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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

24 Oct 2010   #1
zekramcross

Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit
 
 
Desktop or Laptop

Which do u choose?
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24 Oct 2010   #2
Prof Kerfuffle

Windows 7 Professional (x64/SP1) /Linux Mint 16
 
 

Desktop definitely just generally more powerful and more comfortable.

Professor Kerfuffle on his N1
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24 Oct 2010   #3
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

I'm more comfortable with a desktop, and like it better, but I loved my laptop until it pooped itself to death.
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24 Oct 2010   #4
IownAmoneyPit

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro//Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
 
 

Desktop because it can be easily built/upgraded/maintained and have a choice of using different size/brand Monitor or TV
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24 Oct 2010   #5
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I prefer desktops. They are much faster, quicker hard drives and far more upgradable. While I like having a laptop around, you pretty much have to buy those retail so you don't have much ability to really customize them. So, while I own a laptop....it's just another computer. My Desktop on the other hand is my creation and it's exactly what I want.
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24 Oct 2010   #6
polarbear

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

I prefer both and use them daily, weekly, monthly and year around. Hope you can add "both" to your poll. GL
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24 Oct 2010   #7
strollin

W7 Ult desktop, W10 laptop, W10 laptop, W8.1 tablet
 
 

Another vote for a "both" category in the poll.
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24 Oct 2010   #8
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Should be a choice to choose both as the have very different piratical applications.
I prefer my Desktop but can't take it with me on a plane or anywhere else I would go and want to use a computer.
I'm aware you can use a smart phone although I don't own one but.

last year I snuck out of California and went to Texas to help my brother get his construction business setup after Hurricane Ike.

This included all his office computers and he designed a stand for his laptop to be installed in his truck to sit his laptop on and by using a converter plugged into his lighter socket I showed him how he could use it to get into the office systems using Go to my PC and a Verizon air card to actually create estimates.
Since the converter had 2 plug in sockets and a cooling fan he could also hook up a small printer and print out documents that either he created or where created at the office.

But definitely the Desktop as I often find myself frustrated waiting for the laptop to boot up or load pages, the one I have (old HP DV4000) and even my Mom's Gateway with Vista are just to slow for my taste.
Fabe
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24 Oct 2010   #9
MattRainier

7 Ultimate x64, Vista Ultimate x64, 7 Pro x64, XP Pro x86, Linux Mint Nadia Cinnamon
 
 

I'm a laptop user, but that's mainly because of a lack of space + need for portability...
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24 Oct 2010   #10
Kirsch

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

iPad?

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