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Discussion in 'What Notebook Should I Buy?' started by XremfX, Nov 8, 2008.

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  1. XremfX

    XremfX Notebook Enthusiast

    Nov 6, 2008
    General Questions

    1) What is your budget? $4,000 a little more if needed

    2) What size notebook would you prefer?

    d. Desktop Replacement; 17"+ screen

    3) Please select your country's flag as a post icon and tell us what country are you buying this in. USA

    4) Are there any brands that you prefer or any you really don't like?

    the only gaming laptop brand i know is alienware but im up for any killer rig brand name doesn't matter

    5) What tasks will you be performing with the notebook?

    Gaming, internet browsing, ... oh and Gaming

    6) Will you be taking the notebook with you to different places or leaving it on your desk?

    leaving it on desk

    7) Will you be playing games on it; if so, which games?

    crysis, battlefields, fallout3, deadspace, supreme commander, basically FPS(single and multi), RPG(not mmorpg), RTS

    8) How many hours of battery life do you need?

    about a hour maybe im gonna be plugged into a wall most of the time (17" have horrible battery life most the time)

    9) Do you mind buying online without seeing the notebook in person?

    buying online is fine

    10) What OS do you prefer? Windows (XP or Vista), Mac OS, Linux, etc.

    Vista 64-bit

    11) From the choices below, what screen resolutions would you prefer?

    f. WUXGA - 1920x1200; Wider viewing version of UXGA, good for movie viewing or spreadsheets.

    12) Do you want a glossy/reflective screen or a matte/non-glossy screen?


    Build Quality and Design

    13) Are the notebook's looks and stylishness important to you?

    Yes but no, the Components of the notebook are whats gonna make me buy and sell and if its pretty at the same time thats good too but ill take a flaming pink laptop with top of the line items over the custom lid of my fav game with sh1t inside it.

    14) When are you buying this laptop and how long do you want this laptop to last?

    in a few weeks, and i want it to last threw iraq with me so at least a year

    Notebook Components

    15) How much hard drive space do you want; 40GB to 500GB?

    160-300 with only games i dont need a crazy 1tb HD

    16) Do you need an optical drive? If yes, a CDRW/DVD-ROM, DVD Burner or Blu-Ray drive?

    yes, i would like a Blu-ray player i watch alot of movies and want this notebook to be my main entertainment player

    -to sum it up i want a top of the line notebook 17" $4,000 grand budget (i can do a few hundred more but thats what im aiming for)
    glossy screen and blue ray player to play the latest games well and excellent movie quality player
  2. Straightshooterr

    Straightshooterr Notebook Consultant

    Nov 3, 2008
    clevo D900C... end of story

    ....especially if u like the idea of the quad processor, and the speed of the extreme processor
  3. dtwn

    dtwn C'thulhu fhtagn

    Oct 28, 2007
    Check out the Odachi or Nagamaki at Killernotebooks.

    For a cheaper version, check out Xoticpc, powernotebooks, sagernotebooks, lynnbay, prostar for the Clevo D90XC (Odachi) or Arima 840DI/Nagamaki (only available at xoticpc). The last three are willing to pricematch.
  4. X2P

    X2P I♥COOLING | NBR Super Mod

    Aug 31, 2007
    Highly recommend the clevo D900C

    It is the Sager NP9262 over at www.xoticpc.com
  5. MastaMarek

    MastaMarek Notebook Evangelist

    Sep 20, 2005
    sager 9262 - no other alternatives here ;)
  6. Straightshooterr

    Straightshooterr Notebook Consultant

    Nov 3, 2008
    come on somebody say alienware m17, i need a good laugh haha
  7. Savior

    Savior Notebook Consultant

    Sep 17, 2008
    Qosmio X305-Q708
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