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I didn't want to start a new thread because I'm basically looking for the same thing. Replacing my 3 year old Alienware M11x. Dell's been great with the warranty, but it's seen better days.

My only question is, how do you think it (Sager 9170) would compare to a similarly spec'd Alienware? I did swear off dell for awhile; but have been impressed with their warranty service over the last 3 years. I have a similiar budget. Between 900-1600 is what I'm looking at.
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What model do you have?
    
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Actually I welcome any conversation about this stuff here, I had an old dell vostro 1700 before that toshiba, and never had any major issues with it....but this sager is so much more solidly built.
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I am thinking of getting this so I can not have that tiny...yet annoying receiver from my G700 sticking out, I realize its tiny, but if that mSATA slot is full I can't sit around and try to buy an mSATA SSD.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mini-PCI-e-to-USB-driver-card-wifi-wireless-card-bluetooth-adapter-converter-182-/170995263293?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item27d01ca73d

I just got this same mouse. Please let me know how this works for you. I really like this mouse. I settled on it after searching to no avail for a bluetooth mouse that was normal size and not made for 2 year old size hands. So far this mouse has been awesome.
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I am thinking of getting this so I can not have that tiny...yet annoying receiver from my G700 sticking out, I realize its tiny, but if that mSATA slot is full I can't sit around and try to buy an mSATA SSD.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mini-PCI-e-to-USB-driver-card-wifi-wireless-card-bluetooth-adapter-converter-182-/170995263293?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item27d01ca73d

I just got this same mouse. Please let me know how this works for you. I really like this mouse. I settled on it after searching to no avail for a bluetooth mouse that was normal size and not made for 2 year old size hands. So far this mouse has been awesome.

The G700 or the Mionix 500? I just got the Mionix, I have had the G700 for years.
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I just got the G700 and am wondering how well it works with the converter you are looking at buying.
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I just got the G700 and am wondering how well it works with the converter you are looking at buying.

I will let you know after payday Friday, just ran out of cash supply until then lol.
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I will let you know after payday Friday, just ran out of cash supply until then lol.

Yeah, I'm a tad worried about the practice of living paycheck to paycheck...
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I will let you know after payday Friday, just ran out of cash supply until then lol.

Yeah, I'm a tad worried about the practice of living paycheck to paycheck...

Don't have four kids or let your wife get sick then.....
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Don't have four kids or let your wife get sick then.....

Kinda reminds me of this interesting paper:

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