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Old 12-23-2007, 04:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Laptop Round up December 07 / January 08.

Laptop Round up December 07 / January 08.


Value / Budget:

Dell Inspiron 6400
Intel® Celeron® M 520 Processor. (1.6GHz,533MHz,1MB L2 cache)
1GB DDR2 RAM.
60GB Hard Drive. (SATA)
Intel® Media Accelerator 950. (Graphics Up to 256MB shared)
CD/DVD combo drive. (Will only burn to CD's!)
LCD 15.4" Wide Screen.
Wireless. (b/g)
6 cell Lithium-Ion Battery.
Vista Home basic. (I recommend that you swap it to XP if they still offer that option on this laptop)

Office / Work:

Samsung NP-R20F004/SUK
Intel® Core 2 Duo Processor T5300. (1.73GHz 2MB L2 Cache)
1GB RAM DDR2.
120GB Hard Drive. (SATA)
14.1" widscreen.
ATI Radeon Xpress 1250 Graphics card.
8x DVD RW.
6 in 1 card reader.
Wireless. (g)
Vista Home premium.
Weight 2.3kg.


General use:

Toshiba Satellite Pro A200-16N
Intel Pentium Dual Core T2130 Laptop. (1.86 GHz Cache Memory - 1 MB - L2 Cache)
1GB DDR2. (2BG MAX)
80GB Hard drive. (SATA)
15.4 TFT active matrix.
Wireless. (b/g)
Lithium Ion battery.
DVD-RW.
6 in 1 card reader.
XP home edition sp2. (Also available with Vista home premium or Vista home basic)
2.5 kg.

High-End / Gaming:

Dell’s XPSTM M1730
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Processor T7500. (2.20 GHz, 4 MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)
Vista® Ultimate. (32Bit)
4GB DDR2 RAM.
NVIDIA GeForce Go 8700M GT graphics.
250GB Hard Drive. (SATA)
Wireless. (a/b/g)
Blu-ray Disc DVD+/-RW Optical Drive.
Bluetooth.
9-cell Lithium-Ion Battery.
17.0" UltraSharp.
2.0mp Webcam.
Graphite Black/Sapphire Blue Casing with White LED Back lights.


Ultra Portable:

PHILIPS 12NB5800

Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T7250. (2.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB, 2 MB Cache)
Vista Home Premium.
120 GB Hard Drive. (SATA)
2 GB DDR2.
12" Brightview Widescreen.
Wireless. (b/g/n)
5 in 1 Card reader.
Bluetooth.
Webcam.
1.95Kg


This is the first of the Monthly laptop round up, If you have any questions or comments please post them. An if you have any suggestions for a laptop to add in the next round up please PM them to me. But before you do that please still check that they are available (as in current model) before you PM them to me.

Thanks ~ Chris .
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Default Re: Laptop Round up December 07 / January 08.

Thanks!
that gives some guide lines for lappy buyers

should add categories for multi-media and desktop replacement

also why aren't the SUPER ultra portable like the Sony UX, Samsung Q1 included?

I'd like to suggest the Sony CR for style category

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Thanks!
that gives some guide lines for lappy buyers
No thank you, I am going to make this a monthly list so expect regular updates.

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should add categories for multi-media and desktop replacement
I didn't have much time an this is only a first draft of this months list, Multi-Media an DTR's are coming in the next update.


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also why aren't the SUPER ultra portable like the Sony UX, Samsung Q1 included?
A separate section will be drawn made for Tablet PC's

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I'd like to suggest the Sony CR for style category

Ramble: nothing beats my Sony SZ in my book
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Style like beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but I might make a [Style] winers tag as i said before this is a first attempt at a list like this an I will update it with some tags very soon.
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