OT: Dell Laptop For Sale
sjward at gmail.com
Tue Apr 27 13:57:43 MDT 2010
> > Video Card:
> > NVIDIA GeForce 8400M GS, 128 MB
> Would this be the same Nvidia 8400M which is defective in the HP
> dv9000 series, prone to overheating, and fated to failure (not if, but
> when--usually after any warranty is out)?
> Or are the Dell parts from a different batch?
I was never aware of such an issue. As I mentioned earlier, I've had this
machine for two and a half years, so it's well outside the warranty range,
and I've never had any issues with it. I haven't noticed any overheating
issues, poor performance, or crashes.
Granted, I haven't really pushed the graphics card. As far as gaming goes,
I've probably only ever used it for occasional StarCraft and Halo. But I
continuously run either Compiz or Aero.
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