Purchase New Laptop Tags: New Build Systems Last response: December 29, 2011 1:33 PM in Systems Share Tagman1 December 29, 2011 12:56:55 PM I need some help in the making of this purchase. Right now I own a Alienware M17 and wanting to purchase another one. I do have this one sold. This one: i7 940XM 2.13 GHZ 8GB Dual Channel (DDR3) SLI 1GB GTX 285M SSD 256GB 64 bit New one: i7 2860 QM 16GB Dual Channel DDR3 at 1600 MHZ 2GB GeForce GTX 580M SSD 256GB 64 bit My question is how much of an improvement will the new system have over the old one. Also, any suggestions you may have. Thanks! More about : purchase laptop | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove christiangordon December 29, 2011 1:33:58 PM There will be a great improvement in gaming when comparing the two of them. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Systems>Purchase New Laptop> Related ressources: ForumArt student looking to purchase new laptop . Please help!!! ForumNew laptop purchase GPU info needed. ForumNew Laptop Purchase ForumOpinions on new laptop purchase . Is this a deal? ForumLooking for advice on a new laptop purchase ForumLooking to purchase a small laptop /netbook. What would you pick? ForumNew Laptop Purchase Forum[ new purchase ] Help with purchase ForumLaptop purchase $500-550 suggestions ForumNeed advice on new laptop purchase ($750-$1250) Forum14" laptop purchase advice ForumNew laptop purchase , general use ~$600 ForumNew Laptop Purchase - Advice Appreciated ForumFinally hitting a Microcenter! Should I buy these parts? ForumAdvice on A New System Build , 1000 euros, PLEASE HELP!!! ForumNew gaming rig Forum[Solved] New system , and never post ? ForumLooking to Purchase server. Forum[New Build] Good enough for gaming? ForumWhen to Purchase & Assemble new PC (Gaming) More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !