- Dec 31, 1969
Could analysts and hardware vendors be right? Will Vista sap notebook battery life? While some people are claiming that it will, others seem to think it will not have any significant impact.
"We've done extensive testing, and we haven't seen [shortened battery life]," says Gateway spokesperson Kelly Odle. "While it is true that Vista has higher system requirements than XP, it also has more sophisticated mechanisms to allow for power savings."