Not bad...This entry market lenovo was perfect....I love this Laptop if had to choose a other one it would an easy choice I would buy Lenovo laptop this a a great laptop I've own others and this is the best one I've owned thank you for this great laptop"

    "This entry market lenovo was perfect."

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    Lenovo 130-15AST Laptop: If you're looking for a reliable laptop that doesn't overwhelm you with bells and whistles you'll never use, take a look at the Ideapad 130 15". It's got the speed and power to handle both today's tasks — and tomorrow's. Its durable build means you can count on it for the long haul.
    Your price for this item is $223.99
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    "Love it...Not bad...This entry market lenovo was perfect....I love this Laptop if had to choose a other one it would an easy choice I would buy Lenovo laptop this a a great laptop I've own others and this is the best one I've owned thank you for this great laptop"

    "This entry market lenovo was perfect."

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    Lenovo 130-15AST Laptop: If you're looking for a reliable laptop that doesn't overwhelm you with bells and whistles you'll never use, take a look at the Ideapad 130 15". It's got the speed and power to handle both today's tasks — and tomorrow's. Its durable build means you can count on it for the long haul.
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    "I love...Good PC...Great entry Apple product...I Grant you that some of that productivity is due to having a faster machine to work on, but a large part is the desktop switching inherent to Mac OSX, and not having to pick up my phone ever few minutes to answer a text (since they show up on my Mac)."

    "Great entry Apple product"

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
    Your price for this item is $1,199.99
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    "I love...Good PC...Great entry Apple product...I Grant you that some of that productivity is due to having a faster machine to work on, but a large part is the desktop switching inherent to Mac OSX, and not having to pick up my phone ever few minutes to answer a text (since they show up on my Mac)."

    "Great entry Apple product"

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
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    "I love...Best PC...But these supposed entry level macs are amazing....I Grant you that some of that productivity is due to having a faster machine to work on, but a large part is the desktop switching inherent to Mac OSX, and not having to pick up my phone ever few minutes to answer a text (since they show up on my Mac)."

    "But these supposed entry level macs are amazing."

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
    Your price for this item is $1,199.99
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    "I love...Best PC...But these supposed entry level macs are amazing....I Grant you that some of that productivity is due to having a faster machine to work on, but a large part is the desktop switching inherent to Mac OSX, and not having to pick up my phone ever few minutes to answer a text (since they show up on my Mac)."

    "But these supposed entry level macs are amazing."

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    Product Description

    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
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    "Not bad...It's ok...Excellent entry level laptop....If you only plan to use this laptop for papers, surfing the net, powerpoint,etc. it's a good deal, but if you need it to do anything major, you may want to look in to a Pentium."

    "Excellent entry level laptop."

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    HP Laptop: Stay productive wherever you go with this HP 15-inch laptop. The notebook is perfect for traveling thanks to a sleek, portable design and up to 9 hours of battery life. An AMD A6 processor provides responsive performance, and its 1TB hard drive offers ample storage for your files. This HP 15-inch laptop features 4GB of system memory for reliable multitasking.
    Your price for this item is $239.99
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    "Not bad...It's ok...Excellent entry level laptop....If you only plan to use this laptop for papers, surfing the net, powerpoint,etc. it's a good deal, but if you need it to do anything major, you may want to look in to a Pentium."

    "Excellent entry level laptop."

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    HP Laptop: Stay productive wherever you go with this HP 15-inch laptop. The notebook is perfect for traveling thanks to a sleek, portable design and up to 9 hours of battery life. An AMD A6 processor provides responsive performance, and its 1TB hard drive offers ample storage for your files. This HP 15-inch laptop features 4GB of system memory for reliable multitasking.
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    "Great lap...Great Buy...Great entry level gaming laptop....This is the entry level offering of this laptop series, so it'sn't going to be top-notch when it comes to gaming, but it does a pretty decent job for the casual gamer like myself!"

    "Great entry level gaming laptop."

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    Enjoy engaging simulations and immersive visuals with this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop. The Radeon graphics card offers 4GB of dedicated video memory for efficient rendering performance, and the 2.GHz AMD Ryzen processor and 8GB of RAM provide ample computing power. This Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop has a 1TB hard drive for your collection.
    Your price for this item is $599.99
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    Top comment

    "Great lap...Great Buy...Great entry level gaming laptop....This is the entry level offering of this laptop series, so it'sn't going to be top-notch when it comes to gaming, but it does a pretty decent job for the casual gamer like myself!"

    "Great entry level gaming laptop."

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    Product Description

    Enjoy engaging simulations and immersive visuals with this Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop. The Radeon graphics card offers 4GB of dedicated video memory for efficient rendering performance, and the 2.GHz AMD Ryzen processor and 8GB of RAM provide ample computing power. This Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop has a 1TB hard drive for your collection.
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    "Love it...Good Buy...Great entry level laptop for 2018...They were kind enough to give me an exception to exchange the laptop since I had so many problems and didn't have a protection plan, otherwise I would have to let them send it to the manufacturer to get it back in three weeks."

    "Great entry level laptop for 2018"

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    Lenovo Legion Y530 Laptop: Load AAA game titles with this 15.6-inch Lenovo Legion gaming laptop. Its 1TB of storage lets you save large downloads, and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX Ti graphics card renders fluid Full HD visuals. This Lenovo Legion gaming laptop has 16GB of RAM and a hexa-core Intel Core i7 processor for powerful performance.
    Your price for this item is $1,029.99
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    "Love it...Good Buy...Great entry level laptop for 2018...They were kind enough to give me an exception to exchange the laptop since I had so many problems and didn't have a protection plan, otherwise I would have to let them send it to the manufacturer to get it back in three weeks."

    "Great entry level laptop for 2018"

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    Lenovo Legion Y530 Laptop: Load AAA game titles with this 15.6-inch Lenovo Legion gaming laptop. Its 1TB of storage lets you save large downloads, and the NVIDIA GeForce GTX Ti graphics card renders fluid Full HD visuals. This Lenovo Legion gaming laptop has 16GB of RAM and a hexa-core Intel Core i7 processor for powerful performance.
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    "A must have...SUPER FAST!...Great entry level laptop...Frankly though - given the price these are easy to live with, and with back to school season approaching this is a great laptop to keep in consideration for students on a budget - especially if they like PC gaming."

    "Great entry level laptop"

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    Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: The Nitro 5 provides a good balance of powerful features with a sharp and stylish design.
    Your price for this item is $719.99
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    "A must have...SUPER FAST!...Great entry level laptop...Frankly though - given the price these are easy to live with, and with back to school season approaching this is a great laptop to keep in consideration for students on a budget - especially if they like PC gaming."

    "Great entry level laptop"

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    Acer Nitro 5 Laptop: The Nitro 5 provides a good balance of powerful features with a sharp and stylish design.
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    "Love it...Not Bad...Great entry level gaming laptop...I really like what this laptop has to offer, the processor and graphics card are capable of running a VR (which I have yet to do on this laptop), and due to it being able to run VR, the laptop plays some of the more demanding games on higher graphics settings and while I'm not someone who thinks "graphics make the game", they do offer a better experience to the player, and this laptop delivers that quite nicely."

    "Great entry level gaming laptop"

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    MSI Laptop: Beat your record wins with this 15.6-inch MSI Stealth gaming laptop. Its hexa-core Intel Core processor and 16GB of RAM sustain high-bandwidth computing, and its VR-ready NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card lets you seamlessly dive into otherworldly realms. This MSI Stealth gaming laptop has 256GB solid-state and 1TB hard-disk drives for ample, efficient storage.
    Your price for this item is $1,399.99
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    "Love it...Not Bad...Great entry level gaming laptop...I really like what this laptop has to offer, the processor and graphics card are capable of running a VR (which I have yet to do on this laptop), and due to it being able to run VR, the laptop plays some of the more demanding games on higher graphics settings and while I'm not someone who thinks "graphics make the game", they do offer a better experience to the player, and this laptop delivers that quite nicely."

    "Great entry level gaming laptop"

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    MSI Laptop: Beat your record wins with this 15.6-inch MSI Stealth gaming laptop. Its hexa-core Intel Core processor and 16GB of RAM sustain high-bandwidth computing, and its VR-ready NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics card lets you seamlessly dive into otherworldly realms. This MSI Stealth gaming laptop has 256GB solid-state and 1TB hard-disk drives for ample, efficient storage.
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    "Love it...5 Stars...Perfect entry machine to the Apple ecosystem...The entire experience of buying the MacBook Pro, a graduation/going to college gift for my daughter was positive, quick and satisfying thanks to a super-knowledgeable and competent sales associate who didn't try to sell us any more than we needed."

    "Perfect entry machine to the Apple ecosystem"

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
    Your price for this item is $1,349.99
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    The previous price was $1,499.99
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    "Love it...5 Stars...Perfect entry machine to the Apple ecosystem...The entire experience of buying the MacBook Pro, a graduation/going to college gift for my daughter was positive, quick and satisfying thanks to a super-knowledgeable and competent sales associate who didn't try to sell us any more than we needed."

    "Perfect entry machine to the Apple ecosystem"

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    Product Description

    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
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    "5 Stars...Good TV...Best entry level Mac for professionals...Ok I admit the laptop is amazing as far as processing And just surfing and browsing the computer itself, but Apple has just made a really bad look for themselves by causing a more annoying and extra step for us to go out of our ways to have to buy the USB port outlets that are compativable with these new MacBooks."

    "Best entry level Mac for professionals"

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
    Your price for this item is $1,349.99
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    "5 Stars...Good TV...Best entry level Mac for professionals...Ok I admit the laptop is amazing as far as processing And just surfing and browsing the computer itself, but Apple has just made a really bad look for themselves by causing a more annoying and extra step for us to go out of our ways to have to buy the USB port outlets that are compativable with these new MacBooks."

    "Best entry level Mac for professionals"

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    The new MacBook Pro is razor-thin, featherlight, and now even faster and more powerful than before. It has the brightest, most colorful Mac notebook display. And it features up to 10 hours of battery life.* It’s a notebook built for the work you do every day. Ready to go anywhere a great idea takes you.
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    "WOW !!...Love it...Great entry level laptop, great surfing web...Dont buy this laptop battery is the worst not even 2 hours whats the point of a lap top if the battery sucks and the screen is much worst dont buy this spebd xtra money and buy a better laptop if not just go head and buy desk top"

    "Great entry level laptop, great surfing web"

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    Dell Inspiron Laptop: Complete projects and improve workflow with this Dell Inspiron laptop. The Intel Core i5 processor smoothly manages system tasks, and the 8GB of memory loads program functions without delays. Designed for multimedia enthusiasts and gamers, this black Dell Inspiron laptop has a touch display option and a 256GB solid-state drive for dependable, spacious file storage.
    Your price for this item is $599.99
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    "WOW !!...Love it...Great entry level laptop, great surfing web...Dont buy this laptop battery is the worst not even 2 hours whats the point of a lap top if the battery sucks and the screen is much worst dont buy this spebd xtra money and buy a better laptop if not just go head and buy desk top"

    "Great entry level laptop, great surfing web"

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    Dell Inspiron Laptop: Complete projects and improve workflow with this Dell Inspiron laptop. The Intel Core i5 processor smoothly manages system tasks, and the 8GB of memory loads program functions without delays. Designed for multimedia enthusiasts and gamers, this black Dell Inspiron laptop has a touch display option and a 256GB solid-state drive for dependable, spacious file storage.
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    "I LOVE...Love it...Great entry to an apple laptop...The MacBook Air is a great laptop that after a brief adjustment period is wonderful for anyone who is looking for a lightweight secure laptop to take with them on the go."

    "Great entry to an apple laptop"

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    Available in silver, space gray, and gold, the new thinner and lighter MacBook Air features a stunning Retina display, Touch ID, the latest Apple-designed keyboard, and a Force Touch trackpad - all housed in an iconic wedge design made from 100 percent recycled aluminum.² And with all-day battery life, MacBook Air is your perfectly portable, do-it-all notebook.¹
    Your price for this item is $1,199.99
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    "I LOVE...Love it...Great entry to an apple laptop...The MacBook Air is a great laptop that after a brief adjustment period is wonderful for anyone who is looking for a lightweight secure laptop to take with them on the go."

    "Great entry to an apple laptop"

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    Available in silver, space gray, and gold, the new thinner and lighter MacBook Air features a stunning Retina display, Touch ID, the latest Apple-designed keyboard, and a Force Touch trackpad - all housed in an iconic wedge design made from 100 percent recycled aluminum.² And with all-day battery life, MacBook Air is your perfectly portable, do-it-all notebook.¹