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Should I wait for the new sandy Bridge Asus ROG laptop?

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The new sandy bridge Asus is coming out by the end of Feb but the price won't be good. I am wondering how much faster is the sandy bridge clock to clock compare to the current 7x0Qs. Is it worth the premium?
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the new sb chips are significantly faster. I would definitely wait and pay just a little more for it
 
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the new sb chips are significantly faster. I would definitely wait and pay just a little more for it
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and they chew less power
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I think they "chew" the same amount of power but they are much faster than current i series models. Waiting is always a good idea if you know when the next best thing will be.
     
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I think they "chew" the same amount of power but they are much faster than current i series models. Waiting is always a good idea if you know when the next best thing will be.
If your going for the higher chips than yea it would chew more power
But some of the more mid-range chips provide the performance of nehlman but at a much lower tdp
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Side by side yes, but you can also order the laptop with 940XMs and whatnot.
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