Notebook choice Tags: Battery Notebooks Programming Laptops Last response: February 28, 2013 7:05 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share AHJ February 27, 2013 6:33:51 PM Hi, I need a new notebook, something with a good battery will be perfect. I use it for programming and a bit of video and photo editing (Photoshop). My budget is 500€. Any suggest? Thanks More about : notebook choice Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop February 27, 2013 7:07:22 PM Hi DEFINE good battery ? how many hours and doing what ? All the best Brett lxgoldsmith February 27, 2013 7:15:01 PM video editing and photo editing, or watching video and editing photos? Related resources Good NoteBook choice - Forum Cheap Notebook Choice - Forum Choice of Notebooks? - Forum N56JN-EB71 Gaming Notebook - Forum HP ENVY 15t-j100 Quad Edition CTO Notebook PC (ENERGY STAR) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer AHJ February 27, 2013 7:15:47 PM i'll say 5 h at least AHJ February 27, 2013 7:16:30 PM Video editing, not just watching videos. AHJ February 27, 2013 7:20:30 PM Sorry, I've answered partially your question, 5 h on a normal use (coding and compiling). Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop February 27, 2013 9:16:32 PM AHJ said:Sorry, I've answered partially your question, 5 h on a normal use (coding and compiling). Hi Not going to happen without a second battery... I tell my customers when selling them a Lappy... IF you are WORKING on the lappy, take the manufacturers figures and divide by 3 So 6 hours is REALLY 2...etc All the best Brett AHJ February 28, 2013 6:31:35 AM Ok thanks! So can you suggest me some laptop? tigerg a b D Laptop February 28, 2013 6:40:49 AM Coding and compiling? Uh.. in what environment? That can drastically effect battery usage. AHJ February 28, 2013 7:05:28 AM tigerg said:Coding and compiling? Uh.. in what environment? That can drastically effect battery usage. I use Eclipse and i work with Ubuntu (I keep Windows just for Photoshop) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved720p gaming notebook Forum SolvedMX-4 to repaste my notebook Forum SolvedCan I put a new graphics card in my notebook? (laptop) Forum SolvedWhat notebook/laptop to buy? Forum SolvedNotebook or Gaming PC? Forum SolvedI need a light Gaming Notebook! Forum SolvedWhich kingston notebook ram to choose? Forum SolvedMSI GT70 Dominator-895 17.3" vs ASUS ROG Notebook Intel Core i7 16GB Memory 750GB HDD + 8GB SSD Blu-Ray Forum SolvedIs this laptop worthless? Please help decide if this notebook will do for my son Forum SolvedLooking for gaming notebook Forum Solvedis it possible to use memory module 8GB 2X 4GB DDR3 on Notebook Satellite M505D-S4930 that shipped with 4GB DDR2 800MHz ? Forum SolvedGaming Mouse of choice Forum Solvedbest cooling choice for my R9 290 Forum SolvedHelp me with my laptop choice Forum SolvedNeed a bit of advice of new GPU choice Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !