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I'd love to whip it out in public but I'd be afraid everyone would gawk at how big it is then they'd just be looking over your shoulder the whole time trying to see what it can produce on the display.
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post #12 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by Maxxa;14269778 
I'd love to whip it out in public but I'd be afraid everyone would gawk at how big it is then they'd just be looking over your shoulder the whole time trying to see what it can produce on the display.

Just remove the words "on the display" and that could be talking about something completely different! lol love it!
post #13 of 26
why not lose the frame between the screens and make 1 big one?

as long as there are frames im not buying into any multi screen setup
post #14 of 26
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Originally Posted by 0m3g4;14269753 
Its a business solution laptop, not a gaming laptop.
honestly why would a gaming laptop need 2 screens?
You can't play on 2 screens last I checked, has to be 3 for some reason.

Gaming on 2 screens is terrible because the middle of your FOV would be in between the two bezels.

And with nVidia surround, you need 3 monitors. ATI, however, doesn't necessarily need 3. If you wanted to, for whatever reason, you could game on 2 monitors.

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Originally Posted by hazarada;14269977 
why not lose the frame between the screens and make 1 big one?

as long as there are frames im not buying into any multi screen setup

How would that monitor be stored?
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Originally Posted by bfeng91;14270135 
Gaming on 2 screens is terrible because the middle of your FOV would be in between the two bezels.


It depends on the game. While I agree that FOV is ruined, there are games like RTS/city builders (supcom series) that don't really get affected by this impairment, and the second screen helps keep your eyes on other things while you work on one thing. But yeah, if you're splitting the main display amongst two screens, then it sucks.
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lol SPACEBOOK
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lol SPACEBOOK

Isn't that Facebook in the 23rd Century?
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post #18 of 26
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Originally Posted by assaulth3ro911;14269715 
GTS 250M, total turn off.

Needs newer gutts, at least a GT300 series, and 4 or 5 is what you need for dual monitors, besides... why such the old GPU?

Because it's not designed for gaming, and even an Intel HD graphics chipset can accomplish dual-monitor support. rolleyes.gif

Interesting idea, I imagine if I had a use for so much screen real estate on the go, this would be much more preferable to carry around as opposed to a 17"+ widescreen format laptop. I think a 15.6" widescreen laptop has too large of a footprint, let alone the 17" and 19" laptops--those get to be pretty absurd.

The weight doesn't bother me as much as the absolute size (width) of a laptop..

edit--the price is a little beefy, and I'd be hesitant to spend that much money on an "unknown" laptop manufacturer.

I also wonder how long the battery lasts pushing both screens at the same time.
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post #19 of 26
Nifty. If I have to sit and do something that requires 2 screens you might as well get me a keyboard and a mouse too.... and a big box called a computer. : )
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Originally Posted by 0m3g4;14269753 
Its a business solution laptop, not a gaming laptop.
honestly why would a gaming laptop need 2 screens?
You can't play on 2 screens last I checked, has to be 3 for some reason.

imagine an fps on 2 screens.....
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Originally Posted by SgtMunky;14269307 
Great idea, genuine 'why hasn't this been done before' moment

Not really...
 
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