I need help to find the right laptop Tags: Laptops Screen Resolution Games Last response: August 14, 2011 3:30 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share TaxCollector August 14, 2011 12:28:01 PM Hello, I hope you can help me find the right laptop. Here are my answers to the questions: 1. What is your budget? 1200€ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? about 15 inch 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? rather portable 5. How much battery life do you need? more than 2 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)? Starcraft II - high settings 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) I have to use Matlab very often for my university course and there is a good chance that I will need it for work as well after I graduate next year. 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? I am not planning to store much media, maybe a few gigabytes of music. I just want to be able to install programs important to me such as matlab, starcraft II, ... 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Not yet considering any specific sites to buy from 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? A couple of years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVD ROM/writer 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. No preference 13. What country do you live in? Belgium 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. I want a laptop with good cooling and a low amount of noise. More about : find laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove WR2 Laptop Master August 14, 2011 1:37:29 PM Hello TaxCollector; One great option with everything you've asked for: Dell XPS 15-laptop ~€1.159 Core i7-2630QM quad core Sandy Bridge CPU, 4GB RAM, 500GB 7200rpm HDD 15.6" 1920x1080 LCD w/ GT 540 graphics card | Report abuse WR2 Laptop Master August 14, 2011 1:39:10 PM Here is a review: Dell XPS 15 L502X (Sandy Bridge) Review | Report abuse TaxCollector August 14, 2011 3:30:45 PM thanks | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>I need help to find the right laptop> Related ressources: ForumHelp me find the right laptop for my needs? ForumCan't find the right laptop , portable, $600 budget. ForumNeed help w/ finding the right laptop ForumHelp me find a laptop that's right for me! ForumNeed help finding the right laptop .... ForumNeed help finding the right laptop ForumHelp me find the right laptop ForumHelp me find the laptop thats right for me. ForumNeed help finding the right laptop ForumHelp finding the right laptop ForumTrying to find the right budget laptop ForumNeed help selecting the right laptop ! ForumHelp me find the right Laptop ForumLaptop memory question Forum[Solved] Where is the cmos battery on the Gateway P-6860 FX laptop computer ForumNeed help buying ForumToshiba Laptop will NOT connect to external Display! ForumHelp!! ForumLooking for new Laptop..... ForumAcer laptop won't boot More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !