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Poll Results: Well?

 
  • 32% (24)
    Alienware
  • 56% (42)
    Sager
  • 10% (8)
    Something else
74 Total Votes  
post #31 of 34
Sager ? NEVER!!!

I bought a NP2096 from SAGER 2 years ago. I removed the trialware of MS Office and installed my full version. Later, found out the modem was not working. they told me that because I "messed" with the software, they wouldn't help. Found help on a laptop forum.

Also, while under warranty;

Harddrive died, had to exchange it.
Laptop would not charge, sent in, was told mobo had to be replaced.
Screen died, had to send in, was told cable came loose.
From that repair, I have a drop of grease under the right corner of the screen that slowly spread into a blob.

All of these problems I had to call in because their customer service never answered my e-mails.

When I was looking for a new laptop, I was told SAGER. Never again!
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post #32 of 34
Quote:
Originally Posted by marmaduke View Post
Sager ? NEVER!!!

I bought a NP2096 from SAGER 2 years ago. I removed the trialware of MS Office and installed my full version. Later, found out the modem was not working. they told me that because I "messed" with the software, they wouldn't help. Found help on a laptop forum.

Also, while under warranty;

Harddrive died, had to exchange it.
Laptop would not charge, sent in, was told mobo had to be replaced.
Screen died, had to send in, was told cable came loose.
From that repair, I have a drop of grease under the right corner of the screen that slowly spread into a blob.

All of these problems I had to call in because their customer service never answered my e-mails.

When I was looking for a new laptop, I was told SAGER. Never again!
this is an example that every computer company has problems.
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post #33 of 34
From my limited research, alienwarw p/p ratio has significantly improved since Dell bought them out. Dells support is good, though it's expensive as well.
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post #34 of 34
I would get the Sager, but I wouldn't get the S1... just the older version NP7280 with the same CPU and a pair of 6970m. Basically the same, but $100s less. Even though the Sager is still bit more, I rather have the Sager.
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