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selling my latop & got 2 offers.. which?

Poll Results: what should i do?

 
  • 100% (13)
    Take the $950 & run
  • 0% (0)
    Take the $650 and the xps m1710
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post #1 of 11
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posted my sig rig on craigslist for $950


got 2 offers & need help choosing..

1St. I was offered what i asked $950

2nd. I was offered $650 plus there xps laptop/ T7600 duo,3gb ddr2,160gb,7900gtx,blu ray drive,


Now i would probley sell that laptop hes offering me cause am a gamer and plan on buying a asus g73 sandy bridge laptop.

So what should i do? i know times are hard & if i couldnt sell the laptop for atleast $250 fast! then it'd be slowing me down from getting what i really want.

Thanks guys
Edited by Gamerface - 4/8/11 at 7:34pm
    
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post #2 of 11
wut.

if u can sell the lappy at 250, that would make 900.

probability of you selling it at 300? idk.

you decide. if it's low, then go with option 1.
    
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post #3 of 11
Meh. If there is money to be had by selling the XPS laptop, then I'd go that route. But something is fishy if he's letting it go like that.
post #4 of 11
Take the $950. If you have a spare machine you can use in the meantime, then why mess around with another laptop even if you get $650?
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post #5 of 11
The laptop is worth $350-$400 or so on ebay, I'd just take the 950.

If you're willing to take a week or 2 posting the other laptop every day on craigslist, you could almost certainly get $350 for it, but it's probably too much work for $100 extra.
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post #6 of 11
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Originally Posted by mechtech View Post
The laptop is worth $350-$400 or so on ebay, I'd just take the 950.

If you're willing to take a week or 2 posting the other laptop every day on craigslist, you could almost certainly get $350 for it, but it's probably too much work for $100 extra.

Thanks so much guys! leaning towards the straight $950
    
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post #7 of 11
Definitely the $950, unless you need a laptop and money. With $950, you can buy a laptop that crushes the XPS.
     
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post #8 of 11
Take the $950. No need to worry if the laptop will take a dump on you next week.
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post #9 of 11
All the points mentioned above are valid. The only way I'd take the laptop is if you were planning to use that as your new machine. Plus, instead of reliable, nice-smelling money, you have a responsibility to resell to recoup your loss. And just because the laptop works when he shows it to you isn't indicative of any underlying problems, such as a ticking hard drive or an overheating GPU.
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post #10 of 11
Dell laptops are garbage. Take the $950.
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