You should consider buying a tablet notebook like the Lenovo IBM ThinkPad X60 Tablet PC. The screen folds down over the keyboard like a tablet, and you can use a stylus to write on the screen to take notes in class.
|Weight: 3.8 lbs |
Battery life: About 3 hours
Screen size: 12.1''
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo (1.5 GHz)
Hard Drive: 60 GB
Wireless LAN: 802.11 a/b/g
|Don't forget about these extra costs: |
• Repair service plan (Even if you are careful, your roommate might accidentally bump it and break it.)
• Carrying case
• A way to lock the computer to the desk when you leave for class (What if the roommate forgets to lock the door?)
• Microsoft Office
• Anti-virus and anti-spyware protection