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Old 06-22-2005, 07:56 PM   #1
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compaq presario notebooks

anygood? arent they made by hp?

i want some portable... wireless interet (good wireless) light and has some good memory space..

what about this

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/olspage....=1115365776587

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Old 06-22-2005, 08:02 PM   #2
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IMO Windows notebooks are not a good choice. The Windows registry can't be protected, so security will never be better than an endless chase after new patches/worm and virus definitions. Since notebooks are very hard to recover by changing to Linux They make a poor OS for internet use. I like Apple myself, but HP and Emperor Linux pre loaded would be good
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Old 06-22-2005, 08:15 PM   #3
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I have a presario 1500. It's a couple years old. Only thing is my battery only last for 1.5hr. It would be pretty nice if the battery lasted longer and I upgraded the ram. I haven't had any security problems...I've got couple of virsus's before but they never hurted anything. It's kinda thick though (about 1.5in)
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Old 06-23-2005, 03:16 AM   #4
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I used to have that^^bmw4life .My dad uses it now.I'm using hp Pavilon Zt 3000 which i like it very much.
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Old 06-27-2005, 10:45 AM   #5
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I think the dell (inspiron?) notebooks are pretty good, my bro has one, but maybe his is expensive, come to think about it, it was probably about 2 grand nvmd. We have a compaq, and a HP desktop computer at home, they are ok, but I prefer toshiba, and dell notebooks over a hp or compaq one.
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