Sry about that. I ninja'd in with the pictures .. and have been way busy with work and preparing for this semester.
I configured it with:
2 Nvidia 7950GT's in SLI
2.66 ghz Core 2 Duo
2 GB of RAM
250 GB HDD
Originally Posted by Atomicfog
I promise you I did all of that (More than once). That is why I am so mad at Alienware. They led me to believe that everything was fine; even the first day I called in the guy said that it was good that I called this early and that it would be fixed quickly. Then they turn around with a "misuse" card a month into everything so I went through everything I could nicely over and over with them, and then after a few...
Originally Posted by Allastorm
Ok, now with the new look. I Do like how the grips and the keyboard is black. That looks nice but wheres the ALIENWARE words on the top of hte case?
Hmm, dunno if this is accurate or if its a prototype model maybe, but ...
Alright, I updated the first post to put everything in one place so it is easy to read.
The new news is this: Since Alienware was refusing to make my repair a priority at the depot I filed a BBB report and emailed firstname.lastname@example.org
A few hours later I got a call saying that it would take no longer than 10 business days to turn the machine around.
Originally Posted by DrSchlok
So upon looking at the new dual core laptops, Alienware claims the x1800 mobility has a memory bandwidth of 152 GB/s (yes gigabytes). I called to ask about this and they insist it is correct. I decided to "check the math" and it comes out that the 16 byte (128 bit memory bus) would have to be clocked at around 9.5 Gigaghertz to reach such a bandwidth. Wow, this makes me laugh!
*update* I just finished talking to...
Originally Posted by BadCS
It's a Gen 2, I don't think the newer ones were out when I ordered it, it was a while ago...
Haha, yeah ...
Can't you call and get right through to somebody about rebates? I know they have a pair of rebate checking options before you get to a representative.