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Old 08-23-2004, 06:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Is there a certain way to buy an alienware case? I like the case, but i want to build the computer myself (and save some money)
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Old 08-23-2004, 06:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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you mean the new one??
i know you could buy the old one, its a chieftec dragon case, but i don't know about the new ones.

personally, i think the old ones look better.
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no i dont like the old ones . . .

i like the newer one
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ok.
well i believe that the current alienware cases are customized for alienware only. i don't think they are for retail sale.
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i guess the only way to do that would be to buy the cheapest alienware computer, sell the parts on ebay and keep the case . . .
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Old 08-23-2004, 06:43 PM   #6 (permalink)
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and i dont even know if that would work . . .
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Old 08-23-2004, 06:47 PM   #7 (permalink)
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lol, not a bad idea. but you would lose alot of your hard earn money.
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yeah exactly . . . alienware makes nice products, but they're like apple . . . they overprice them so much
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Old 08-23-2004, 06:51 PM   #9 (permalink)
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yes they do. but they make good quality stuff. u have to pay for the quality and the brand.
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Old 08-23-2004, 07:01 PM   #10 (permalink)
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yeah...i think they are only for sale in Alienware
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