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post #31 of 107
Why do people keep on making these threads?

I swear this must be the third time I've seen a thread like this come up, and every time it's the same reason:
1. Some people want a powerful desktop and have no idea how to build or maintain a computer, and don't want to to be bothered by it.

Simple as that. Get it over with, we all know we're the best etc., no need to ascertain yourself that.
post #32 of 107
Pretty much like why do people buy Beats by Dr.Dre? Marketing and ignorance is the answer.
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It's a matter of a feel of "security" when purchase something that has good reputation. Many people including my past-self don't want any trouble since they've got enough of it from work and they want to create jobs for other people. It's good for the economy to have these people
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ntherblast View Post
I always wondered why people buy alienware? Do people really buy alienware just to pay extra for the logo?
Why do people buy iMacs? Same deal here!
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post #35 of 107
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by AtomicFrost View Post
Say that to an auto mechanic. To them most repairs are pretty easy. Same for us when it comes to fixing pc's.

Heck how many of us change their own engine oil. For most of us it is easier for us to pay someone to do it.
Cause most mechanics are trained professionals they get paid for a reason.
post #36 of 107
poeple buy it casuse they are stupid, or the are unable to build their own, i know i sound rough, but i guess, if you had a ton of money, and had no time to build your own, i would buy allienware, but there are a lot of other companies who build way better stuff, i just hate their cases
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post #37 of 107
Marketing + stupidity.

Too bad very few people know that there are actually better alternatives to Alienware, and I'm not talking about home/self-built systems.
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post #38 of 107
Love how most people are forgetting they have great gaming laptops for the price... So I give them props for the mx11

They aren't all over priced
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post #39 of 107
Quote:
Originally Posted by ntherblast View Post
Cause most mechanics are trained professionals they get paid for a reason.
Exactly. Most people are not trained mechanics. Most people are not trained computer technicians.
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post #40 of 107
because they're suckers that have lots of expendable income

EDIT: also people buy macs because they have no idea how to use computers. like my mom.
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