[ubuntu-uk] Choice of laptop

Simon Greenwood sfgreenwood at gmail.com
Mon Nov 3 13:10:36 UTC 2014

pcspecialist.co.uk give you the option to configure a machine without
having Windows installed (and knock the price of the licence off on the
config form, as do several other UK custom builders.


On 3 November 2014 12:57, Gareth France <gareth.france at cliftonts.co.uk>

> I firmly believe part of the problem with Linux adoption is that we all go
> out, buy Windows machines and then wipe them. This sends out the message to
> manufacturers that we want Windows on our machines and so the cycle
> continues.
> I'm looking to purchase a laptop shortly and would much prefer to buy a
> machine with Linux pre-installed but of course choice is limited. I was
> wondering what budget machines are available and recommended. Yes I know
> Dell will sell me one for a sqillion pounds but I'm looking to spend about
> £500.
> Thanks
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