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Just bought the G60VX

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220715

Is the exact one I just purchased. Seen a lot of good reviews for it and gameplay as well. The laptop seems to be great for the price. I was wondering if anyone here had it though and could tell me if a cooler is needed, it will be at work with me most of the time and I work in the basement so its usually cool/cold here.

Also what would be the best wireless mouse for it? I'm thinking about the G700 but I'm really not wanting to go all out on this, its mainly for working on video projects when I get free time and some light gaming. I was also curious if anyone knows where I could get a 9cell battery and brackets for the second hard-drive. Any help would be greatly appreciated
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No suggestions?
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Check ebay for the battery. Check asus direct for the HDD mount.



As for over heating.. Yes, they can over heat. I found the best way to resolve this is to have the laptop not sitting flat. Have it propped up a little in the back.


- Obz
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Been using it a few days and I have to say i'm very impressed, for the price this thing really does handle games well. The only thing I ever have to really turn down is the shadows.
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