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I have a M17x R2 and love it. If you do get one, get the 1080p RGBLED it's well worth the extra money. Best screen you can get that's not a IPS.
QFT. The RGBLED screen on my SXPS 16 is by far the best notebook screen I've ever seen. It destroys any monitor I've ever owned too
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QFT. The RGBLED screen on my SXPS 16 is by far the best notebook screen I've ever seen. It destroys any monitor I've ever owned too
Whenever you're down here on LI you should pass by. I've been curious as to how those XPS screens actually looked and performed for quite a while now.

And then you can compare it to an FW900 and come back and edit your post
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That would be dumb, to put it lightly. I helped my wife configure one of these and she just got hers. It is a freaking amazing machine.
It is VERY nice, but it is kinda big, I have been wanting a 13 or 14 incher. Also the GT 540m is a bit lacking... So not very dumb at all.
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Whenever you're down here on LI you should pass by. I've been curious as to how those XPS screens actually looked and performed for quite a while now.

And then you can compare it to an FW900 and come back and edit your post
Where on LI are you from again? The next time I'm going home is probably around June
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Ugh what a turd
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mmm prebuilt garbage
You can get non prebuilt laptops?
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m11x is powerful for 11" but at 14" your a notebook, I wouldn't compare the two on any levels.



335m aka terrible. The 555m is close to a 460m which makes it a midrange gpu
the 335m is not terrible, it can push out bc2 on low at 1680x1050
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You can get non prebuilt laptops?
clevo/sager is a good place to start plus some of the other alienware you can customize to different specs.
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I wish more manufacturers would offer 1080p/1200p on their 14" models. 1366x768 is really ugly on screens that big, and if I wanted that resolution I'd go and buy a netbook.
I'd rather see a nice medium between 1080p and 1366x768. I find 1366x768 is just a tad too low for 14" screens, but 1080p is too high (and also would require too much gfx power to push, if one is interested in gaming with a laptop of that size). No doubt, Alienware went with the lower res screen so that the laptop will be more capable with games.
    
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I'd rather see a nice medium between 1080p and 1366x768. I find 1366x768 is just a tad too low for 14" screens, but 1080p is too high (and also would require too much gfx power to push, if one is interested in gaming with a laptop of that size). No doubt, Alienware went with the lower res screen so that the laptop will be more capable with games.
Like what kind of resolution? 1440x900? I wanted to use that resolution when I first started building my computer.
     
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