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About iniyavank

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  1. Hi people, I have a desktop hackintosh running 10.7.4, i was thinking of getting a laptop since I need to move around a bit. Since apple has stopped its 17" macbook pros, i was looking for a rather cheap alternative, I have found one but not sure of the 1. Lan adapter make 2. Wifi adapter make 3. Trackpad make here is the link to the laptop http://www.toshiba-india.com/laptop/satellite-C870-i3-viewmodel.html and http://www.flipkart.com/toshiba-satellite-c870-i0010-laptop-2nd-gen-ci3-2gb-320gb-no-os/p/itmdd4p9kxsjmefc?pid=COMDD4NYBVQFGRCZ&ref=c313ae0a-7957-40b9-91ac-3f19789706c2 it comes pretty cheap at US$ 600 for a 17.3" screen. the published specs are below, any feedback is appriciated, I want to run OSX 10.8.2 : General Series Satellite Part Number PSC8CG-009004 Lifestyle Everyday Use Processor Processor Core i3 (2nd Generation) Variant 2370M Chipset Mobile Intel HM76 Express Brand Intel Clock Speed 2.4 GHz Cache 3 MB Memory Expandable Memory Upto 8 GB Memory Slots 2 (Unused Slot - 1) System Memory 2 GB DDR3 Storage Hardware Interface SATA RPM 5400 HDD Capacity 320 GB Optical Disk Drive Read/Write Speed 8x Optical Drive DVD SuperMulti Drive with Dual Layer Support (SATA) Platform Architecture 64-bit Operating System No OS Display Screen Size 17.3 Inch Resolution 1600 x 900 Pixel Screen Type HD Clear SuperView LED Backlit Display Graphics Graphic Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 Input Web Camera Built-in VGA Camera Pointer Device Large Touchpad with Gesture Support Keyboard Standard Keyboard with Numeric Keypad Audio Internal Mic Yes Audio Chips Intel HD Audio Speakers Built-in Speakers Sound 16-bit Stereo Communication Ethernet 10/100 Mbps Wireless LAN IEEE 802.11b/g/n Bluetooth v4.0 Power Battery Backup Upto 3 hours Power Supply 65 W AC Adapter Battery Cell 6 cell Ports/Slots USB Port 1 x USB 3.0, 2 x USB 2.0 Mic In Yes RJ45 LAN Yes HDMI Port Yes VGA Port Yes Multi Card Slot Yes Security Lock Port Kensington Lock Slot Machine Dimensions 2.6 kg Dimension 413 x 268 x 33.7 Color Glossy Precious Black With Crossline Pattern thanks!!
  2. Toshiba Portege R700?

    i have the i5 460m r700, tried installing lion, got audio ( lol) but no display.. untill there is a way to get that display from intel hd graphics 5700, there is no way we are going ahead. such a waste of a beautiful machine ( actually way better than the macbook, anyday)
  3. thanks a lot BTaylor i could sucessfully install osx 10.6.6 (hazard) on my acer aspire one D150 by following your process.. iam updating it to 10.6.8 at the moment, will let you know the results once done.. thanks a lot cheers ini I tried to update . the results arent too great ..cant boot into anymore.. even in -v the display blanks off ... any help here pls!