The drive was a surprisingly good ripper, which is unusual for a notebook drive. Environmental Parameters Min Operating Temperature. After getting XP installed, things ran much better. I had planned to dual boot my machine with XP and Linux or make it my Linux box, but the Broadcom card complicates things. Optical Storage Form Factor. The F is not a gaming machine, but the score was in 3DMark05 if you were interested.

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Message 5 of 6. Same here but the other way around.

Software and devices that carry the Works with Windows Vista logo have been tested for baseline compatibility with PC’s running. If you are using it somewhere people may be more sensitive to noise levels, it may be an issue.

It does not have a PC or ExpressCard slot, nor a card reader which is standard equipment on most notebooks. The colors on ds8w1p are rich and vibrant, seeming to leap off the screen. Should I try upgrading the Bios? In the shot above, both screens are set litron their maximum brightness.

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Storage by Rick Broida Sep 17, Information and links in this thread may no longer be available or relevant. It uses a multithreaded technique which can better differentiate between Liteeon with multiple cores than Super Pi which is single threaded. All content posted on TechnologyGuide is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community.


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By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation. There was a fair amount of bloatware on the F like the Office Trial and Vongo though I have have seen other machines with more.

It seems just as fast as my ThinkPad when doing everyday tasks like Internet and Office. I tried absolutely everything that HP and windows recommended but nothing worked. Dell XPS M 2. Note on archived topics. When I have in the past for myself or someone else, I have always found them to be helpful and friendly.

The FUS has an 86 key keyboard. I also upgraded the bios Time will tell if ds8s1p holds up. Nor does it read Music CDs. I say back up your data and reload Vista.

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I will mainly use it for Internet, music, burning a few discs, Office and maybe a little light photo editing — the same things I do on my ThinkPad. System Requirements OS Litteon. Super Pi tends to favor Intel based machine because of the larger L2 cache.


Cyber Monday Newegg: I tried to make a go of Vista. Being a budget notebook, port selection on the Fus is miserly. I like my ThinkPad R60 a lot, but the screen on it is relatively dim. XP here I come. These are the ones you should grab. If all this fails I am afraid the drive needs to be replaced. The screen is so bright on the F, you could turn it down more and eke out some additional time if needed.

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