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NotebookReview

    1. What Notebook Should I Buy?

      Not sure which laptop you should buy? It's a tough decision, so post questions and get help from our expert forum members!
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      Latest: great outdoor screen and fast ZaZ, Jun 3, 2015 at 4:06 AM
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    2. Hardware Components and Aftermarket Upgrades

      Discuss Processors, RAM, Hard Drives and other basic notebook components here. Includes upgrade questions.
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    3. Accessories

      Mice, backpacks and other external peripherals forum.
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    4. Gaming (Software and Graphics Cards)

      Talk about games and mobile graphics cards here.
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    5. Windows OS and Software

      Software and OS discussion for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8. Mac OS software questions go here.
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      Latest: Windows 10 Robbo99999, Jun 3, 2015 at 3:30 AM
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    6. Linux Compatibility and Software

      OS and software discussion for Linux/BSD. Also open for general Linux installation, software and support questions.
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      4,278
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      51,071
      Latest: Seamless OS v. KCETech1, Jun 1, 2015 at 1:46 AM
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    7. Networking and Wireless

      Questions and discussions about networking, routers, broadband service, or wireless connectivity go here.
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      10,110
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      Latest: Bandwidth Management (Asus RT-N66U) TANWare, Jun 3, 2015 at 12:39 AM
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    8. Notebook Cosmetic Modifications and Custom Builds

      Discuss paint jobs, stickers, aftermarket cosmetic changes, and custom notebook builds here
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      21,634
      Latest: Razer Blade in Macbook Pro 15" pete962, Jun 2, 2015 at 9:56 PM
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    9. Desktop Hardware

      A forum to discuss desktop computers and desktop hardware.
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    10. Smartphones and Tablets

      A forum to discuss smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices.
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      14,615
      Latest: [Android] Android M - Thoughts? Mitlov, Jun 1, 2015 at 11:32 AM
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    1. Notebook News and Reviews

      Post any Notebook related news or full reviews to this forum.
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      102,343
      Latest: HP ZBook 14 G2 Review Charles P. Jefferies, Jun 2, 2015 at 2:01 PM
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    2. Notebook and Tech Bargains

      Check out this category for the latest rebates, coupons and sales for Notebooks and other tech related products!
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    3. Notebook Dummy Guide Articles

      Straight forward dummy guide articles for all things laptop computer related.
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    1. Acer

      Discuss the Aspire, Ferrari and TravelMate line of notebooks from Acer here.
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      300,393
      Latest: Acer Aspire V17 Nitro Neo1275, Jun 2, 2015 at 11:27 PM
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    2. Alienware

      Alienware is the world's largest boutique brand, offering high-performance systems for gamers and enthusiasts.
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      49,381
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      967,542
      Latest: Just got my 880M twins! D2 Ultima, Jun 3, 2015 at 4:44 AM
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    3. Apple and Mac OS X

      MacBook and Mac OS X questions and discussion
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      15,630
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      190,427
      Latest: Macbook screen quality? tijo, Jun 2, 2015 at 3:17 PM
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    4. Asus

      Asus produces stylish, powerful and solidly built Notebooks.
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      36,503
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      584,973
      Latest: ASUS U500vz/UX51vz Owners' Lounge! acana79, Jun 3, 2015 at 4:21 AM
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    5. Compal

      The world's 2nd largest laptop maker, Compal has designed and built laptops for all of the major brands as well as custom builders for over 22 years.
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    6. Dell

      Dell Inspiron and Studio, Dell Latitude, Vostro, Precision and Dell XPS notebook questions and discussion here. Click Here to see the latest deals and coupons on Dell laptops.
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      64,765
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      831,912
      Latest: Dell XPS 15 with Infinity Display (2015) techtonic, Jun 3, 2015 at 3:57 AM
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    7. Fujitsu

      Discuss Fujitsu LifeBook, Stylistic and Amilo notebooks here.
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      2,843
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      18,507
      Latest: P772 Bluray drive upgrade Rachel, May 28, 2015 at 8:28 AM
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    8. Gigabyte

      From tablets to gaming to desktop replacements, Gigabyte has leapt into the mobile market with both feet.
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    9. HP & Compaq

      HP offers an array of notebooks to consumers under the G-series, Pavilion, and ENVY lines and business notebooks under ProBook/EliteBook
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      493,975
      Latest: HP Spectre x360 alkpit, Jun 3, 2015 at 2:49 AM
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    10. Lenovo

      Discuss Lenovo notebooks and Thinkpads as well as legacy IBM ThinkPads.
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      34,611
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      432,206
      Latest: Lenovo Y50 Owners and Information Thread m1ko, Jun 3, 2015 at 3:42 AM
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    11. LG

      LG produces high quality notebooks offering a great screen, battery life, and weight combination. Ask questions and discuss your LG notebook here.
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      1,404
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      10,806
      Latest: LG S1 WSXGA (WXGA+) cable Convel, May 31, 2015 at 5:14 AM
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    12. MSI

      Micro-Star International sells cool computers the world over, My Style Inside!
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      5,052
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      135,360
      Latest: MSI's NEW Intel 5th Generation Line-up! GenTechPC, Jun 3, 2015 at 4:44 AM
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    13. Panasonic

      Discuss the rugged ToughBook notebooks here.
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      98,788
      Latest: Where o' where is the configurator? Foosking, Jun 3, 2015 at 3:34 AM
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    14. Razer

      This subforum is for discussion of Razer notebooks, including the Blade and Blade Pro.
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    15. Sager and Clevo

      Clevo is perhaps not widely known, but their products are re-branded and sold by many known boutique brands.
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    16. Samsung

      Discuss the stylish and innovative Samsung notebooks here.
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      Messages:
      84,694
      Latest: The NP870Z5G Ativ Book 8 2014 refresh Worzyl, Jun 3, 2015 at 1:28 AM
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    17. VAIO / Sony

      Sony VAIO laptop questions and comments go here.
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    18. Toshiba

      Post questions and comments regarding Toshiba Satellite, Tecra and Portege notebooks here.
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      8,088
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    19. Other Manufacturers

      Forum for boutique gaming rig manufacturers and smaller notebook vendors.
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      4,080
      Messages:
      40,547
      1. OCZ

      Latest: I need the Everex R109 Bios >>>>>>> JDELUNA, Jun 1, 2015 at 6:40 PM
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    1. Site Suggestions, Announcements and Guidelines

      Please post any site suggestion, site errors or help using forums questions here.
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    2. Off Topic

      Discussion unrelated to notebooks
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      Latest: The random picture thread radji, Jun 3, 2015 at 2:42 AM
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