hmm... very weird. but i turned it off, went out to do work, came back three hours later, turned it on, and it was back to 1.73GHz. Very strange, because i definitely rebooted a few times to see if that would work.
hey nate, great review!
I'm trying to decide between the Z71V and the Z70V, and the screen is one big factor. if you wouldn't mind, could you post some pics of the LCD screen in different lighting situations, i.e. inside dark,...