What's your price point? The Gateway is probably the best bet $$ wise (or maybe that new eMachine with ATI 9600 and AMD 64) ... still - eMachine's scare me -
Lots of good systems to be had with the combo you're looking for - just...
Yeah - about right now I'd be willing (and happy) to play KOTOR at 800x600 - it just won't go on the T-Pad. Strange as it plays everything else I throw at it just fine.
The Bioware support thread for KOTOR is huge though and lots of...
Wow...you're having to play KOTOR at 800x600 on that monster of yours ( 8887X - 3.06Ghz HT \\ 1GB RAM \\ ATI M9 128M)
Something's up with that.
Right now I can't play KOTOR on my T41p at all. I make it through character creation...
going along with the 'money is no object' category:
IBM T41p ThinkPad (Pentium M 1.7 - 128 Meg Fire GL T2)
IBM R51p ThinkPad (same, same with bigger LCD)
Both are fantastic - I own the T41p now and love it.
Turns a 2557 in...
Originally Posted by deltawalkerl
Some Centrino/M10 notebooks:
Elitegroup G556/Voodoo m:460
AOpen 1557G/ABS zForce F2
I thought the Dell 8600 was a 128 9600 Pro...
Yeah - M10 based systems are going to be a lot faster - but from what I (thought) was implied - was that he was looking for something that might fit various bills (gaming/school/not a boat anchor) equally well.
The M9 based systems...
Yeah - confirmed that - it's an accellerometer (sp?) or something to that affect. It simply detects movement (like when you drop your laptop) and simply sends a signal to the hd to lock out and stop writing in order to protect itself. ...