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Toshiba Qosmio X870 Packs A Potent Combo

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When we learned early details about the Qosmio X870 from Toshiba, we took it as a sufficiently impressive combination of "Ivy Bridge" and "GeForce Kepler", without a clue about which exact models they were. DonanimHaber went hands on with one of these beasts and discovered it instead packs top-rate versions of Ivy Bridge and GeForce Fermi...err, right.

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probably 2.5-3K in price :(
 
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Why is GT670 GF114... an why not Kepler? All Kepler mobile GPUs have 384 shaders... they should be able to make a highend one too with two SMXs instead of one.
 
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probably 2.5-3K in price :(
Qosmios are usually 1-1.8k depending on specs. Very decent equipped models tend to be in the 12-1400 range. Maxed RAM, i7s, Bluray...higher end models don't add a ton on top of that.
 
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Yes please just what the doctor ordered, maybe need a bit more juice on the cpu side, at least 2.9ghz but a good start so far.

I think my "dual cpu socket" girlfriends needs something a bit more beefier as a portable entertainment device.
 
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If only it were an acer or MSI, something respectable.
 

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If only it were an acer or MSI, something respectable.
Why isn't Toshiba respectable? I might have the wrong image of course, but most Toshibas I've seen are just ... working and chugging along without problems.
 
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is it true that the gpu consumes the most power in a laptop?
 
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If only it were an acer or MSI, something respectable.
there's nothing wrong with Toshiba.
NOw if it was eMachines, that's a different story. LOL
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