yeah that does help, thanks alot GreenChemist, but i'm also curious if the color and brightness are different also, and is it worth the extra money to get the better screen, ( its around 90 dollars from what i've read).
ohh i see, umm sorrie fro asking another question, but can you or anyone tell me the differnce between the upgraded screen from the standard? the only thing i can think of is that the "better' screen has higer resolution.
i've been researching ALOT on the 5690, because i am strongly considering buying it.
I am also a left hand mouse user,and i dislike using the touch pad, making a normal mouse my only option. At first when i saw the screen shots of this laptop, i liked the fact that all the ports are located in back, rather then in the right side, like some commercial name brands. however i never actually considered the fan/heat being a problem, you've opened my eyes in this little...