Hey, thanks for the words of encouragement!
Wow, I wasn't familiar with that Sony model -- proof that dynamite comes in small packages!
I forgot to mention that this is my first laptop (if you couldn't tell). I love my desktop...
I just jumped on that $750 off coupon for Dell. I got a 700m with:
60GB hard drive
Regular 4-cell battery and an extra 8-cell
I was looking for an ultraportable...
I was just poking around that site, too. It looks like the GeForce Go 6600 PCI-E will also be an option. I don't know how well it will perform with 64 mb of video ram, but it will certainly do better than the 6200.
I actually know that the 'official' pronunciation is uh-seuss' from talking to their tech support once or twice. (Which was excellent, btw.)
To keep it on topic, I wish they were planning to release something to compete with the...