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Discussion on: My sleek and modern Linux development machine in 2021

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Doug • Edited on

Did you look into Framework? It's an interesting concept of building your own laptop.

How much did this custom laptop cost you?

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Deepu K Sasidharan Author

The Dell costed around 2700€. Actually ordering from Dell website is a lot more expensive (300 to 400 difference) than retail shops, but unfortunately none of the retail shops had i9/64g version.

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Rajvir Singh

Yeah I think too, it is quite good laptop but they still got many things to improve; If they can add gpus then it is gona be game changer. But it is kinda funny when your whole setup is open source as linux and framework both give freedom to user.

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Doug

I totally agree. Open source is such a game changer. Even Microsoft has embraced it.

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Rajvir Singh

Yeah, A great future awaits for us. I kinda feel very lucky to be alive in this era.

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Deepu K Sasidharan Author

I did. Not sure if they ship to EU. But anyway I would have considered if I could configure processor and memory