2_What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
13.3-15.6 (preferably more 13.3 size)
3_What screen resolution do you want?
4_Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
5_How much battery life do you need?
Anything over 2 hours is fine.
6_Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)?
Left for Dead 2 will be the most intense so medium.
7_What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.)
Multimedia, nothing too strenuous.
8_How much storage (H.D.D Capacity) do you need?
9_If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
10_How long do you want to keep your laptop?
11_What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
DVD RW. Willing to make it external.
12_Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons.
13_What country do you live in?
14_Please tell us any additional information if needed.
I bought a Dell XPS M1340 (perfect!) but there is an underlying issue with the entire series with random hangups and freezes!