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by kronus
Thu Sep 29, 2005 1:10 pm
Forum: Forum Contests - Giving Back To Our Readers
Topic: October Contest #1: Intel Pentium M 760 Processor
Replies: 293
Views: 95765

mmm poor student could use some extra cpu power... i'm going to need a lapcool if i OC this thing.

Your building a whitebox notebook article was an inspiration!
by kronus
Wed Oct 13, 2004 3:45 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

the mounting/faceplate is an Asus part, not toshiba.
by kronus
Fri Sep 24, 2004 4:33 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

Asus M6BNe 15.4" WXGA
M6 DVD/CD-ROM Combodrive
ATI Radeon 9700 64MB
Built On ASUS Insignia
1Gig Kingston pc2700
60gb/7200rpm HDD
Arctic Silver 5
1.7 Dothan
2200 B/G
Bag
$1,620
But of course no warranty except on the parts.
by kronus
Sun Sep 19, 2004 12:42 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

Yep, a usb cd drive. worked great. if you have the OS on a USB flash drive you could use that too i suppose. i just saw the new 2GIG and 4GIG flash drives. SWEET!!!!!! I'm posting from my new M6BNe :D Still waiting for fedex to deliver the CD drive. I installed XP from a usb drive :wink: No dead pix...
by kronus
Tue Aug 24, 2004 4:37 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

I'm posting from my new M6BNe :D Still waiting for fedex to deliver the CD drive. I installed XP from a usb drive :wink:

No dead pixels so far :P

Installing all this software takes a long time...
by kronus
Tue Aug 17, 2004 3:11 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: How Will Doom 3 Play On My Notebook?
Replies: 14
Views: 5085

More performance?

How will D3 play with Omega drivers? :twisted:
What about with Omega Drivers and these tweaks that increase performance 40% supposedly? :shock:
by kronus
Fri Aug 06, 2004 4:54 am
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

So you want integrated bluetooth eh?

I thought up a solution to the no bluetooth problem. Disassemble a BT USB dongle and hardwire it to one of the USB mobo connectors. Hide the BT chip inside the laptop. The only problem is how to turn it on and off? Any ideas? Once I get mine and see if this is feasible(I know some forums with some p...
by kronus
Thu Aug 05, 2004 11:21 pm
Forum: Legit Reviews Review Forum
Topic: Building a Whitebox Notebook PC
Replies: 120
Views: 43439

There is no bluetooth option except dongle/pccard. Acer solders something on the mobo for BT. Dell also. See here for some interesting chipset info, last paragraph "Centrino will offer an option for a Bluetooth controller plugged into the internal USB 2.0 connector of Centrino’s southbridge chip, th...