Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 15th May 2012, 05:42 PM
pjc123 Offline
Registered User
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 16
Re: Laptop Recommendations

Originally Posted by stevea View Post
Read a real technical review like at http://www.notebookcheck.net (UK), and especially focus in battery life, heat and screen quality, weight.
I have to agree that notebookcheck has the most detailed notebook reviews out there. I combine their reviews with others, as well as user opinions from various forums before I make a purchase.

Although I question the quality of Lenovo products ever since the Chinese bought the company from IBM (there are just too many problems with their products as noted on the various forums), they seem to be the most popular amongst vendors that supply linux equipped laptops. I suspect this is due to their very good hardware component compatibility with linux, excellent documentation, and ease of hardware repairs and/or swaps. If the quality improves with the refurbished product line that was just announced today, I would re-consider buying one because they are so linux freindly.

As an example, here are some vendors that supply linux equipped Lenovo Thinkpads.




Reply With Quote

laptop, recommendations

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Laptop recommendations Sanukk Hardware & Laptops 15 26th December 2010 12:09 PM
Laptop recommendations sej7278 Hardware & Laptops 13 20th December 2005 08:55 AM
Laptop Recommendations Twey Hardware & Laptops 15 30th August 2005 09:50 PM
Recommendations laptop w/ dualboot kwaanens Hardware & Laptops 3 21st April 2005 07:57 PM
Recommendations for a laptop PhilD Wibble 13 14th January 2005 06:21 PM

Current GMT-time: 16:41 (Tuesday, 22-08-2017)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat