Fujitsu and VIA seem to use different numbering; VIA packs are for bigger bunch of chipsets than what purpose built for Fujitsu. So best to compare dates - but how fast may VIA produce a new set for Fujitsu when updating?
Originally Posted by Lost Heaven
My driver version is 5.1.2600.430 (I'm guessing 5.1). The latest version I found at Via's site is 5.30c
As a matter of fact that's 4.30...
The latest for Fujitsu is 4.40...
Originally Posted by jcll2002
pshh get the 7200 rpm drive. You wont regret it.
Yes, but there are differences between brands - I saw some test, where a Seagate 5400 rpm did well against some other...
Originally Posted by Gusman
Q3- It appears from the ACER website that the 1700 series has been discontinued. If so, does anyone know why?
Old design, big, clumsy, heavy, dated gfx cards,...
Test this Via driver update - for me it seems to get rid of 90% lagging problems - so far no brrs and just an occasional hiccup 3-4 x per hour when gaming. But testing continues.