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Im getting a new alienware laptop soon and I was wondering if it would be worth he extra $200 to get the 8 mb processor. Does it really effect performance that much??
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Why would you get an alienware? lol
     
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Why would you get an alienware? lol
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alienware is overpriced garbage why waste your money on that?
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Yes I agree - Alienware is now just a Dell Brand that has been reduced in quality - it is no longer a good brand!

However the question you asked is if it is worth gettign the $200 more expensive 8Mb cache CPU, well to help answer we need to know your expected usage? What do you plan on doing with it?

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Well I plan on gaming a lot with it. But is it really that bad. I'm getting the 18 inch that has the dual graphics cards and it seems pretty fast. And the lights on it are really really cool. But money isn't a problem because I'm not buying it lol but what laptops are better??
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would be worth he extra $200 to get the 8 mb processor. Does it really effect performance that much??
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post #7 of 11
Alienware laptop's are rubbish. It gets overheated, makes alot of noise and plain overpriced. Stick with the computer you have.
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post #8 of 11
WHICH i7's are these?
I have a feeling its the mobile i7's vs the 1156 i7 mobile. But either way gaming and laptop don't go together.
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post #9 of 11
Check out Sager laptops if you want performance. I'm sure you can live without the lights, right?
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post #10 of 11
Take a look at the Sagers on this site.
http://www.xoticpc.com/custom-gaming...118_96_98.html

EDIT: Guy above me got to it first T_T
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