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[engadget] Dell dropping XPS, focusing on Alienware

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We've got some news that'll make a PC gamer or two weep: the Wall St. Journal is reporting that as of next month Dell will be dropping four models of XPS performance PCs to focus solely on pushing Alienware.
engadget.com, wsj.com

If you're going to get a gaming desktop PC, you ought to make one. Gaming notebooks however Dell serves a good purpose for.
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Oooh, ouch. Well, I hope Dell will continue to honor the warranties on the XPS line.
    
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Originally Posted by 0xygen View Post
engadget.com, wsj.com

If you're going to get a gaming desktop PC, you ought to make one. Gaming notebooks however Dell serves a good purpose for.
The gaming notebooks from Dell are awsome indeed. Hopefully they aren't dropping the XPS line of notebooks.
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And I was actually looking forward to the new ATX XPS desktops (no more BTX)
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"Rest in pieces XPS. Though I never owned one of you I will fondly remember seeing your ads in PC Gamer."

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I hope they don't kill the laptop line.. I just bought one and was soon to pick up another one.. MUCH better than my old Inspiron 6000


Edit: How would this effect the XPS service, since it's a different line than the rest?
Edited by Vargess - 5/12/08 at 8:15pm
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I was looking to get the XPS M1330 for my college notebook this summer...
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I actually like the XPS PCs better than the Alienware themed computers.
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Gotta say that weird folding out XPS laptop I always shunned on the dell page looked AMAZING in Iron Man!
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Aww.

I actually like the look of the XPS cases over the weird alienware stuff
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