I'm still lovin' it. The portability and battery life are still my favorite aspects. I'm still experiencing around 6 hours of battery life while doing simple tasks on the computer. I did a little video editing in Nero Vision for about an...
Just for shits and giggles, I downloaded the F.E.A.R. multiplayer and Prey demos. They both ran at a decent frame rate at low quality settings, with only a few instances where the frame rate went below 25fps.
I think the CMO stands for CHI MEI OPTOELECTRONICS, but their website doesn't show a 14.1" display with a 1440x900 resolution. It would be nice to have a specific driver and color profile for this, but not a really big deal.
The screen is either a PG358 (from Invoice), UF730 (from Dell.com), or CMO1418 (PowerStrip). The resolution is fine for me. I can read the text up to 3 feet away. The screen does have that dimming/brightening affect when switching your...
Here is the system comparison. On the left, you have my HP Pavilion m7300e, which is an Athlon X2 3800+ w/ 1GB of DDR2 RAM, onboard ATI XPRESS 200, and 250GB 7200RPM SATA HDD. On the right, you have my new Dell...
Here's my review of the E1405:
For reference, here is my configuration again:
- Intel Core Duo T2050 (1.60Ghz)
- 14.1" WXGA w/ TrueLife
- 1GB DDR2 533MHz (2 x 512MB)
- Integrated Intel Graphics Accelerator 950
- 60GB SATA HDD