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post #11 of 34
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Originally Posted by RSXHiTMAN View Post
you dont know the quality of the components, its probably some cheap ram(some of this cheap ram actually performs good), but its better quality ripoff then alienware
Dell owns Alienware.... lol
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post #12 of 34
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Dell bios = stuck with what Dell gives ya....Tech help is a joke if you can even understand them....CyberPower offers a better rig and 24-7 tech support for life....plus a 3 year warranty....for FREE...how much does a 3 year cost for Dell?
Dell > CyberPower
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lol let me get this straight... integrated graphics but a sound card is added? And without speakers?? hahaha.
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post #14 of 34
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lol let me get this straight... integrated graphics but a sound card is added? And without speakers?? hahaha.
So?
Maybe the person buying it already has speakers...
A dedicated graphics card may not be added since maybe Dell overprices their video cards or doesn't have the card he wants.
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post #15 of 34
Never been a fan of Dell's, but they are cheap functional rigs for those who don't have the need for bleeding edge performance.
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post #16 of 34
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Never been a fan of Dell's, but they are cheap functional rigs for those who don't have the need for bleeding edge performance.
Their general range is "okay". However, I've found their XPS laptops to be of very good quality.
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post #17 of 34
I have a Dell Inspiron lappy that I'm on right now (cause I'm still waiting for my 790i to come in the mail....) and it is the worst computer I have ever had, or ever will I'm hoping. The battery life SUCKS- I've had the pc barely a year and the battery is already dead. I get maybe 6 minutes out of it. Also the cord has already frayed and needs replacement... and since Dell's batteries are proprietary (i don't think I can find a cheap off brand) I'm looking at like 250 bucks for all this garbage to be replaced and last me probably another year. RIDICULOUS.
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post #18 of 34
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I have a Dell Inspiron lappy that I'm on right now (cause I'm still waiting for my 790i to come in the mail....) and it is the worst computer I have ever had, or ever will I'm hoping. The battery life SUCKS- I've had the pc barely a year and the battery is already dead. I get maybe 6 minutes out of it. Also the cord has already frayed and needs replacement... and since Dell's batteries are proprietary (i don't think I can find a cheap off brand) I'm looking at like 250 bucks for all this garbage to be replaced and last me probably another year. RIDICULOUS.
I have an Inspiron, too. I use it every single day at work for 8 hours+, the battery lasts nearly 2 hours, the power cord is still fine. You must have a lemon. Oh, and its well over a year old.

Plus I just ordered THREE non-proprietary Dell batteries. They were cheaper non-Dell brands. Plus all 3 batteries were for completely different laptop models. So maybe you haven't looked hard enough?
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post #19 of 34
don't do it man,building the pc yourself is so much better,we will help you!
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post #20 of 34
If you really need it get something way better from them.


All these guys are telling you NOT to buy which I totally agree but If you want "dell" than that system I think is not going to be a very great system for gaming. See with these pre-built systems, they beef up the specs BUT the GPU. For 6xx dollars you can get a better video card than the X3100 but less ram (Unless you find it cheap). Not only that, you can overclock (depending on the motherboard).

Also, if you build your own system. It just feels like something different because you made it yourself & also because most people don't know how to build PCs and you can be like Yeah, I built this baby myself
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