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[* black] withWith the display out of the way we can get to the good stuff.
[* black] the first thing we notice is another big changeThe cooling system looks pretty similar to [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/VDTdbVjtAogP5F2B.huge|last year's|new_window=true], save for an extra little pipe down the cooling system! Quad-core performance withoutleft side.
[* icon_note] We're impressed—quad-core processors generally need
a fan is pretty impressive, but it'llto really let loose. It'll be interesting to see how hotif this thing getscan handle the heat under loadload.
[* black] Also spotted: anotherLooking south the similarities continue. There's a quad-cell battery, with no pull tabs in sight :(battery taking up most of the case, still adhered to the case and lacking pull-tabs.
[* black] onOn the plus side, all the screws so far are torxy! (3's and 5's)standard Torx!
[* black] withWith the display out of the way we can get to the good stuff.
[* black] the first thing we notice is another big changeThe cooling system looks pretty similar to [https://d3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net/igi/VDTdbVjtAogP5F2B.huge|last year's|new_window=true], save for an extra little pipe down the cooling system! Quad-core performance withoutleft side.
[* icon_note] We're impressed—quad-core processors generally need
a fan is pretty impressive, but it'llto really let loose. It'll be interesting to see how hotif this thing getscan handle the heat under loadload.
[* black] Also spotted: anotherLooking south the similarities continue. There's a quad-cell battery, with no pull tabs in sight :(battery taking up most of the case, still adhered to the case and lacking pull-tabs.
[* black] onOn the plus side, all the screws so far are torxy! (3's and 5's)standard Torx!