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Recommended All Round Performance laptops.

Other sites just list all the laptops available, I take the time to search out what I believe are the best laptop deals for different price brackets. You save time and get more bang for your buck.

It's true, you get what you pay for, but you can get more for your money if you look hard enough. The recommended laptops below are all extremely good deals and are selected with value for money in mind. Each has such a high specifications for it's price point you will struggle to beat it anywhere. Think you have seen a better deal? then let me know.

I Recommend The Following Performance Laptops

The main points to note when comparing with other notebooks are listed below. Click on the links for more information and the latest pricing.

Acer Aspire 5920G
Acer Aspire 5920G
 
Price inc VAT & Delivery:

Buy from Amazon £639.99

Buy from BT Shop £679.99

Buy from Dabs.com £686.99

Buy from Laptops Direct £684.92
(Order an accessory for FREE delivery, save £9.95)

Buy from Play.com £659.99

CPU:

Intel Core 2 Duo T7300, 2.0GHz, 800MHz FSB, 4MB L2 Cache

O/S:

Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium

Hard Disk:

250GB (5400RPM) SATA

Memory:
  • 2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM [2x1024]
  • Intel Turbo Memory (1 GB)
Graphics:

NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GS 256 VRAM up to 1024MB
 

Screen:

15.4" WXGA TFT Display 1280 x 800
 

Other:
  • 0.3MP Built in Crystaleye Camera
  • 802.11a/b/g Draft-N Wi-Fi
  • Microsoft® Works 8.5
My Comments:

The Acer Aspire 5920G has fantastic specifications at a great price.

Dell XPS M1530 N04X5305
Dell XPS M1530 N04X5305
Price inc VAT & Delivery:

Buy from Dell £629

Save £150
Offer ends 30/04/2008

(Dell XPS M1530 N04X5307 £729, Same laptop but with faster cpu, more memory and larger HD.
Other M1530 models)

Dell Inspiron & XPS Voucher Code, Valid to 16.04.08:
Save 5% on orders over £499:
2SDXQXP2BRR?WG

Save 10% on orders over £599:
70VH9$5F87NP17

Dell Home Offers EShot.
CPU:

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo Processor T7250 (2.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB, 2 MB L2-cache)

O/S:

Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium

Hard Disk:

250GB (5400RPM) SATA

Memory:

2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM [2x1024]
 
 

Graphics:

NVIDIA® GeForce™ Go 8600M GT with 256MB dedicated graphic memory

Screen:

15.4" UltraSharp™ WXGA (1280x800) CCFL Display (220nits) with TrueLife™

Other:
  • 2.0 mega pixel camera
  • Dell™ Wireless 355 Bluetooth 2.0 Module
  • Biometric Fingerprint Reader
  • Microsoft® Works 9.0
  • Base Warranty - 1 Year XPS Premium Hardware Support
My Comments:

A very powerful, very stylish, very modern laptop with bags of features and a great graphics card.

Dell XPS M1530 N02X5310
Sony Vaio FZ21M
VGN-FZ21M.CEK
Price inc VAT & Delivery:

Buy from Amazon 699.99

Buy from BT Shop £697.36

Buy from Dabs.com £704.36

Buy from Laptops Direct £709.92
(Order an accessory for FREE delivery, save £9.95)

Buy from Misco £781.35

Buy from Play.com £699.99

CPU:

Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor T7250 (2.00 GHz, 800 MHz FSB, 2 MB L2-cache)

O/S:

Genuine Windows Vista® Home Premium

Hard Disk:

200GB (5400RPM) SATA

Memory:

2048MB 667MHz Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM [1x2048+1x1024]
 
 

Graphics:

NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GT dedicated Video Memory 256MB

Screen:

15.4" WXGA (1280x800) X-black LCD
 

Other:
  • Blu-ray Disc Combo Drive
  • 1.3 mega pixel camera
  • HDMI connectivity
  • Microsoft® Works 8.5
My Comments:

The Sony Vaio FZ21M has good specs for this price range but it is the Blue-ray combo drive that makes it stand out.

Discount Voucher Codes & Special Offers

Dell

Dell Inspiron & XPS Voucher Codes, Valid to 16.04.08. Use the Voucher Codes at check out.
5% off orders over £499: 2SDXQXP2BRR?WG.
10% off
orders over £599: 70VH9$5F87NP17.
Dell Home Offers EShot

Dixons

Save on the Asus Eee PC. Valid to midnight 01/05/08

Save 50% on McAfee
Internet Security Suite 2008.
Buy from Pixmania

Save £5 to £25 at Pixmania.com. Valid to 27/04/09.

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