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it has A usb. have fun carrying around a hub

hdmi isnt a joke at all. many good monitors use it because it works, and makes more sense then a bulky VGA or DVI. at least it allows for another monitor, unlike the air. ill take ethernet over wireless every single time because its actually stable, which the air also lacks. removeable batter? if your air batter wacks out, you get to pay for a new laptop! yay! ... with this, you just order a new one...

this thing is worlds better then the air. it has more capabilities. 1 more usb can make a huge difference and i personally hate wireless because it breaks up a bunch. good job hp
Your wireless must really suck.

Because a wireless connection when properly utilized will not cut up, or cut out.

Hell, CISCO has WAP's that as you move will switch you to the different AP with no/little connectivity lost in that period.

And if your battery craps out.. Which isnt common, yay.. Warranty. There are alot of stories as well with people taking in their old macbooks, and the employee's just take the hard drive out, and put it into a FASTER macbook and give it to them..

The air is not meant for anyone in here. Its meant for people who have the money, and travel alot and need something small, and something that works.
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Wow I can't believe I hijacked this thread...

Plus, with the HP you can get Linux pre-installed (if it's available on this laptop)
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post #23 of 27
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Air has USB.

HDMI is a joke.

And the psu is a WAP.. K.

Removable battery.. So??..
You're such a fan boy
post #24 of 27
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Air has USB.

HDMI is a joke.

And the psu is a WAP.. K.

Removable battery.. So??..
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I am totally gonna get one of these
post #26 of 27
voodoo is a subsidiary of HP, no more OMGZ but voodoo released an envy.

In the other thread it linked to a video with that one HP/voodoo guy. It has him stating, this isn't an everybody note book, it is meant to look pretty and cost it. Niche market with in the niche of larger screen ultra portables.
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post #27 of 27
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..and something that works.
not worth arguing, but the mba is a gigantic waste that is meant to dupe the ignorance of the common american into thinking he/she is doing something smart...

i dont have anything against ultra portables. if done right, they can be awesome. i dont know if this one is, but its better then the mba....
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