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    HEXUS.beans :: rockdirect due to unleash Conroe Hell?

    Rumour has it that the UK based notebook manufacturer rockdirect is planning to launch a performance notebook based around the next generation Intel Desktop part. Unlike the old Pentium 4 - heat isn't so much of an issue, with the Conroe processor being roughly half the TDP of its predecessor.
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    Sure you guys are on the ball here? Quote below is from Nick Boardman (Rock MD) off the rockforum where i'm a member.

    Quote Originally Posted by Nick Boardman
    Nonsense. Whilst I can not say we will never offer a notebook based on conroe, we are working hard to accommodate a high powered graphics card or cards which has driven us down the route of using the lower powered CPU's.

    I can assure you the first Core 2 Duo notebook you see from us will be based on a Mobile processor Smile
    Then again could just be nick throwing us off the trail

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    All I can say is all stories come true in the end....
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    Very true, and on a related note the Sun is going to expand and engulf the Earth

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    heh

    We both know this will happen

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    Well, who wouldn't release a desktop replacement laptop with a conroe in rather than a pentium 4?

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