Reply to post: Re: Zoom Machine...

Need a new computer for homeschooling? You can do worse than a sub-£30 2007 MacBook off eBay

Tomato Krill

Re: Zoom Machine...

So, this is a bigger question really than belongs in a forum post but in terms of actual applicability in real life, in the experience of the masses what’s the minimum vintage to aim at if you assume these things are necessary:

Chrome/Firefox run like not a dog

Support for audio, HD playback and Webcam

Zoom, Teams, Skype


That’s really it I think, add on not-terrible printer support but that’s likely not affected by the hardware only the distribution it’s capable of running.

What’s the lowest cost solution do we all think?

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2022