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About 5 years back i bought a laptop from Alienware and i have never regretted doing so...in other words personally i could justify the purchase of gaming laptop where mobility and performance was a major issue for a customer. Back at the time there was no laptop that could match the performance of an Alienware laptop. Now with regards to a desktop...i guess it is much cheaper building it yourself.
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post #12 of 21
lol love the BS steps, specially the last. building its half the fun anyway
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post #13 of 21
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Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post



I'm glad Alienware's website doesn't lie to you either.
Hehe. Good one.
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post #14 of 21
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Originally Posted by yannis7777 View Post
About 5 years back i bought a laptop from Alienware and i have never regretted doing so...in other words personally i could justify the purchase of gaming laptop where mobility and performance was a major issue for a customer. Back at the time there was no laptop that could match the performance of an Alienware laptop. Now with regards to a desktop...i guess it is much cheaper building it yourself.
This is'nt for laptops I agree they have some of the strongest laptops out there but they are talking about PCs and ugh i just hate how smug they are about it
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post #15 of 21
my mate bought a top spec pc from alienware, watercooled etc.

ran it for a few months before asking if 80c idle was too hot!!!! i told him to turn it off and send it back, he replied it goes upto 115c load LOL!

it went back and it turned out the watercooling hadnt been setup correctly(mate says it wasnt even hooked up to any form of power for the pump)

it took 2 more returns for everything to be fixed, as the heat had damaged his 8800Ultras and it kept crashing.

he had all components replaced and its been fine, but what kind of shoddy work do alien ware do! he paid a few grand for a watercooled pc that wasnt even working FFS LOL!
post #16 of 21
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Originally Posted by ru7hl355 View Post
my mate bought a top spec pc from alienware, watercooled etc.

ran it for a few months before asking if 80c idle was too hot!!!! i told him to turn it off and send it back, he replied it goes upto 115c load LOL!

it went back and it turned out the watercooling hadnt been setup correctly(mate says it wasnt even hooked up to any form of power for the pump)

it took 2 more returns for everything to be fixed, as the heat had damaged his 8800Ultras and it kept crashing.

he had all components replaced and its been fine, but what kind of shoddy work do alien ware do! he paid a few grand for a watercooled pc that wasnt even working FFS LOL!
Nice!

Alienware forgot the main step in their calculations: remortgage the house. Alienwares don't even look nice!
I reckon, Alienware machines are for the 1337 wannabes.
If you want a really nice system, look no further than the Scan 3XS White Cobra. Fully Customised, Painted, cherry picked 8800 Ultras, custom window, 3 loops, 3.75ghz qx6850, Blu Ray etc.
    
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Damn, didn't realize it was possible to cram so much bs into a single website
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post #18 of 21
You ever visited Microsoft's website?
    
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haha i love how they have update firmware/drivers listed as like 5 steps
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Quote:
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You ever visited Microsoft's website?
No, but I have visited apple's site
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