Suggestions for a laptop with numberpad and DVD writer (or perhaps netbook) - as it does not have high demands, it does not have to be expensive - and preferably one to arrive by the weekend.
A friend is looking for a new or recon laptop, that wont really leave the house.
Its for net, email, spreadsheets and word. No games, and only video if on holiday.
The current Argos Asus 15.6inch one seems NOT to have a writer, only a reader (according to Argos).
She had also thought about a netbook with a USB numberpad, and external DVD (play,com has one for £28ish) - but if she opted for this then she would want a longer battery life than the 3 cell from play.com for £200 - so slighly different criteria to her desired laptop spec.
The router is on a different floor, so N is a better bet than G.
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