Building Laptops

By FireBirdPC
Jul 26, 2007
  1. I noticed places like voodoo pc have custom laptops that they built. Since I am starting a business, I decided that I should read up on laptops and their technology. One thing remained unanswered, where would be a place, preferably online, that I could order notebook parts to build notebooks with?
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,079   +14

    While it is possible to build laptops, generally it is very difficult and far too cost ineffective to do so. Parts for laptops are hard to come by separately except for common items like drives and ram. You would probably need to buy cases and LCDs from the manufactuer or from salvage equipment.
  3. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 4,846   +103

    No you don't want to do that.. It's better just order what you need and have them build it for you. OEM parts MOBO, an etc.. is cheaper for them to do it than you.
  4. FireBirdPC

    FireBirdPC TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks, I'm more familiar with desktops anyway.
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