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post #41 of 77
I got a 17 inch macbook pro... in the end with my best buy coupons and student discount it was 2300...

not 3500.. but still a lot... but i mean it plays tf2 at 1900x1200 with mostly every maxed out...

and im happy as hell with it!
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post #42 of 77
no, technology gets old way to damn quick to justify such a big investment. id settle for a single 6970 with i7 combo, which can be bought through aafes for a discount price via alienware forward ... friend of mine just bought the m17 and he loves the thing.
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post #44 of 77
pfttt yeah right... i would spend $700 on a good laptop and spend the rest for the desktop.
    
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post #45 of 77
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Originally Posted by tweaker123 View Post
pfttt yeah right... i would spend $700 on a good laptop and spend the rest for the desktop.
The max I'd spend on a laptop is $1000. Still, the same principle. I spent $650 on the one in my sig.
    
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post #46 of 77
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Originally Posted by hitman1985 View Post
no, technology gets old way to damn quick to justify such a big investment. id settle for a single 6970 with i7 combo, which can be bought through aafes for a discount price via alienware forward ... friend of mine just bought the m17 and he loves the thing.

Woah really?! Sweet, how much of a discount?

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pfttt yeah right... i would spend $700 on a good laptop and spend the rest for the desktop.


What if I can't bring my desktop with me? Then what
post #47 of 77
OK, why are desktops being compared to this laptop? Does anyone know that this laptop is not the normal laptop? Its actually marketed under several brands right now to be exact, including design and graphics businesses. The graphic cards can be removed and swapped for different models, not just gaming cards. It supports 3 HDDs as well as SSD in RAID. There is no other laptop that gives you these options when I last checked.
     
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post #48 of 77
I bought a used laptop for $300 from a member here and it works fine for me. As for that one you're looking at what is the battery life on that, like 20 minutes?

I'd NEVER spend more than $750 on a laptop. Think about that.
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post #49 of 77
I spent 750 on a gaming one and I regret it.
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post #50 of 77
That is what I call a portable powerhouse.
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