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Old 05-12-2006, 10:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Dell unveils mutant XPS gaming PC $10,000!!

Dell yesterday unwrapped a special "collector's" edition XPS gaming PC designed to cash in on the hype surrounding the third X-Men movie, which opens in cinemas later this month. Like the XPS 600 Renegade system announced earlier this year, the X-Men model is expected to cost a whopping $10,000.

The new machine sports Dell's redesigned XPS casing - the look is based on a stylised 'X' - cut from aluminium, equipped with "state-of-the-art thermal engineering" and angled forward. It features the usual array of chassis lights favoured by gamers, this time in any of seven user-selectable colours. The front of the box is coloured too, in dark blue or dark red to match the colour-scheme of Dell's recently announced XPS notebooks.

Alas, Dell didn't provide a spec for the machine, but the X-Men: The Last Stand version, which is custom-painted with the movie logo, features an Intel Pentium Extreme Edition 965 dual-core processor and four Nvidia GeForce 7900 boards in Quad SLI mode. The spec is likely to match that of the XPS 600 Renegade Dell launched earlier this year.

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Old 05-12-2006, 03:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If you ask me it looks like a POS......

great anothe gillion dollar PC that some rich kid is going to have...wonderfull


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Old 05-12-2006, 04:52 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i think its a little ridiculous to spend more then $1,500 on a computer let alone $10,000
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i like it.....

actually i just like the case
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eh i never watched X-Men and i hate the case an uyways lol
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Old 05-13-2006, 01:15 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Yeah! I might look into this! Dude I love dells new stuff!
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Old 05-13-2006, 03:21 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I think Dell is going a bit insane. who is going to buy one of those?
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Originally posted by apokalipse
I think Dell is going a bit insane. who is going to buy one of those?
Rich people who don't know anything about computers, except the power button and e-mail.


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Old 05-13-2006, 05:37 AM   #9 (permalink)
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That case actually isn't that bad. If it didn't have that design on the side it would be a POS.

Dell must be making a helluva profit outta that thing, especially if they're selling it for ten grand.
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i like the case and thats about it.......its such a waste of money, i experimented on what i could build for 10K, and it beat that thing by 100miles.

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