I've seen nothing of that sort so far, although I've only watched a couple of movies. I've been meaning to test some HD content. I know my desktop has issues with high CPU usage, so I'll see how it goes with my laptop.
Originally Posted by coastalcarolina
2 to 2.5 hours with light usage - 7800 256mb Geforce and Powermizer set to MAXIMUM POWER SAVINGS under battery mode. Windows XP power profile is set to laptop. And used...
Excerpt:FUGGER had a chance to upgrade a Fujitsu Lifebook with a Merom processor. No bios updated needed, just drop the CPU into any Calistoga based laptop.
This includes a STOCK 25 seconds SuperPi 1M
Yep Dell 9400
T2400 Core Duo
100GB Hitachi 7.2k HDD
No USB devices plugged in. I must say I was expecting better life - but hey it's a powerful dual core system with a 17 inch screen, and a 7800Go. I suspect...
The first thing to change costs nothing! Reformat the HD and reinstal windows - for sure. For my personal taste, the T2600 was too expensive for the extra performance - the T2400 seemed like a good middle ground to me. I'll consider an...
We have an improvement here. Main problem was that I had to suspend the 90W power adaptor in an air flow, or otherwise it would cut out!
Core: 468 Mem: 936
So 3739 it is!!
I'm not saying these tests are rigorously scientific, just was interested to find out what effect turning on and off various power saving measures had.
I used a utility called Notebook Hardware Control 1.10 beta02 to monitor the...
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Nvidia 7800 Go
Hitachi 100BG 7200rpm
17" WUXGA screen (1920x1200)
A quick Overview
First impressions were that the styling needed improving! This soon improved...