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post #11 of 17
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Its the same difference between the 570m and 580m.
Benchmarks show around 17-36% increase in performance. How much does the upgrade cost from 670 to 675?

Around $300 because it kicks me into a higher platform CPU+GPU

I think I will stay with the 670 since I already have the quad to save some $

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post #12 of 17
http://www.xoticpc.com/sager-np9150-clevo-p150em-p-4341.html

The np9150 has a backlit keyboard and the 2670qm already on it so you could sell the one you have for around $200 and stay at the same price ast the 9130, but with the backlit keyboard. and if you are wondering if the screen upgrade is worth it. It definitively is, It looks so amazing
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http://www.xoticpc.com/sager-np9170-clevo-p170em-p-4342.html?wconfigure=yes


It's little above your budget but I would go for this one and upgrade to the 675, reduce the ram to 1333 from 1600 which will save $50. The only thing keeping me from pulling the trigger right now is the looming ivy bridge release. smile.gif

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http://www.xoticpc.com/sager-np9170-clevo-p170em-p-4342.html?wconfigure=yes
It's little above your budget but I would go for this one and upgrade to the 675, reduce the ram to 1333 from 1600 which will save $50. The only thing keeping me from pulling the trigger right now is the looming ivy bridge release. smile.gif
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That laptop is ivy bridge compatible, and even of they release ivy bridge soon that doesn't mean laptops will be shipping with them right off
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post #15 of 17
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Thanks for all the help guys. I plan on ordering the 9170 if I can sell my i7 2670 QM.
What do you think I could sell the CPU for?
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Anyone know if the sagers have warranty void stickers keeping you from opening them up?

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Anyone know if the sagers have warranty void stickers keeping you from opening them up?
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They do not. You can safely replace the CPU/GPU/HD/RAM/WIFI without any worry of voiding the warranty (provided you don't break anything). That is pretty much the sole reason why I got a NP9130 in the first place, plus I got a stellar deal from XoticPC for mine. biggrin.gif
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