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Wow, just wow, I wasn't going to do this but you asked for it:

Full Copper Heatsinks in most laptops you say?





CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), quality = 70







But wait this is more:

Full Aluminum Heatsink:



But wait for a limited time:

ALIEN-WARE LAPTOPS WITH ALUMINUM HEATS-SINKS:



Proof you say? proof.gif
http://buy.vivastreet.co.uk/computers+creekmouth-ig11/alienware-aurora-m9700-laptop-heatsink---fan-cpu-a23683/46632979

You clearly know nothing about laptops. Most laptops have Aluminum in the heat-sinks unless their very high end. Nobody likes fanboys flaming forums. Speaking of effort, I found these pictures in 30 seconds verifying your information was wrong. You really have made a fool of yourself here. I wonder what does OCN do with A know it all, that knows nothing. Your one laptop proves nothing, in fact it's a counter argument to you admitting fault. I have disassembled dozens of laptops, and I know my information first hand. Alienware's are notorious for heat problems, it's all over YouTube, Google, Review Sites, Dell Forums, and my first hand experience.

I really never meant to offend anybody, but you obviously need to follow your own advice here. 2cents.gif

Honestly If your are happy with your purchase that is all that matters. I'm glad your satisfied, It's a consumers market, and we appreciate input from experience. But when somebody counters this input, the last thing you should do is make broad assumptions and character attacks, it makes you look foolish.

I want no hard feelings on these forums, we are all here because we enjoy computers, and that should be it. cheers.gif
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Wow, just wow, I wasn't going to do this but you asked for it:

Full Copper Heatsinks in most laptops you say?





CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), quality = 70







But wait this is more:

Full Aluminum Heatsink:



But wait for a limited time:

ALIEN-WARE LAPTOPS WITH ALUMINUM HEATS-SINKS:



Proof you say? proof.gif
http://buy.vivastreet.co.uk/computers+creekmouth-ig11/alienware-aurora-m9700-laptop-heatsink---fan-cpu-a23683/46632979

You clearly know nothing about laptops. Most laptops have Aluminum in the heat-sinks unless their very high end. Nobody likes fanboys flaming forums. Speaking of effort, I found these pictures in 30 seconds verifying your information was wrong. You really have made a fool of yourself here. I wonder what does OCN do with A know it all, that knows nothing. Your one laptop proves nothing, in fact it's a counter argument to you admitting fault. I have disassembled dozens of laptops, and I know my information first hand. Alienware's are notorious for heat problems, it's all over YouTube, Google, Review Sites, Dell Forums, and my first hand experience.

I really never meant to offend anybody, but you obviously need to follow your own advice here. 2cents.gif

Honestly If your are happy with your purchase that is all that matters. I'm glad your satisfied, It's a consumers market, and we appreciate input from experience. But when somebody counters this input, the last thing you should do is make broad assumptions and character attacks, it makes you look foolish.

I want no hard feelings on these forums, we are all here because we enjoy computers, and that should be it. cheers.gif

Most heatsinks are nickel plated.
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Nickel plated with aluminum fins to save money. But defiantly not full copper. Didn't say it's not around, but it's not common. Copper is so expensive these days angrysmiley.gif

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Back to the OPs question, I would say go with the 7970m with hopes they will fix the driver issues with crossfire in the future. thumb.gif
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Alienware m17r3 copper heat sink and no heat problems (problem solved)

Sweet Rig dude, Glad you don't have any problems, nobody deserves the dreaded lap fire of doom biggrin.gif
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Sweet Rig dude, Glad you don't have any problems, nobody deserves the dreaded lap fire of doom biggrin.gif
biggrin.gif hahaha thats not mine :3 mine is more awesome dont worry tongue.gif

This how a GPU heat sink should be
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Wow, just wow, I wasn't going to do this but you asked for it:

Full Copper Heatsinks in most laptops you say?





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But wait this is more:

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But wait for a limited time:

ALIEN-WARE LAPTOPS WITH ALUMINUM HEATS-SINKS:



Proof you say? proof.gif
http://buy.vivastreet.co.uk/computers+creekmouth-ig11/alienware-aurora-m9700-laptop-heatsink---fan-cpu-a23683/46632979

You clearly know nothing about laptops. Most laptops have Aluminum in the heat-sinks unless their very high end. Nobody likes fanboys flaming forums. Speaking of effort, I found these pictures in 30 seconds verifying your information was wrong. You really have made a fool of yourself here. I wonder what does OCN do with A know it all, that knows nothing. Your one laptop proves nothing, in fact it's a counter argument to you admitting fault. I have disassembled dozens of laptops, and I know my information first hand. Alienware's are notorious for heat problems, it's all over YouTube, Google, Review Sites, Dell Forums, and my first hand experience.

I really never meant to offend anybody, but you obviously need to follow your own advice here. 2cents.gif

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I want no hard feelings on these forums, we are all here because we enjoy computers, and that should be it. cheers.gif

I find it amusing how your entire response was based around the non-gaming laptops that everyone uses for generic daily-use. rolleyes.gif You knew I was speaking about the Gaming Laptops out there but saw an opening. Well, you proved me wrong on the generic laptops at least... only... not really. tongue.gif

BTW, you still haven't proved your point against my method of getting Alienware for the same price as a main competitor's laptop. wink.gif More than likely because you've not managed to find a point. So, half the argument is done... but please, by all means, continue further. You've yet to really show me just how wrong I am and that there's literally no way to buy an Alienware for a reasonable price... and that the Dell Alienwares have poor cooling. wink.gif

EDIT: Last note...

The Alienware M9700 was a renamed Clevo. Just sayin', as I had previously stated before, YOUR BEEF IS WITH CLEVO, not Alienware. rolleyes.gif
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I find it amusing how your entire response was based around the non-gaming laptops that everyone uses for generic daily-use. rolleyes.gif You knew I was speaking about the Gaming Laptops out there but saw an opening. Well, you proved me wrong on the generic laptops at least... only... not really. tongue.gif

BTW, you still haven't proved your point against my method of getting Alienware for the same price as a main competitor's laptop. wink.gif More than likely because you've not managed to find a point. So, half the argument is done... but please, by all means, continue further. You've yet to really show me just how wrong I am and that there's literally no way to buy an Alienware for a reasonable price... and that the Dell Alienwares have poor cooling. wink.gif

EDIT: Last note...

The Alienware M9700 was a renamed Clevo. Just sayin', as I had previously stated before, YOUR BEEF IS WITH CLEVO, not Alienware. rolleyes.gif


DAT SINGLE HEAT PIPE! thumb.gif
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I don't hate Alienware I just prefer something else. Maybe it's just because their in bed with Dell who I do despise. Anyways your Alienware laptop is sweet, hopefully their won't be any issues in the future. It is my dream that people don't get ripped off with computers anymore. As for the pricing concern, it's a variable market and I can never guarantee anything on pricing from one day to the next, you got me there. However the pictures are undeniable proof that Alienware did use nickel/aluminum in their products at some point, if you look closely, one of my pictures is of a Alienware M15x. Like i said their is a large customer complaint list about overheating, but I can't deny user error (such as lack of cleaning). You did make a point about how most generic laptops used full copper that I proved false. It's a consumers market and it's up to the OP what he wants to buy. We can only comment, so lets leave it at that. cheers.gif
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Speaking of heatsinks, I wonder when will diamond/graphene heatsinks and solid state fans (moves air using electro-aerodynamic pumping) will start to be introduced, at least in the very high end laptop/desktop models)?
Edited by A Bad Day - 1/14/13 at 2:02pm
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