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Centrino 2 worth the wait/price?

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Classes start near mid September for me in university. Should I go ahead and order my ASUS now or wait for Centrino 2? What are the major differences? I'm still thinking there will be errors when Centrino 2 is released.

Santa Rosa should have a good price drop, no?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220307


Anyone know where else they sell ASUS laptops?
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ive seen bestbuy carry ASUS laptops

i have the same Q as you, idk if i should wait or not. my classes start aug 22 :/
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Bump. Anyone?
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ya ive made several post about this myself, its the response :/ lol
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ya ive made several post about this myself, its the response :/ lol
Boo.

I still need help deciding on which laptop to get. Stuck between 2. I'll make a thread later but..

The G1 has 2.1 Ghz and 2 MB cache. While the other has 2.5 Ghz and 6 MB cache. But the G1 has the better resolution. A lot better. But I have to set it at 1680 x 1050.. meaning TINY words of eye strain.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220307

vs

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220281
Edited by Blizzie - 7/8/08 at 1:52am
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