This just came up on Tigerdirect
The Asus UL50VT with switchable nvidia 210M graphics and a SU7350 and very long battery life. refurb. free shipping.
How would it compare to...
yep. i agree completely. the gateway's specs are considerably better.
but the gateway is a refurb. and has a 1 year warranty only. I have heard gateway and acer aren't that great on the support side of things.
the Msi is new and has a...
The Asus is in the US so I'd have to pay quite a lot of taxes to bring it over. Or so I think.
So realistically, I need to pick between these two:
The MSI seems to have a better...
I am seriously considering the Timeline series now. But I saw this: http://www.savesonic.com/Asus_UL50VT...0VTRBBBK05.cfm
The processor is a little better and the battery lifetime seems comparable. Factory overclock. Still not very...
Thanks for the quick reply
I agree but the Sony looks great. And the Acer timeline has 8 hours of semi-proven battery life! Horrible performance though.
The Gateway with the HD5650 seems to have only a 1.5 hour life. But best graphics...
I have never owned a laptop so all of this is a bit new to me. I have filled out a FAQ thing from another forum. I'd appreciate any advice.
1_What is your budget?
About 600-700 CAD.
2_What is the size of the notebook...