What's the best brand of Laptop?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ChickGirl6, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. ChickGirl6

    ChickGirl6 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2010
    EchoingAcres, MN
    I'm going to get a Laptop and want to get some opinions on brands. I'm think Dell or HP, are there any other brands I should be looking at? What brands do you all have? the pros and cons of each brand?
  2. Colie <3

    Colie <3 Collecting my Cuties

    Feb 3, 2011
    Fayetteville, NC
    I've had a couple of Dells now I have a mac and so does my hubby. We would never got back to any other brand. IMO though if you have to choose between Dell and HP go with a Dell.
  3. rearrolled

    rearrolled Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 12, 2011
    i have an apple and a compact but it would be an apple
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I've been using this Fujitsu for a long time. Very reliable and the monitor panel is the best I've ever seen.

    And they are not that expensive either.

    Check them out....Fujitsu
  5. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    Toshiba, Dell and HP are rated highly, but rated by far the best is Apple. Of course they cost -- but you essentially don't get viruses, never mind their ease of use.

    I have a Compaq that's a few months old, from Best Buy, probably last year's model, for $300. No complaints except I'm not fond of Windows 7, but then it's better than Vista would have been which fortunately I missed.
  6. babymakes6

    babymakes6 Gifted

    Feb 24, 2009
    far west Ohio
    We have had this Acer Aspire for about 3 years and have never had a problem. I love it! We paid $400 at Staples and got a really nice Canon printer for free!
  7. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 7, 2009
    Southeast texas
    I have an 2005 HP still going strong,came with all the programs i needed.
  8. nivtup

    nivtup Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 24, 2008
    Shelton Washington

    If it is going to be used for anything business related I would go with dell.

    Personal use only, APPLE.
  9. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

    Aug 11, 2009
    Taunton, MA
    I love my toshiba much more than my dell.
  10. Whiskey Bay

    Whiskey Bay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Between all of the different brands I've tried,I like Dell and Acer best. My current laptops are Acer,My desktop is a 2004 model Dell 3000 who survived KAtrina. And my Touchsmart on order is a Dell. My netbooks are gateway,which,I'm kinda regretting them even though I paid 20$ each for em. I just never liked Gateway....

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