Before you buy your next computer, be sure to ask these questions so that you get a more accurate picture of what you’re really paying for.
Industrial design: Does the computer’s industrial design lend itself to heat mitigation and greater reliability?
Component quality: Does this computer use high-quality components? How long are they expected to last?
Manufacturer reputation: Will the computer manufacturer support its products beyond traditional warranty periods?
This calculator helps determine and compare the TCO for two different computers. Complete the fields to view the results for your specific scenario.