In most of the tests, in which I connected to wireless networks and played online high-graphics demanding games, the battery lasted for about 2: Now I have a non-functional Gateway laptop and non-functional Gateway external harddrive. At one point in time one of the techs I was talking to informed that she could not help me unless XP home was put back on the computer and that she had other customers calling and she needed to talk to them, Guess I am not a customer, f I wasn’t before I really am not one now. Don’t blame the computer, go buy some better software. Nvidia is looking to shake up the gaming laptop scene with powerful new GPUs, while other PCs pitch added privacy. Automatically send old files to OneDrive by Matt Elliott. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.

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Proffitt Forum moderator March 30, Battery Life After 12 tests, the battery life lasts for an average of 3 hours. I have recomended this laptop to all my friends, If you are having problems finding drivers for this laptop feel free to contact me. This is a powerful machine and will suck the battery down quickly. The battery life is not going to be great, so be warned. It plays games great Note: If you’ve already done these things then I appologise because it sounds like you just watched it happen tateway did nothing but buy an external hard drive which will resolve zip in this situaiton.


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Back to Laptops forum 22 total posts. However you forgot to mention how rude the majority of the support tech are.

I searched six other Best Buy stores within a fifty mile radius, and still, no luck. Same as emachines M If this is all you have to complain about, because your trying to be a big man, then get off your high horse and get a life.

Everything else is excellent, in my opinion. This machine was formerly known as the emachines M, which I have and am very happy with.

I insisted they make put the correct drive in. Laptops by Justin Gatewway Dec 17, I was beyond angry that I had missed out on this deal, and I continuously checked BestBuy.

I am sorry you think that expecting technical support for a company’s product and then not even be able to find drivers for that product amusing. I burn’t a disc using one that wouldn’t load before. Should you buy a refurbished iPad?

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This type of support is inexcusable. Be sure you leave it plugged in as the battery may not last through an entire DVD. Glad you think its funny. I insisted they send it in for repairs.

Blazing fast, great screen, but I noticed that it runs hot and then fan was slow to start. So as you see, sometimes you learn the hard way but thankfully I lucked out. I’ve been dealing with Gateway for the past 9 years and have yet to have any problems with their service and technical support. Apple iPad, Microsoft Surface, Amazon Fire and more Work, play and everything in between, it’s all better on a bigger screen with great tools to boost your experience. Personally I don’t care about gateways tech support I have know for over a decade that there suport sucked always has.


Supposedly, though, there are ways to override this feature, and Gateway is supposed to release a patch sometime next month to fix it. This machine operates better than my desktop-now-server in every aspect — even over the MB Graphics card. Microsoft unveils its new Office app for Windows 10 The app will act as a hub for all your Microsoft Office needs.

Just type the name in your browser’s search window and you’ll find them all. The manager use to manage a Gateway store in town for 5 years and according to him he still has all the phone numbers needed and Gateway will be hearing form him on Then the laptop started to breakdown.

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