What should I look for when buying a laptop?
fozz at hypermoo.com
Fri Nov 27 21:05:02 MST 2015
On Fri, 27 Nov 2015 09:17:13 -0700
Nicholas Stewart <nicholas4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've been running Ubuntu for a few years on a vm on osx. I'm thinking
> of buying a new laptop or desktop and formatting it to run Ubuntu
> Is there anything I need to be aware of or watch out for? For
> example, a few years ago I had problems with broadcom wireless cards
> while running ubuntu. I'd hate to buy a new $400 laptop and have
> issues getting Ubuntu on it.
I've had excellent luck the last year or so with my Lenovo T440s that
Bluehost bought to work with. If I were to buy a laptop today for myself,
I'd definitely buy a Lenovo T450s, the update to the T440s.
Doran L. Barton <fozz at hypermoo.com> - Linux, Perl, Web, good fun, and more!
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