Help choosing laptop Tags: Laptops Product Last response: June 29, 2011 8:23 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share winechick44 June 29, 2011 6:43:40 PM Trying to decide between these two laptops, was wondering if one is better than the other. They are both the same price. Thanks HP dv6t Select Laptop or Dell Inspiron 15R HP Processor & Memory: Intel® Core™ i5-2410M Processor at 2.3GHz 3MB L3 Cache 6GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 DIMM) Drives: 640GB (5,400RPM) SATA Hard Drive Blu-Ray and SuperMulti DVD Burner Graphics & Video: 15.6" High Definition LED BrightView Display (1366 x 768) Integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000 (HDMI, VGA) Communications: Intel 802.11 b/g/n WLAN Integrated 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN Audio: Beats™ Audio for Superior Sound and Two Speakers that Tilt Keyboard: HP Standard Keyboard Personalization: Color: Brushed Aluminum in Dark Umber (metal) Integrated HP TrueVision HD Webcam, Microphone and SimplePass Fingerprint Reader Ports: 2x SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports 2x USB 2.0 Ports 1x HDMI 1x VGA 1x RJ-45 (LAN) 1x Media Card Reader Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) Productivity Software: Office Home & Student 2010 - Full Version Microsoft® Word Microsoft® Excel Microsoft® PowerPoint Additional Software: Norton Internet Security™ (60 Day Trial) Power Supply: 6-cell Lithium Ion Battery 65W AC Adapter Additional Information: Approximate Weight: 5.78 lbs. Dimensions: 14.88 W x 9.71" D x 1.23"~1.39" H ENERGY STAR Qualified or DELL Processor & Memory: Intel® Core™ i5-2410M Processor 2.3GHz (TurboBoost up to 2.9) 6GB DDR3 2 DIMM Drives: 640GB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive Blu-ray combo Drive Graphics & Video: 15.6" High Definition (720p) LED Display with TrueLife™ Intel HD Graphics 3000 Communications: Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030 + Bluetooth Integrated 1.0MP Webcam Audio: High Definition Audio 2.0 with SRS Premium Sound I/O Ports & Slots: 8-in-1 Card Reader 2 - USB 3.0 1 - USB 2.0 1 eSATA/USB 2.0 15-pin VGA Connector RJ-45 (LAN) AC Adapter Connector Audio Jacks (1 line-out, 1 Mic-in) HDMI 10/100 WLAN Productivity Software: Office Home & Student 2010 - Full Version Microsoft® Word Microsoft® Excel Microsoft® PowerPoint Operating System: Microsoft® Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) Additional Software: McAfee Platinum - 30 day Adobe® Acrobat® Reader Power Supply: 6-Cell Battery Additional Information: Dimensions: W 13.5" x D 9.68" x H 1.20" front - 1.29" back Weight (Approximately): 4.89 lbs More about : choosing laptop r3xx3r June 29, 2011 7:18:05 PM they seem to be identical machines. i would pick the one you think looks better winechick44 June 29, 2011 7:33:18 PM r3xx3r said:they seem to be identical machines. i would pick the one you think looks better Is Dell better than HP? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer trogdor796 June 29, 2011 8:23:55 PM I wouldn't say either of those brands are more reliable than the other, so pick what one you like best. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHelp on choosing gaming laptop ForumNeed help choosing a (customized) gaming laptop ! ForumPLEASE HELP ;Need help in choosing which laptop is better for me. ForumHelp Choosing A Laptop ForumHelp choosing between a few laptop types ForumNeed help choosing laptop ForumNeed Help choosing Lenovo Laptop ForumPlease help for choosing laptop ForumHelp Choosing Laptop /Questions ForumNeed help in choosing laptop ForumClueless mother needs help choosing laptop :( ForumNeed help choosing my laptop for WoW. ForumHelp Me Choosing A Laptop ! ForumHelp choosing a laptop Toshiba C850 vs L850 ForumNeed help for choosing better laptop ForumHelp with choosing my laptop ForumPlease help choosing laptop graphics ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumNeed help choosing a laptop around $699 ForumNeed help choosing laptop - build quality, cooling etc More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !