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Old 11-25-2005, 09:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default These specs decent?

For a gaming/music -notebook-?

-Sager 9880 6800 Ultra Base Notebook Motherboard $2175.00
-Intel Pentium4 (775) 640 3.2 GHz EM64T CPU $289.28
-OCZ SODIMM PC2-4200 512mb (2) Ram $120.00
-Samsung MP0804H 80GB 5400RPM Notebook HardDrive$191.35
-Sager 8x DVD+/-RW Upgrade for 9880 CD / DVD Rom $169.80
-Combo 802.11 b/g / Bluetooth Mini-PCI Card for 9880
Communications $79.61

Customer Notes: Intended Use: Gaming, web browsing, music/video/picture editing and storing

Total: $3025.04

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Old 11-26-2005, 01:46 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What the hell kind of mobo is that cost over 2000 bucks? You're building your own laptop? I believe the general consensus on this board is to just buy a laptop, for half that price.

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Old 11-26-2005, 09:32 AM   #3 (permalink)
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^^^^ ditto
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Old 11-26-2005, 10:33 AM   #4 (permalink)
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well i do have to mention that those p4 prescotts do get hot, and what type of cooling are you going to have inside of a laptop to tame that heat monster?
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Old 11-26-2005, 11:38 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Dude, you're getting shafted.

I just hit Sager's site and configured a lappy you need:
Display: 17" Wide angle WUXGA

Processor: Intel Pentium M 780/ 2MB cache, 2.26GHz

Video Display Controller: nVidia GeForce Go 7800 GTI w/256MB

Memory: 1 gig DDR2 at 533MHz

Primary Hard Drive: 100GB (SATA 7200rpm)

Floppy Drive: none

CD-ROM/DVD-ROM Drive: 8X DVD RW/DL w/LiteScribe

Battery: Smart Li-ION battery

Modem: Int. 56K V90

Network Adapter: Int 1000Mbps & Intel PRO a/b/g & Bluetooth

TV-Tuner: none

Operating System: Win XP Pro

Windows Application Software: none

Warranty Services: 1 year

Sorry, but this one would stomp that one...

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Old 11-26-2005, 12:29 PM   #6 (permalink)
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^^thats awesome :shocked:
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Old 11-26-2005, 02:56 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Alright. Thanks guys ^_~. I was just wonderin. I configured it off a site and was seein if it was worth half a **** . Guess not . Also thanks to trotter. That rig looks pretty sexy.... mmm

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