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Advice on a Sager laptop build

Last response: in Laptop General Discussion
July 20, 2011 6:27:52 PM

I just put together this laptop build off the Sager website: does anyone have any suggestions on what is a waste of money, or what i should change. Or tell me if its perfect (unlikely).

Display 15.6" HD+ LED-Backlit Display with Matte Finished Surface (1600 x 900)
Video & Graphics Card 1GB GDDR3 Nvidia GeForce GT 540M GPU with Optimus Technology / Embedded Intel HD Graphics
CPU Processor 2nd Generation Intel® Core™ i7-2630QM Processor ( 6MB L3 Cache, 2.00GHz) [$70.00]
Thermal Compound IC Diamond Thermal Compound - CPU + GPU [$25.00]
Operating System Genuine MS Windows® 7 Professional 32/64-Bit Edition ( 64-Bit Preloaded ) [$60.00]
Memory 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM at 1600MHz - 2 X 4GB [$140.00]
Primary Hard Disk Drive 500GB 7200rpm SATA Hybrid Hard Drive with 4GB SSD [$85.00]
Optical Drive Bay — Optical Drive or Hard Disk Drive in Optical Drive Bay with Caddy case 8X DVD±R/RW/4X +DL Super-Multi Drive & Software
Wireless Network Card Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230 - 802.11A/B/G/N Wireless LAN + Bluetooth Combo Module [$25.00]
Primary Battery Smart Li-ION Battery Pack
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July 21, 2011 6:34:55 AM

It looks good to me;however,if you're a gamer then go with NP5165 instead,it's got
GT 555M which is faster than 540M