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Modern smartphones allow us to listen to audiobooks, stream TV shows, check our emails, and more. However, some activities simply require an appropriate computer. But when those times aren’t enough to justify carrying an extra four pounds of machinery, the solution is an ultralight laptop. And if you’re shopping for a laptop, you might as well buy one with an excellent screen to display your content beautifully.
The only problem is that a brand new ultralight Windows laptop with a big screen can be quite expensive. Instead, consider shopping refurbished. For example, this 2015 Microsoft Surface 3, which we gave a solid 8 out of 10. It weighs just 1.37 pounds and offers up to 10 hours of video with 2GB of RAM and 64GB of fast SSD storage. You get the same quality features for less than you would have paid when new.
This Surface 3 can handle most of your computing needs, whether it’s working, watching a movie, playing games, browsing the web, or just listening to your favorite tunes. But no matter what you’re doing, you can be sure everything from HD movies to your most-used apps will look fabulous on the 10.8-inch 1080p display.
Speaking of which, the screen offers 10-point multi-touch functionality. And the Surface Stand supports both portrait and landscape modes, so comfortably navigating your screen is a breeze. In addition, the laptop has the familiar Windows button, a microphone for calls or recordings, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, stereo speakers with Dolby, a 3.5 MP front camera and an 8 MP rear camera. You’ll also have all the ports you need: a full-size USB 3.0 port, headphone jack, mini displayport, microSD card reader, and micro USB charging port.
If you need a superlight Windows 10 device and don’t want to blow your budget, get this refurbished Microsoft Surface 3 today for just $199.99, or 13% off.