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Help me choose (Alienware m9700 or Dell inspiron 9400)

by brian.hanna / May 7, 2007 2:31 PM PDT

Aurora? m9700

Processor: AMD Turion? 64 Mobile ML37 2.0GHz 800MHz FSB 1MB L2 Cache
Operating System (Office software not included): Genuine Windows

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Alienware is known for their gaming machines but I heard lot
by orlbuckeye / May 7, 2007 8:41 PM PDT

of complaints about their build quality. Dell's best gaming machine is the XPS. Dell actually purchased Alienware a few months ago. The Alienware is made by Uniwill and the Dell by either Compal or Quanta which are better know than Uniwill.

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I haven't heard of build quality issues but
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 7, 2007 9:27 PM PDT
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I heard that Dell is pretty much going to leave
by orlbuckeye / May 7, 2007 10:45 PM PDT

Alienware alone and run as they allways have but we have to wait and see. I have never owned an Alienware so any information i get one them if from others.

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whats the diff
by brian.hanna / May 7, 2007 11:17 PM PDT

between 2 gig of ddr2 at 533mhz and the one with the 600mhz

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i think the inspiron is better
by brian.hanna / May 7, 2007 11:19 PM PDT

that other dudes one is a 15", this is 17", he has nvidia geforece go 7300 256mb, this one is a go 7900 gs, i may not be an expert but after checking benchamrks and what now isn't the latter better

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