Looking fot a laptop with the best battery life Tags: Laptops Battery Last response: May 28, 2011 11:29 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share samba_0891 May 26, 2011 11:50:10 PM Hi i'm looking for a laptop to be used on trips including long plane flights, mostly for watching movies and web browsing, also some light to medium gaming would be nice, as would windows 7 home Basically battery life is the most important, i dont mind having a medium spec for the rest 1. What is your budget? £600/$1000 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14.1 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1280 800 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? portable 5. How much battery life do you need? at least 7hrs 6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)? fallout 3 on lowest setting maybe, or am i asking too much? 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) movies, web browsing 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 320/500 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. I really dont know where to buy it from, somewhere which i can easily return it for warrantyrepair etc if needed 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? for a while, i still use my dell inspiron occasinally and thats 8 years old or more 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? dvd rom 12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons. not sure, please recommend 13. What country do you live in? UK 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. preferably not a glossy screen, Thanks! More about : fot laptop battery life samba_0891 May 28, 2011 5:15:45 PM Hi my research from a while back found the ASUS UL80Vt-A1 http://www.amazon.com/UL80Vt-A1-14-Inch-Light-Laptop-Ba... claims 11.5hrs battery life and the rest of the spc looks good, but is 2.5 years old anyone know of anything more updated? Irontheater May 28, 2011 5:32:30 PM Lenovo X220: Costs: Starting price 979$ Lasts 7.15 hours on small battery, 14.5 hours running a Video on large battery, probably the best battery life i've seen http://www.pcworld.com/article/223366/lenovo_thinkpad_x... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer samba_0891 May 28, 2011 11:29:20 PM Thanks for the reply Irontheater, that one looks great but in the uk i can only find it for double the price! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources AMD vs. Intel: Battery Life Investigated Forum Looking for a laptop with battery life Forum Looking for a gaming laptop , but without terrible battery life Forum Looking for a portable gaming laptop with good battery life Forum Looking for a laptop under $600, With good battery life Forum Best battery life laptop Forum Best Dell laptop for trips? (w/wi-fi, dvd, battery life ) Forum 15.6" Laptop With Extreme Battery Life Forum Modest Gaming Laptop with Battery Life Forum Laptop Battery Life Lasts Half as Long Overnight Forum Need a good gaming laptop with high battery life Forum Laptop Advice: Portable + Battery Life + Some Power Forum Who makes the best laptop for creating animation Forum Best Way To Conserve Battery Life Forum Gaming laptop with good build quality/ battery life Forum Laptop battery life Forum I need help! Forum Looking for gaming/photo video editing laptop 2000$ budget Forum Acer laptop help centre Forum Sager vs Asus: The Best One ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !