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Benefits of Buying Refurbished Laptop Computers
Lately, there has been an emerging trend of people buying refurbished laptop computers over new ones. These are simply systems that have been returned by users to major manufacturers, and as a result either resold or reconditioned before resale.
Despite the fact that these computers are in new or like new condition, they must be sold as used or refurbished by the original manufacturer by law. However, as such, they have to be significantly discounted in order to be unloaded. This is a significant opportunity for deal seeking consumers, many of which have caught on and will not go back to buying new anytime in the near future. Yes, many people who buy refurbished claim that they will never go back.
These reconditioned systems can be purchased from most of the major manufacturers, such as, HP, Dell, Toshiba, Apple, Compaq, among many others. In fact, they usually have special pages on their websites offering these deals, along with their specifications, components, what was fixed, what remains to be fixed, etc.
Another place in which you can find genuine refurbished computers made by the original manufacturers is that outlet stores. These exist for most of the manufacturers listed above and offer used and refurbished systems that greatly discounted prices.
There are many considerations that go into what a particular refurbished system will cost, but some other factors include: make, age, extent of reconditioning, number of imperfections and the like.
Some things to consider when buying a reconditioned computer are:
Which model computer is best for you, and matching that to your budget.
Make sure you get an itemized list of everything that was re-conditioned, and if anything else needs to be done.
Ask about a Warranty, and when the existing one ends. You may want to get an extension by the maker if possible.
This is by no means an exhaustive list, however, it will get you started toward safely buying a re-conditioned laptop computer.