New Sager NP8952 Max-Q Laptop

Discussion in 'Sager and Clevo' started by Xennyatta, Jun 28, 2017.

  1. Meaker@Sager

    Meaker@Sager Company Representative

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    It's always physically possible, you could get a pack that sits in the 2.5" bay and the wires go over but it's just the cost of such a thing to be made. If it's easy and can be a single module I would like to have it as an upgrade option personally.
     
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  2. XMG

    XMG Company Representative

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    @sicily428 photo overload! But you forgot the Gigabyte P34 ;-)

    There's a couple of recent chassis we wanted this option in, but didn't work out. Chassis design needs to take the battery and 2.5 bay into account from the start and then you're looking at potentially higher costs because the larger battery could be unique to that chassis.

    If more companies request this option, as we do, the it will make it to the market!
     
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  3. sicily428

    sicily428 Notebook Deity

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    I like photos:)
    is this?
    https://www.notebookcheck.net/Gigabyte-P34W-v5-Xotic-PC-Edition-Notebook-Review.158665.0.html
    upload_2017-7-13_10-53-4.jpeg

    is it a clevo?
    are mbp, xps, aero made by the same ODM?

    mbp 15
    [​IMG]
     
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  4. XMG

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    Think it was the P34 V4, but as stated it's a Gigabyte chassis - not Clevo.

    Chassis ODM topic is a minefield. Some companies use multiple ODMs and even if you spend a lot of time looking into the topic you'll still not know from which ODM every individual chassis originates.
     
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  5. Meaker@Sager

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    We could glue in the battery like apple I suppose. :p
     
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    sicily428 Notebook Deity

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    sometimes ODMs talk about their creations :)
    http://www.compal.com/case-study/laptop-dell/

    so compal makes Dell xps 13

    here some infos about hp spectre and piston hinge

    so compal makes HP Spectre 13
    http://www.compal.com/case-study/laptop-hp/
     
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  7. Ionising_Radiation

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    I think the 2.5" drive should stay, or be left in as an option for customers, because we still cannot get > 1 TB storage within $100 using just SSDs. And I hardly need mention that M.2 SSDs are still extremely expensive...
     
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