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Windows 7: Desktop or Laptop

View Poll Results: Desktop or Laptop
Desktop 34 68.00%
Laptop 7 14.00%
Both 9 18.00%
Voters: 50. You may not vote on this poll

26 Oct 2010   #41

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Both option added to poll.
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26 Oct 2010   #42


Since "both" has been added, that will be my vote.

Too hard to carry a desktop on planes.
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26 Oct 2010   #43

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit

thanks for adding the "both" option i've been trying to figure how to.. lol
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26 Oct 2010   #44


It's both for me.
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26 Oct 2010   #45
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

I prefer my 2 desktops (one reason is because I need a big screen), but the wife likes her 3 laptops (which I maintain). The big number of systems is because we live in different locations and I would not like to lug the stuff over the ocean - not even a laptop.
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26 Oct 2010   #46

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit

i choose desktops just for more upgrade capabililiites and plus i dont travel anywhere far away and i dont go to college so i dont need a laptop right now.
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26 Oct 2010   #47

Windows 7 Ultimate

I'm both...I have\use 3 Laptops and 3 PC's
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27 Oct 2010   #48

Windows 7 x64 Pro

I have a need for both. I use my Laptop the most as I have little room in my house and no place for a desk. However, I have a very powerful laptop and use it more often anyway as I can sit where ever and still be able to work. I do miss my desktop, I miss the abilities it has in comparison to the laptop and I miss being able to sit at a desk and be up close and personal with the I just can't find a place I am comfortable enough with my laptop to use it the way I did with my desktop.

I have a ton of computers in my house. The wife has a Laptop and a Netbook, I have a Laptop, Netbook, Desktop (I use it for games on the projector) and both the kids each have a desktop. I also have my old HP Laptop I still use occasionally, and I have 2 Dell 2850 Rack Mount servers and a Dell NAS setup. So yea I have a $400.00 a month electric
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27 Oct 2010   #49


Desktop for work and Laptop for others .
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27 Oct 2010   #50

Win 7 Professional 64bit

You can't really upgrade a laptop. A laptop wouldn't have enough harddisk space for my data, and I'm not a fan of external hard drives.

When I leave my office for a longer period of time I borrow my father's laptop (thank you Daddy!). But I don't really enjoy working with it. It's ok for emailing and a bit of web surfing but it's not really suitable for any serious graphics jobs.
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