Thinking of buying an HP laptop i7 - how reliable are these? Tags: Intel i7 Hewlett Packard HP Laptop Laptops Product Last response: April 23, 2010 1:59 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share jgc_cpa April 22, 2010 8:36:18 PM Tech at school told me to stay away from the HP laptops because he gets many with motherboard issues. Is this accurate? Or is it a matter of preference? Its actually this configuration: http://www.techdealdigger.com/pr/cheap-hp-dv6t-16-lapto... Thanks! More about : thinking buying laptop reliable WR2 a c 572 D Laptop April 22, 2010 9:54:11 PM Depending on who you believe - it breaks down something like this: Source One alternative: TOSHIBA Satellite A505-S6035 i7 720QM(1.60GHz) 4GB RAM 500GB HDD 16" 1366 x 768 GeForce GT 330M graphics $1000 Other Toshiba laptops jgc_cpa April 22, 2010 11:09:20 PM Thanks for the info. What do u think of this laptop: http://www.walmart.com/ip/Acer-AS5740-6491/13968928?sou... I don't play games on my system. Going to use it to search web and data processing. thx Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a c 572 D Laptop April 23, 2010 1:59:59 PM It looks like a decent system at a nice price. Other shops are selling that same unit @ $699. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMost reliable laptop brand? does it matter? ForumNeed Help Buying Laptop ... How about a HP Dv7t? ForumThinking of buying a new Laptop ForumXeon E5-1650 HP Workstation VS i7 3930K Custom PC ForumHelp me to buy a reliable lightweight, but powerful laptop ForumLooking for a reliable laptop to replace my desktop ForumHP Laptop - Reliable ? ForumNeed advice for buying a new laptop : i5 or i7 ForumWhich laptop is the a better buy ? 5650 + i7 VS 5730 + weak cpu(p920) ForumTips on buying decision on gaming laptop ForumCore i7 Laptop ForumBuying a Gaming Laptop ForumCheap but reliable EVERYDAY laptop ? ForumBack light or Inverter? Forum[Solved] Sickest Laptop Ever ForumWanna buy a laptop ?! Forum[Solved] Asus laptop dilemma ForumUsing a laptop as a TV in the bathroom? ForumNeed your expert opinions on these laptops.... ForumSony Vaio E Series Laptop, or equivalent More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !