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What is your maximum budget?
Under 2k$

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What will be the uses of this laptop?
Games. Everything else. But mostly for games

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Do you have brand loyalty or care which brands we select for you?
Not really.

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What screen size do you require?
17' would be good. But doesn't matter aslong as it's not too small.
What screen resolution do you require?

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How long should the battery last? (Under optimal conditions, no movies/games/heavy internet)
It will be plugged in at all times. So doesn't matter.

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What games would you like to play with your laptop? And on what settings?
I'd like it to last for a couple of years. Crysis on ultra maybe.


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How much hard drive space do you need?
500gb and up.

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Is there anything else we need to know?
All up there^
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834152266

That should be great for what you want
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Yeah. I was thinking of getting the gt780r one. But wanted to see if you guys knew something better.
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I'd probably pick Alienware. I know , there are better laptops than Alienware , but Alienware laptops just stand out of other ones.
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They're too expensive from what I've seen. Got a specific one in mind?
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The standard M18X, as it is from their site but... I'd rather get the MSI laptop.
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I'd probably pick Alienware. I know , there are better laptops than Alienware , but Alienware laptops just stand out of other ones.
Alienware is good. You'll definitely have a great gaming laptop, but they are a bbit on the expensive side.

I personally like the Toshiba Quosmio line. I have been using Toshiba for a lot of years, and those laptops are top notch. They last forever.

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