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Best all-in-one PCs for students at uni? (Or laptops? Anybody got a Lenovo?) 5 hours ago 31 Jul 23:29 Replies: 14 Views: 192
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Microsoft Surface 2 or Apple MacBook Air 11? 6 hours ago 31 Jul 22:01 Replies: 7 Views: 123
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Any help with speeding up a slow laptop? 1 day ago 30 Jul 9:51 Replies: 13 Views: 270
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Cutting open my laptop to try and fix the power supply? 2 days ago 29 Jul 23:20 Replies: 13 Views: 211
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Which Mac to get for University? 2 days ago 29 Jul 23:15 Replies: 17 Views: 404
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HELP: iTunes not picking up my iPhone 2 days ago 29 Jul 21:51 Replies: 0 Views: 64
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Apple Macbook Help! (Pgs: 1 2 3) 2 days ago 29 Jul 20:29 Replies: 49 Views: 702
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Suggestions for a good new laptop. 2 days ago 29 Jul 19:44 Replies: 6 Views: 227
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what exactly is ON an ipad (mini)? 3 days ago 28 Jul 20:54 Replies: 2 Views: 118
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desktops or detachables? 4 days ago 27 Jul 22:58 Replies: 1 Views: 117
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i-pad mini (a beginner) - mathematics apps and others? 4 days ago 27 Jul 21:45 Replies: 0 Views: 93
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Can you recommend a good lightweight laptop/ultra book/Surface? 4 days ago 27 Jul 12:48 Replies: 5 Views: 274
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No wifi / cable internet problems 4 days ago 27 Jul 11:30 Replies: 3 Views: 168
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Comparison between HP and Apple Laptops? 4 days ago 27 Jul 11:13 Replies: 11 Views: 532
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Looking for a lightweight budget friendly laptop for students 5 days ago 26 Jul 20:47 Replies: 3 Views: 224
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Decent laptop for A level & University 5 days ago 26 Jul 17:27 Replies: 7 Views: 226
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Help needed please :) (Pgs: 1 2 3) 5 days ago 26 Jul 12:32 Replies: 45 Views: 649
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Need Advice for Med School Laptop 6 days ago 26 Jul 3:39 Replies: 1 Views: 208
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Need laptop for light video editing and photo editing 6 days ago 25 Jul 19:14 Replies: 16 Views: 275
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Need recommendation for a laptop 6 days ago 25 Jul 19:09 Replies: 4 Views: 212
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Tablets for University / Reading - Need Help & Advice! 6 days ago 25 Jul 19:08 Replies: 3 Views: 160
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Best Gaming Laptop for £1000 6 days ago 25 Jul 14:37 Replies: 3 Views: 189
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1440p monitor support. 1 week ago 22 Jul 18:52 Replies: 6 Views: 205
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Decently built laptops for university 1 week ago 22 Jul 15:00 Replies: 2 Views: 275
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Need a new laptop! 1 week ago 21 Jul 14:21 Replies: 1 Views: 173
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Effective and reliable laptop repairer needed ASAP in Dundee 1 week ago 21 Jul 3:59 Replies: 1 Views: 163
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Laptop for Ubuntu + Android Development 1 week ago 19 Jul 19:23 Replies: 0 Views: 151
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