Originally Posted by shiftaltnumlock
I heard from my sales rep that they ARE discontinuing the 9200. She may or may not no what she is talking about, but when I told her I may order a couple of the 9300's for my...
Dell never ships on release date. It always goes into production, boxing etc and is usually a week out on delivery. (longer on newly released systems).
It's anyones guess as to when the 9300 will be released. I certainly wouldn't...
If you think it is a good deal than go for it. However the 8600 will most likely not be around in May (replaced by????) Prices and "deals" might not be as good when you need to get it but Dell often puts out coupons which you...
The sales reps usually are the last to know. Plus they'll tell you what you want to hear if you are looking to buy (most will).
I'd still put my $$$ on the 9300 appearing sooner rather than later.
The 6000 has wireless, intel pro 2200 (b/g) or 2915 (a/b/g)
some people do not need a video card although if you look on the 6000 svc manual thread I would suspect the 6000 to be offered with one in the future.
On this link to Intels site it shows the 915gm board has integrated graphics as well as vid card capabilities.
So I would think they would offer a card in it eventually. Especially if the service manual shows one in...
I think what he meant was that it was not a supported upgrade through Dell. Yes you could do it, but the XPS was the only vid card upgrade "officially" supported through Dell i believe.
I think you will have to wait and...
If Dell waits to long they are foolish.
Other manufacturers will be offering (arguably) one of the bigger improvements in notebooks the last few years immediately.
I would be shocked if it isn't out Wed/Thurs.