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|02-21-2013 06:21 PM|
|STi||Overall this laptop is not a bad at all. I was thinking of getting an ultrabook for my wife but I think she is dead set on a Macbook. Which I personally can not stand. Now I have Alienware M14X R2 i7,8Gb 1600mhz,256gb SSD, Dualboot Win7 and Win8 and prettry happy with it.|
|02-21-2013 12:03 PM|
I did that with my T60 (not the gaming, but everything else), served me well but I need something with more room to breathe. This laptop would have been it if it was upgrade friendly.
|02-21-2013 08:33 AM|
its the next generation HDMI posts
|02-21-2013 08:32 AM|
At least in my household we don't keep multiple PCs in the living room where we spend a lot of time. We have one laptop that is not a heavy weight (think light browsing and youtube/skype etc for wife) . Yet I use it for casual development stuff when watching TV etc. Run a LAMP setup, have Visual Studio installed, Eclipse, a database for quick local poc work etc.
And yes most of my friends follow similar model. Exception is if they already have an Office laptop and are in a long running job/contract.
|02-21-2013 08:32 AM|
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|02-21-2013 08:29 AM|
And no I don't care about the low resolution.
|02-21-2013 08:20 AM|
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|02-21-2013 06:58 AM|
As a developer looking for a more mobile platform, this would have been a GREAT ultrabook but the soldered memory is a no-go. Gotta have the room to let my J2EE application servers breathe.
|02-21-2013 06:55 AM|
|02-21-2013 06:44 AM|
Why do you need more than 4gb of ram? Most likely this ultrabook will be used for internet and word processing. It could will not service as a gaming laptop because of slower CPU and GPU.
I can understand the battery down the road might need a replacement and 128gb might not be enough for everyone.
|02-21-2013 06:39 AM|
|kokemon23||Well, it's OOS now, so I guess that makes my decision pretty easy.|
|02-21-2013 05:31 AM|
|asgaard||I'd be all over this laptop, but there are 2 problems. The RAM is soldered on to the motherboard, and the battery is not user accessible without considerable effort to remove the bottom casing.|
|02-21-2013 05:10 AM|
* It looks like the SSD can be upgraded, but they don't make it easy to access:
* I don't think the RAM can be upgraded.
* I think it's a glossy screen.
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