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Originally Posted by 420Assassin;11746626 
G53JW-XT1 does anyone know if their are any issues with this model?

So far I haven't heard of any. It might though be one that gets rather hot if you don't give it proper ventilation so don't use it on a bed or anything like cloth or carpet and you shouldn't have problems. Damn sexy though. Wish I could have one.
     
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The G53JW-XT1, is the same as the G53JW it is either a dealer specific model (to avoid price matching), or the standard model not including the backpack and mouse. They will perform the same and both would need to be well ventilated. NO GAMING LAPTOP SHOULD BE USED ON A BED WITH OUT SOMETHING SOLID BELOW IT TO ALLOW AIR FLOW AND PREVENT INSULATION OF HEAT IN THE UNIT. The G53JW will run hotter than a G73JW as it's in a smaller package.

I have been following an owner's thread on this unit since it's release and other than the occasional DOA there have been no common issues with the unit as of yet.
Edited by Unacceptable - 12/23/10 at 12:13pm
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kk ya ill let my brothers buddy know that its gettin good reviews and no issues with them soo far. Ya laptops need extreme ventilation i was watching reports where people where getting skin burns from the hot dry air and scared them for life

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