Re: OT: laptop recomendations
On Fri, Jan 02, 2009 at 11:22:39AM -0500, Damon L. Chesser wrote:
> had my Dell Vostro 1500 for one year now. No issues. I can run it for 5 or 6
> hours on battery. As for price, I never buy anything > $500 USD as you can
> boy three or four of those per every expensive machine. So Even if it breaks
> after one year, technology moved forwared, spend another $500 USD, and buy a
> slightly newer version. After three years you are greatly ahead in terms of
> $$ and, if you had to replace your cheap box, technology. Just my 2c worth.
Treating laptops as disposable is a bit hard on the environment.