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Originally Posted by LOL_Wut_Axel;13473070 
Perfect. Is that with the 500GB 7200RPM HDD, though?

Its a 320GB 7200RPM. I don't need much. I have a 320GB now, I have 170GB remaining.
post #52 of 63
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Originally Posted by trulsrohk;13473097 
You are right of course, it is all subjective. To me if I want a really thin and light thing I know I am not going to use it for gaming, and the difference in weight forme is not a big deal. I figure a decent multimedia/gaming laptop is going to be somewhere between 5 & 10 lbs. To me anywhere in between those numbers is acceptable, the op didn't really specify a weight preference so he can put how much ever emphasis on that he wants smile.gif

The 460m or other dedicated gaming gpu's van be overkill for some games, but even those cannot play all modern games at high. And a 1080 screen is prefereable to a 900p for me for gaming as well as video/photo editing.

That sager is cetainly also a great machine and depending on how the op ways the pros and cons of each it may certainly be the best laptop for him. But as I said, if gaming is the primary focus, then the asus is the clear winner.

Gl with the decision op, I certainly wish I had $1200 to drop on a new lappy wink.gif

If you can live with the 2 hour battery and the weight, of course. It's just that even in gaming the ASUS won't present much of an advantage. The GTX 460M is only 20% faster than the GT 555M. It's not like you're getting record breaking performance in comparison, not to mention you get no Optimus. In both you'll be able to play most games in High settings at 1600x900.
    
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Originally Posted by NuclearSlurpee;13473118 
Its a 320GB 7200RPM. I don't need much. I have a 320GB now, I have 170GB remaining.

Sounds great, then. Go for it.
    
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Originally Posted by Johnny Guitar;13473246 
alienware m14x

I don't have a money tree in my backyard.
post #56 of 63
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Originally Posted by NuclearSlurpee;13473313 
I don't have a money tree in my backyard.

its 1200 and has identical specs as the sager, don't be a biased wanker
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Originally Posted by NuclearSlurpee;13473313 
I don't have a money tree in my backyard.

Don't listen to this guy... ever. He's been trolling the threads for a while now and bought an Alienware M17 because of the LED lights and the brand.

Just go for the Sager and ignore.
    
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post #58 of 63
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Originally Posted by LOL_Wut_Axel;13473338 
Don't listen to this guy... ever. He's been trolling the threads for a while now and bought an Alienware M17 because of the LED lights and the brand.

Just go for the Sager and ignore.

biased towards companies you don't like, you know I used to hate alienware believe it or not but my mom bought me an m11x I've been happier then a pig in **** with it and bought the amazingly awesome m17x
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post #59 of 63
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Originally Posted by Johnny Guitar;13473331 
its 1200 and has identical specs as the sager, don't be a biased wanker

I have been know for that. Show me but I hate Dell.
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No, it doesn't. For $1200 you get the same GPU, same CPU, a horrible 14" 1366x768 screen, and a chassis that is beginning for your attention and (IMO) looks horribly disgusting from the front. The Sager is more than $100 less and you get more.

Go troll somewhere else.
    
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