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post #391 of 671
Bout to get my m18x pity the australian ones only come with a choice of dual gtx 460 :<, oh well they will have to do, hitting the order button in a week anyway
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post #392 of 671
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That's the only thing I dislike about Alienware laptops, the restrictions on components depending on the destination country. I mean, they're all built in the same place so why limit who gets what?

When your laptops arrive post some pics or let me know and I'll ad you then!
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post #393 of 671
hey, i'm gonna buy a m18x.
wanna ask whether i7 Extreme worth it? or just keep with i7, the performance increase shouldn't be extreme, according to my knowledge.

second, do u think there's gonna be GPU update soon? i really wanna wait to the next generation. how often does alienware upgrade their lineups?

let me know, pm me!
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post #394 of 671
Which country are you in? That's very important to start with

Extreme edition is meh in my opinion, it's very expensive for the return it gives you. As for the GPU's, they just got the 6970M and that's the best one as of today
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post #396 of 671
Man, Im considering buying an Alienware 14x

How fast wast the shipping phases for everyone? Like 3-5 bdays for proccessing, then 5-7 for shipping?
    
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Depends what config you change. If you take a pre-configured one it should be quick.
About 1-2 weeks sounds about right
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Which country are you in? That's very important to start with

Extreme edition is meh in my opinion, it's very expensive for the return it gives you. As for the GPU's, they just got the 6970M and that's the best one as of today
heyy, i'm gonna move in to USA in about 2 months. There might be an update by then
I'm going to college over there =D very excited
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heyy, i'm gonna move in to USA in about 2 months. There might be an update by then
I'm going to college over there =D very excited
What country are you in now?
You'll be able to save substantially when you move in the States, just check prices/configs that are changing
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What country are you in now?
You'll be able to save substantially when you move in the States, just check prices/configs that are changing
I'm in Thailand!
I dont think they sell alienwares here,
plus, its gonna take a hassle to take M18x there anyway, so imma buy it there.
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