Nice review and video enjoyed it thanks but all i can say is notion ink adam. if its what is promised at the price, then as usual the alternative to the mac is slightly cheaper with better technology but this would be consistant.
XPS premuim support = hours waiting dodgy phone line conected to someone who knows nothing about XPS, PC's in general or anything that might actually qualify them as an XPS or PC tech, heck i met random old people that know more then every dell tech i have ever spoken too.
Then you get to be processed by a dell computer system so old it has never yet held the right address even though i correct it every time.
Normal support you get through everytime i tried it to compare...
Originally Posted by TurbodTalon
There is no driver that drastically outperforms another. Just use one that works best for you.
i'd agree thats my experience too generally, so i now adays just6 go with dells ( vendors) own or nvidia's ( havent had an ati since my 9800 pro .
Planetside still an excellent game tell me a game with maps so big it takes10 minutes to go from edge to edge in the fastest craft while still having varyingly focussed battles of near 300 players in various vehicles/minimechs or soldier/stealth setups in either singleplayer or 30 group platoons in vehicle formations or dropping from 3 giant gal drop ships on to an enamy base.
theres nothing that touches this game makes me mental i am so borred of it need new version...
cc then when you actually have a problem call dell enjoy them not fixing it first time and use all this instanses to at the near end of yuor c to kill ya laptop and get a good new one s almost no on ever supplies useful info in there post and relies on magic dell offer magic ckause there as dumb as most people that buy from them :P honest and true but insulting
The hotter you run the shorter the life
and who knows truly how much life you had in the first place maybe 3 years ? and
like life at 20 years you can run and bounce better then at forty though yuor life migh t be to 80.
basically if you have a complete care warranty that will repalce the card when it goes wrong you have no worries, like they say even none smokers die everyday non overcloked cards die everyday. and 86 should be okay for that game for a year or so at my...
hehe nice 1 DieFool, whats it like compared to the 1710 i bet you got alot to mess with and mod to get that beast running properly tweaked out and stable. If ya got it to hand send us ya ebay number thing for yuor 1710 sale and a linky for ware you got yuor new one, i know the sagaer 9250 i think is clevel d600 or somthing so i wanna seee yuors , you already seen mine lol.
I hope to catch you up but maybe not for a while good luck DieFool and thanks for yuor help with the...
thats a great deal shame you didnt get that as a replacement i would take the 1710 over the 1730 yes its abit less power but no sli no vista is alot less headaches the 1710 and xp are tweaked, stabalized and nicely matured.
personally i am enjoying my 1710 the warranty isnt matched by anyone else isit ? and as long as my parts are replaced next day when they go wrong with no hassle for me then i will keep it so far thats been the case. This laptop has been a joy really better then my shuttle xpc that i baught one step before this coming from full size pc towers, it was the first laptop worth buying imo for gaming as it had the first worth gpu 7900gtx and came with oveclocking cover couldnt...