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Old 10-18-2005, 07:06 PM   #1
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Buy dell Notebook: Before or after christmas


I close to purchasing a new notebook from Dell. I'm sure during the upcoming holidays there will be some pretty good deals. I was wondering if
it's better to get one before or or a little after Christmas?

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Dell is a tough brand to buy for Linux because they only sell them online. I much prefer to shop around brick stores, sticking knoppix CDs into whatever box looks best THEN ordering online
Old 10-19-2005, 01:03 AM   #3
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It somewhat depends on how you define before and after - if it's Dec 24 vs. Dec 26, I doubt there would be any real difference, but if you're talking mid-Oct vs early February, you'll save money by waiting.

You may also want to consider sources like Ebay or Good luck with it either way


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