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Which gaming laptop to get?

Last response: in Laptops & Notebooks
October 1, 2011 5:07:05 AM

I can't decide between these laptops I would use mainly for gaming.
The Alienware M17x R3 (17.3"), MSI GT683DXR (15.6"), ASUS G53SX-A1 (15.6")
and Sager NP8130 (15.6')

Which would have better performance and survive the long run?

~~MSI G Series GT683DXR~~
It has a 15.6" display(1920 x 1080), weighs 7.7 lbs
Built with a GTX 570
Price: $1,579

A few specs:
Operating System- Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
CPU- Intel Core i7-2630QM 2GHz
Memory Size- 12GB DDR3
Hard Disk- 1TB
Optical Drive- DVD Super Multi
Graphics Card- NVIDIA Geforce GTX570M
Video Memory- 1.5GB


~~Alienware M17x R3~~
Has a 17.6" Display (1600x900), weighs 9.39 lbs
Price: $1,539

A few specs:
Screen- 17.3"
Operating System- Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
CPU- Intel Core i7-2630QM 2.00GHz
Memory Size- 8GB DDR3
Hard Disk- 750GB
Optical Drive- DVD±R/RW
Graphics Card- AMD Radeon HD 6870M
Video Memory- 1GB


~~ASUS G53SX-A1~~
Has a 15.6" Display (1920x1080), weighs 8.7 pounds
Price: $1,164

Or (One has 8GB and another 12GB)

Intel Core i7-2630QM (2.0GHz with Turbo Boost)
8GB DDR3 1333MHz , 4 SODIMM Sockets, up to 16GB
750G 5400 RPM; DL DVD±RW/CD-RW
15.3-Inch Full HD (1920x1080) LED Display;Nvidia GTX 560M Graphics with 2GB GDDR5
Windows Home Premium 64-bit Operating System

~~Sager NP8130~~
Display: 15.6" FHD Matte (1920x1080)
Price: Starts at $1,069 (Before Customized)

CPU: Intel® Core i5 2410QM
RAM: 8192 MB DDR3 1333MHz
Wireless: Built In "N" WIFI & Bluetooth

Here is the link to customize it:

- I have a very high end gaming pc sitting right in front of me
- This question is not about building a gaming desktop
- I hate sitting in mothers basement all day gaming at my desk.. I want to game in other basements..

Your mind should be likely to understand what this question is about now and why I am asking it.

Thank you to any answer that may actually come helpful to me, which is rare at YahooAnswers nowadays.

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October 1, 2011 6:59:21 AM

If you configure the Sager laptop with 6990M/580M,then it's the fastest choice;otherwise,the MSI one is the fastest