1. What is your budget? around $1400, can go up to $1500
2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14-15 inch
3. What screen resolution do you want? anything above 720p
4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? more portable
5. How much battery life do you need? at least 3 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)? yes, it should run games like crisis 2 and upcoming battlefield 3.
7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) video/photo editing
8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? doesn't matter
9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3-4 years
11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? any
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. any brand should do.
13. What country do you live in? Canada
(backlit keyboard is preferred, but it doesn't really matter)