what computer to get for college?

Discussion in 'What Notebook Should I Buy?' started by hendenburg2, Jul 17, 2007.

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    hendenburg2 Notebook Enthusiast

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    so currently i'm considering an XPS m2010, with upper-range capabilities. but i'm open to suggestions of similarly equipped laptops. any suggestions of models?
     
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    What are you gonna do with it and what college are you going to - MIT or CUNY?

    It all depends. If you need it for stuff like "Word" or 3D modeling, for example
     
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    well, i am going to UC berkeley, and since i'll be majoring in electrical engineering and taking other courses that will involve 3D modeling and rendering, as well as CAD and MATLAB-type programs, i'm venturing a guess and saying that i'll probably need a higher-end comp
     
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    Do you plan to move the thing at all?
     
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    in between classes, but considering my dorm is withing approximately 1 city block of any place where i'd have a class, mobility isn't much of an issue
     
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