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I am looking for a nicely priced touchscreen laptop (not netbook) that works great with Ubuntu. can you help me out? -Thanks!!-

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Possible Duplicate Which Computers are Guaranteed to work? –  Marco Ceppi Nov 9 '10 at 23:37

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You can take a look at the X61 Tablet with touch screen built-in. Touchscreen should work out of the box on Ubuntu. I have an X61 Tablet with no touch screen support, and I just love it and its quality.

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Not bad! looks old but nice size ! –  Jar Head Nov 10 '10 at 13:36

Buy an iPed from China. It runs Linux with the touchscreen support. Plus, it is not just "nicely priced," but has an extremely reasonable price tag: $105.

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thats a good start but not a laptop. and i do not want anything that even sounds like a apple product . –  Jar Head Nov 9 '10 at 23:01

I use Ubuntu in a HP Pavilion tx2500 it works great. Since Lucid touch screen and pen works out of the box. And you can rotate the screen to use it as a tablet. No drivers problems, wifi works, camera works. Using it with Ubuntu since Feb/2008

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Vary good choice thank you I ended up with the HP TouhSmart tm2 with a few upgrades, and the pin does work well ! but the right click on the pin does not and the screen flip feature also does not –  Jar Head Jan 7 '11 at 15:58

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