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my college sucks there are no power outlets in the break area so if i want to game i get to have a whopping total of around a hour to two hours of gaming time if i select performance mode in CCC.

is there any sort of alternate that will charge the laptop without plugging it into a power outlet? i know it is a long shot but...is there anything?
 
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post #2 of 16
if you could get a battery backup unit or surge protector with battery back up from like walmart, you could charge it when your not gaming, and use it when your battery starts to go dead. even a low amperage/ wattage one would work as the laptop dont draw a lot of power.
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i think about as good as it gets for portability.
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post #4 of 16
Cant you find a power outlet?


Lol I mean really?
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Cant you find a power outlet?


Lol I mean really?
dude i looked around. theres only a power outlet that i can use in the english class and an outlet i can use in the math class.

honestly if you went to my college you would know what i mean. break area=no outlets
 
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post #6 of 16
sounds like a hospital... no outlets in the lunchroom/hallways anymore, thier all just covered electrical boxes
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sounds like a hospital... no outlets in the lunchroom/hallways anymore, thier all just covered electrical boxes
yeah it really frustrates me.. a COLLEGE should have lots of power outlets
 
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post #8 of 16
umm dont you have one in your room to charge it.. i mean you do game there right? they got to have one for at least a light and mini fridge.
post #9 of 16


Ever think of getting an extra or extended battery. There's a few WoW nerds at my college who'll shut down the computer just to swap batteries. Lol.
Edited by blackbalt89 - 1/19/11 at 8:57pm
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post #10 of 16
He's talking about the common area, lounge if you will. Not a dorm.

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Car battery.
ULTRAPORTABLE.
That's like...netbook style, there.
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