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Old 01-23-2008, 05:25 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default laptop s vs. desktops?

where do you go guys?
as for me, i'll go for desktops
for simple reasons, for upgrading and maintenance...

your replies are gladly invited.
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I think it depends on the user's needs.

I used desktop computers for about 5 years, until spring last year when I bought a laptop. It was more convenient for me to use a laptop, especially for college.

Now I'm at university and I don't think I could survive using a desktop PC instead of a laptop. I can take it to lectures, the library and back home.
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newegg has the best prices.
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I have a top of the line desktop and a barebones laptop that can surf the internet and play movies when i'm not at home.
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Old 01-23-2008, 01:53 PM   #5 (permalink)
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newegg has the best prices.
lol... how does that pretain to the topic at all?

anyways, they both have their uses, so i dont see going either way. gaming and any real intensive stuff like video editing and what not obviously for a desktop. but the portability of a laptop makes it great for college and work.
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both!
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desktop for gaming
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i use my desktop for gaming i do not own a laptop, im lloking at getting a mac book pro, and putting windows vista or xp on it, they come with a 8600gtm so it should be able to handle starcraft 2 atleast im hoping, i dont wana game on mine when i get it but i do wana play games ocasionaly like long car rides up to the slopes( snow board hills).
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Is it wrong that my laptop cost less than 1 of my current video cards?
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i use my desktop for gaming i do not own a laptop, im lloking at getting a mac book pro, and putting windows vista or xp on it, they come with a 8600gtm so it should be able to handle starcraft 2 atleast im hoping, i dont wana game on mine when i get it but i do wana play games ocasionaly like long car rides up to the slopes( snow board hills).
You can get a gateway lappy for less with 17" screen, 3gb ram and an 8800gts 512mb. Macs are horribly overpriced.
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