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post #11 of 27
Think this thin will come with like a 335M graphics card??cause if it does, im buying it lol

I need a thing ass laptop, to program on, but to be able to play some SC2 on medium/low settings sometimes.
TAlmost jumped the gun on the Mac Book Air, but i couldn see my self spending 1700$ for a Core 2 duo 2 gig of ram (thats not replaceable but soldered in)
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I remember when the UL-50 came out. This is amazing, and I want one.
     
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post #13 of 27
Hopefully they put a good screen.

It was annoying seeing them using 15.6 inch screens that were part of a series with different version #s and being able to look at ASUS' being like $20 cheaper than the one with 4x the contrast ratio and like 15% more of the Adobe RGB colour gamut.
post #14 of 27
i'd highly doubt it has dedicated graphics of any sort though i honestly wish it did and i'd sell my m11x r3 for it(if the asus comes with backlit keys as well)

chances are it will have intel integrated GPU since this is a sandy bridge based system
post #15 of 27
Why does the mac book air have a 320M?
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post #16 of 27
even with SB graphics this a big do want, specially if able to come with the rumored i7

Given that it is asus it should be a nice high quality product, but don't get your hopes up for a screen with a resolution any higher than 1366x768. Which really should be fine for the use that this thing is intended for, but people always complain
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post #17 of 27
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Originally Posted by trulsrohk View Post
even with SB graphics this a big do want, specially if able to come with the rumored i7

Given that it is asus it should be a nice high quality product, but don't get your hopes up for a screen with a resolution any higher than 1366x768. Which really should be fine for the use that this thing is intended for, but people always complain
Why the hell would anyone want more than 1366 by 768 on an 11.6 inch screen? That would be annoying to use 1080p on a screen that small...but yeah I do expect people to complain...
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post #18 of 27
It looks nicer with more dense pixels per inch, like the retina display on the iPhone.
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post #19 of 27
I thought the Asus was a 13 inch?
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post #20 of 27
Put a Llano or Brazos and price this for $600 and $400, respectively.

 
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