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I use a Fujitsu ST5112. Let me tell you, if you haven't tried using onenote on a Tablet PC you're really missing out on the best notetaking tool out there!
Notepad is for the manly!
    
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post #52 of 62
Lenovo W500 (see profile). It's durable and powerful enough to both speedily design/simulate a MIPS CPU in VHDL and play L4D2 on max (sans AA) @ 1680x1050 with a GPU OC. It handles everything I throw at it work-wise.
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post #53 of 62
Asus UL30Vt.

Gets me through the workday as well as school afterwards. Has plenty of power for day to day applications, is very light, and has outstanding battery life. I can even do Steam games in my downtime.
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post #54 of 62
I us my hp mini 311 netbook with arch linux. With the processor downclocked to 1ghz I get about 4.5-5 hours of battery life and I have 2 batteries for it. It's been a great netbook. It's just the right size. I probably use it as much as my sig rig.
Edited by cavallino - 3/20/11 at 3:27pm
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post #55 of 62
Aspire 1551-4650, wanted a small netbook that had an HDMI out and decent gaming ability and I couldn't be happier. Plays SC2, Dead Space 2 quite well. Can't complain for $399

K325 Neo Dual Core
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Can game for about 4 hours, light usage 6 hours
 
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post #56 of 62
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Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129 View Post
Thinkpad X100e. Nice and compact and durable with a great keyboard. Only on is battery life.

That's rectified in the new version, the X120e, which gets twice the battery life, and is also faster.

But I'll have to make do with saving for a bigger battery.
I'm dying for an x120 e. Probably will buy a backup battery too, so I can swap em out if one dies.
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Wow why are so many people here using macs?
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post #58 of 62
Gateway LT2207h netbook. Battery lasts about 4 hours, Has AMD graphics/CPU so it's a bit faster than the atom based ones. Can even play games like audiosurf and defense grid.
 
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post #59 of 62
The notebook in my sig
An "old" studio xps 1640 (i just went 8GB ram 2 weeks ago cos I was bored ).
Windows and Linux dual booting (of course) + an ASUS VH236H cos I'm addicted to 2x1080p screens T_T
Edited by dklimitless - 3/20/11 at 3:37pm
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I use a well aged Dell Latitude D630. No bells or whistles, you can see it listed under my profile as "Rustic Charm" since the lid is missing paint and exposing the base metal. The thing is built solid and could be used for self defense in a pinch.
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