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#402184 - 02/27/12 12:05 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
RockleAchhari Offline

Registered: 12/05/11
Posts: 16
Loc: US
I bought LENOVO laptop since 2009 till issue, I get.
It will be good one!

#403096 - 03/09/12 05:35 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: RockleAchhari]
NC Broker Offline

Registered: 06/22/07
Posts: 109
Loc: USA
Mega bump to an almost 10yr old post.

I just bought a Lenovo x220. I have stayed with Lenovo for years. I have tried newer Toshiba, Dell, HP's and Macs. None hold a candle to a sold Thinkpad X or T series for business use. Sony Z series is good but extremely pricey, $1500+.

#403261 - 03/13/12 03:18 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
Scintillion Offline

Registered: 01/26/12
Posts: 437
Loc: Colorado, USA
I really prefer a desktop - but for a laptop I find that HP, Sony and Asus make decent choices.

#403409 - 03/15/12 08:33 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
Malok Offline

Registered: 08/18/07
Posts: 441
Loc: Kentucky - in a barn!
@Scintillion - definitely agree with both counts. At home, I prefer a desktop w/ multiple screens. (more computing power/speed in a desktop for the same price point as a laptop)

For a laptop, Asus is tops in my book.

#403705 - 03/21/12 11:29 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
jacksena Offline
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Registered: 03/21/12
Posts: 2
Loc: india delhi
You can take apple Mac for better work which provide you fast speed than PC and also provide more security. For any query take Mac OS Support for better information.

#403849 - 03/23/12 06:26 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: jacksena]
Tandem Realty Offline

Registered: 03/23/12
Posts: 30
Loc: Nashville, TN
So obviously, people are pretty passionate about their brands. Personally, I'm a hybrid PC/Mac guy. IMHO, it comes down to quality and longevity versus price. Traditionally, if you want to buy a car that is cheaper, you may get a Kia. It may last a while, but ultimately pales in comparison to other brands in the way of quality and longevity. If your concern is primarily quality/longevity, you may buy a Honda. In my experience, it's the exact same with the PC/Mac discussion. If your main concern is price, then buy a Dell or HP. You'll keep it for a few years and then it will start to get buggy and more and more prone to virus attack. If you want a computer that you will have absolutely NO issues with, then buy a Mac. It is definitely more expensive, but ultimately will result in almost zero maintenance issues or virus attacks and will probably last twice as long. It's all in what your budget allows! (And also, how passionate you are about your brands already;)

Edited by Tandem Realty (03/23/12 06:29 PM)

#404495 - 04/05/12 12:44 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Tandem Realty]
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Registered: 12/03/05
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#405211 - 04/18/12 06:36 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
RIzwan Offline

Registered: 04/04/12
Posts: 99
Loc: Pakistan
I think hp machine is good for agents of real estate,
If i am an agent i ll defiantly buy ho machine.

#405315 - 04/20/12 06:11 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
shana Offline
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Registered: 11/07/07
Posts: 1602
Loc: Nevada
"If i am an agent i ll defiantly buy ho machine."

If someone told me not to buy a "ho" machine, I would probably run right out and buy one, just to be "defiant." LOL

Hey, is the infamous property in Abbottabad for sale??

#405388 - 04/22/12 02:22 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
manhattanscout Offline

Registered: 02/14/12
Posts: 31
Loc: New York, NY
Here in New York City most agents and broker use a macbook for a good reason. It's fast, safe and elegant.

#408783 - 06/18/12 07:23 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest] Offline

Registered: 06/17/12
Posts: 32
Loc: Phuket, Thailand
the new mac book looks like everything you need now, I cannot imagine what they already invented in their secret laboratories

#411282 - 08/14/12 06:28 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
savvymoney Offline

Registered: 08/14/12
Posts: 87
Loc: Canada
A basic windows PC with a CRM is really all you need. As long as that machine can keep track of your business then you dont need to spend $1000+ for eye candy (mac vs pc)

#417802 - 01/03/13 11:58 AM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
kelly james Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 01/03/13
Posts: 4
Loc: united states
I have HP laptop and its pretty good...

#421749 - 03/17/13 05:34 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Guest]
Joe Hayden Offline

Registered: 03/10/13
Posts: 52
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Get a Mac and don't look back... Speed and reliability are far superior to typical PC products. You pay for it upfront, but the time-savings dependability will pay off in the long-run...

#421810 - 03/18/13 11:46 PM Re: Buying a new computer [Re: Joe Hayden]
Scintillion Offline

Registered: 01/26/12
Posts: 437
Loc: Colorado, USA
@Malok - I have an Asus currently and am very pleased with it. Have been looking at upgrading but it's been difficult to find a new computer which has truly superior technology along with a competent operating system.

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