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Old 01-28-2006, 06:50 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Go Intel, that's the only advice I can offer. The Pentium M and Yonah mobile CPU's offer excellent performance, and don't use that much energy. I'd suggest the Macbook Pro, awesome multimedia setup (even decent gaming), great price too for what you get. Or you could go with HP, just avoid Dell at all costs.

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Old 01-29-2006, 02:10 AM   #12 (permalink)
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grab a Toshiba, good battery life, performance etc, I played AOE 3 on my uncles with 70% battery life for 2 hours before it went into power save mode

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Toshibas are very solid Laptops. Everyone I talk to that has one is very satisfied.


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Old 01-29-2006, 09:34 PM   #14 (permalink)
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WinBook W515

Intel® Centrino™ Mobile Technology
- Intel® Pentium® M Processor 725
(1.60GHz, 400MHz FSB, 2MB Cache)
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- Intel® 915 GM Chipset
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home
15.4" WXGA Display
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V.92, 10/100 + 802.11a/b/g
from $999.99
$999.99 is the laptop, anything over that is stuff you add on (software, extras, whatever).

They have several models. Check 'em out.


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