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Well, to be fair that video is comparing SSD raid vs HDD Raid. Even a single SSD will be faster. Im fine with waiting a few more seconds if it means less problems.

Edit: Heres a video that I found comparing 1 SSD all the way up to 4SSD's in Raid 0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JPuywNBctvg

Hmm ya you are right about the SSD vs HDD thing. I did re-consider the "points of failure" issue with 3 Raid-0 disks
okay new plan, getting a 2 SSD in Raid-0 and 1 mSATA with 0.5 TB.

Also since you rendered the super raid issue meaningless, I conclude that at gentech you can get a better discount (3% paying cash + 2% for student + free 30 day dead pixel guarantee) which is better than Black Flag + Xotic final price.
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Well, I just put my preorder in for a MSI GS70-002 on Gentech. Hopefully it gets processed soon because I want this laptop biggrin.gif
 
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haha nice, I'm just pooling in all my cash to get the 3% knocked off, might take a few days...
i did talk to them about shipment and this was their reply,

Q. If I order this laptop today, when will it actually ship ?
" We are still waiting for first shipment and ETA is around end of this week."
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haha nice, I'm just pooling in all my cash to get the 3% knocked off, might take a few days...
i did talk to them about shipment and this was their reply,

Q. If I order this laptop today, when will it actually ship ?
" We are still waiting for first shipment and ETA is around end of this week."

Yeah, I called them up about that too. And thats why I put in my preorder
 
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With a thread this long you better let us know how it is when you get it.
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With a thread this long you better let us know how it is when you get it.
lol, I'll be sure too
 
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So my sisters laptop arrived today. I'll try to get some pics of it later.
 
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So I was able to get some pictures of the GE70 Pro that I got my sister and here they are. She hadn't set it up yet, that's why there are no photos of it on. Also sorry for the bad picture quality, I am not an expert photographer. tongue.gif






Edited by funkmetal - 4/3/14 at 10:14pm
 
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So I was able to get some pictures of the GE70 Pro that I got my sister and here they are. She hadn't set it up yet, that's why there are no photos of it on. Also sorry for the bad picture quality, I am not an expert

Please tell me about the sound quality and how it feels.
after all my research, that is the only issue i have left with this device...
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Please tell me about the sound quality and how it feels.
after all my research, that is the only issue i have left with this device...

Unfortunately I won't be able to test that. This laptop was a gift for my sister. So even though I bought it, I dont think I will be able to test it.
 
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