Just curious what is your boot time on your laptop/desktop. No tablets/phones in this polls please. So that we can be all on the same page. Boot time definition on this poll equals the time from which the monitor turns on to the time that you see full Windows/Linux/Mac desktop including all the menus. Laptop Thinkpad x230, SSD 128GB, 8GB RAM, 2GHz i5 Operating System: Linux Mint 16 Boot time: 9s Special tweaks: Update Manager turned off from the start up list.