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|ikas||what is a doorbuster ?|
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|10-02-2012 12:34 AM|
|johnny_yuta||How do these laptops compare to the Acer Timeline? Any of them better for the price?|
|10-01-2012 11:59 PM|
|isupozafuki||great deal. I was looking for new laptop|
|10-01-2012 11:51 PM|
|AceG||Coupon code invalid for cart (expired ?)!!!|
|09-26-2012 01:32 PM|
|Andy_ATL||Just received my laptop (G570 i3) today and it appears to be in excellent condition. Thanks again OP!!|
|09-26-2012 10:30 AM|
|smith6ar||Just picked up a ThinkPad Edge E530 core i3 for $420 plus tax. Pretty good deal considering my old laptop broke today (needs a new CPU or motherboard or something) Hopefully Lenovo's build quality means I can get a few years out of this laptop.|
|09-25-2012 06:00 PM|
|n0l0ve0ne||just fyi, I ordered on 9/20 when deal posted and this weekend they sent me an email saying shipping will be delayed for 30 days...was going to cancel but my laptop arrived today.|
|09-25-2012 01:12 PM|
I was deciding between acer and the lenovo deal. and decided on the lenovo deal after comparing performance benchmarks.
Acer deal: http://slickdeals.net/f/5189178-ACER-Aspire-V3-Laptop-i5-2450M-2-5GHz-17-3-LED-1600x900-6GB-DDR3-500GB-5400rpm-HDD-2GB-NVIDIA-GT-630M-HDMI-2-USB-3-0-DVDRW-Bluetooth-4-0-6-Cell-Win-7-549-99-FS?p=53185306&u
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I got the above, except 14" screen. for $545 + tax. the lenovo gt635m is not a true 635m source but it should be a tiny bit slightly faster than gt550m (same shader, very slightly higher core speed) link .
3dmark06: 8675 vs 8469.
In summary, the cpu and gpu are differently by only 2-3%, so totally not important. I only considered screen size and resolution, build quality. I didn't want a 17" even though I would love the extra resolution. But, the lenovo keyboard has a track point and keypad, and I have heard good things about their build quality lately. I trust lenovo durability quite a bit more as well. Very close decision.
I used AMEX cc which 2x warranties on products, some VISA do as well. google cc extended warranty for more info.
|09-25-2012 11:55 AM|
Received my E530 yesterday from my order a few weeks ago. No separate number keypad. There was no picture on the site when ordered so I asked in their "chat". I guess that was useless. Took about 20 minutes on the phone with them to agree to take it back and not charge me a restocking fee. I use the number pad often, so be aware to verify and re-verify if this is a feature you want/use.
I think I will wait now a month or so as the sandy bridge laptops are appearing here and there... selling out fast when they do however. Also check the "new" prices as I ran one to see what it would cost new and it was just $140 more with all new everything. Odd thing is the keyboard only comes with the numpad with a new one. Weird mine didn't
|09-23-2012 05:12 PM|
How does this look?
T420 - $571
Intel® Core™ i3 processor i3-2310M (2.10GHz, 3MB Cache)( )
Windows 7 Professional 32 - English
NVIDIA® Quadro® NVS 4200M
4GB (2 X 2GB) PC3-10600 DDR3 1333MHz SDRAM SODIMM Memory
14.0" HD+ (1600 x 900) LED Backlight w/720p HD Camera"
UltraNav (TrackPoint and TouchPad)
250GB, 7200RPM Serial ATA 2.5" Hard Drive
DVD Recordable Serial ATA
9 Cell Lithium Ion Battery (Up to 2.8 Hours Run Time)
Intel® Centrino Advanced-N 6205 (2x2 AGN)
|09-23-2012 12:16 AM|
My order has been shipped.
I ordered Thursday
|09-21-2012 05:45 PM|
how is this one for $580
Model HighlightsPart number: 4313CTR
Scratch & dent
Intel® Core™ i7 processor i7-620M (2.66GHz base; 3.33GHz Max Turbo, 4MB Cache)( )
Windows 7 Professional 32 - English
NVIDIA® Quadro® NVS 3100M
4GB (2 X 2GB) PC3-8500 DDR3 1067MHz SDRAM SODIMM Memory
15.6" HD+ (1600 X 900) LED backlight w/ 2.0MP Camera"
UltraNav (TrackPoint and TouchPad) with Fingerprint Reader
320GB, 5400RPM Serial ATA 2.5" Hard Drive
DVD Recordable 8x Max Dual Layer
9 Cell Lithium Ion Battery (Up to 5.5 Hours Run Time)
Intel® Centrino Wireless-N 1000 (1x2 bgn)
Integrated Wireless Wide Area Network upgradable
Finger Print Reader
1 Year Standard Depot Warranty
i think its a 1st gen i7 dual core, 512mb video. don't need gaming graphics, just hd movies. i think this doesn't have hdmi though so maybe not for me. anyway, i'm having a hard time sizing up these computers and want someone's analysis. thanks
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