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I do a lot of photo editing extra large files, I use photoshop Cs3 and 4. I am looking for around 6 to 8 gig ram maybe an i7 processor a top graphics card a full HD 1080p and around a 16" screen, does anyone know of a laptop with this kind of spec, Thanks.
The i7 quad core processor is available in the new sony vaio f series. Performance is reduced on battery though. The dell studio xps with i7 has reduced performance on mains AC but not on battery, this has not been fixed as far as i am aware.
I have a Rock Xtreme 790 and cannot rate it highly enough. Im an architecture student and run photoshop, AutoCAD, max, sketchup...all simultaneously with no issues. My configuration set me back a touch over £3000 around August. Customer Service second to none.
What you do need to consider is that you are essentially lugging around a 'portable desktop', not a laptop thats light and easy moved.
It is a compromise you make for the power thats unbeatable.