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He's talking about the common area, lounge if you will. Not a dorm.



ULTRAPORTABLE.
That's like...netbook style, there.
yep he's right.


just let me lug around a diehard platnium.
 
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post #12 of 16
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Originally Posted by srsparky32 View Post
yep he's right.


just let me lug around a diehard platnium.
Haha I tried to ninja edit but he got it too fast.

Really though, reread my amended post, try getting an extended battery or an extra. Might be inconvenient to have to shut down and reboot but it beats being out of a laptop completely.

I have an extended on my Lenovo. Lasted 4 hours new, around 2:45 now almost 2 years after I got it.

Looks stupid as hell but that's okay because the whole school has the same laptop with the same humongous battery.

<3 colleges that give you laptops then upgrade them after sophmore year.
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I love having the big battery on my Dell. Not only does it keep everything nice and elevated, and hence cool, it gives me about two and a half hours gaming with a 720QM and 4650.
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2 9v batteries in series!
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I love having the big battery on my Dell. Not only does it keep everything nice and elevated, and hence cool, it gives me about two and a half hours gaming with a 720QM and 4650.
very nice. yeah i might look around for a 12 cell
 
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post #16 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by SgtHop View Post
I love having the big battery on my Dell. Not only does it keep everything nice and elevated, and hence cool, it gives me about two and a half hours gaming with a 720QM and 4650.
Mine is extended in width not height so no added cooling or nice typing elevation.

Not to mention it sticks out like another 2 inches.
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