Suggestions for a new laptop? Tags: Laptops Last response: November 3, 2010 5:24 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Sqiz November 3, 2010 3:59:15 PM Hi, I'm need to buy a laptop for my daughter who will use it for gaming and college.. 1. What is your budget? £650 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14" - 15" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable 5. How much battery life do you need? 4 hours? 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)? World of Warcraft 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) Video chat (Messenger Live), itunes, MS Office, Movies 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 250GB - 500GB 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3 years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVD reader (Bluray if budgets allows) 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. Like Dell but open to alternatives - definately not Acer. 13. What country do you live in? UK 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. Would like it to run fairly quiet and not too hot! More about : suggestions laptop Maziar a c 234 D Laptop November 3, 2010 5:24:21 PM Hello and welcome to the forums XPS 15 is a good choice http://configure.euro.dell.com/dellstore/config.aspx?oc... It can handle WoW fine on medium settings(some on high) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed a new laptop..suggestions ? ForumSuggestions for new laptop for music recording/mixing ForumBuying a new laptop - need suggestions ForumNeed suggestions for a new laptop ! ForumSuggestions for new laptop ? ForumNew laptop suggestions ForumSuggestions for a new laptop to replace HP 2730p ForumLaptop suggestions ForumBuying a New Laptop : Need suggestions ForumHELP - new laptop suggestions ForumNew Laptop Suggestions ??? ForumSuggestions for new laptop for portability with IPS screen ForumNew Laptop Needed, Any Suggestions ? ForumSuggestions for a new laptop please ForumNew Build, Suggestions Maybe? ForumYour PC laptop suggestions for a former Mac user? ForumSuggestions for a new laptop ForumLooking for a new laptop , suggestions welcome ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumLooking to get a laptop - any suggestions? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !