I just skimmed over the topic, but I don't think anyone has mentioned the other obvious difference. The UXGA Ultrasharp with True life is a glossy screen, while the XGA is an Ultrasharp matte screen. I chose the UXGA when I ordered mine yesterday based on what I saw in the mall at the Dell kiosk.
Originally Posted by AuroraS
Man I love the simplicity of the Thinkpads...
however, ASUS notebooks are always very sleek.
I'd rather have a Thinkpad though...
anyway, congrats on your purchase.
very nice pics you've taken
that's not a notebook! it's a tank! man i love the IBM build.
very nice pics of these two fine machines!