"My old reliable X40 IBM ThinkPad finally came to the end of its
day so I had to replace it with a new laptop. These days though
instead of having to buy a Windows laptop and retrofitting Linux on
it, I have a wide variety of Linux notebooks to choose from.
"I've tried a good sized sampling of the current generation of
Linux laptops--the Dell 1420 with Ubuntu, and Asus Eee spring to
mind--but I finally decided to buy a Lenovo R61 ThinkPad. It's not
that I found the other laptops lacking. For most users, I'd
recommend the Dell 1420. For users on a budget or for whom having
the lightest possible full-service laptop is all important, I'd
commend the Asus models without a moment's hesitation..."
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.