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Old July 28, 2012, 02:37 PM
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Question which brand laptop is better / best <$800

Have had Toshiba laptops for years and loved them. Last one was a dud. Some keys work slowly or need to be hit several times to work. Laptop will be used for internet mostly - no gaming - just want reliable. suggestions on brands to stick with or brands to avoid?
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Old July 28, 2012, 03:42 PM
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I'm still lovin' my Lenovo Y-series laptop. Tons of bang for your buck and built solidly. Check em out!
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Old July 28, 2012, 07:39 PM
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I second that with 3 Lenovos in the house as I type this (E430 / Y570 / W520).
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Old July 29, 2012, 09:30 AM
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I have always like Asus for their warrenties. One year accidental damage coverage. Drop you laptop in a lake? Your covered.
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Old July 30, 2012, 10:00 AM
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Yes, Lenovo's are a cut above... including their "value" models. Always a deal when you shop direct on their website.
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Old July 30, 2012, 04:58 PM
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All three awesome and just well awesome haha. Toshiba falls in the cheap but ok section on its own where acer and hp are crap
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Old July 30, 2012, 06:10 PM
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Lenovo gets my vote.
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Old July 30, 2012, 06:23 PM
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MSI
ASUS
LENOVO

All three awesome and just well awesome haha. Toshiba falls in the cheap but ok section on its own where acer and hp are crap
I've had farrrrrrrrrrrr better luck with Acer than I've had with Asus. Don't even get me started on the shit storms I've had dealing with the so called "Great" Asus support.

I'll take Acer support over Asus ANYYYYYYYYYY day.
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Old July 31, 2012, 07:28 AM
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I've had farrrrrrrrrrrr better luck with Acer than I've had with Asus. Don't even get me started on the shit storms I've had dealing with the so called "Great" Asus support.

I'll take Acer support over Asus ANYYYYYYYYYY day.

I thought the deal with Asus was they made great products but had shit support? lol

I have a 5 year old Asus barebone laptop that is still going strong.

The screen on my fiance's MSI laptop died after the first year.

We just bought an Asus media laptop for her.
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Just bought this Toshiba Satellite 15.6" Laptop featuring AMD A8-4500M Processor (L850D-00V) - Silver : 15" Laptops - Best Buy Canada for 499$

Love it.
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