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Compaq's are very reliable.

Advantages: Good Solid reliable computer
Disadvantages: Fiddly to upgrade the memory or hard drive.

...I run a charity that gives computers to disabled peole. Mostly, I have had Compaq computers donated to me for this project and I can honestly say that they are about 99% reliable. Of the over 300+ computers donated so far,270+ have been Deskpro EN seri ...

Snowman99 29.09.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Compaq Deskpro EN Space Saver (470016-796)

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Compaq EN Series

Advantages: Support, ease of maintenance, advanced diagnostics
Disadvantages: Can be slightly slower

These PCs may not be lightning fast but then they're not meant to be. Not to say they're slow just not as fast as the fastest available. Where they excel is support and ease of maintenance. I have had occasion to log fault calls with Dell, HP and Comp ...

huntingtower 12.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Compaq Deskpro EN Space Saver (470016-796)

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Not very reliable

Advantages: Erm......
Disadvantages: Unreliable, unrelaible and unreliable.

...It seems to me that the Compaq range of computers is anything but reliable. Bearing in mind how prelavent they are in the work place however, it seems as though they are doing something right. Give them their due, their marketing department are wizards. A ...

theforce 03.08.2000 · Read full review

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MY FAVOURITE PC

Advantages: Sleek Look, Very Good Spec, Easy to store,
Disadvantages: Not a games machine

In Late July 2003 I got a new job at an IT reseller so understandably a home computer was now essential. As with any big purchase I shopped around and looked at the competition e.g. Dell, Tiny etc. As my parents had brought a Packard Bell seven years prev ...

olijt20 22.10.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Compaq Evo D510 (DB191S#AK6)

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Compaq D510 - solid corporate PC

Advantages: Flexible, Robust, Easy to service
Disadvantages: No USB ports on front

As with many Compaq models you have the option of setting up your PC as a tower or dektop, and this Evo is one. In addition, you are also able to change the position of the CD/DVD & Floppy drives as required. So whether the case is standing on edge or lyi ...

judson 21.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Compaq Evo D510 (DB191S#AK6)

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