Laptop for architecture student Tags: Laptops Last response: September 7, 2011 7:55 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share rsolcastillo September 6, 2011 3:34:29 AM Hi everyone I'm looking for a new laptop I'm an architecture student and I need my laptop for programs such as autocad, 3dmax, etc.... so maybe you can help me 1. What is your budget? $1300 top 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14-17" 3. What screen resolution do you want? whatever 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? both 5. How much battery life do you need? +6hrs 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)? maybe fifa but its not too important as cad 3d modeling programs 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) Cad 3d modeling video editing 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? doesn't matter really 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. amazon, direct from the manufacters pages 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? as long as I can 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? dvd writer would do the trick 12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you donbe 't like and explain the reasons. hp dell sony apple 13. What country do you live in? Guatemala, but I'll buy mi laptop in USA. 14.Additional info considering dell xps 17 hp envy 14 or dv7tqe apple macbook pro and sony f series so If anyone can help me would be great. More about : laptop architecture student Maziar a c 244 D Laptop September 6, 2011 8:13:29 AM Hello and welcome to the forums ! Dell XPS 15z is a good choice. XPS 17/Envy 14/DV7 are all good but none of them last for at least 6 hrs Maziar a c 244 D Laptop September 7, 2011 7:00:35 AM The OP needs at least 6hrs battery Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources The best laptop for architecture student under $1000 AUD Forum Low budget Laptop for Architecture Student Forum Low budget Laptop for Architecture Student Forum Low budget Laptop for Architecture Student Forum The best laptop for an architecture student on a low budget ! Forum Architecture Student Laptop Forum Best Laptop for an Architecture Student ? Forum Architecture Student 's Laptop Forum Architecture Student Needs Some Advice (Budget CAD Workstation) Forum Laptop for Architecture student Forum $1100 Architecture Student Build ~ 3d Modeling/ Rendering Forum Suggestions for a good laptop for an architectural student Forum Architecture student looking to build/purchase best system for autoCAD/Rendering Forum Gaming laptop under 1000 Forum Dell laptop keyboard numbers five & six not working Forum os(win xp) installation in hp laptop for the first time Forum Which laptop? Lenovo Edge 420s or HP Envy 14 Forum Need help choosing laptop Forum HP 6910P laptop external vga Forum The best laptop for an architecture student on a low budget ! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !