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Dell:
Precision - Very powerful desktop replacements - great warranty, ridiculously expensive - Usually overpriced or overkill

Latitude - Good Laptops - Great warranty! Highly recommended for any Business environment - Sometimes expensive.

Vostro  - Lower end Business Machines - Better Priced - still durable - Usually 1 Year warranty.

XPS - The nicer looking dell machines, Some are better than others...

Inspiron - YMMV Every model is different

(Plain) Insprion Series - Dells lowest end laptop
(R) Insprion Series - Perfect Home use, dependable, decent build quality, recommended
(Z) Insprion Series - A little slimmer than the R series, Some are Ultrabooks (Very often don't include Optical Drives)

HP:

Pavilion - YMMV (Some better than others)

Probook - Stable durable business systems - Usually a little on the heavy side.

Elitebook - Business Higher end systems, usually pretty expensive

ENVY - Used to be the HP sleek and nicer systems, they pretty much replaced most of the standard pavilions now and call them either ENVY or sleekbooks

Sleekbook - like it sounds slimmer line of laptops

Lenovo:

Thinkpad Series - Very Dependable Business Machine, Expensive (Not Pretty but Durable)

IdeaPad Series -

S Series
U Series - Usually the slimmer line Ultrabooks, Doesn't always include DVD Drive
Y Series - Nice machines with good specs and features (Cool Backlit Keyboards)
Z Series - Step up from the G Series, all around decent build, priced nicely, great home use laptop
G Series - Lower end

Samsung:

Series 3
Series 5
Series 7
Series 9 - The nicest, sleekest looking laptops I've seen in a long time - Can pass for a Macbook!!


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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3106 on: April 10, 2013, 12:17:15 PM »
Lenovo U310 - $499

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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3107 on: April 10, 2013, 04:31:51 PM »
Looking to buy a new laptop. Currently have a dell 14z looking fo something similar with a bigger screen. Any good deals?

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« Reply #3108 on: April 10, 2013, 04:44:25 PM »
You have to give me a littl emore than that to work with. Size, Budget, spec etc
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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3109 on: April 10, 2013, 05:33:16 PM »
You have to give me a littl emore than that to work with. Size, Budget, spec etc
15 or bigger.  up to 500. I7 6 gb ram 2 ghz windows 7

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« Reply #3110 on: April 10, 2013, 05:51:22 PM »
For a decent new i7 you need a bit of a higher budget.
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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3111 on: April 10, 2013, 06:01:53 PM »
For a decent new i7 you need a bit of a higher budget.
I paid 450 for the 14z   u know anything with same details I5?

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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3112 on: April 10, 2013, 11:54:58 PM »
Lenovo U310 - $499

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for the record this deal has been live for a week already....


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« Reply #3113 on: April 10, 2013, 11:56:12 PM »
Was out of stock though
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Re: Laptop Deals Master Thread
« Reply #3115 on: April 11, 2013, 09:18:14 AM »
Is this: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00AM7MM84/?tag=cl03f-20 better than a Lenovo G550 (which is the one I have?)

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« Reply #3116 on: April 11, 2013, 10:28:37 AM »
What model g550
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« Reply #3119 on: April 11, 2013, 10:37:59 AM »
Yea - about the same price:)
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