I am on the verge of buying a laptop but I can't decide which to go for.
Anyone out there have any thoughts or suggestions or even a better laptop for the money!
Product Description - ASUS F3Sr AP074C - Core 2 Duo T5450 1.6 GHz - 15.4" TFT
Dimensions (WxDxH) - 36.5 cm x 27 cm x 4.1 cm
Weight - 2.95 kg
Platform Technology - Intel Centrino Duo
System Type - Notebook
Built-in Devices - Stereo speakers, wireless LAN aerial, Bluetooth aerial
Processor - Intel Core 2 Duo T5450 / 1.6 GHz ( Dual-Core )
Cache Memory - 4 MB - L2 Cache
RAM - 2 GB (installed) / 4 GB (max) - DDR II SDRAM ( 2 x 1 GB )- Low cost double memory offer, call for details!
Card Reader - 8 in 1
Hard Drive - 160 GB - Serial ATA-150 - 5400 rpm
Optical Storage - DVD±RW / DVD-RAM
Display - 15.4" TFT active matrix ( WXGA )
Graphics Controller - ATI Mobility Radeon HD 2400 with up to 896MB HyperMemory - 128 MB
Audio Output - Sound card
Telecom - Fax / modem - MDC - 56 Kbps
Networking - Network adapter - Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11g, Bluetooth 2.0 EDR
Wireless NIC - Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
Notebook Camera - Integrated - 1.3 Megapixel
Input Device - Mouse, keyboard, touchpad
Power - AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Battery - Lithium Ion
Operating System - Microsoft Windows Vista Home Premium
Manufacturer Warranty - 2 years warranty
£549 ( laptopsdirect)
Vostro 1400 NB(N1014002)
Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T7250 (2.00 GHz, 2 MB L2 cache, 800 MHz FSB)
Genuine Windows Vista® Business - English
2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM (2x1024)
120GB (5400rpm) SATA Hard Drive
128MB nVidia GeForce 8400M GS with 90 watt AC adapter
Microsoft Works 8.0 - English
Intel Pro Wireless 3945 802.11a/b/g Mini-Card - Europe
56.6k V.92 Capable Internal Modem & Adapter - UK
Primary 6-cell Lithium-Ion Battery (56 WHr)
Fixed Internal 8X DVD+/-RW Drive including Software
14.1" Wide Screen WXGA (1280x800) TFT Display
I think you can swap to vista home prem on the vostro and, depending on the warranty,etc it would end up about £600.
I know they have different sized screens. I have seen neither of them so they are both a shot in the dark!