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Thanks, I just want to actually see benchies to know what I am getting myself into. Plus with me already having a 1680x1050 monitor now, it won't be that much of a difference.


Here is your model.
http://www.bestbuy.ca/en-CA/product/asus-asus-17-3-laptop-featuring-intel-core-i7-2630qm-processor-g73sw-hst6-black-g73sw-hst6/10162736.aspx

I think I am going to wait anyways for Newegg to have the SW versions in anyways. Most likely it will be cheaper and with a better warranty. biggrin.gif

I'll be able to get you a Crysis / Warhead one sooner than anything. I'll have to download BC2 off steam again (got it for 8 bucks on Christmas redface.gif)
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So let me get this straight. You have a monster of a workstation, now a monster of a laptop? I'm so jealous!!!
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So... how much does it weigh?
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So... how much does it weigh?
About 8.5 lbs.

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About 8.5 lbs.

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Thanks. Just curious
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that lappy is the result of chuck norris round house kicking an F-117... have fun man! cant wait to see the game benchies
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Yeah I got mine 2-3 days ago (again at Best Buy but I got it 100 bucks off cuz I have hax so 1200 bucks + 2 year warranty only if it fries or something ^v^).My only issue is finding a decent case for less than $100 bucks or like at all. Man I loved my Logitech Kinetik case. F'in rugged case that only accepted up to 15.4" though Q.Q anyways awesome laptop. Although I'm having issues with it if anyone wants to help. It's the I need help with my i7 link in my sig.
     
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So let me get this straight. You have a monster of a workstation, now a monster of a laptop? I'm so jealous!!!
Yeah, but the workstation is being a *insert mean things here*
This laptop plays games better than it anyways.. Which is sad to say the least lol.
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Yeah I got mine 2-3 days ago (again at Best Buy but I got it 100 bucks off cuz I have hax so 1200 bucks + 2 year warranty only if it fries or something ^v^).My only issue is finding a decent case for less than $100 bucks or like at all. Man I loved my Logitech Kinetik case. F'in rugged case that only accepted up to 15.4" though Q.Q anyways awesome laptop. Although I'm having issues with it if anyone wants to help. It's the I need help with my i7 link in my sig.
Warranty with BB is stupid if you ask me. I'll just RMA the thing if I have any issues. I have backup laptops for a reason... Many of them... lol

I just use an old laptop bag. It works fine for me, fit my xbox, xbox360, old laptops, and I think this new one too.


As for benchmarks, today I got BC2 benched on the first level. Everything on highest, and I think I had it on 2xmsaa.



And for BlueDevil,


And today I got the brilliant idea to find all the laptops in my house that work, put them on cardboard, turn them on, and take a picture! Some of them went to sleep before I could get them all on the cardboard.
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Lol, you have slightly more laptops than I. There are 7 in this house, three live in my room. Soon to be eight, as my dad is getting one. It's a good thing.
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WTH is wrong with both of you?? We have 6 laptops, and 2 dont even boot but if they did it would be on dos. Also 2 fridges side by side? Jesus please tell me you live with 8 other people..

Also 1920x1080 isnt a con in games, as most will support windowed mode.
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