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post #31 of 52
One word:

Dell

*shudders*
post #32 of 52
Quote:
Originally Posted by thrasherht;12241796 
Name one really high quality ..... Over seas the people get paid well because they do an absolute amazing job building circuits and IC's and other stuff.
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Yeah, right. That's why they make electronics in China and Taiwan. Indonesia and other countries. Because they want to pay the people soooo well. No, that's the reason formerly American companies ship production to these locales. Because of cheap labor.
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Originally Posted by killeraxemannic;12241879 
Falcon Northwest

http://www.falcon-nw.com/

doh.gif they don't make the components, they just put them together.
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If you'll buy that I have a punch to the fact I am selling for the low, low price of $50. Only $50 and I will personally punch you in the face.*

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Quote:
Originally Posted by ExplosiveBacon;12240465 
like all they said, complete ripoff but if you really want an alienware case to have a huge e-peen, there are usually alot on

Among enthusiasts having an Alienware takes 4 inches off your epeen. That is 4" a lot of guys can't afford to give up.
Edited by Mygaffer - 2/2/11 at 8:52pm
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post #35 of 52
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Originally Posted by Sirius;12241892 
One word:

Dell

*shudders*

You are correct, I remember when Alienware before Dell bought them and jacked the price on everything by 75-100% they were a good little company and put out good gaming rigs for noobs that did not want to open the case...

But now under Dell management they SUCK, and the are very overpriced...

Do not waste your money, a pre-built at the egg is a much better deal...
    
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The words of advice, dont buy the crappy prebuilt PC from dell/ alienware.. So, you can build your own PC. biggrin.gif
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post #37 of 52
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Originally Posted by ExplosiveBacon;12240465 
like all they said, complete ripoff but if you really want an alienware case to have a huge e-peen, there are usually alot on ebaywink.gif

edit: i though you couldn't buy it in stores O.o and you can get much better cases for the price

I think I saw that same case at Microcenter for 80 bucks.
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post #38 of 52
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Originally Posted by Born4TheSky;12240398 
is it worth to buy Alienware area 51 for $1900? its open box item with one year manufacture warranty.

I really like this case, and it looks like they keep their value over time, comparing to everything else, because bunch of noobs thinks that it's most powerful system out there.

corsair h50
i7 920
6gb ram
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Power supply: 1100

alienware.com
$2199 +tax and shipping

Nope, not in the least worth it. Extreme ripoff.
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post #39 of 52
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Originally Posted by microman;12241270 
you couldnt buy that rig today and turn around tomorrow and sell it for even close so lets not pretend like resale is an issue here.

dam your avatar is so dam distracting....

Back to the topic... If you really want to spend a lot of money just for the case get the therlmaltake level 10 and mod it... that's a nother waste sink smile.gif
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post #40 of 52
Use common sence, you can build a rig that is a hell of alot better than that for cheaper... Alienware are overpriced for what you get, there as bad as pc world here in the uk for still selling the acer predator set up even tho the lack of airflow ect makes random fires...
Edited by Rai - 2/4/11 at 4:23pm
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