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M11X, Should I wait for a refresh?

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Hey guys, I'm thinking about getting a M11X, for school and light gaming on the side, IE

Rift on low

hopefully Starcraft 2 on medium

and maybe some Bad company 2 on low.

I was just wondering what your guys opinions are of the laptop? any other suggestions in the price range?
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i like the lil netbook...i mean its still the most powerful one in its class. I would go for the i5 or if you can the i7 version. My friend has the Core2Duo version and its a lil powerhouse for what it is.

Just that Dell is proud of that little thing lol it gets pricey. for $1,200 i rather pick up the Asus G53JW

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-921-_-Product
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for 1200 dont get the asus, get the np8130 from sager
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or just order the m11x from dell outlet

I got mine last week for 819shipped and the specs are.

i7 cpu

8gb of ram

250gb 7200rpms

And the gt335 which comes with all of them ofcource

Very fast little laptop which plays pretty much every game maxed with decent fps.

Like bbc2 i play that on mem settings on max res of 1366x768 and i get fps pretty much 30s 40s and 50s i could even play it on maxed and get almost the same fps, And this pretty much out performs my asus g50vt x5 which has the duel core 7400 @ 2.5ghzs 9800gs flashed too gts and 4gb of ram lol

It also plays rift pretty smooth which i play on high with 1366x768 res and get 30+ fps.


Really solid build quality too not sure if i would have the hinge problem in the future tho hopefully not. But ya i really like this laptop i wouldn't call it a netbook even tho its small like one but performs like a big laptop
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i like the lil netbook...i mean its still the most powerful one in its class. I would go for the i5 or if you can the i7 version. My friend has the Core2Duo version and its a lil powerhouse for what it is.

Just that Dell is proud of that little thing lol it gets pricey. for $1,200 i rather pick up the Asus G53JW

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-921-_-Product
Thats a good laptop but it doesn't get to good of battery life and is heavy.

The core2duo version of the alien ware is only 599.

Was thinking about getting one my self.

Anybody know if this Mx11 would play CIV5
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