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I've searched around a bit.. but couldn't see this question answered..


"What is the difference between all of the distros?" - Kelaway, Leo4All etc.



Finally, which would you recommend me installing? I own a HP laptop, DV6599ea



Thanks in advance & sorry if this question has been asked already.. I did look around.



Below are the specs



Microprocessor 2 GHz Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor T7300 featuring Intel® Centrino® Duo processor technology Microprocessor Cache Level 2 cache 4 MB Memory 2048 MB (2 x 1024 MB) Memory Max Up to 2 GB DDR2 Video Graphics NVIDIA® GeForce™ 8400M Video Memory Up to 895 MB (128 MB dedicated) Hard Drive 160 GB (5400 rpm) Multimedia Drive Lightscribe Super Multi DVD Writer (+/-R +/-RW) with Double Layer support Display 15.4” WXGA High Definition BrightView Widescreen (1280 x 800) Fax/Modem High speed 56K modem Network Card Ethernet 10/100BT integrated network interface Wireless Connectivity Intel® PRO/Wireless 4965 802.11a/g/n Integrated Wireless LAN


Bluetooth® wireless networking Sound Altec Lansing® speakers


3D Sound Blaster Pro compatible sound 16 bit integrated Keyboard 101 key compatible keyboard Pointing Device Touch Pad with On/Off button and dedicated vertical Scroll Up/Down pad, volume control, mute buttons, 2 Quick Launch Buttons PC Card Slots

  • One ExpressCard/54 slot (also supports ExpressCard/34)

External Ports

  • 5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader for Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, or xD Picture cards
  • 3 USB 2.0
  • 1 HDMI connector
  • 1 VGA port
  • 1 RJ-11 modem connector
  • 1 RJ-45 ethernet connector
  • S-video TV out
  • 2 headphones-out
  • 1 mic-in
  • 1 IEEE 1394
  • Remote control infrared port (remote optional)
  • Cable docking connector

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