Help me with my laptop :-(

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by atreyucurse, Dec 23, 2005.

  1. atreyucurse


    Feb 22, 2005
    hey there,

    I'm thinking of getting a Dell Inspiron 1300, specs:

    Intel Celeron M 360 Processor
    40GB Hard Drive (5400rpm)
    Memory:512DDR DDR 2 (533mhz)
    8X DVDRW (DVD Burner)
    Win XP

    Though will it be able to support a Line6 Tone Port UX-2 + Software? specs:

    Pentium IV 1.2 Ghz
    Win XP
    512 RAM
    1GB free HD
    Drive Speed of 5400rpm

    Any suggestions that I should get a different laptop for the UX-2? (though not too expensive...)

    I don't really know anything about computers...

    Thanks in advance for your help, :)

  2. FireBug


    Sep 18, 2005
    I laugh in the face of Intel Celeron. Seriously, go AMD and HP. You won't regret it.
  3. Ívar Þórólfsson

    Ívar Þórólfsson Mmmmmm... Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2001
    Kopavogur, Iceland
    Well, stay away from the Celeron if you can. They suck in desktops and suck even more so in laptops.

    Go with a non celeron Intel CPU or a good AMD.
  4. Definatly stay away from celeron processors, and Dell are a bit dodgy at times, they really messed a friend of mine over, now he has a laptop that cost £800 and is crap!

    I built my tower for less than that a year ago and its sooo many times better its not even funny :(
  5. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Lacey, WA
    Put me in the "STAY AWAY from Celerons" club.

  6. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Go with AMD or Pentium.
  7. Tsal


    Jan 28, 2000
    Finland, EU
    Can I please be marked up to the "Stay away from Windows club" :D


    One of these boxes would be minimum suxor and maximum roxor! :ninja:
  8. kserg


    Feb 20, 2004
    London, UK

    Only reason i still have windows is once in a month i might play some game that is only avelible on pc... if i was to get a laptop it would defenatly be apple... Laptop sucks for games anyway to why go with windows if you cant play games anyways...