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15" Gaming & Design Laptop


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#1 twisted8765

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Posted 05 March 2011 - 11:46 AM

1. What is your budget?
~$900 CAD

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
15"

3. What screen resolution do you want?
Doesn't matter

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
Portability

5. How much battery life do you need?
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6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)?
I play pretty much a wide range of games on low-med setting. World of Warcraft, Bad Company 2, Need for Speed, Crysis, League of Legends...

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.)
Web development work - ie Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver
Entertainment - ie watching movies, web browsing, facebook, instant messaging

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?
500GB is more then enough. I also use an external

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
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10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?
2 years

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?
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12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons.
Doesn't matter

13. What country do you live in?
Canada

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#2 killerx525

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Posted 05 March 2011 - 05:37 PM

Asus

>Michael 
System1: CPU- Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.4GHz, CPU Cooler- Noctua NH-D14, RAM- G.Skill Ripjaws 16GB Kit(4Gx4) DDR3 2133MHz, SSD/HDD- Samsung 850 EVO 250GB/Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB/Seagate Barracuada 3TB, GPU- 2x EVGA GTX980 Superclocked @1360/MHz1900MHz, Motherboard- Asus X99 Deluxe, Case- Custom Mac G5, PSU- EVGA P2-1000W, Soundcard- Realtek High Definition Audio, OS- Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Games: APB: Reloaded, Hours played: 3100+  System2: Late 2011 Macbook Pro 15inch   OFw63FY.png


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Posted 06 March 2011 - 10:14 AM

Hmm... that does look good. Any other suggestions ?

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Posted 06 March 2011 - 03:06 PM

This one has way better graphics and a faster hard drive for cheaper price.

>Michael 
System1: CPU- Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.4GHz, CPU Cooler- Noctua NH-D14, RAM- G.Skill Ripjaws 16GB Kit(4Gx4) DDR3 2133MHz, SSD/HDD- Samsung 850 EVO 250GB/Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB/Seagate Barracuada 3TB, GPU- 2x EVGA GTX980 Superclocked @1360/MHz1900MHz, Motherboard- Asus X99 Deluxe, Case- Custom Mac G5, PSU- EVGA P2-1000W, Soundcard- Realtek High Definition Audio, OS- Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Games: APB: Reloaded, Hours played: 3100+  System2: Late 2011 Macbook Pro 15inch   OFw63FY.png


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Posted 14 March 2011 - 09:09 PM

I would have to agree with killerx here.

This seems right up your alley, and under budget might i add.

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Posted 14 March 2011 - 11:54 PM

I would have to agree with killerx here.

This seems right up your alley, and under budget might i add.

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>Michael 
System1: CPU- Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.4GHz, CPU Cooler- Noctua NH-D14, RAM- G.Skill Ripjaws 16GB Kit(4Gx4) DDR3 2133MHz, SSD/HDD- Samsung 850 EVO 250GB/Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB/Seagate Barracuada 3TB, GPU- 2x EVGA GTX980 Superclocked @1360/MHz1900MHz, Motherboard- Asus X99 Deluxe, Case- Custom Mac G5, PSU- EVGA P2-1000W, Soundcard- Realtek High Definition Audio, OS- Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Games: APB: Reloaded, Hours played: 3100+  System2: Late 2011 Macbook Pro 15inch   OFw63FY.png





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