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Advice for upgrades?

Hi Everyone,

I'm planning on getting the Dell Inspiron E1505.

However, questions: are the upgrades I made in the right direction or totally off? Should I upgrade the processor more and downgrade the video card? Should I pay a little more for Bluetooth? How about the wireless card...upgrade? Extend the warranty?

I want my system to perform basic needs relatively quick and to be Vista capable. Thank you!

P.S. The asterisks indicate upgrades...


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Sorry, one more question!

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Dell recommends having 2GB of memory to have "enhanced Vista experience." Is this really necessary? I thought 1GB would be good enough for Vista. Plus, the 2GB upgrade is so expensive. Thanks again!

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I am also looking at similar

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I am also looking at similar price what would be a good price to pay for this system do you have any idea ?

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About Bluetooth

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With today's Bluetooth cell phones, I have been recommending a Bluetooth adapter for computers. You can upload/download/sync your contacts, pics, music, calendars, etc., without purchasing the expensive expansion pack (data cable and software) from the cellular provider or phone maker. I use free BitPim software and Bluetooth to make such transfers.

In notebooks, I like the internal Wireless-b/g adapters with Bluetooth. It's one less USB adapter for me to break or lose.

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