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post #11 of 18
Not on the list but my EeePC works nicley

Add a 2GB stick but win 7 starter pretty snappy for what it is
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post #12 of 18
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Originally Posted by Yoko Littner View Post
how so?
They are nothing but problems.

Dell sent my company 20 of them so I passed them out amongst the employees, within the first month 10 of them were gifted or sold (because of how slow and buggy they were).

Almost every single one had wireless issues, touchpad issues, and video problems.

Not worth it.

I spend a lot of money with dell and I prefer most of their hardware, if the minis were good I'd certainly vouch for them.
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post #13 of 18
Do not get the HP or the compaq, I am a technician at an IT repair company and HP and compaq arnt very reliable. llenovo is quite good.
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post #14 of 18
I'd give a +1 to EeePc by Asus as well. (more specifically the 1015pn/1201n/1215n) but otherwise yea I'd stay away from the dell mini and lean towards the lenovo.
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Originally Posted by Traxion View Post
I'd give a +1 to EeePc by Asus as well. (more specifically the 1015pn/1201n/1215n) but otherwise yea I'd stay away from the dell mini and lean towards the lenovo.
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Originally Posted by Witchdoctor View Post
Not on the list but my EeePC works nicley

Add a 2GB stick but win 7 starter pretty snappy for what it is
I think ill get the lenovo but NEVER an eee again

The reason I need to get a new is because I had problems with the screen. And as stupid as I was I thought it was covered by the warranty. So I contacted asus and had them pick it up, but it turns out they've taking my netbook as a hostage now leaving me with 3 options

Repair the screen: 355$

I do not accept NOT repair offer. Return the device against an examination fee 174$

We accept NOT repair bid. The device can be scrapped on the workshop.
handling fee 102$

They must be out of their mind!!!

No one ever warned me about these HUGE fees and that it was not covered by the warranty. I would never have sent the laptop if I was told that the fees would be as much as a new netbook or that the damage was not covered by the warranty. Even just the fees for disposing of the netbook or returning it are ridicolous.

I hope asus is treating you better over there in the States...
post #16 of 18
Did you ever sign or agree to any possible fees?
Was your netbook still under warranty?
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post #17 of 18
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dark View Post
Did you ever sign or agree to any possible fees?
Was your netbook still under warranty?
Yes its still under warranty from july 2007 and I has never signed anything. I spoke to the asus support on the phone, then they sent me an email from UPS where I needed to choose what time they should pick the laptop up. Thats all

I never expected this from Asus. Of all companies they were one of the highest on my list that I trusted
post #18 of 18
Request or locate what the warranty covers and what costs are implied with those coverages.
Once you have all the facts, call them back and lay them out, at the very least they should return your card putting the shipping charge on you but nothing more.
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