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Q: Laptop/Notebook information needed ASAP ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   1 Comment )
Subject: Laptop/Notebook information needed ASAP
Category: Computers
Asked by: oraccomp-ga
List Price: $15.00
Posted: 29 May 2003 10:34 PDT
Expires: 28 Jun 2003 10:34 PDT
Question ID: 210308
G'day. I need a list of Notebook/laptop computers that: are under
£1100 inclusive AND have a CD-RW/DVD combo unit AND have 256mb Ram AND
have a 14" minimum screen size AND have a 20gb Minimum HD size AND
have an integral floppy drive AND, the most IMPORTANT part, MUST have
an IR port. Finally, Must be available in the UK. Make, Model, brief
spec and IR confirmation! Nominate a dealer if you know one also.

Request for Question Clarification by errol-ga on 29 May 2003 10:40 PDT
Hi there!

While I work on your question, how computers do you want in this list roughly?

Kind regards,
Subject: Re: Laptop/Notebook information needed ASAP
Answered By: errol-ga on 29 May 2003 11:59 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars

I didn't find as many as I thought I would, this specification is hard
to find!
I have listed the models I found below with the prices with links to
online stores.
Note that I couldn't find out if the prices from John Lewis included
VAT or not but I suspect that they do.

HP Pavilion ZE5232
- Intel® Pentium® 4 2.53GHz processor
- 256Mb DDR RAM, upgradeable up to 1Gb DDR RAM
- 40Gb EIDE hard disk drive
- Combined DVD-ROM and CD-RW disc drive
- Fixed internal 3½" 1.44Mb floppy disk drive
- 15" XGA TFT LCD colour display, 1024 x 768 pixel resolution
- 3D SoundBlaster Pro compatible sound 16-bit integrated
- Altec Lansing stereo speakers
- Integrated ATI Mobility Radeon graphics
- Up to 64Mb shared video RAM
- 88 key full-size keyboard, 5 one-touch buttons and touch pad
pointing device
- Communication: Internal 56Kbps v.92 ready fax/data modem, 10/100
Ethernet LAN, one Type II PC card slot, CardBus enabled, FireWire
IEEE1394 interface, high-speed internet ready
- Ports: 3x USB ports, VGA port, Infra-red port, Parallel port, Port
replicator connector, PS/2 port, S-Video TV out

John Lewis - £1,049 (Out of stock at the moment)

Dabs - £1,099
Toshiba 1410-801

- Mobile Intel Celeron 2.0GHz processor
- 30GB hard drive
- CD-RW/DVD-ROM drive
- Internal 3.5 inch floppy disk drive
- 14.1 inch TFT colour display
- 1024 x 768 resolution
- 16.7 million colours
- NVIDIA GeForce4 420 Go graphics card
- 16MB video RAM
- Lithium-ion battery (life: up to 2.7 hours)
- 56K V.90 modem
- 10/100 Base-TX ethernet
- Built-in stereo speakers
- Three USB ports
- Fast InfraRed (FIR) port

John Lewis - £999

Toshiba Sat Pro 2100

- Intel Pentium 4-M 1.9 GHz
- 256 MB DDR (1 GB max)
- 30 GB HD
- 14.1" TFT active matrix monitor
- NVidia GeForce4 420 Go graphics
- infrared - IrDA 

Dabs - £1,056.32 inc VAT

Micro Warehouse - £1,045.74 inc VAT

Toshiba Sat Pro 2100 (Celeron 2Ghz)

- As above except CPU

Dabs - £927.07 inc VAT

Stores searched

I hope this helps!
Kind regards,
oraccomp-ga rated this answer:5 out of 5 stars and gave an additional tip of: $10.00
This is a classic case where, thanks to you, I was able to "do two
things at once"! I have ordered, received and dispatched the Satellite
Pros to my client and we've all come out smiling. Excellent. Thank

Subject: Re: Laptop/Notebook information needed ASAP
From: errol-ga on 04 Jun 2003 14:06 PDT
Thankyou for your generosity Oraccomp!
It was a pleasure to research this for you.

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