Laptop opinions

  collinsc 09:39 AM 18 Dec 11

Hi I'm looking for opinions on the below laptops.

Q. Does the difference in Intel Pentium processor/Intel® Core™ i5 make a great deal of difference?

My requirements are for general web browsing and MS office use - nothing extravagant.


  KRONOS the First 10:30 AM 18 Dec 11

Unfortunately your Acer link brings up the wrong page I am thinking. But even without seeing the alternative I would be more inclined to buy from John Lewis as their customer service,should anything go wrong,is excellent.

  collinsc 11:04 AM 18 Dec 11
  collinsc 14:15 PM 18 Dec 11

thanks chronus - other opinions valued. thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:59 PM 18 Dec 11

Your links



Acer better CPU, bigger hard drive

Toshiba better battery life, more RAM, 2 year free guarantee, slightly cheaper.

Personally I would go for the Toshiba as the RAM will make up for the processor speed and I feel that the build quality of the Toshiba is somewhat better + as has been said John Lewis has an excellent after sales service reputation.

  collinsc 15:01 PM 18 Dec 11

thanks fruitbat


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