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Why Baseline Computers Are Worth the Cost

When we talk about ordering computer equipment, people inevitably ask why we recommend the computers we do. They are usually curious as to why we recommend the more expensive business class computers on our hardware baseline when seemingly similar computers can be purchased at a big-box store for less money.

Computers on sale at these retailers are similar in size and appearance to the computers we recommend. Some even seem to have have similar hardware: Intel processors, 14.5-inch screens, etc.

However, not all computers have the same features or quality of components. In general, business computers have a number of advantages, including longer warranties, better quality components and additional features designed for office use. This chart outlines some of the differences between the two:

Ultimately, business computers are designed to be more durable and last longer. This is to ensure a consistent computing environment for businesses and provide the tools needed for efficient and responsive support.

, IT Systems Specialist, (701) 231-6395

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