17 inch laptops (of the none Macbook variety) are generally not that portable compared to their more reasonably sized 15 and under counter parts.  I only mentioned the Macbook thing because Apple's 17 inch Macbook pro in overall form factor is quite comparable to a fair number of 15 inch none Mac variants of laptops. I've generally found that the actual porting of such an unwieldy sized machine for under $50  is also made just that little bit more difficult due to the general lack of decent ...

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