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DV6 Core i7 $999? Good Deal or not?

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Hey guys
This is my first post so please be nice to me. I came across with this $999 DV6 Core i7 laptop @ kingwork.com.au. I am looking for high-end laptops and it seems that this is quite good and fits my budget. Do you guys have any thought on this or similar laptops with lower price ? Not very keen on sandy bridge models though. Any advice are appreciated. Thanks mate.

http://www.kingwork.com.au/catalog/products.php?52
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I would be buying one of those if could spend a little extra
http://www.kingwork.com.au/catalog/p...5fb5566d53c79f

If not, HP is a solid brand, and that i7-720 is a good mobile CPU, so why not?
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It depends on what you are looking for in a laptop, if you want a gaming laptop then you should look at different laptops, for general word processing and web viewing this laptop is nice but maybe a little overkill.
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By the way that Dv6 had a spring refresh, and there using sandy bridge processors now... check that out if your looking at that particular laptop.
Edited by Krakatau - 6/2/11 at 5:17am
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