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Old 11-19-2005, 10:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I need some advice on laptops. I plan on getting my parents one for christmas. I wanna get them a laptop that will mainly be for net surfing and maybe some photo editing as well as watching dvds on it. They are in thier 50's, so they won't be gaming at all. What should I be looking at?

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The Dell laptops are pretty good, so i've heard. I can't believe i'm saying "Dell" and "good" in the same sentence...
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As said above, get a Dell laptop.
The Dell inspiron would be best suited to your needs.
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as much as i hate to i have to agree ^^^ Dell.
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Old 11-20-2005, 03:28 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Dell Laptops are pretty good, but so are HP laptops. Acer are also good laptops, as are Toshiba. You got some choices, these should all do just fine for your parents.
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Dell or HP. Toshiba might be a little too expensive and Acers have awful reliability in my experience.
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WinBook.

Solid, dependable, cheap.

http://winbook.com/notebooks/notebooks.html
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Thanks guys. Those WinBooks look pretty nice. I may go with one of those, but we'll see. Either way, I'm gonna get something here within the week. My parents should be pretty happy.
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