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WHAT HELL? WHO ON EARTH WOULD BUY THIS?

You would be surprised.
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But the 6950 has more gigibites than the 580 so it must be better.

not sure if sarcasm or sarcasm
     
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nice find.
still to expensive imo
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dafuq. how this manage to cost almost NZD$10k??

worst of all, 1 year warranty? hell no.
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nice find.
still to expensive imo

i wish i had one frown.gif
     
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I'll post the same thing I have in previous Alienware bashing threads.
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Originally Posted by SmokinWaffle View Post

You guys say that ignorant rich people buy them, but you are actually being quite ignorant saying that yourself.
They are generally bought by people who don't have the knowledge of PC Building (as simple as it is to learn), and wants to buy a system that works out of the box, from a well known company they know and trust(Dell), with a Warranty for someone to fix it if it goes wrong.
They pay a premium for it, but some would say it's piece of mind, which is fair enough if you don't know a lot. Granted, it's obviously very expensive if you know the costs and have the knowledge of building it yourself, but not everyone has that knowledge.

Get over it.
    
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not sure if sarcasm or sarcasm

In the eyes of the average consumer the more vRAM it has the better.
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In the eyes of the average consumer the more vRAM it has the better.

thats why pc gaming is downgrading every year
     
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I have a friend who always wanted a alinenware computer, just due to the fact that he loves the case. I can promise you that if he could afford one, he would buy one, without hesitation. Luckily, i managed to convince him to build his own rig instead of buying a OEM as he first intended to do.

EDIT: Yes he is what i consider a noob on computers, don't know to much about them at all.
Edited by AlbertMwugabi - 3/3/12 at 5:21am
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I have a friend who always wanted a alinenware computer, just due to the fact that he loves the case. I can promise you that if he could afford one, he would buy one, without hesitation. Luckily, i managed to convince him to build his own rig instead of buying a OEM as he first intended to do.

My gift to your friend
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Alienware-Area-51-ALX-Case-Motherboard-Daughter-Board-1KW-PSU-/200714951687?pt=UK_Computing_DesktopPCs&hash=item2ebb8b1c07#ht_8217wt_1150
this one has 100% positive feedback
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Dell-Alienware-Area-51-Lighting-Chassis-1100w-Power-Supply-Gaming-Case-/360427306448?pt=Desktop_PCs&hash=item53eb243dd0#ht_3400wt_1658
this one has 99.2% positive feedback
     
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