What is the best laptop under 700GBP?

  User-1227197 15:02 02 Jan 08

Dear all,

Am planning on buying a laptop. Got a budget of 700GBP max. Cheaper will even be better.
Need a laptop to do some editing....
Will need one with a firewire, 2 USB minimum, at least 160GB of storage and 2GB of RAM.
Some people have told me that the ACER aspire 4920 or 5920 where the best for this kind of price. What do you reckon? What is the best laptop I could get for this price? And where should I go to buy (on net or in London)?

Thanks in advance for your help

PS; have created a new subject because laptops change every second day.


  CatTrading 16:45 02 Jan 08

Most laptops in your budget dont have Firewire on them!
In fact i dont know of many that do.
PCWorld have a sale on have you thought of looking their?

  zarobian 17:32 02 Jan 08

Have a look at SONY VIO VGN-NR11S/S. Brows the net and you will find that it fits your description and budget.

  wjrt 18:24 02 Jan 08
  garryd 10:55 03 Jan 08

i did have a hp dv9506 but they replaced it yesterday with the dv9646em AMD Turion 64 x2 TL 58 Processor (1.9 GHz, 1600 MHz FSB, 1 MB Cache) Genuine Windows Vista (R) Home Premium 2 GB Memory 160 GB Hard Drive 17" Brightview Dual Layer DVD ReWriter Optical Drive Wifi Enabled Bluetooth Connectivity and Webcam Superior Dedicated Graphics Card and a windows remote control and all for £599

  User-1227197 11:01 03 Jan 08

Thanks all. Am hesitating between those 2.

Acer Acer Aspire 4920 Gemstone Laptop - LX.AKW0X.114

click here


Acer Aspire 5920G-302G25Hi Laptop - LX.AN60X.041

click here

Which one is the best?

Thanks again

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