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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: Need a Laptop for College ZaZ, May 27, 2015 at 1:10 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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      Latest: Samsung Evo 500gb Ssd Newegg Through Ebay $149.99 jpjp, May 26, 2015 at 11:10 PM
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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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      30,170
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      566,884
      Latest: Nvidia clockblock: vBIOS (unblocked in 353.00) D2 Ultima, May 27, 2015 at 12:34 AM
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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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      32,290
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      Latest: Google Chrome Weirdly Erratically Slow Now? Ethrem, May 26, 2015 at 8:52 PM
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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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      Latest: Seamless OS v. Starlight5, May 25, 2015 at 6:57 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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      10,105
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      Latest: Killer N1525 Wireless-AC Flekain, May 26, 2015 at 11:38 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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      Latest: Lenovo Y50 Cooling mod - 10c kevjitzoo, May 26, 2015 at 1:04 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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      14,603
      Latest: Budget smartphone for ~150 USD T-Mobile Tinderbox (UK), May 27, 2015 at 12:43 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: iPhone App of the Week: Do Vince Font, May 26, 2015 at 11:36 AM
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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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      27,735
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      300,352
      Latest: 3820TG Owner's Lounge - Part Two ser_renely, May 26, 2015 at 8:22 PM
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    2. Alienware

      Alienware is the world's largest boutique brand, offering high-performance systems for gamers and enthusiasts.
      Latest: Just got my 880M twins! Ethrem, May 27, 2015 at 1:40 AM
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    3. Apple and Mac OS X

      MacBook and Mac OS X questions and discussion
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      15,628
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      190,417
      Latest: How to replace batter on MBP mid 2014 t456, May 26, 2015 at 11:51 AM
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    4. Asus

      Asus produces stylish, powerful and solidly built Notebooks.
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      36,499
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      584,792
      Latest: Asus ZenBook Pro UX501 Owner's Lounge ChrisAtsin, May 27, 2015 at 1:01 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.
      Latest: 4K monitor on E-Port Replicator dmacaulay75, May 27, 2015 at 1:17 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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      Latest: no LCD display mystery905, May 25, 2015 at 12:27 PM
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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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      Latest: ***Aorus X7 Pro owner's lounge*** gdmaddog, May 26, 2015 at 11:54 PM
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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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    10. Lenovo

      Discuss Lenovo notebooks and Thinkpads as well as legacy IBM ThinkPads.
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      34,598
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      432,117
      Latest: Thinkpad X250 th_mi, May 27, 2015 at 1:00 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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    12. MSI

      Micro-Star International sells cool computers the world over, My Style Inside!
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    13. Panasonic

      Discuss the rugged ToughBook notebooks here.
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      8,633
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      98,694
      Latest: CF-18B ohlip, May 26, 2015 at 8:04 PM
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    14. Razer

      This subforum is for discussion of Razer notebooks, including the Blade and Blade Pro.
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      18,862
      Latest: New Razer Blade (2015) ChrisAtsin, May 27, 2015 at 12:54 AM
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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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      3,530
      Messages:
      84,643
      Latest: Bios update failed with SW updater TANWare, May 26, 2015 at 9:07 PM
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    17. 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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    19. Other Manufacturers

      Forum for boutique gaming rig manufacturers and smaller notebook vendors.
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      Messages:
      40,546
      Latest: Generic manufacturer? t456, May 26, 2015 at 10:29 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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      Latest: XenForo upgrade - Post bugs and other issues here radji, May 26, 2015 at 9:54 PM
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