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Old 03-29-2005, 02:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My brother is shopping for a decent laptop for about $1000. He doesn't need a gaming machine or anything fancy, just something that could run MS Office and do some image/video editing, play some DVD's. He was thinking of going Dell, but I was wondering if there was something better out there. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

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Old 03-29-2005, 05:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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our family runs with 'Toshiba Satelites' and the have been pretty good

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Old 03-29-2005, 06:08 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Toshiba Satellite is good. I have an A70 which i got 6 months ago for $1350CAD. A little over $1000US.
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Old 03-29-2005, 07:29 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Old 03-30-2005, 07:27 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Thanks everyone.
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Old 03-30-2005, 08:16 AM   #6 (permalink)
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but toshiba is more expensive than dell~~~

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Old 03-30-2005, 09:13 AM   #7 (permalink)
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check out the dell i6000, or go to pctorque, the 3790 is pretty good as well
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Old 03-30-2005, 09:16 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Toshiba seems like a good laptop for what your doing

Usually I recomend averatec, but photo and video editing with the ram controller as well as a slower CPU is terrible. Alot lighter and better battery life than toshiba's though.
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yes, toshiba is decent. hp is ok too, i think....

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