HP Laptop

  Dellman 11:29 25 Sep 2007

Looking to buy a Laptop - as second PC for home.

Would need it for:

Surfing web
Maybe via WiFi
Downloading Music/Films
Burning CD/DVDs

Does this fit the bill?

click here

  Dellman 11:31 25 Sep 2007

Further more, able to get a £40 discount from HP direct, so would be circa £325.

  Dellman 12:03 25 Sep 2007


  Dellman 13:21 25 Sep 2007


  skidzy 14:22 25 Sep 2007

Not a lot of info from your link regarding the lappy Dellman.

However,its a small HDD in todays market and would not take long to fill with Movies.

I didnt see what cpu was installed either,just says core duo...but no speed relevance.

Vista basic,well i would opt for Vista Premium,and if you decide to go for Vista premium...look for a lappy with 2GB of ram.

As a cheap alternative,its ok.
If you let us know the budget,we can try to find you something.
Firstly take a look at Dell click here

  Dellman 00:27 26 Sep 2007

click here

specs above.

e-buyer also sell it..but i've managed to get it from HP directly for £315.

Is this a good buy?

  Dellman 09:59 26 Sep 2007


  Dellman 11:33 26 Sep 2007


  Acx 12:02 26 Sep 2007

If you can get it for £315 it looks good for the price and should do what you want.

As skidsy mentioned, movies may present your biggest problem - storage.

New games would be out though.

  Dellman 13:00 26 Sep 2007

HP Laptop doesn't appear to include any MS Office software. Any info as to where I can best source this or any free Office type software? I take it Vista doesn't include this?

  Acx 13:41 26 Sep 2007

OpenOffice is free and a good alternative to MS Office

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Quite a big download, but it is usually on each month's PC Advisor cover DVD which would be easier.


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