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hello its been a while but i needed your professional help once more in buying a laptop

post #1 of 4
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which laptop should i buy an MSI or ASUS
http://www.amazon.com/MSI-Series-GT70-2OC-065US-17-3-Inch/dp/B00CU9GLUM/ref=amtcd_B00CU9GLX4_B00CU9GLUM
or
http://www.amazon.com/ASUS-G750JW-DB71-17-3-Inch-Laptop-Black/dp/B00COQIKB4/ref=sr_1_1?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1373391876&sr=1-1&keywords=asus+g750

also if u have a better suggestion please tell me
thanks
post #2 of 4
The MSI has a better GPU than the Asus.

I looked into the same Asus, but realized that I got more for my money with Sager.

You can look into Sager
http://www.sagernotebook.com/index.php?page=product_info&model_name=NP8270
NP8270 $1,449.00 $1,449.00

Display 17.3" Full HD LED-Backlit Display with Matte Finished Surface (1920 x 1080)
Video & Graphics Card Nvidia GeForce GTX 770M GPU with 3GB GDDR5 Video Memory
CPU Processor 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-4700MQ Processor ( 6MB L3 Cache, 2.40GHz)
Thermal Compound Stock Standard Thermal Compound
Operating System Genuine MS Windows® 8 64-Bit Edition
Memory 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM at 1600MHz - 2 X 4GB
mSATA SSD Drive None
Hard Drive & SSD Drive RAID Storage Options Info Non-RAID Storage
Hard Disk Drive 1 750GB 7200rpm SATA2 Hard Drive
Optical Drive Bay — Optical Drive or Hard Disk Drive in Optical Drive Bay with Caddy case 8X DVD±R/RW/4X +DL Super-Multi Drive & Software
Wireless Network Card Internal 802.11 B+G+N Wireless LAN + Bluetooth Combo Module
Primary Battery Smart Li-ION Battery Pack
Integrated Security Device Fingerprint Reader
Microsoft Office Microsoft Office 2013 Trial - Included in Price
Warranty Sager 1 Year Limited Parts and Labor Warranty
White Night
(22 items)
 
My Office/Setup
(36 photos)
Sager NP8250-S
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8350 BE 4.3GHz ASUS M5A97 EVO XFX R9 390X DD BE Corsair Vengeance 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 850 EVO OCZ Agility 3 Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB ASUS 12X BD-ROM 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
ZALMAN CNPS9900MAX-B Windows 7 UE  Dual ASUS VE278Q 27" Ducky Shine II Clear DK9008 White LED  
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2  Corsair 600T SE  Logitech G500, G7, G9x Xtrac Ripper XXL 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO, 250 ohms Polk RTIA1 Black Turtle Beach PX5 Sony MDR-7506 Professional Series 
OtherOther
Asus Xonar Dx 7.1 Sound Card Emotiva mini-X a-100 gen 2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-4700MQ 780m 16gb RAM Crucial 128GB M4  
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
750GB 7200rpm SATA3 Hybrid Hard Drive with 8GB...  6X Blu-ray Reader/8X DVD±R/2.4X +DL Super-Mult... Windows 7 Ultimate 15.6" Full HD LED-Backlit Display featuring 95%... 
AudioOther
ONKYO 2.1 Soundblaster X-Fi MB3  Killer™ Wireless-N 1202 802.11 A/B/G/N Wireles... 
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White Night
(22 items)
 
My Office/Setup
(36 photos)
Sager NP8250-S
(10 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8350 BE 4.3GHz ASUS M5A97 EVO XFX R9 390X DD BE Corsair Vengeance 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 850 EVO OCZ Agility 3 Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB ASUS 12X BD-ROM 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
ZALMAN CNPS9900MAX-B Windows 7 UE  Dual ASUS VE278Q 27" Ducky Shine II Clear DK9008 White LED  
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2  Corsair 600T SE  Logitech G500, G7, G9x Xtrac Ripper XXL 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
Beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO, 250 ohms Polk RTIA1 Black Turtle Beach PX5 Sony MDR-7506 Professional Series 
OtherOther
Asus Xonar Dx 7.1 Sound Card Emotiva mini-X a-100 gen 2 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-4700MQ 780m 16gb RAM Crucial 128GB M4  
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
750GB 7200rpm SATA3 Hybrid Hard Drive with 8GB...  6X Blu-ray Reader/8X DVD±R/2.4X +DL Super-Mult... Windows 7 Ultimate 15.6" Full HD LED-Backlit Display featuring 95%... 
AudioOther
ONKYO 2.1 Soundblaster X-Fi MB3  Killer™ Wireless-N 1202 802.11 A/B/G/N Wireles... 
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post #3 of 4
Asus has bad customer service and MSi had poor cooling. I'd look into the Sager.
Desktop!
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i7 6700k @ 4.92 Ghz 1.44Vcore 24/7 Gigabyte Z170 Gaming 3 GTX 980 Ti @ 1450Mhz  CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin D... 
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256GB Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Samsung 850 Evo XSPC Raystorm XSPC Razor GPU Block 
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i7 4790k @ 4.6Ghz Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE GTX 980 Ti @ 1400 Mhz 4 x 4GB (16GB) Corsair LPX DDR3 
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Desktop!
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Spare Gaming Rig
(11 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6700k @ 4.92 Ghz 1.44Vcore 24/7 Gigabyte Z170 Gaming 3 GTX 980 Ti @ 1450Mhz  CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin D... 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
256GB Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Samsung 850 Evo XSPC Raystorm XSPC Razor GPU Block 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
XSPC Photon 2x XSPC EX240 6x Gentle Typhoon AP-14's Windows 10 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer XB270HU 1440P 144Hz IPS OCN Ducky Corsair 750 RM Phanteks Evolv ATX 
MouseAudio
Logitech G602 Klipsch Pro Media 2.1 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4790k @ 4.6Ghz Asus MAXIMUS VII GENE GTX 980 Ti @ 1400 Mhz 4 x 4GB (16GB) Corsair LPX DDR3 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
240GB Seagate 1TB RAID HDD Cosair H240 Windows 10 
MonitorKeyboardPower
Asus P278Q Razer BlackWidow Corsair 650W 
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post #4 of 4
Sager is the best buy, almost always. AVAdirect, after researching custom sites for more than a year for comparisons, offers the best deal for your money, with awesome service and support. If you choose to go MSI or ASUS, they can custom build those too
Gamerz
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