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Best Windows based laptop

by lefki100 / October 12, 2009 5:51 AM PDT

i dont want a macbook or a gaming or desktop replacement laptop i want a light, good battery life, good keyboard, touchpad, high resolution, high tech graphics card n processor, ports so pretty much i want a high performace laptop that isnt heavy or has terrible battery life. I was thinking a lenovo idea pad or a sony vaio im not sure comment i need ideas thank you.

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No such laptop today.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 12, 2009 6:21 AM PDT

When we see a high end video card, you find the battery time is lucky to get 2 hours.

This also means more weight as that high end video card means more heatsink material to get rid of the heat.

Maybe in a few years but not today.
Bob

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High performance and good battery are contradictions.
by orlbuckeye / October 12, 2009 10:04 PM PDT

Basically high resolutions are found on larger laptops because they have the bigger screens. You won't find 1920 x 1200 or 1920 X 1080 on anything less then a 17" laptop. Most 17" are 1440 x 900 while most 15" - 16" are 1366 x 768 or 1280 x 800.

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