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post #21 of 36
one of the most overlooked brands of laptop are the sager/clevos... they often have a selection of the most powerfull laptops.. VooDoo, Alienware, Hypersonic.. all their laptops are re-branded sagers with a much larger price tag. desktops will forever beat out the laptops for gaming, but if you must with a laptop they are top notch, offering SLI laptops, one has a 20" widescreen on it. and also their top of the line dont use mobile processors, they use full blown dekstop cpus

http://www.pctorque.com/sager-9260-gaming-computers.php
here is one you can get an X6800, 4gb of ddr2 and SLI in
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post #22 of 36
dang you beat me to it

i was going to say you need an SLI laptop
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post #23 of 36
this is what you need a core 2 x6800 with 2 geforce 7950 gtx in SLI

if you want to save some money get a E6600 with 2 Geforce 7950 gtx in sli

http://www.xtremenotebooks.com/index...inch&category=

probably one of the most extreme gaming laptops money can buy


i dont' know if you can play all games on max settings, but you can play MOST games on max settings
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Just buy a cheap laptop for taking notes and surfing the web, then buy a faster, upgradeable desktop.
 
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post #25 of 36
of you could just get a asus laptop with a single 8600 GT.

http://usa.asus.com/products.aspx?l1...75&modelmenu=2

more real than one of those sli laptops, those are portable gaming rigs espeically with a quad core extreme cpu inside. hehe, its like a movie editing rig
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post #26 of 36
Go for the new updated Asus with 8600 and santa rosa, I am in the schools comp lab and newegg is blocked.
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post #27 of 36
Quote:
Originally Posted by sandiegoskyline View Post
Just buy a cheap laptop for taking notes and surfing the web, then buy a faster, upgradeable desktop.
im in the same with sandiego.. what are you circumstances that make a laptop the only option? if your looking for a gaming pc that is also portable you could try checking into microAtx/shuttle pcs as well
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post #28 of 36
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hi! i am going on a long trip(cruise) and gona be in the ship for a quiet a long time.thanks for the help but i need to find a website that sells these laptops in uk.
post #29 of 36
In the UK, I've only really seen Rock reviews. They use Clevo based rigs..
www.rockdirect.com
    
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post #30 of 36
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Originally Posted by BenHagerty View Post
Go for the new updated Asus with 8600 and santa rosa, I am in the schools comp lab and newegg is blocked.
Can you get around that block by entering in the ip address in directly?

Like in dos type nslookup www.newegg.com

Then you will find the IP then try entering http://204.14.213.185/ into the browser. See if that gets past the school block. I know at some schools they forget to block the actual IP address and only block the domain name.
    
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