What are the best laptops for a student around $1200?

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    #1Samsung Notebook 9 Pro T8TJG

    Samsung Notebook 9 Pro T8TJG

    Samsung Notebook 9 Pro T8TJG is a 15-inch touchscreen laptop notebook with 16GB RAM memory, 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8550U processor, and 256GB SSD, which runs with Windows 10 operating system. 

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    Cynthia Mendez
    Written on August 21, 2018
    "After canvassing for the entire month of June i think Samsung Notebook 9 Pro was the best that i have found so I instantly bought it. What i like about it is that it uses S-Pen which will be good for taking down notes during lectures. I also like that it isn't too bright although its screen is just limited to 1080p. This laptop definitely has all the features what a college student is looking for. "
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    #2Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001

    Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001

    The Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001 is a laptop computer equipped with a 2.6GHz Apple A4 processor. It has a 4GB RAM, a 128GB flash memory solid-state hard drive, an Intel Graphics co-processor, and runs on Windows 10 Professional.

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    Nathan Soto
    Written on August 21, 2018
    "My brother owns an old version of Microsoft Surface and if i compare this Microsoft Surface Pro with that one it has hugely improved its battery life and it is more comfy and has punchier cover type. Take note it is less than 1,000USD. "
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    #3Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4

    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4
    Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4 is a powerful laptop for every-day users. It is powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7200U processor and a long battery life up to 12 hours. Its NVIDIA GeForce graphics are ideal for movies and games.
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    Lin Hao
    Written on August 21, 2018
    "This is definitely what should be college students get as their laptop with its value and performance you will appreciate this. I am telling you without a doubt! It is half of the price of some ultrabooks out there. Been using this for two years already i think i might even use it until grad school as long as it remains working and still fast. "
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    #4ASUS VivoBook E200HA

    ASUS VivoBook E200HA

    The ASUS VivoBook E200HA is an 11.6-inch laptop with 4 GB DDR3 RAM, 32 GB EMMC storage, and Intel Quad-Core Atom processor 1.44 GHz. This laptop runs on Windows 10 operating system.

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    Ronald Garrett
    Written on August 21, 2018
    "Before i bought this laptop I contemplated for a long time if i should buy it even after i read reviews and checked it out on stores. After almost 6 months of using this i did not regret pruchasing this. why? Because it is lightweight, has good battery life, travel size, and good for watching movies as well as web browsing. Isn't that amazing eh? "
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    #5HP ProBook 450 G3

    HP ProBook 450 G3

    HP ProBook 450 G3 is a laptop with a 15.6" FHD display monitor. It has an Intel i5-6200U processor with a DDR4 4GB RAM and a 500GB HDD storage capacity. It is available with other specifications.

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    Ronald Kįbbētt
    Written on September 14, 2018
    "Built for productivity, the HP ProBook 450 delivers the performance and security features essential for today’s workforce. The sleek and tough design provides professionals a flexible platform to stay productive in or out of the office. Ideal for professionals in corporate settings or small to medium businesses, wanting an affordable combination of innovation, essential security and multimedia capabilities Windows 10 Pro or other operating systems available Designed for mobility Work in style with the powerful 15.6-inch diagonal HP ProBook 450 with a new gravity black LCD cover. Confidently take on the day with a PC that passed MIL-STD 810G testing,2 built with an aluminum reinforced keyboard. Powerful processing Power through projects with 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processors3 and optional discrete4 AMD Radeon™ graphics with switchable graphics support.5 Safeguard data and devices Help keep sensitive data secure with comprehensive security features like HP BIOSphere6 as well as the embedded TPM.7 Immersive experience Enjoy the rich user experience of the HP ProBook 450 with long battery life and features designed to create a stunning visual and audio experience with options like an FHD display,4 an HD touch display,4 and DTS Studio Sound.™ Featuring Windows 10 Pro or other operating systems available"

Summary

Best What are the best laptops for a student around $1200
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Samsung Notebook 9 Pro T8TJGElectronics 13 Paid
2Microsoft Surface Pro FJR-00001Electronics 8 Paid
3Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-57D4Electronics 5 Paid
4ASUS VivoBook E200HAElectronics 1 Paid
5HP ProBook 450 G3Electronics 0 Paid
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