The more accurately you mark the center of the crosshair, the more accurate the pen is on the tablet. The ME is sturdy and runs cool and quiet, with the fans only occasionally spinning on. Speakers The speakers are probably better than other laptop speakers, and while they are not amazing, they can easily fill a small room with sound. Keyboard and Touchpad Gateway M keyboard and touchpad view large image The keyboard for this computer is excellent. Intel Core Duo T 2.

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Gateway M Convertible Tablet PC Review (pics, specs)

Question about M bluetooth support Discussion in ‘ Acer Gateway ‘ started by ichibanJan 26, Gateway won’t sell it and Acer won’t either, although someone posted on NotebookForum.

Thin and Powerful Convertible. The only complaint I would have with this screen, is that it does have a little grainy look to everything it displays.

The ME easily tackles everything its designed to do.

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Gateway includes the Notebook Value Service Plan in the price of the ME, which covers parts and labor on defects, and telephone technical bateway for three years. The tablet software accurately converts handwriting into text, and can handle my illegible-to-humans cursive with ease. We bluetoofh the tablet experience to be enhanced with new ink analysis technologies and Tablet PC support in the Windows Presentation Foundation.

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The performance is gayeway notch, and the quality is also surprisingly nice. The laptop definitely produces heat, and when in your lap, you can definitely feel it, however it is nothing that would cause any physical damage, or too uncomfortable, even when it has been on your lap for hours.


It does give off a little heat, but not enough to make it uncomfortable on your lap. Other than that, the only other missing port someone would have a complaint about would be S-Video, however, that can be solved using the Optional Port Replicator attachment that Gateway sells.

Gateway ME Convertible Review

While visually it may not look so durable, it is quite the opposite. Four other buttons control screen orientation, launch Windows Task Manager, launch applications and toggle the five-way cursor between navigation and AV settings.

Recording conversations or lectures is easy with the built in microphone.

Steve S Oct 11, Gateway has an excellent online support center that is very informative and well organized. On the second call were on hold for just over two minutes before a service rep. When being miserly, gatewau low brightness gsteway no wireless, the laptop can almost hit 8 and a half hours. Your registration with Eweek will include the following free email bluetokth s: I also chose to get m825-e option of Bluetooth on this computer, because my printer HP Photosmart is bluetooth enabled, and this allows me to connect to it via Bluetooth, giving me the option of eliminating wire clutter in my dorm room while I am in college.

One of the things that I was most worried about when I was choosing to buy a laptop computer, was how the battery life would be, as there were no definitive reviews for this or any other current generation tablet PC. From there, the application uses the recover partition on the HD, as well as the Recovery disks to restore the original image that came on the laptop.


This is an excellent choice for students and professionals alike who demand flexibility and performance in a wide array of computing situations. It weighs just over seven pounds, making it tough to hold comfortably with one gaeway while scribbling on the screen with the other, especially while standing.

The faster rpm hard drive can also deserve some credit, as this makes available many of the things I need sooner, thus gatteway a bottleneck that may exist had I chosen to go with the slower rpm hard drive. What is your company size?

This result considers system performance as a whole processor, graphics card, hard drive. The screen is sufficient for most applications, but a little grainy when playing DVDs.

The main function of a tablet is the Pen and Pad functionality of the screen, and while one may not realize it, the feel of the tablet, as well as how well the pen responds to various inputs is critical for those who are trying to recreate a natural feeling of pen on paper. There are a plethora of Ports available on this laptop, and significantly more than other comparable tablet pc convertibles with similar specs. Gateway M closed lid view view large image.

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