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ok need a laptop poll now!

Discussion in 'Gadgets and Gizmos' started by mumof2, Dec 6, 2009.

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Which laptop should I buy?

  1. Toshiba

    4 vote(s)
    66.7%
  2. Lenovo

    2 vote(s)
    33.3%
  3. Acer

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. mumof2
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    first time i've ever done one of these....hee hee!

    Lenovo U350 SU3500 4GB 320GB Black


    Catalogue number: 206-7976

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    Features

    <TABLE summary="List of features for "><THEAD><TR class=hide><TH scope=col>Name</TH><TH scope=col>Value</TH></TR></THEAD><TBODY><TR><TD>Audio Features</TD><TD> Digital Output</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Battery Life in Hours</TD><TD> 4.5 to 5.0</TD></TR><TR><TD>Bluetooth</TD><TD> Yes</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Brand</TD><TD> Lenovo</TD></TR><TR><TD>Built-in Webcam</TD><TD> Yes</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Card Reader Type</TD><TD> Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Multimedia Card, SD</TD></TR><TR><TD>Dial Up Modem</TD><TD> No</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>External Sata Interface</TD><TD> Yes</TD></TR><TR><TD>Features of Product</TD><TD>The Lenovo IdeaPad U350 notebook - the ultra-cool and ultra slim notebook with Active Protection System and OneKey Rescue System. With Dolby surround sound and superior multimedia capabilities, this slim and stylish notebook delivers larger than life entertainment</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Finger Print Reader</TD><TD> No</TD></TR><TR><TD>Firewire</TD><TD> No</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Graphics Type</TD><TD> Dedicated</TD></TR><TR><TD>Hard Drive Size in Gb</TD><TD> 320</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Hard Drive Type</TD><TD> one S-ATA</TD></TR><TR><TD>Laptop Colour</TD><TD> Black</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Memory Size in Gb</TD><TD> 4</TD></TR><TR><TD>Memory Slots Free</TD><TD> None</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Memory Slots Total</TD><TD> 2</TD></TR><TR><TD>Memory Speed in Mhz</TD><TD> 1066</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Memory Type</TD><TD> DDR3</TD></TR><TR><TD>Number of USB Ports</TD><TD> 3x USB 2.0</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Operating System</TD><TD> Microsoft Windows® Vista™ Home Premium</TD></TR><TR><TD>Optical Drive Compatible Type</TD><TD> None</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Os Recovery Discs Included</TD><TD> No</TD></TR><TR><TD>Output </TD><TD>3.5mm Stereo Headphone / Line Out, HDMI (HDCP Compliant), VGA 15-pin D-Sub</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Power Adaptor Included</TD><TD> Yes</TD></TR><TR><TD>Processor</TD><TD> Intel® Core™2 Solo</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Processor Bus in Mhz</TD><TD> 800</TD></TR><TR><TD>Processor Cache</TD><TD> 3 Mb</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Processor Model Number</TD><TD> SU3500</TD></TR><TR><TD>Processor Speed in GHz</TD><TD> 1.4</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Remote Control Included</TD><TD> No</TD></TR><TR><TD>Screen Size</TD><TD> 13.3" (33.8cm)</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Screen Type </TD><TD> LCD</TD></TR><TR><TD>TV Tuner</TD><TD> None</TD></TR><TR class=e><TD>Wired Networking Port</TD><TD> Gigabit Ethernet</TD></TR><TR><TD>Wireless Built in




    which windows 7 upgrade?

    http://direct.tesco.com/q/N.1998893$4294963009/Nr.99.aspx?Ns=P_HIDDEN_Stock_Available%7C1%7C%7CP_SORT_Price&btnResultSort.x=21&btnResultSort.y=10




    OR.......see next post!
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    Toshiba Satellite L300-29W Laptop

    £399.00





    • Processor: Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor T4200, 2.00 GHz, 1 MB cache
    • Memory: standard: 3,072 (2,048 + 1,024) MB, maximum expandability : 4,096 MB, technology : DDR2 RAM (800 MHz)
    • Hard Drive: capacity: 250 GB, certification: S.M.A.R.T., drive rotation: 5,400 rpm
    • Display: size: 15.4 ", type: Toshiba TruBrite® WXGA TFT High Brightness display, internal resolution: 1,280 x 800
    • Operating System: Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium 32-bit Edition (pre-installed, Toshiba-HDD recovery)
    • Graphics Card: Intel® Mobile Intel® GMA 4500M, memory : up to 1,340 MB total available graphics memory with 3 GB system memory, memory type: shared
    • DVD Super Multi Drive (Double Layer): compatibility: CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-R(DL), DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+R(DL), DVD+RW, DVD-RAM, maximum speed : Read: 24x CD-ROM, 8x DVD-ROM/ Write: 24x CD-R, 4x CD-RW, 10x HS CD-RW, 24x US CD-RW, 8x DVD-R, 6x DVD-R (Double Layer), 6x DVD-RW, 8x DVD+R, 6x DVD+R (Double Layer), 8x DVD+RW, 5x DVD-RAM
    • Expansion: 2 x memory slots (1 to configure), 1 x ExpressCard slot
    • Interfaces: 1 x DC-in, 1 x external monitor, 1 x RJ-11, 1 x RJ-45, 1 x external microphone, 1 x headphone (stereo), 3 (Left 2, Right 1) x USB 2.0,1 x integrated VGA Web Camera with built-in microphone
    • Connectivity: Wi-Fi® 802.11b/g, Wireless LAN, Wired communication: Fast Ethernet LAN, speed : 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, topology : international V.90 modem (V.92 ready), speed : 56 Kbps data and 14.4 Kbps fax
    • Bundled software: Toshiba Disc Creator, Toshiba User's Manual, Supervisor Password Utility, Toshiba Assist, Chicony Camera Assistant Software, Toshiba DVD Player, Ulead® DVD MovieFactory® for TOSHIBA, Toshiba Face Recognition, McAfee® Internet Security Suite - Toshiba Edition (includes free Internet updates for 30 days), Toshiba Recovery Disc Creator, Microsoft® Works,
    • Microsoft® Office Home and Student 2007 (free 60-day trial), Toshiba Value Added Package (Toshiba Power Saver, Toshiba Zooming Utility, Toshiba PC Diagnostic Tool, Toshiba, Flash Cards, Toshiba Components Common Driver, Toshiba Accessibility, Toshiba Button Support), Google Software (Google Toolbar for Internet Explorer, Google Desktop, Picasa), Connectivity Doctor, ConfigFree™, Toshiba utilities and drivers
    • Toshiba EasyMedia:Google Software (Google Toolbar for Internet Explorer, Google Desktop, Picasa), Toshiba TEMPRO Performance Tuning Service, McAfee® Internet Security Suite - Toshiba Edition (includes free Internet updates for 30 days), Smart Display Support, Toshiba Flash Cards, Easy Keys, Diversity Antenna, Toshiba ConfigFree™, Internal HD 720p support
    • Special features: SM BIOS compliant, HD Audio support, Multimedia Bar with 6 touch Easy Keys (Mute, Rewind, Play, Stop, Forward, CD/DVD launcher), integrated VGA Web Camera for Video over IP, integrated microphone for Voice over IP
    • Dimensions: W362 x D267 x H 33mm (front) / H37.7 (rear)
    • Weight: starting at 2.49 kg
    • Battery: lithium-ion, maximum life : up to 2h30min (Mobile Mark™ 2007)
     
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    don't forget to go through quidco if you're getting from tescos
     
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    didn't think of that. :thumbsup:
     
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    Anything but an Acer. They honestly are the laptops from hell. I think I may have said that a few times before. :nono:

    Margaret
     
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    Both look pretty good... I've got a toshiba and apart from the fact it's windows I love it!

    So I voted the tosh! If you get some money back on quidco with the other laptop I'd get that one though. :yes:
     
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    i'd get 798 tesco clubcard points if i bought the Lenovo, what's that in pounds, £7.98?
     
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    Yep or 31something in deals
     

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