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post #11 of 34
are you running 2 ssds?

theres been lots of discussion about poor performance with a drive in the optical bay


http://forum.techinferno.com/alienware-m14x/540-warning-2nd-hard-drive-very-slow-will-cause-bottlenecks.html


edit: got my m14x last week. great combination of performance/battery/portability
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post #12 of 34
I have a question to anyone. How long does the battery last on the m14x? Typically just browsing. Or gaming.
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5-6 hours on mine.
    
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5-6 hours on mine.
What! Damn, I did see this one guy on Youtube and he says he gets 4 1/2 watching vids and browsing while on Balanced.
post #15 of 34
My boss has a M15X, I think. Or the M17X.

Either way, it's a damn nice computer.

However, gaming on a laptop is still a weird thing for me..
post #16 of 34
how much battery life do you get on this thing? my acer 7741g gets like 3 hours only
    
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Lucky punk


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post #18 of 34
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How well does an alienware perform next to a comparable spec'd sager?
AFAIK, there isn't a 14 inch Sager that matches the M14x's specs
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post #19 of 34
That mouse is logitech branded? That looks identical to a mionix naos just wireless...

    
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post #20 of 34
damn nice. I'm still waiting a couple years for a gaming laptop and till then i will just stick with my atom netbook
    
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