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    £5000 Laptop anyone?

    From The Register Eurocom Panther 2.0 Core i7, SLI notebook ? reghardware

    Of course, you'd need a pallet lifter to cart it around on as well.

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    that is not a laptop.

    anything that would kill you by being on your lap is instantly not a laptop..

    ..I'm looking at you too, Alienware

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    I remember in 2004 buying bunch of these (Evesham Voyager 64 3200+ | Laptops | Reviews | PC Pro - we want 'powerful' laptops they said!). It is the only laptop I've every had that required 2 hands to pick up and made you grunt when you did so. A beast of a machine at the time though

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    Reminds me of my old Mesh rebadged Clevo laptop. It had a desktop P4 in it, with a desktop graphics chipset (none of this 'M' stuff). Weighed a tonne, but was a beast of a machine at the time.

    The power connector even looks similar - it had a 4 pin connector for mine.

    That weighed about 3.5kg so this is a bit beefier...

    If only I had £5k to spend, and legs made of steel.

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    That's our budget next year sorted then.

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    We bought some HP 6560b this year and compared to other laptops-- they are bricks--

    still they are for the teachers-- if they can feel the weight, they won't accidently whack them into table wills they??? well thats the theory

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    *cough* panasonic tough book *cough*

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    Wonder if I can convince the wife that this is a good use of the new car savings pot?

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    That is more powerful than my PC at home...its ridiculous! Still would be nice if my legs wouldn't get crushed by it!

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    I love the way it is classed as a mobile server. In the same way all servers are mobile... With a trolley!

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