Originally Posted by caledh
Don't order the "May Delay Your Order" parts!?!?!?!??! When I ordered a month ago, if I'd taken this approach, I would have got the laptop with NO SCREEN and NO VIDEO CARDS....
Originally Posted by tboy
I placed my order before the whole 10 day to ship thing, but just got bumped to phase 5 after 9 days at phase 3 (phase 1~3 took about an hour)
I'm betting your Airgo card was...
Originally Posted by ericmbee
Well, if my calcs are correct, they are holding to the 10-day promise. I placed my order one week ago and have been kicked up to PHASE 9 as of today.
Well worth the wait from...
Originally Posted by superkdog
I was thinking of buying an mt-40 upgrading it myself.
Do your research to ensure the motherboard will accept it, etc. Also, this might well void your warranty. Talk to...
My system hit Phase 9 this morning (when I checked at 7:45 am Mountain). My rep says it SHOULD ship tomorrow!
Day 1 - Phase 5 (day of order)
Day 2 - Phase 8
Day 3 - Phase 9
Day 4 - Phase 10 (estimate)
Of course, I will...
My order for the m9700 was placed on Tuesday. Within 24 hours my laptop was in Phase 8. Barring any issues, I fully expect it to meet the 10-day ship comfortably.
All I can say is: Do your homework! Call your rep and ask what parts are...
It's good to have contacts in the company who have friends in purchasing.
The PO hit the Alienware fax line today. I called after I got off the plane, and the corporate sales rep I've been working with says my laptop is in Phase 5.
We're almost through the red tape (which is thicker than ANYWHERE I've ever seen, government included). My laptop should be ordered tomorrow. I'm hoping to get to phase 3 by EoB tomorrow (my rep tells me business POs go as fast or faster...