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Old 08-26-2008, 05:26 PM   #1
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That's a very nice price!
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Old 08-26-2008, 06:44 PM   #3
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WOW! iTunes has never installed that fast before, like 15 seconds tops (iTunes64setup.exe).
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That's a notebook I've been looking at. You mind letting me know how the battery life is, How well it runs, etc?
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"Your battery is low (99%)."
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Still wish I knew how long the battery lasts
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i say about 2 hours or so.
i just got a new laptop too.
but i lag when itunes is trying to convert music, do the album art, the gapless playback, and going online.
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Nice. I need to pick up a laptop soon for college.
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Still wish I knew how long the battery lasts
Between 2 and a half hours to 3.

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i say about 2 hours or so.
i just got a new laptop too.
but i lag when itunes is trying to convert music, do the album art, the gapless playback, and going online.
Why wouild you ever use iTunes to convert music...it's EXTREMELY slow. I just skip the album art/gapless playback junk.
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