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Initial post: Mar 29, 2011 11:32:23 PM PDT
Debbie says:
What do you think of these two laptops? I am getting overwhelmed with all the choices and need some help.I do all the basic's,lite games,videos,photo editing etc.I use my laptop non stop,my last one just died,so need a replacement.
What do you think of these two computers? If these aren't good choices what do recommend ?

Posted on Mar 30, 2011 9:07:09 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Mar 30, 2011 9:12:31 AM PDT
arubin says:
they have exactly the same processors, equal amount of RAM, HP has a bigger hard drive - but HP's break down a lot... Acer is a solid laptop and out of the two I would go with the Acer. You should check out ASUS, a lot of them come with a 1 year accidental warranty! Like if you can spend a little bit more check out this one: ASUS U31JG-XA1 It's priced at 699 right now

forgot to mention that ASUS doesn't have a CD/DVD drive... I personally don't need one, but if it's something that you need ASUS probably won't work for you

In reply to an earlier post on Mar 30, 2011 9:29:19 AM PDT
Debbie says:
Thanks for your feedback.I do need a cd drive.I have a Acer netbook I'm using till I replaced my dead HP.I am leaning towards the Acer as it has so much added to it (except the backlite keyboard). I have seen lots of posting about the Asus,I'll do more checking.I was hoping to stay under $800 if possible.

Posted on Mar 30, 2011 1:34:08 PM PDT
arubin says:
Debbie, another good option is the Lenovo's with the new Sandy Bridge processors, they start at 699 as well as Asus, but do come with a CD drive. It's actually kind of patterned after Apple's Mac Book pro's

Here are a couple of links, first one with the commercial for the laptop and second one the order page. not sure if maybe Amazon will resell them here.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=XglmIofK_DE

http://shop.lenovo.com/SEUILibrary/controller/e/web/LenovoPortal/en_US/catalog.workflow:category.details?current-catalog-id=12F0696583E04D86B9B79B0FEC01C087¤t-category-id=882E5BEF01940B69A2DA45E4D3405DDB

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 5, 2011 7:00:51 AM PDT
WolfPup says:
If those have integrated/Intel video, they aren't going to run games.

Personally I'd get the HP over an Acer, but I wouldn't get either of those models.

In reply to an earlier post on Apr 5, 2011 9:47:22 PM PDT
Debbie says:
Thanks so much for the links.I have been doing lots of reading on the Lenevo thinkpad and just starting reading about the ideapad.I like what I'm reading,just wish I could find one in town to see and try it out.I am also looking at the Toshiba satellite (205 ? i5 second gen),14 in )

What do you think of Toshiba vs the Lenovo ???

Posted on Apr 6, 2011 10:16:56 AM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on Dec 23, 2011 10:45:57 AM PST
WolfPup says:
No, they absolutely are NOT getting out of the PC business. We've known that for MONTHS now that that's not the case.

Posted on Dec 23, 2011 12:25:29 PM PST
H60hadgi says:
you are correct, They still suck haha.
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