I've poured over your forums for days now and have enjoyed the expertise of this community. I don't buy computers a lot these days as things change so often. I mostly use Linux for my daily activities and I am looking for a dual core/quad core laptop with decent ram/hd and lots of accessories like esata port and slots for sd cards and such.
I'm looking to upgrade this baby over time for the long haul.
Thanks for all the help.
So far here are my picks after going through the forums: