View Full Version : Decent laptop for repair toolkit
10-06-2007, 05:47 AM
I see that many of you like to take a laptop on your repair jobs and was wondering what will be a "decent" laptop to purchase for that purpose.
Nothing too expensive, I was thinking something with a P3, dvdr, usb. etc just something I can use for that particulair purpose.
10-06-2007, 07:09 AM
Make sure it has usb 2.0 and the bigger the hard drive the better because you might need to back up lots of data.
10-06-2007, 08:50 AM
Thanks gunslinger! i'll keep that in mind. Is there any other things I should look for in a laptop component wise?
10-07-2007, 04:32 PM
I would just pick up an acer from newegg.com. Both of these would work great:
10-07-2007, 06:44 PM
Anything that will run XP and a big BIG external hard drive.
10-07-2007, 09:42 PM
Thanx guys!! I'm searching on craigslist to see if I can find one with winxp installed and at least a 2.0 usb port.... if not, don't they sell usb 2.0 cards for notebooks? Does the processor really matter?
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