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Default What the 10v is REALLY missing.. - 09-14-2009, 04:59 AM

HD activity light.
USB/SD activity lights.
WIFI activity light.

I think I'm going to make it a project to install some tiny LEDs on the round edge under the screen to show read/write to external devices + the HD.


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Default 09-14-2009, 05:21 AM

for me it'd be back-lit keyboard. that will be super~
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Default 09-14-2009, 06:17 AM

+1 for the back-lit keyboard.
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Default 09-14-2009, 09:38 AM

Yep, back-lit keyboard for me. Not at all bothered about HDD activity light, I've got an SSD so it just works.
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Default 09-14-2009, 10:00 AM

2gb ram !!!

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Default 09-14-2009, 01:28 PM

I've used DriveGLEAM on both of my Minis but would rather real lights like many of the other netbooks out there have.
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Default 09-14-2009, 01:52 PM

Originally Posted by zrtom View Post
I've used DriveGLEAM on both of my Minis but would rather real lights like many of the other netbooks out there have.
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And, for those using OSX... you can use iStat Menus and monitor HDD activity

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Default 09-15-2009, 03:00 PM

Definitely the back-lit keyboard. No contest for me.
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Default 09-16-2009, 09:42 PM

How about a trackpad with two physical buttons? HOW ABOUT THAT, DELL?!
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Default 09-16-2009, 10:37 PM

No way! I like my buttons right under the trackpad.
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