With so many laptops and notebooks available on the market today, potential buyers are both spoiled for choice as well as daunted by it. Making a decision when buying a high-end or gaming laptop may sometimes be easier than choosing an entry-level laptop, especially when you’re looking for something with quality performance on a tight budget. The market becomes a very challenging place when searching for the basics, but still need the reliability as a daily driver. Having recently received the Mecer Xpression Z140C Notebook for review, it was evident from the start that the unit was aimed at students and on-the-go businessmen. But can a unit still meet the daily performance demands at its budget price point?