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Best battery life in ultraportable?

Looking for a laptop/notebook/tablet. Main criteria is that it be small and lightweight with the longest battery life. Don't want anything that will be outdated soon. Am willing to go heavier for best machine. Any ideas??

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Here's the deal.

In reply to: Best battery life in ultraportable?

Because the market is so competitive, the moment the engineering teams gets 8 hours of battery time (life is another issue) then the market forces that battery size to be cut in half or more to drop the price of the unit.

To get more time, see if larger (more cells, more mAH) batteries are offered.


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See also models with a ULV CPU

In reply to: Here's the deal.

Ultraportables with a Intel Core Solo Ultra-Low-Voltage are for me a real true ultraportable laptop.

Instead of 27 watts, the CPU consumes 10 or 12 watts. A real improvement for battery life.

See the Dell XPS M1210 and some Toshiba models.

Asus also makes good ultraportable, but this company is unknown here in America ...

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