ideas for laptop selection

Franz Seidl fseidl at
Sun Apr 30 18:38:07 UTC 2017

Am 30.04.2017 um 20:05 schrieb Daniel Pocock:
> In 2015 I bought a new battery for the X220 Tablet but I've found that
> "new" batteries are never as good as when the laptop is new.  When you
> buy a "new" battery for an old laptop, there is every chance the battery
> has been sitting in a warehouse for 3-4 years.  So to get a real new
> battery experience, the only option is usually buying a current model
> laptop.

Me too. But I got a really good one. (It looks even better than the
original battery when the latter was new, probably because Linux power
saving got better in the meantime. Or because I'm comparing Ubuntu to Arch.)


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