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Old 08-26-2009, 12:47 AM   #1
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Default 2.0 ghz quad or 2.56 dual intel

http://www.sears.com/shc/s/p_10153_1...&sName=Laptops


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Which cpu would be faster?
thats the only thing im concerned about unless its really minimal difference then id pick toshiba cause of the hard drives
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Old 08-26-2009, 08:36 AM   #2
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id go the hp

whats the rpms for the toshiba hard drive?
the only down side to the hp one would be that it has a 5400rpm hd
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Yea i know the toshiba has a 64 gb ssd an a 7200 rpm 320 gb
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A quad core in a laptop is not battery-friendly. I'd go with the dual-core.
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A quad core in a laptop is not battery-friendly. I'd go with the dual-core.
I'm more worried performance wise, most times it'll be either plugged up or close to a plug in
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