Whether it’s to help you get your homework done more easily or simply to entertain you when you’re not studying, electronics and accessories fill the dorm room of today.

HDTVs, laptops, printers, smartphones, iPads, Blu-ray players, game systems and more, are what today’s student brings with them to college.  Along with them, are a multitude of cords, batteries, cases and adapters.

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Dorm Room Electronics

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Below are both wants and needs for college dorm rooms.

Check in with your roommate to see who’s bringing what to school with them, and maybe you can split the cost on the bigger ticket items.

Also be sure to check with your school to find out what services such as cable TV and Internet are provided.

The quintessential college dorm room is relatively small with blah cinder block walls and a pair of twin beds. And since this spartan space is going to be your home for the next year (or more), you may as well make it as comfortable as possible. If you

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