The Bottom Line The Gateway MX delivers performance in a portable, wide-screen package, but it has insufficient battery life for regular mobile users. The MX came up quite short in our battery-drain tests, however, running out of steam after minutes–nearly two hours short of the Latitude D KMix also shows everything unmuted and unchecked. The keyboard feels very solid. I’m currently working on sound issues on my own machine as well, though I haven’t been able to check changing the output switches as I am at work. Gateway’s Web site is well stocked with documentation, drivers, and a wide-ranging FAQs section; it also provides e-mail access to technicians.

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This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Audioo also includes a built-in integrated The included printed manuals provide a good overview on getting started, managing Wi-Fi, and troubleshooting. I saw activity on the monitor but could not hear any music.

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Gateway M / GZ Review (pics, specs)

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The slightly more expensive Dell Latitude Dequipped with a bevy of strong components, including Intel’s next-generation Centrino platform, a discrete graphics card, and a faster, 5,rpm hard drive, sped by the MX in our MobileMark test; the Sony VAIO VGN-BB02with the slowest processor of the three, scored slightly lower. Visit the following links: Also built-in is a media card reader for various flash memory cards. Pentium M 1.

No Sound card with Gateway Laptop and Mandrake The time now is Gateway’s default warranty for the MX lasts an industry-standard one year and includes coverage for parts and labor. Don’t show this again. The buttons are small rounded bars and the right-click button seems very tiny, that will take some getting used to.

For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

Gateway M210 / 3520GZ Review (pics, specs)

gatewway I’ve checked the KMix to make sure that nothing is muted. If it is not in the man pages or the how-to’s this is the place!

So when I sat down to think of what I wanted in a laptop, a few things came to mind for my needs:. The keyboard is quiet and features large, well-placed keys, though we found them somewhat mushy to the touch. Gateway MX Editors’ note: The advice was spot on. Put a CD into the drive and play some music. I haven’t used Linux in a while, so I’m sort of starting fresh myself. No clock issues or high pitch noises yet.


The MX weighs 5.

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All content posted on Gatewzy is granted to TechnologyGuide with electronic publishing rights in perpetuity, as all content posted on this site becomes a part of the community. The GZ feels well built, it is probably prone to scratches due to the outside of the lid being painted silver, but it definitely does not feel cheap. As for the command, you will need to open up a terminal window. A portion is set aside for scrolling.

The MX measures 13 inches wide, 9. My choices came down to four laptops: