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Which laptop is better for the same configuration

I have been looking for a laptop for a while now and narrowed my choice to Dell E1505 and a HP DV6000t

I bought a 1505 because it had better warranty (at home service), lower price for same features what is the mood out there do people like dell E1505 or the HPDV6000 t

Let me know your choice based on the following criteria

* Reliability and Durability (Which will last longer)
* Price (Get more with lower price or at lower price)
* Build Quality
* Performance

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Same parts inside.

In reply to: Which laptop is better for the same configuration

So the one you treat well will last longer. The same make of CPUs inside, the same hard disks and so on make any guess at longevity a guess. While I get 4 years out of a laptop they are never dropped, sat on, loaned out, etc.


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Longevity ...

In reply to: Same parts inside.

A laptop is like a desktop ...

It will last the same time. It can last 10 years if you want ( you'll change the battery, of course ). If you had RAM over years and a larger hard-drive, it will last even longer because the Core Duo or the Core 2 Duo is not about to But the components will stay competitive about 3 to 4 years. After, it will become like my old Pentium III 800 ... A secondary computer.

A laptop that is cleaned from dust regularly ( like a desktop ) will last as long as a desktop.

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