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Anonymous
a b D Laptop
April 20, 2005 3:00:42 PM

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Does anyone know how reliable Averatec laptop computers are? They
are not listed in the March 2005 Consumer Reports reliability chart.
Thank you in advance for all replies.
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Anonymous
a b D Laptop
April 21, 2005 4:03:47 AM

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Daniel Prince <neutrino1@comcast.net> wrote:
> Does anyone know how reliable Averatec laptop computers are?

Not yet. Mine is only six months old.

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Anonymous
a b D Laptop
April 21, 2005 3:00:18 PM

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Hi Daniel,

I have an Averatec C3500 convertible, and it seems to run fine. I
have some software issues with the machine, but I expect them to be
resolved when I buy the Averatec Recovery Disk (SP2 version).

I initially had some complaint about performance but since upgrading
it to 1GB of RAM, it does all right.

Just so that you know, hard disk & RAM upgrades must be done by an
authorized repair station or you will void your warranty. Best Buy
did my RAM upgrade for $40. The RAM itself was $70 a piece for 512MB
SoDIMMS.

Ciao . . . C.Joseph

That which a man buys too cheaply . . .
He esteems too lightly


Daniel Prince wrote:
> Does anyone know how reliable Averatec laptop computers are? They
> are not listed in the March 2005 Consumer Reports reliability chart.
> Thank you in advance for all replies.
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Anonymous
a b D Laptop
April 21, 2005 7:03:10 PM

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On Wed, 20 Apr 2005 11:00:42 -0700, Daniel Prince
<neutrino1@comcast.net> wrote:

>Does anyone know how reliable Averatec laptop computers are? They
>are not listed in the March 2005 Consumer Reports reliability chart.


The forums I've been reading indicate no major problems except that
some of them have a do not tamper unless you wish to void your
warranty sticker over the memory and hd areas. There is a heck of an
Averatec deal at Sam's club and they have a six month return policy,
no restocking fee. I'm almost ready to give it a try.
Anonymous
a b D Laptop
April 22, 2005 1:21:36 AM

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I have used a Sotec 3120X for a year and a half with no problems. Sotec
became Averatec and they still sell a laptop of the same basic size;
works fine for my needs.

Daniel Prince wrote:
> Does anyone know how reliable Averatec laptop computers are? They
> are not listed in the March 2005 Consumer Reports reliability chart.
> Thank you in advance for all replies.
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