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Have you guys seen the new FX model BestBuy is selling? It has a GTX260m and good cpu for only $1049.99

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Gateway+...&skuId=9605365
I wish they would throw a quad core in this baby. I would definitely get my hands on one.
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Throw me up there! Proud owner of this beast of a lappy. It weighs more than any laptop I have ever seen. I love it.

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I wish they would throw a quad core in this baby. I would definitely get my hands on one.
That GTX 260M is playing all the right notes for this laptop and a quad or a extreme chip would kick some serious ass

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Throw me up there! Proud owner of this beast of a lappy. It weighs more than any laptop I have ever seen. I love it.

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Thermal issues guys sorry? How about SLI? Thermal issues but yea I know more like say MoBo does not support.

A man with out dreams is not a man? So you guys keep pushing the limits. Best of luck.
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Newegg is a good place to get ram and hard drives. The cheapest place to get a good overclocking cpu is either the forums at notebookreview or ebay
What cpu would you recomend for my gateway p172? to play crysis, borderlands...etc and other first person shooters. right now for sum reason on my call of duty world at war during cinemas between missions it is just black can hear everything, but no visual then when the game comes back i can play it fine. I can see that during the cinema my CPU says its being used 100% not sure if this is the problem or not. But ireally would liek to upgrade my CPU. it really doesnt have a good cpu at the moment only like 2.00 ghz and T5500 or sumthing like that.
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Quick question will the 7811 with the bios update handle a q9100?
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Well I tried to push this a bit to far. L4D2 demo maxed out plays with absolutely no lag and then my entire PC just freezes. Have to manually restart. I assume it is overheating. Any ideas on how to fix it?
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Quick question will the 7811 with the bios update handle a q9100?
Nope...It isn't BIOS it's the mobo.
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Well I tried to push this a bit to far. L4D2 demo maxed out plays with absolutely no lag and then my entire PC just freezes. Have to manually restart. I assume it is overheating. Any ideas on how to fix it?
Are you overclocking your videocard? If you are, try clocking it back a little bit until it doesn't freeze up. Are you playing with the laptop on a hard flat surface where all the vents can cool easily?
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Guys is it possible to configure the fan speeds on a P-6860?

I just want to ramp it to full everytime i game because it doesnt always automatically do it even if its red hot.
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