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Old January 25, 2009, 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by element291 View Post
I just see them broken almost everyday and with the most stupid problems... The newer models are ok (ones built within the past year or less) but anything older appears to be garbage... Unless your extremely lucky.

Funny, it's about the exact opposite from what I've seen. 8 dead HP's (the DV series) in the last 2 months that have blown SB chips, and that all happens about a month after the warranty expires.

Don't even get me started on Toshiba's.

Acer (also Emachine and Gateway) would be one of my first choices along with a Dell if I were going to buy from a major manufacturer. My old Aspire 3010 is still kicking after about 6 years and I have never had an issue.
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