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Poll Results: Which Laptop should I get?

 
  • 55% (5)
    Dell XPS L702X (2670 and 555m)
  • 22% (2)
    HP Pavilion DV6 (2670 and 7690m)
  • 22% (2)
    Something Else
9 Total Votes  
post #11 of 34
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Originally Posted by HybLeaf View Post

Wouldn't it be better to get a lappy from xoticpc? At those prices, you can get a Sager NP8150.
Correct me if I'm wrong

Yea but no world wide warrenty i assume?
post #12 of 34
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Originally Posted by MaddoX View Post

Yea but no world wide warrenty i assume?

and we get taxed like 15-20% so it makes it well over my budget but that is one awesome laptop i wish........
post #13 of 34
dell!!
post #14 of 34
Neither, but if you have to choose Dell. HP has such failure rate that is not funny. I like Asus or Lenovo.
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post #15 of 34
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Originally Posted by Sodalink View Post

Neither, but if you have to choose Dell. HP has such failure rate that is not funny. I like Asus or Lenovo.

problem is what else I can get. In the US I would get something else but everything is more expensive and the range is smaller here and importing isn't worth it frown.gif i dont have much else to get really with similar specs
post #16 of 34
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Originally Posted by MaddoX View Post

problem is what else I can get. In the US I would get something else but everything is more expensive and the range is smaller here and importing isn't worth it frown.gif i dont have much else to get really with similar specs

i would look at lenovo and the links i provided are the NZ shop and you can customise to fit your needs and budget thumb.gif
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post #17 of 34
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yea I was looking at the E520 but what gfx card does it have it just says 2gb ati? also I personally think lenovo laptops looks rubbish but that might just be me
post #18 of 34
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Do you happen to game and what fps do you happen to get?

I don't use any kind of FPS monitor, but I score 45.87 FPS on GTA4 bench @ 1600x900 max settings, and here is a screenshot of my Metro 2033 bench.
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post #19 of 34
I'd look at a Lenovo laptop over either the Dell or HP.
Lenovo are pretty reliable, which is important for school.
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post #20 of 34
dell!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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