[ALUG] Laptops

Anthony Anson tony.anson at girolle.co.uk
Thu Jan 7 11:10:34 GMT 2016


On 31/12/15 14:17, nev young wrote:
> On 31/12/15 12:25, Paul Grenyer wrote:
>> Hi
>>
>>> I'm considering purchasing a laptop (say 15.6" screen + Intel i7 CPU
>>> type) and I would be grateful to anybody for any comment on
>>> recommended brand, model, and potential supplier suitable for use
>>> with Mint.
>> I really like the Lenovo T series and run Mint on mine. They're solid,
>> reliable and quick. I usually buy direct from the Lenovo website, but
>> I believe there is a supplier up on Roundtree way IIRC.
>>
> I got a built to order laptop from Anglian Internet on Roundtree way.
> Very solid machine has given me no problems.
>
> You can buy one without any o/s and they knock off the cost of windows.
> The cost of upgrading my screen to 1920x1080 was completely offset by
> not having windows installed.

Similar-ish reduction from Penny Lane. Smaller one, but not 
insignificant one from CEX in St. Stephens Street.

-- 
Tony
http://www.girolle.co.uk/



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