Well, I found a very nice 15.4 widescreen 1280x800 at Staples that works wonderfully in dual screen mode! I'm watching a full screen DVD and browsing the net at the same time with no hiccups in performance. I love it!
My RAM is pretty picky on the other settings. I can't runmine at CAS2 even at 166 (333DDR) speeds. I crank mine to 200 (400DDR), disable 2T, and change my Trc to 7. Much fiddling besdies that, and my RAM doesn't like...
I did this on my 7405 with the omega drivers (no oc), 1.25 GB and 7200 rpm HD:
integer 1: 2513
integer 2: 2609
float 1: 2087
float 2: 2030
CPU overall: 2309
ninja 1: 2877
ninja 2: 2852...
gateway 7405gx at best buy just wait for the $150 rebate and get it for $1250
word of advice, get some form of parental block for the internet and DO NOT get her a digital camera or webcam... don't ask
I downloaded this and has been playing with it for a while. It's very interesting. It allows for a more smooth throttle of processor speeds, instead of the stock 800-1600-2005 (or 4x-8x-10x multipliers) it throttles in single...