Laptop for programming with GNU/Linux


Jul 19, 2016
Hi! I need a laptop to replace the older. Can you help me?

1. What is your budget?
Maximium 600€.

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
Maximium 15 inches, but I prefer less.

3. What screen resolution do you want?
Minimium 1280x720.

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
Portable replacement.

5. How much battery life do you need?
Minimium 4 hours.

6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)?

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.)
Programming (C/C++) and Web browsing.

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?
I would like an SSD, I don't need lots of capacity.

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
I don't have specific sites to buy form.

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?
Minimium 5 years.

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
None of these.

12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons.
I don't like Levono, because their laptops have lots of vulnerabilities.

13. What country do you live in?
I live in Italy (EU).

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.
I want to use GNU/Linux distro on my laptop, so I prefer to buy laptops without an OS.