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hey all =] anyone know anyone who has played flight sim X on the m11x? ive looked on youtube but obviously no vid's there so has anyone played it/seen someone play it one?
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Kinda sounds like either it needs to be taken apart and dusted/cleaned, or you have a fan or something going bad.
Today I added AS5 (thermal compound) and dusted off all the heatsinks but this thing shut down when I started playing Battlefield 2. So now I have the back open and fan blowing on it so that I can play in peace I will never get another AMD processor computer.
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post #153 of 671
Pictures! (no one mentioned you couldn't see the album without a password..sorry guys )
I linked them here so they don't clog the page up for any slow loaders
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6180241.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220249.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220250.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220251.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220253.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220254.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220257.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220252.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220255.jpg
http://i20.photobucket.com/albums/b2...e/P6220256.jpg

Edit: BTW, here is the link to the Vantage score this machine got with no tweeks, changes or mods. Straight stock from Dell.
http://service.futuremark.com/home.a...&resultType=19

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Today I added AS5 (thermal compound) and dusted off all the heatsinks but this thing shut down when I started playing Battlefield 2. So now I have the back open and fan blowing on it so that I can play in peace I will never get another AMD processor computer.
Well, that's good

Was going to mention the AMD thing as I've had that issue with the last couple AMD cpu's I've had.. Intel always now
Edited by Vargess - 6/23/10 at 11:16am
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post #154 of 671
I fixed the linking issue after noticing no one could reach them.
All better now
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My sexual M15x just got here!
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post #156 of 671
Thread Starter 
Very awesome! I could never bring myself to pay extra for a color option but that Nebula Red does look extremely sharp!

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My sexual M15x just got here!
Post some pics!
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post #157 of 671
It does look sharp. It's really better looking than in the pics.. cameras almost never do the job your own eyes can do
It's kind of like a crimson red, it's so awesome
(and it's not fingerprint prone like my studio xps!!! )

Plays games awesome. With the LED screen it looks better than my desktop and 295 heh. Would be a very interesting comparison to get an LED monitor/tv for my desktop.. but right now I'm lovin on the LED laptop

Almost considered installing Crysis hehe..
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post #158 of 671
When I was purchasing and building my M17X last august (geez...I've already had it for almost a year?) I decided to go with the standard black/gunmetal/black/whateveritis because I was thinking of how it would look like at an airport. Just couldn't bring myself to get the red or aluminum, figured it would look ridiculous out in the wild.

Of course this was before I realized exactly how big a 17 inch laptop really is. And before I realized that it was going to be a desktop replacement and not going anywhere except maybe from the kitchen table to the desk to the tv stand. =P

10 pounds isn't much when its weights, but my god 10 pounds feels like 50 when its a laptop.
    
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post #159 of 671
My M11x is set to arrive tomorrow!

Its a R2 with the i5 processor. If anyone wants any performance tests run feel free to ask and I'll do my best to get you information since not a lot is out there about the R2...
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Add me too the list for a M9700
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