Laptop with XP

  naineysman 21:20 10 Oct 2009

I've been looking at older threads here for a Laptop with XP on it for my nephews Christmas, (only reason is I will need to maintain it and I dont 'do' Vista)

Dell Vostro with an XP option looks good to me, any better suggestions?

  birdface 21:27 10 Oct 2009

Windows7 out in a fortnight that may be your best bet.
I don't think it is the time to be buying XP when Microsoft are saying that they will be doing away with it.When I don't know but worth thinking about.

  naineysman 21:30 10 Oct 2009

OK thanks but dont need the headache of bug bustin a new product, will look at it though, cheers

  woodchip 22:49 10 Oct 2009

It'l still work. I still use 98se as my main comp although I have 2 Xp home Desktops and 2 Xp home Laptops. I still like 98se and never have any problems with it. Just updated the CPU from 1600 Athlon, to 2500 Athlon Barton for £5 how many comps can you do that with

  woodchip 22:51 10 Oct 2009

New Netbooks Run XP they just do not have a Optical Drive. you have to buy a External If you need to Burn or run Dvd's

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