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Laptop opinions


collinsc

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

http://www.johnlewis.com/231395883/Product.aspx https://www.simplyacer.com/AcerAspire5750_1114404.html

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.

Thanks

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KRONOS the First

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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.

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collinsc

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collinsc

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thanks chronus - other opinions valued. thanks

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Your links

Acer

Toshiba

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.

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collinsc

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thanks fruitbat

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