Buying a laptop advise?

Discussion in 'Mobile Technology' started by ITNewbie, Jan 6, 2012.

  1. ITNewbie

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    Can someone recommend me what laptop is best to buy at around of maximum price range 700 Pounds?

    The models that i found on the net seems a good in terms of hardware, but dont' know what is the build quality - good or not?

    The models bellow, seem to have a good specs, buts if i need to rank them from what i post -

    Dell->Lenovo->HP from these specs.

    HP ProBook 4530s

    Dell XPS 15 Included in your system:Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium, 64bit

    Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium, 64bit

    XPS L502x (UKI, FCG32UKI) – i5-2430M (2.40Ghz, 4Threads, 3MB cache)
    750GB (7,200rpm) Serial ATA Hard Drive
    Internal Backlit Keyboard
    XPS L502x Resource DVD (Diagnostic & Drivers)
    2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5-2430M processor 2.40 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.00 GHz
    4096MB (2x2GB) 1333MHz DDR3 Dual Channel
    Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030 (1x2 b/g/n+ Bluetooth Combo Card)
    1GB NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 525M Graphics Card
    8x DVD+/-RW Optical Drive
    250V Power Cord
    6-cell 56Whr Lithium Ion battery

    Lenovo Y570

    2nd generation Intel® Core™ i5-2430M Processor ( 2.40GHz 1333MHz 3MB )
    Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64
    NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M 1GB
    4 GB PC3-10600 DDR3 SDRAM 1333MHz
    15.6" HD Glare with integrated camera 1366x768
    Integrated 2.0MP Camera
    Industry Standard Touchpad
    500GB 7200
    DVD Recordable (Dual Layer)
    6 Cell Lithium-Ion
    Intel 1000 BGN Wireless
    Bluetooth Version 2.1 + EDR
    HDMI (Out)

    Which one i must to choose and also if there is some more powerful laptop, please i will happy to hear your opinions.

    Also is it too low for a new laptop machine to have 4Gb of Ram?

    P.S. Maybe some Samsung laptops will be a competitor to the models above?
  2. Hardware Planet UK

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    In my reference if you have a rough use then you should buy acer thats rough and tough and in less affordable price ,.
  3. markspend01

    markspend01 Geek Trainee

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    Hey Guys well i think that HP is really good and it has great prices, macs are also very nice and fast but expensive.Also includes great processor,hard drive and ram along with additional features like combo,cam etc..
  4. Ghostman 1

    Ghostman 1 Mega Geek

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    After working on hundreds of laptops, I would recommend in buy either a Toshiba or a Dell..
  5. megamaced

    megamaced Geek Geek Geek!

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    The Dell & Lenovo are both essentially the same. What will you be using it for? In general terms you can't really go wrong with Dell or Lenovo.
  6. LongeCrK

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    You can get one of the newer toshiba laptops which fall right under your budget. I find their build quality pretty amazing.
  7. arena leo

    arena leo Geek Trainee

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    I have used Dell ,HP and Acer laptops personally but found Dell proficient.
  8. viewer

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    I think Lenovo could be better option there.. In configuration almost all are same standards..

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