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Old 07-06-2004, 11:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I need a laptop. The max i am willing to spend is $1500. I am thinking of either gettin a Dell or Toshiba. Any suggestions?
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Old 07-06-2004, 12:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Go for an IBM. They are very good laptops. That has been my experience with 4 laptops.
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Old 07-06-2004, 12:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Have you ever had any problems with IBM?
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Old 07-06-2004, 01:21 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Meh, go toshiba. Really good quality.
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Old 07-06-2004, 03:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I haven't had problems yet but every company has flaws. IBM is good with tech support also.

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Old 07-06-2004, 03:50 PM   #6 (permalink)
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all three brands are top quality laptops. i don't think you can go wrong with any. however, IBM and DELL probably have the best when it comes to tech. support.
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Old 07-06-2004, 06:10 PM   #7 (permalink)
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IBM's are awesome, but kinda pricey

You can get a nice R40 for $1500, and maybe if you look well a T40 T40's are REALLY nice
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