Every Talk I Have About Buying a Laptop Goes Like This…


Me: Yeah it's probably time for an upgrade. What are your needs?

Buyer: Something lightweight and easy to carry around.

Me: Well you could get (lists a couple of cheap netbooks).

Buyer: Yeah I was looking at those, but I do a lot of stuff with photos/video/flash/whatever and they say those netbooks aren't powerful enough.

Me: Oh, you didn't say that when I asked about your needs. You need a more powerful ultraportable. There's (really cool $1,200 ultraportable with good processor and plenty of RAM and hard drive space)...