Advice on laptop purchase

  Roadgiant 22:39 21 Mar 2011
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I am thinking of buying a laptop and wondered what people thought of this :-

Sony VAIO EE3Z0E 15.5 inch notebook AMD Athlon Triple Core P840 1.9GHz, 6Gb, 500Gb, Blu-ray/DVDSM, WLAN, BT, Webcam, Win 7 Home Premium price is £518 (I have about £170 of Amazon vouchers which I won and thought it would be an idea to use them up)

I intend to use it mainly for video editing when traveling around and some general use, surfing and etc(I currently use my home PC which has a Intel quad core Q9400 with 4gb)
I have been looking around for laptops with firewire, but they seem to have disappeared off virtually all but high end spec or end of line, so I guess I will have to look at an upgrade of camcorder to SD cards or HD.
Thanks in advance RG

  The Kestrel 23:08 21 Mar 2011

You could use one these firewire cards click here with whichever laptop you end up buying.

  Roadgiant 23:27 21 Mar 2011

Already thought about that looking around, most recent laptops don't appear to have Express card slots.

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