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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: Student looking for a jack of all trades D2 Ultima, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:20 PM
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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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      Latest: Check whether your card can use all of its VRAM n=1, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:22 PM
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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: What security software do I need on my computer? MrDJ, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:23 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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    7. Networking and Wireless

      Questions and discussions about networking, routers, broadband service, or wireless connectivity go here.
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      Latest: Intel 7260? smitty123, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:37 PM
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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: Hp Pavilion Dv6-2113sa cooling throbber, Jan 27, 2015 at 5:01 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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    2. Best of NotebookReview

      Keep up with the most important threads and happenings on the NotebookReview Forums
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    3. 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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    4. The RoundUp

      A highlight of the most popular threads, industry news and other happenings in the world of Notebook and Laptop computers.
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    5. 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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      Latest: New Acer Aspire V Nitro series etienne85, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:29 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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    3. Apple and Mac OS X

      MacBook and Mac OS X questions and discussion
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      Latest: Macbook screen darkloki, Jan 26, 2015 at 11:00 AM
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    4. Asus

      Asus produces stylish, powerful and solidly built Notebooks.
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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: XPS 15 (Haswell) Owner's Lounge aerojex, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:08 PM
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    7. Fujitsu

      Discuss Fujitsu LifeBook, Stylistic and Amilo notebooks here.
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      Latest: Calling all Fujitsu Gurus Kent T, Jan 20, 2015
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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 x3 (with 9xxm) juanbastos, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:22 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
      Latest: HP Spectre 13T-3000 fuelscience, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:45 PM
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    10. Lenovo

      Discuss Lenovo notebooks and Thinkpads as well as legacy IBM ThinkPads.
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      34,379
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      Latest: New Thinkpad Line up etz, Jan 29, 2015 at 2:47 PM
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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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      Latest: This is unfortunate! BaRRmaley, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:15 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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      Latest: 2014 blade run dota2 at 3200x1800 skizziks, Jan 29, 2015 at 11:17 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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      Latest: NP530U3C boot loop after shutdown John Ratsey, Jan 29, 2015 at 10:15 AM
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    17. Sony

      Sony VAIO laptop questions and comments go here.
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      Latest: Windows 7 Clean install Guide for Vaio FZ anytimer, Jan 29, 2015 at 1:40 PM
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    18. Toshiba

      Post questions and comments regarding Toshiba Satellite, Tecra and Portege notebooks here.
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      Latest: Toshiba A200-1ZF need old bios XplodX1, Jan 26, 2015 at 4:05 PM
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    19. Other Manufacturers

      Forum for boutique gaming rig manufacturers and smaller notebook vendors.
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    1. Site Suggestions, Help and Announcements

      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 ATG, Jan 29, 2015 at 3:10 PM
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    2. Off Topic

      Discussion unrelated to notebooks
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