you can get a 2500 dollar CL56:
2.0 Dothan Pentium M
1 gig RAM
128 MB ATI Radeon 9700
60 gig 7200 rpm hd
1 yr warranty
etc etc etc
@ hypersonic. great customer service/warranty. At several of the other websites...
I believe with intensive gaming, on the CL56, its about 2.5 hours or 2 hours. On battery life alone. With just regular computing tasks (surfing/chatting/word etc) up to 4+ hours. No idea about the 7200... probably not that much.
rofl... i had to watch that 3 times. thats hilarious. thanks for the great site. wow.... explained everything hahaha. i want to get the soundtrack of it
edit: my concern with the heat being blown off on the right side is because when...
Yes, many laptops do eat batteries alive. Pentium-M solves that. It doesn't sound like you'll have a huge problem with that though? AMD won't be terrible or something. With regular tasks, a few hours. With gaming/dvds... a lot alot less....
Maybe I'm compulsive... but I messed up once before with buying the wrong desktop. I overpaid, didn't get what I could've for my money. It's loud 24/7 and its ugly. When I start a game or sometimes randomly it turns into a fleet of B52's...