Windows 7 Promises Big Improvements in Battery Life

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Woger, Sep 2, 2009.

  1. Woger

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    I see another metal post from our Lunix addict


    In a demonstration of two identically configured ThinkPads T400s, Intel and
    Microsoft claimed that a Windows XP SP2 machine consumed on average 20.2
    watts, while the Windows 7 machine consumed 15.4 watts. That translated to
    about 1.4 hours of additional battery life, executives said.




    http://www.extremetech.com/article2/0,2845,2352303,00.asp
     
    Woger, Sep 2, 2009
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