Advent 4489 Netbook:How much should i buy for?

  buel 22:03 18 Dec 2009

Hi, im thinking of buying a 11month old Advent 4489 notebook for a family member. The person selling is selling it for £150 but after searching ebay i found that the prices vary very much. I see that it was originally costing £199 so i suspect that £150 isn't that good a deal but having said that, the seller doesn't seem to know anything about computers (not that i do) so doesn't know what to charge!
Any ideas would be very welcome! Thank you!!

  Technotiger 22:08 18 Dec 2009

A friend of mine recently sold a similar notebook, still under warranty - price ... £90

  woodchip 22:15 18 Dec 2009

just bought a new samsung netbook from curry's £258 less £20 Cash back from samsung Atom 1.6CPU 160 Gig Hard Drive built in camera ans card reader 3 usb2 vga out xp home

  buel 21:41 22 Dec 2009

Hi, any other comments out there on this please?

  woodchip 09:52 23 Dec 2009

is it a netbook or a notebook? Ntbook is smaller and as no Optical Drive

  tullie 10:03 23 Dec 2009

Its a netbook and if he can sell a used machine for that price,bearing in mind the retail price,good luck to him.

  woodchip 10:16 23 Dec 2009

The Samsung nc10 Netbook I just bought was £239 with £20 cach back from Samsung

XP home
160 gig HD
1 Gig Memory
Web Cam
Card REader
3 USB2
VGA out
Line in Lined out
7 hour battery life and it seems to run forever just on battery

  canarieslover 10:22 23 Dec 2009

Don't forget that he has had the benefit of a warranty for the 11 months that he has owned it. I would have thought that £100 is nearer the mark for it and to be truthful I doubt whether I would even part with that much for it.

  buel 19:41 23 Dec 2009

Hi again, I bought it for £75, not a bad price i think!
Thank you very much for your help everyone!!

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