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SolidCree February 8, 2013 12:32 AM

Looking for Desktop Equal or bit more
Hello I am Currently Thinking about a Laptop to Match or Be more Equal then other?? desktop computer.
I recently Got a desktop that with help from this Forum only that worked with no problems with installing and Fitting that really helped out a lot from a guy that had a long time out from computer's (Pentium 4 first gen) and (amd64 processor's won a fishing derby splurges on computer system premade lol goodtimes and hangover over after 6 hours sleep, 2 hours awake after last drink) now it's 2 days recovery and alot of water.
Hardware Cost
$39 Keybaord
$115 Cpu FX-6100
$45 Patriot Viper 3 8GB 2X4GB PC3-15000 DDR3-1866
$89.99 Antec Eleven Hundred Performance Gaming Case XL-ATX
$29.99 Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo Direct Touch 4 Heatpipe Heatsink AM2 AM3
$84.99 Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64BIT SP1 DVD
$79.99 Seagate Barracuda 2TB 7200RPM SATA3 64MB Cache 3.5in
$89.99 XFX 750W PRO750W XXX Edition Single Rail ATX 12V 62A 24PIN ATX Modular Power Supply 80PLUS Silver
$39.99 LG CH12LS28 12X Blu-Ray Reader & Lightscribe DVD Writer Combo Drive
$29.99 A4 Tech by Azio V7 Wired Optical Gaming Mouse 3200PI USB
$229.99 XFX Radeon HD 7870 Core Ed. 1000MHZ 2GB 4.8GHZ GDDR5 DVI HDMI 2XMINIDP PCI-E
$139.99 Gigabyte 990FXA-UD3 AMD990FX ATX AM3+ DDR3 4PCI-E16 2PCI-E1 1PCI SLI SATA3 USB3.0 Motherboard
Total: $1013.91

I am looking for a Laptop Companion to my desktop. I have a Job that is 12 hours4days on and 4 days off, desktop is too BIG to move between place of work and Home. Wanna have time wasting games on my Computers Totalwar and GTA series with some Warcraft 3, Did the World of Warcrack never again...

SugarJ February 8, 2013 01:15 AM

Not to be rude, but your main issue will be that to get the same performance from a laptop as your desktop, you're looking at roughly double the price. I think you are better off setting your budget, then buying the best laptop within that budget.

SolidCree February 8, 2013 01:30 AM

Well I was looking at a Sager Laptop brand based on positive reviews from research gain from Google. But those come in $1400 or more for what i'm looking for. But if you know of other's that have better review's on Laptop brand's, Never ever will i Get a Ailenware laptop Friend had one on Finance, he could have bought himself a dam truck for what he got, Also His laptop was Kickass till Vents were filled with lent like a dam clothes Dryer. Based Price $1600 could go more or less, Preferred Less more.

Edit:will go Nividia mobile for this laptop, seems a safe bet.

Dzzope February 8, 2013 02:27 AM

Check out Eurocom :)

SKYMTL February 8, 2013 06:06 AM

Eurocom or Sager.

In the coming weeks, we'll actually be reviewing a Sager. It comes from these guys: Reflex Notebook Canada - Your Source for Sager Notebooks and Laptops in Canada . I believe they're the only guys in Canada that direct-ship Sager notebooks.

This one should be almost exactly what you're looking for: Reflexnotebook.ca is your Source for the Sager NP9130 (Clevo P151EM1) in Canada

GTX 670MX (note: choose the "MX" version as it uses the new Kepler architecture)
1080P Screen
i7-3630QM processor
8GB memory

All for under $1200.

If you need Windows installed, there will be a small surcharge but you should still be able to transfer your existing license.

I would also add the Canada-based RMA option which costs only $77.

FreeKnight February 8, 2013 07:21 AM

I wish I had noticed that Reflex Notebook site before. Those are pretty reasonable prices and it's nice to have a Canadian company to get them from. Would have probably grabbed a clevo instead of my G75. Not that I'm not happy with it, but damn, a G680M.....

SKYMTL February 8, 2013 08:21 AM

IMO, for the specs, the prices are awesome. Based in Montreal too!

sswilson February 8, 2013 08:49 AM

I especially like the fact that the basic build is sans OS rather than the standard OEM bloatware OS we get on most laptops.

ShinraCorp February 8, 2013 01:02 PM

What's so special about Sager notebooks? I know they're like European only, but is there a reason why?

JJThomp February 8, 2013 02:15 PM


Originally Posted by ShinraCorp (Post 689323)
What's so special about Sager notebooks? I know they're like European only, but is there a reason why?

Sager notebooks have great price performance and good cooling designs. They also are not European only... XMG is european only.

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