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    It is definitely one of the biggest laptop...

    It is definitely one of the biggest laptop backpacks out there. The ASUS backpack is actually just a rebranded Targus bag with less capacity. It's really a matter of personal preference but the...
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    Why not just get a Targus XL backpack? It's less...

    Why not just get a Targus XL backpack? It's less than $50, holds more stuff, has a lifetime warranty, and is always in stock.
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    To the OP who was wondering about the new G75,...

    To the OP who was wondering about the new G75, you may want to take a look at this thread that's been developing on the Notebook Review ASUS gaming notebook forum for some time now.

    On the eve of...
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    Read the reviews, pick out which components fit...

    Read the reviews, pick out which components fit your preferences or budget.

    Also, there is no point in getting 16 GB of ram, especially for a laptop.
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    You need to connect it to a 3D-capable display...

    You need to connect it to a 3D-capable display because this particular model does not come with a built-in 3D monitor. Also for your information running a game in 3D will halve the frame rate...
  6. Do I really need Intel Rapid Storage Technology?

    Title says it all. Do I need the Intel Rapid Storage Technology driver in my G73JH? Does it provide any benefits or performance increase? I can't seem to get a definitive answer based on my research....
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    Alright, after some further testing, I've FINALLY...

    Alright, after some further testing, I've FINALLY figured out the source of my laggy playback in YouTube. What I did was I found 4 different videos of Battlefield 3 gameplay that were uploaded by a...
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    I'm already on BIOS 213 and vBIOS 93. Tried...

    I'm already on BIOS 213 and vBIOS 93. Tried newest drivers too. Not a lick of difference. Just wondering, could anyone else try playing more than one 1080p YouTube video simultaneously and report...
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    Well, after using Chrome for a bit, my lag is...

    Well, after using Chrome for a bit, my lag is back with a vengeance. I've put my battery profile on high performance and PowerPlay is turned off, but those don't help at all. On AC power as well.
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    I know this is gonna sound silly, but I just...

    I know this is gonna sound silly, but I just started using Google Chrome for the first time and all of a sudden, I'm not having these lag issues on HD YouTube videos anymore! In fact, I can play 5...
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    Laggy YouTube HD videos on G73JH

    I don't know why, but for some reason playing more than one 1080p YouTube video simultaneously on my G73JH makes the videos lag like crazy. Playing a single 1080p video is fine, but as soon as I add...
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    I've read the release notes for the new...

    I've read the release notes for the new Catalysts; none of them address this purple texture issue in Source games and I'm not experiencing any of the other issues that the new drivers are supposed to...
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    Running Catalyst 11.10. GPU was around 65 C when...

    Running Catalyst 11.10. GPU was around 65 C when it happened.

    I think I may have found the root case of this. Apparently the Source engine will do this when you Alt+Tab out of the game too many...
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    Pink/purple textures in games

    Well, my G73JH seems to be giving me all sorts of random problems lately. First it was BSODing after being put to sleep, and now this:

    http://img38.imageshack.us/img38/5356/testhardware0000.jpg
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    You can take a look at the debug dump file and...

    You can take a look at the debug dump file and performance monitoring report for this incident here. It's a .zip attachment at the end of my original post. Any ideas as to what is causing this are...
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    Unfortunately, system restore is configured to...

    Unfortunately, system restore is configured to only take up about 12 GB of hard disk space on my system and I just defragmented my hard drive a couple days ago, so pretty much all 12 GB of the space...
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    Hmmm. I installed all the drivers that are...

    Hmmm. I installed all the drivers that are currently on my system on the day I got the laptop after reformatting the OS, but this issue has only been occurring in the last week or so. I haven't...
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    What is this and how do I fix it?

    http://img857.imageshack.us/img857/940/error1r.jpg

    http://img38.imageshack.us/img38/5682/error2pz.jpg

    I've had my G73JH for about 2 months now and just started getting this random, inexplicable...
  19. Thanks for the info. Specifying a lower channel...

    Thanks for the info. Specifying a lower channel bandwidth slows down my connection speed and doesn't seem to actually help the issue. My router firmware is up to date as well. My other games also...
  20. Thanks for your reply. I'll check out the DPC...

    Thanks for your reply. I'll check out the DPC Latency Checker and see what shows up. I have the "Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6250 AGN" wi-fi card, not the Atheros one, so it's not a driver issue. And...
  21. Massive rubber banding/ping spikes in Battlefield 2 online.

    Don't know if this is the right place to put this, but here goes:

    I recently got a new 802.11n wireless router and now my Battlefield 2 is unplayable on my G73JH due to massive ping spikes every...
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    I don't see how it could possibly damage your...

    I don't see how it could possibly damage your laptop, so yeah, no harm in trying it out.
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    If I recall, the G53SX does have a Twin Turbo...

    If I recall, the G53SX does have a Twin Turbo button so it wouldn't hurt to try it out. I would try benchmarking without the "fix" enabled first and then with it enabled. You may find, like I did,...
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    Hey everybody, thanks for the suggestions. I'm...

    Hey everybody, thanks for the suggestions. I'm overjoyed to report that my VOIP is functioning perfectly fine now. It seems that whenever I try to set up my mic inside the games, the games won't...
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    VOIP doesn't work on G73JH?!?

    Hey everybody,

    I'm new to these forums and I just got a G73JH-BST7. This is the one with the Mobility 5870 and Core i7 740QM (1.73GHz). Everything is fine except for one massive problem: VOIP DOES...
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