Originally Posted by ocean158
Oh cool, thanks for posting that. I thought the core 2 duo extreme was quad core, or are you referring to graphics card? If I were to get the core 2 duo extreme cpu, would the asus...
no news there. And in that case there is actually a difference between the 2 notebooks. But what about the alienwares/nothfalcon/vodoopcs that sell the EXACT same model as the sagers resellers like pctorque and powernotebook for double...
I would get:
E6600 (better value for you money than the 6800. Quad cores are coming soon, save the extra $500 for those!)
Asus P5W Deluxe/Wifi
CORSAIR XMS2 2GB
eVGA 7900GTO (great card and you can save some money to...
I think you'll be happy with the M90. I have one myself, and its great. Being a 17", its pretty large, so mobility isn't that easy, but if seeing as you had the D820 for a while and returned it, you know what a...
The quadro FX 1500 is pretty much a 7900GS, the performance is VERY similar.
The 7400 is better than the T5500, but not by a lot, and if you don't game or do anything very demanding you won't even feel that difference.
Here's what you do:
*Go to dell outlet
*Select the Precision M90 notebook
*Sort by price
Right now I see one for $1039 with:
Intel Core Duo - 1670
Genuine Windows XP Pro
60 GB EIDE Hard Drive (5400 RPM)
I use the Targus XL backpack.
It is pretty comfortable, and there's a LOT of room. I don't feel any pain in my shoulder carrying my 8-9 pound M90. However the backpack is freaking huge, it looks like I'm going camping when I'm using it...