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Old 08-08-2011, 11:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm thinking of upgrading to a better laptop and I was wondering what you guys think of this build.

Intel® Core™ i7-2630QM processor 2.00 GHz with Turbo Boost 2.0 up to 2.90 GHz
6GB Shared Dual Channel DDR3 Memory
NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 540M 2GB graphics with Optimus
640GB 7200 RPM SATA Hard Drive
Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium, 64bit
Integrated 10/100/1000 Network Card
6-cell Lithium Ion Primary Battery
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Sorry, you can't build laptops. We can suggest laptops with those requirements. What is your budget?

BTW, you can not have 6GB with dual channel.
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BTW, you can not have 6GB with dual channel.
2x2GB + 2x1GB. Ofc, not feasible since this a laptop, but still :P
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Exactly what i meant, Yami.
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2x2GB + 2x1GB. Ofc, not feasible since this a laptop, but still :P
You'd be surprised... some manufactures use 1x 4gb + 1x 2gb
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