Most Popular Laptops for February 2007

Most Popular Laptops for February 2007

Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular notebook is viewed on this sites product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking at and thinking about buying. In of 2007 the HP dv6000t, now offered with Windows Vista, continues to hold very steady at #1. The new Toshiba Satellite A135 notebook made a strong showing at #4 during its first month of availability on the market.

1. HP Pavilion dv6000t(Previously #1) –The dv6000t is popular, and in a big way. No wonder though. Its 15.4″ widescreen form factor is the most popular type and the dv6000t is widely available in stores. The cool design of the dv6000t with its imprint finish and offering of a powerful Core 2 Duo processor and Nvidia 7400 graphics card make this Vista loaded notebook a nice choice for a multimedia home PC. HP dv6000t Reviews| HP dv6000t User Opinions2. Lenovo ThinkPad T60 (Previously #2) – The ThinkPad T60 is available with either a Core Duo or Core 2 Duo processor. It comes with either a 14″ or 15″ display, there is also a widescreen version of the 15″ T60. This thin and light is all about business, featuring one of the best keyboards in the industry, dual pointing devices and optional integrated WAN. Lenovo ThinkPad T60 Reviews| Lenovo ThinkPad T60 User Opinions3. Dell Inspiron e1505 / Inspiron 6400(Previously #3) – The Inspiron e1505 holds steady from last month. The Inspiron e1505, sold as the Inspiron 6400 through Dell business, is fully customizable and now includes the Core 2 Duo processor, a high resolution 15.4″ display and several drive options. Windows Vista now comes pre-loaded on any e1505 you configure. Dell has found a nice blend of performance and price with the e1505. Dell Inspiron e1505 Reviews| Dell Inspiron e1505 User Opinions4. Toshiba Satellite A135(new to top 10)– The Toshiba Satellite A135 is a new Toshiba laptop with a 15.4″ screen and sporting Windows Vista. The A135 can be configured in a variety of ways, anything from a Celeron processor to Core 2 Duo. The A135 is a good choice for first time laptop buyers. Toshiba | Satellite A135 Reviews| Toshiba Satellite A135 User Opinions5.Sony VAIO SZ(Previously #5)– Performance in a small package, that sums up the Sony VAIO SZ. The bright glossy 13.3″ display is powered by dedicated graphics and a Core Duo processor. Sony also introduced an SZ4 recently available with Core 2 Duo.  The SZ has been popular for a long time and is holding very strong. It is now available with Windows Vista too. Sony VAIO SZ Reviews| Sony VAIO SZ User Opinions6. Apple MacBook Pro(new to top ten) Apple’s MacBook Pro is one of the nicest looking notebooks on the market. It’s not all about beauty though, the MacBook Pro offers an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, ATI X1600 video card and DVI output in a 15.4″ or 17″ screen size. Apple MacBook Pro Reviews| Apple MacBook Pro User Opinions7. HP Pavilion dv9000t(new to top ten)– The HP dv9000t is an Intel Core 2 Duo powered offering with a 17-inch screen. You can now get the dv9000t with Windows Vista. The dv9000t offers a built-in number pad, lots of multimedia features, slick HP imprint wave design and best of all — a price of around $1,000! HP dv9000z Reviews| HP dv9000z User Opinions8. Sony VAIO TX(new to top ten)– The Sony VAIO TX series is Sony’s sleak ultraportable offering. With a stunningly bright 11.1″ screen, low weight of 2.4lbs and integrated DVD drive for entertainment or work on the go, this laptop was made for the road warrior. You can get various WWAN options for connecting to the internet over a cellular connection as well. Sony VAIO TX Reviews| Sony VAIO TX User Opinions9. Sony VAIO FE(new to top ten)– The Sony VAIO FE series from Sony has a 15.4″ widescreen, Intel Core 2 Duo processor, optional built-in camera, swappable multi-function optical drive bay and a vivid X-Brite display technology. The VAIO FE now comes standard with Windows Vista Home Premium. Sony VAIO FE Reviews| Sony VAIO FE User Opinions10. Toshiba Satellite P105(new to top ten)– The Toshiba Satellite P105 is a desktop replacement 17″ screen notebook offerings. It features a number pad in the keyboard, glossy widescreen display, harman kardon speakers, great build quality, a cool dual mode touchpad and comes standard with Windows Vista now. It can be configured on a budget for $999 or tricked out with all high end components and cost $2,000. Toshiba Satellite P105 Reviews| Toshiba Satellite P105 User Opinions

And here’s the rest of ’em rounding out the top 20 most viewed and popular notebooks on for the month of :

11. Sony VAIO C

12. Sony VAIO N

13. HP Pavilion dv6000z

14. Acer Aspire 5102

15. Apple MacBook

16. HP Pavilion dv2000t

17. Dell Inspiron e1705

18. Lenovo (IBM) 3000 N100

19. Dell XPS M1210

20. Sony VAIO UX Micro PC

To see how the Top 10 Notebooks of looked view this article.  And remember, to get advice on which notebook to buy don’t just go with what’s popular, visit our What Notebook Should I Buy forumto ask what everyone else thinks you should buy based on your needs.  Check out how the current standings for this weeks most popular notebookslooks.

Top 20 Threads for

While we’re on the subject of top 20, to give an idea of what the hot topics were in the forums last month in the forums, here’s a list of the most viewed forum threads posted in :

  1. Installing Vista Clean on a SZ330P/B – My experience (poster Mobilehavoc, posted 2/10/2007, 7,609 views, 71 replies)
  2. Toshiba A135-S2276 XP Upgrade Problems (poster chuck50dvdr, posted 2/11/2007, 6,025 views, 68 replies)
  3. Windows Vista: The Best Case for Windows XP Ever (poster Pulp, posted 2/22/2007, 5,786 views, 99 replies)
  4. Asus G1 Owners (poster m394byt3, posted 2/3/2007, 4899 views, 77 replies)
  5. Vista EU Drivers (poster leventozler, posted 2/1/2007, 4584 views, 49 replies)
  6. download the new Acer Empowering Technology(tested with as5672) (poster q8phantom, posted 2/5/2007, 3,875 views, 36 replies)
  7. Battery Information – We Desperately Need YOUR Help! (poster CalebSchmerge, posted 2/12/2007, 3,242 views, 99 replies)
  8. Asus V1JP with Windows Vista Ultimate Review (poster lenardg, posted 2/4/2007, 3,191 views, 42 replies)
  9. Santa Rosa: Don’t Bother Waiting? (poster Evil_Sheep, posted 2/2/2007, 2,648 views, 32 replies)
  10. Asus ASMobile Z84Jp Review (poster Chaz, posted 2/7/2007, 2,647 views, 50 replies)
  11. Gateway MT3705 Vista Notebook Review (poster mmk, posted 2/5/2007, 2,580 views, 22 replies)
  12. Best game ever. (poster el_superhombre, posted 2/13/2007, 2433 views, 96 replies)
  13. x2300 is not DirectX 10 compliant (poster Mr._Kubelwagen, posted 2/7/2007, 2,316 views, 48 replies)
  14. Asus @ Best Buy (poster wellVersed, posted 2/26/2007, 2,254 views, 47 replies)
  15. Any way to get Windows Vista sticker from Dell? (poster jhu, posted 2/2/2007, 2,181 views, 48 replies)
  16. Shipping from lenovo? (poster chaosrl, posted 2/9/2007, 2176 views, 93 replies)
  17. Well, time to say goodbye to my Dell M1210 (poster Sirius_GTO, posted 2/15/2007, 2,135 views, 55 replies)
  18. Is a 17″ too hefty for a student? (poster sadiqhassan, posted 2/12/2007, 2,026 views, 44 replies)
  19. HP has no plans to support dv2000t users with Vista audio drivers!!! (poster jadedraverla, posted 2/14/2007, 2,017 views, 28 replies)
  20. Successor to the ThinkPad T60! (poster Jay_Z, posted 2/21/2007, 1,983 views, 49 replies)





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