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any difference in picking up a better wireless card? I use an N router
and want max speeds
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only if you have one with 3 antenna on it. if your router only has 1 or 2 then i would just stick with the basic one.
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Why don't you buy directly from sager? I mean > this <.
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reps given, looking at the sager stuff now
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Why don't you buy directly from sager? I mean > this <.
I don't know, I've not bought a custom laptop... ever

why should/shouldn't I?

is sager the only option?
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Why don't you buy directly from sager? I mean > this <.
Sager has bad costumer support, and the last time I did a price comparison they were more expensive then most of the retailers (including xotic). Since then I know xotic has increased prices, and a few other resellers have too.

When you deal with a reseller they become the middleman (for no price increase usually) and have a better relationship with sager then an individual costumer would, so its much easier to do repairs if needed. Plus most resellers have very knowledgeable reps who can guide you through anything you need to know, like disassembling your whole laptop!

When I or other people link to xotic or other sites, I'm just giving them a starting point, where they can either buy it then and get good service and a decent price, or they do research and can usually get the laptop for cheaper with the same costumer service.
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Sager has bad costumer support, and the last time I did a price comparison they were more expensive then most of the retailers (including xotic). Since then I know xotic has increased prices, and a few other resellers have too.

When you deal with a reseller they become the middleman (for no price increase usually) and have a better relationship with sager then an individual costumer would, so its much easier to do repairs if needed. Plus most resellers have very knowledgeable reps who can guide you through anything you need to know, like disassembling your whole laptop!

When I or other people link to xotic or other sites, I'm just giving them a starting point, where they can either buy it then and get good service and a decent price, or they do research and can usually get the laptop for cheaper with the same costumer service.

is dell any good?
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is dell any good?
dell is ok but you cant really upgrade them like you can sager.
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post #19 of 26
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dell is ok but you cant really upgrade them like you can sager.
so you think sager is the only choice? What about the alienware mx11?

.. or is that retarded?
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post #20 of 26
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how much RAM do you think I need?
do anti-glare screens work so I can actually see my screen
when I"m in the sun?
Edited by Tralala - 4/5/11 at 1:32pm
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