After a quick look, it would appear that there is no firmware upgrade for my DVD.
Mine is a Matshita UJ-840D..
This link: From: http://forum.notebookreview.com/showthread.php?t=15460
refers to a different model of DVD..a QSI DVD...
Guessed you'd like it !!
I paied £30 extra to have a Pre Delivery Inspection.
Check for dead pixels
Install all Windows Updated
Install Anti Virus Software
Update Anti Virus...
Half Life Demo Version.
I found that I could set the screen in 1 of 3 different modes: 4:3 - 16:9 - 16:9
I set it to 16:10 @ 1280 x 800, I let HL2 decide on the quality settings, although it did pick high !!
What can I say !...
I'm sure you'll like it !!
I've just tried Half Life 2 on my PC (to get a feel for it) and will try it on the laptop to see what the difference is..
On the 3DMark scores the laptop is not far behind my PC !!
My PC is a...