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so i need a good gaming laptop, i want to play crysis, cod, that kind of trash.

i was looking into this,

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834152239

something futureproof, maybe overclockable?

something to get me through MOS school lol, all i need it for is some gaming and doing my studies. 2k budget. i multitask a lot too. music while gaming. i leave internet open all the time lol
    
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post #2 of 8
This is a pretty good option.
Comes with a 3 year warranty.

http://www.xoticpc.com/sager-np8150-...hm-p-2972.html
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I recommend getting a Asus G73 for around $1200 and getting yourself 2 SSDs with the remaining budget and putting those in RAID0.
post #4 of 8
If you can afford this, go for it:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834200049

This would be a good alternative as well:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834214278

For the same price range, here is another option:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834200048

All in all though your choice is pretty solid!
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The sager is probably the best choice since it has the best GPU!
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Did you really just post up two Alienware choices that would perform less than spectacular by comparison?

The only other good choice, which I'd rather go for, is the Toshiba Qosmio. I've got that line, the X505-Q892 with the first generation i5 but with the same GPU.

Not to mention it has a bluray drive and is 1080p capable.

Personally, the MSI is the better choice for the pricing though. Comes with a wicked fast quad, has 8GB of ram, a powerful GPU, and has a 1080p screen. For the price you'll find nothing better. Not to mention upgrading it to a bluray player would cost $120 tops, so you'll find your money's worth outright.
     
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post #7 of 8
This is a pretty good option.
post #8 of 8
Get a Asus G53 or G73. There are 3D models though.
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