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post #21 of 92
A $999 price tag would make this laptop really attractive.
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A $999 price tag would make this laptop really attractive.
Yeah even in the 1200-1300 range it would be attractive. But that won't happen until Razer becomes more prominent with laptops sadly. I imagine if any of the bigger names were making it en masse it would be a good bit cheaper.

Milling/laser cutting a solid piece of aluminium compared to plastic moulding ontop of the specs isn't cheap either.
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The 14" version sounded like a no-compromise, 100% premium laptop... but then I saw that it was a TN panel.

Resolution can be forgiven due to WIndows's in-progress scaling situation, but quality (or lack thereof) is a dealbreaker at this tier.
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waiting for haswell based EDGE
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after some thinking, for a 14" display 1600 x 900 is quite good., Dont forget just last year before retina macbook, the High res Premium option for their 15" pro line was a 1680 x 1050 which is the 16:10 equivalent to this res on this 16:9 screen. given the premium aluminum build quality, portability and power of this notebook, i have to honestly say its not to shabby. the macbook came out to be 100-200 more with the high res upgrade and less graphic power. All in all, it might sound scary at 1800 but it is actually a pretty good buy IMO. I just priced out an alien-ware and ended up at the same price with a lower 650m, their are alot of other options like the sager np9150, but it is hefty and bulky with a 3 pound power brick.
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1600 x 900 TN panel. Disappointing. So close Razor. Keep up the good work though because you are the only company who at least tries to push the envelope with gamers in mind.
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post #27 of 92
not 1080p no ethernet port and a touch screen os without the option of touchscreen.......

ethernet port and resolution is a little pathetic excuse for a gaming laptop considering the hardware specs are pretty good....

with that being said. you could get something better than a 765m I7(not sure bout a haswell) and 8gbs of ram w a good SSD for less than $2300....


as far as them vs alienware, never had a razor, and my alienware was from the first 6 months of the "DELL" and it was crap.... but it didnt have to be green all the time thumb.gif
    
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1) The panel should be IPS, 1080p, Touch Screen. Should have something extra like macros to make it different from other gaming laptops. I would have liked Display port out also. Price ~ 1200-1300.
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Haters gonna hate. Go Razer!
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1) The panel should be IPS, 1080p, Touch Screen. Should have something extra like macros to make it different from other gaming laptops. I would have liked Display port out also. Price ~ 1200-1300.

That is some extreme ass requirements for that price bracket...

Anyways, overpriced, but not exactly the cheapest thing to produce. Also the price point is not know, my guess is the 1800 mark.
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