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What laptop to buy for good video calls?

  kaif84 19:54 22 Mar 2020
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I am looking to buy a new laptop, primarily for the purpose of doing video calls with my clients. I am on a low budget.

What are the specifications I should be looking for?

I have a good internet connection - 1Gbps on ethernet, and I would like to also make sure that the laptop I buy facilitates good quality calls.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:24 22 Mar 2020
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I told you in you thread in the windows forum that if your clients were on a poor connection nothing you do at your end would improve things and that includes buying another laptop.

  wee eddie 21:48 22 Mar 2020

FB: He's looking for an excuse to upgrade his laptop

  kaif84 08:06 23 Mar 2020

Lol, yes you did. But my computer is old and keeps getting stuck, crashing, overheating and making the fan become noisy. So I should buy one irrespective of whether it will help with video calls or not.

  wee eddie 09:44 23 Mar 2020

Then your answer is simple.

Almost any laptop or Tablet you care to but will do what you want, if that is all you want.

I have only one recommendation: Buy one with more than 30GB of Storage, It is insufficient to happily download Windows Updates

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