The build quality and track pointer make the Latitudes a very good value. The case around the lcd has almost no give at all.
Finally, I would think the matte screen in WUXGA would better suit your photoshop and editing requirements.
I also miss the scroll button, and the IBM viewing angles were somewhat better. However, the LCD is much stronger (ALMOST NO FLEX).
Like the IBM, the D620 has only one small mono speaker, although the Dell speaker is better located so...
I got mine, too. Build quality is quite nice; keyboard is excellent, and the trackpointer is fabulous - much better than the IBM I used to use.
Some light leakage at bottom of lcd, but does not bother me; the wxga is good so...
Just received my D620
Build quality is really nice; better than my previous IBM R31.
The WXGA panel is just fine; I'll be playing Die Hard later to see how the GMA handles dvds. The processor is much faster than previous IBM...
My D620 shows "out for delivery" this morning - Pretty quick considering I re-ordered on the 14th. (I originally ordered the nVidia card).
Ronin, if you're out there, any update from Balth'zar about your D620? What will...
Any update from Balt'zar about your D620? Haven't seen any threads from him the last few days, and was wondering if your D620 got cancelled yet or past the "build" stage. My D620 (with GMA) is in town, scheduled for...
I got a basic machine:
WXGA (I have bad enough eyesight I cannot read anything at a higher resolution (smaller print).
512 mb (I ordered another 512MB from Newegg)
60 gb 7200 HD
Intel 3945 w/Dell Bluetooth.
I originally ordered the D620 with nVidia; two weeks later Dell cancelled me. After thinking for several days about what I really needed the laptop for, I re-ordered the D620 last Friday with the GMA. It shipped last night and UPS shows...