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Advice on light-weight notebook

by Toby / January 1, 2007 12:38 AM PST


I'm looking for A light weight notebook. It doesn't have to be super ultra light weight, but probably a twelve-ish incher. I've been looking at the Dell XPS M1210, but it seems a little pricey for the specs. Am I wrong? Averatecs seem well-priced, but aren't easy to find where I am. Any advice on others to look at?

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Avertec was Sotec. Why it matters.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 1, 2007 1:05 AM PST

The name change was to get away from their old support and parts issues. I think they are a dodgey company and will stick with "names" for laptops for now.

I really like the smaller Macbook. It's very complete and at 1099 not high priced.


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I've been thinking about the Mac
by Toby / January 2, 2007 12:37 AM PST

Not sure If I'm ready to jump to a Mac, but I will definitely keep it in mind.

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Thinkpad X60 - worth every penny
by Nooorm / January 2, 2007 1:49 AM PST
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Great quality
by Toby / January 8, 2007 5:00 AM PST

The Thinkpad looks really good, but might be a bit expensive. It seems there aren't many budget ultraportables, though, so I might just have to suck it up and spend the money.

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