2. abs is selling it starting at 1499 for a limited time. don't know much about rjtech, but have heard good things.
4. should be dothan
5. using speedswitch xp i get about 3 hours
7. wxga 15.4"...
Go with the Mitac, its a great laptop. With speedstep, i get about 3 hours of battery life, and about 2:30 with wifi on. Doom three runs very very smoothly on mine, and i don't even run omega drivers. I'd get a gig of ram. Better to get...