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Old 12-23-2006, 01:05 AM   #1 (permalink)
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aight, i've been on this computer for 2 hours looking a the same laptops. I cant choose over an alienware or an Xotic. help me out please.

:::The alienware pc has an AMD turion (single) 2.0Ghz.
1gig DDR
It comes with 2 Nvidia 7900's 256mb in SLI.
check it out the alienware.com , Aurora 9700.

:::The Xotic pc has an AMD athlon X2 (doublecore) 4400.
2gig DDR
It comes with 1 Nvidia 7950 512mb.
check it out on
xoticpc.com, its the SAGER NP9750

whats the better buy if the alienware is $200 dollars more?

how much better is turion than athlon, in both single and dual.
and how much better is one (7950)512mb than two (7900) 256 sli Nvidia's.

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Old 12-23-2006, 05:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
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how much is your budget and why pay for a name... dual core is better yes, but there are better machines out there without the name...


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Old 12-23-2006, 07:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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could you give me a few examples? where would i buy something without a name and what are you talking about? My concern isnt the brand, i just wanted to know the better laptop. my budget cuts out at about $2,500.
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I would go with a dual core model, are their any core 2 duo mobiles in your budget?

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Old 12-23-2006, 08:58 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i would assume that the 2 7900's in sli would be faster than the 7950gt.

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Old 12-23-2006, 11:13 PM   #6 (permalink)
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im sort of leaning towards the AMD cause i heared it supports 64 bit and intel doesnt. I want this laptop to work as long as possible without having to upgrade in the near future. I've been to many sites, i'm searching for prices between $1700 and $2500. Im an extreme gamer guy, and would love to have a laptop that could easily run the new RAInbow 6 Vegas. Any really really really good gaming laptops you know of? or have?

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