jth, did you order a backpack or aw carry case of anykind or take advantage of that mobility bundle deal?
I haven't pushed the button just yet (holding back with one hand as the other tries to push) hoping I can meet up with jth to see his someday soon, and wanting to read a review or two also, but here is the configuration I am in the works of ordering.
3450 of course
Processor: Intel® Core™ Duo Processor T2400 1.86GHz 2MB Cache 667MHz FSB
Operating System (Office software not included): Genuine Microsoft® Windows® XP Media Center Edition 2005 with Service Pack 2
Display: Alienware® Sentia m3450 with 14" WideXGA 1280 x 768 LCD with Webcam
Motherboard: Alienware® Intel® 945GM + ICH7 Chipset
Memory: 1GB Dual Channel DDR2 SO-DIMM at 667MHz - 2 x 512MB
Hard Drive: 100GB Serial ATA 1.5Gb/s 7,200 RPM w/ NCQ & 8MB Cache
Primary CD ROM/DVD ROM: 8X Dual Layer DVD+/-RW / 24X CD-RW Combo w/Software
Video/Graphics Card: Intel® GMA 950 Extreme Graphics
Sound Card: Intel® 7.1 High-Definition Audio
Wireless Network Card: Internal Intel® PRO Wireless 3945 a/b/g Mini-Card
Communications: Integrated 10/1000Mb Gigabit Ethernet & 56K V.92 Modem
Bluetooth: Integrated Bluetooth® Device
Exclusive Back to School Deals!: Mobility Bundle - USB 2GB Thumbdrive, Alienware Backpack, Sennheiser PC150 Headset
Warranty: 2-Year AlienCare Toll-Free 24/7 Phone Support w/ Onsite Service
Alienware Exclusive Offers: GameFly - Unlimited Game Rentals for 15 days - FREE TRIAL
Productivity Software: Microsoft® Works 8 Productivity Suite
Alienware T-Shirt: Alienware® T-Shirt - Black - Price Includes $5 Instant Rebate
Desktop Enhancements: Exclusive AlienGUIse Theme Manager
If they drop the price to $200 off vs $100 off for back to school or something I don't think I can hold out any longer and will have to just order this up!