Overclock.net banner

Deploying soon what lap to get

1694 Views 29 Replies 10 Participants Last post by  DesertRat
I'm in the Special Operations command Civil Affairs unit with the army and got word we will be deploying soon... I am looking for a lap under 2k and want it just for games... should I wait for the 280m processors to arrive?
21 - 30 of 30 Posts

· Banned
Joined
·
3,527 Posts
MSI GT627 - 218-$1385



T9550 2.66Mhz 1024MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 15.4" WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Glossy, link.

ASUS G50VT-B1=$1589



T9550 2.66Mhz 512MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 15.4" WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Glossy, link.

ASUS G71G-Q1-$1968



Q9000 2.0GHz, 512MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 17" WUXGA (1920x1200) Glossy Dual Lamp, link.

MSI GT725-075-$1576



P9500 2.53GHz, 512MB DDR3 ATI HD4850, 17" WUXGA (1920x1200) Matte, link.
 

· Premium Member
Joined
·
8,982 Posts
Quote:

Originally Posted by Asus Mobile View Post
MSI GT627 - 218-$1385



T9550 2.66Mhz 1024MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 15.4" WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Glossy, link.

ASUS G50VT-B1=$1589



T9550 2.66Mhz 512MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 15.4" WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Glossy, link.

ASUS G71G-Q1-$1968



Q9000 2.0GHz, 512MB DDR3 nVIDIA 9800M GS, 17" WUXGA (1920x1200) Glossy Dual Lamp, link.

MSI GT725-075-$1576



P9500 2.53GHz, 512MB DDR3 ATI HD4850, 17" WUXGA (1920x1200) Matte, link.
HOLY CRAP!

that MSI one w/ the 4850 would kick donkey and take names. Looks really good for the price too!
It's even got a blu-ray player, crazy... lol
 

· Premium Member
Joined
·
8,637 Posts

· Premium Member
Joined
·
8,982 Posts
Quote:


Originally Posted by Kamikaze127
View Post

I'd go with something like this - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834152103

Mobility 4850 pushing a decent resolution for a pretty good price.

EDIT: I got beat to the punch.

Yeah, but ur link is cheaper and from a more reputable site it seems.
edit: the one on the egg doesn't appear to have a blu-ray drive. thus explaining the price difference.

GAH! now I want that MSI lappy! lol.
 

· Premium Member
Joined
·
8,982 Posts
Quote:


Originally Posted by Asus Mobile
View Post

My ATI mobile 3650 OC's nice. This mobile 4850 should OC far beyond the stock mobile 4870 making it the most powerful of all listed so far and as powerful as any mobile GPU including 280m.

yeah, theoretically at least, the 4850 should come on par or surpass the GTX280m whenever it hits. I say that considering the desktop 4850 beats the 8800GTS 512 and 9800GTX. The GTX+ only wins because of it's higher reference clocks, and I doubt they'll have 'em up too high in a mobile chip for power consumption's sake.
 

· Banned
Joined
·
3,527 Posts
Quote:


Originally Posted by DesertRat
View Post

Yeah, but ur link is cheaper and from a more reputable site it seems.
edit: the one on the egg doesn't appear to have a blu-ray drive. thus explaining the price difference.

GAH! now I want that MSI lappy! lol.

If this is referring the NewEgg vs XoticPC? Then also 2.66Ghz 6MB L2 vs 2.4Ghz 3MB L2?

Also I would not say NewEgg is more reputable than XoticPC. You just may not be familiar with them. If you are into performance notebooks XoticPC and PowerNoteBooks are the real deal. They both have the highest BBB rating possible and have been in business for years. They offer much better technical support than NewEgg.

Just thought I would share.
 

· Premium Member
Joined
·
8,982 Posts
Quote:


Originally Posted by Asus Mobile
View Post

If this is referring the NewEgg vs XoticPC? Then also 2.66Ghz 6MB L2 vs 2.4Ghz 3MB L2?

Also I would not say NewEgg is more reputable than XoticPC. You just may not be familiar with them. If you are into performance notebooks XoticPC and PowerNoteBooks are the real deal. They both have the highest BBB rating possible and have been in business for years. They offer much better technical support than NewEgg.

Just thought I would share.


I did not know that. thank you. +rep
 
21 - 30 of 30 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top