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Default Alienware to enter the Netbook Market with M11X - 01-07-2010, 05:51 PM

Gamers.....calm yourselves down.. Dells hardcore-gaming brand - Alienware is to release a netbook to the world!

Very limited information is available at the moment but Engadget report that the unit has dual switchable graphics processors and will cost less than $1000.



Personally, I am excited.


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Default 01-07-2010, 06:16 PM

I am very curious to hear the specs on that.. Depending on what they are, I may be suddenly in the market for a new laptop..


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Default 01-07-2010, 06:31 PM

At those prices..jsut buy an Apple MacBook.


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Default 01-07-2010, 06:59 PM

Nice..... If its built for gaming then others will follow and the prices will come down. Maybe somebody is finally building a netbook that will be performance oriented. Until then I'll keep my mini 9. I just wish Dell would build us an ION powered machine in the 9 or 10 inch size. The Broadcom is a good idea but it will probably fall short compared to the ion design.


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Default 01-07-2010, 09:20 PM

Just under $1000 for a netbook! Insane.


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Default 01-07-2010, 09:58 PM

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Just under $1000 for a netbook! Insane.
Like I have said from the beginning. We (including myself); are trying to make netbooks something they were never intended to be. Take a walk down memory lane and think back to what the original netbooks were and what they (we are trying to make them) are becomming.
In a way its a little scary. And it makes ya think "What's next", food for thought. fdalbor


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Default 01-07-2010, 11:40 PM

Nuts! And I just finished reassuring my wife that I won't be buying any new laptops for a long, long time. Guess I'll have this one delivered to the office and keep it hidden from her, LOL!
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Default 01-08-2010, 12:22 PM

A little bit more info; CPU, GPU and size comparison to Asus EeePC:
CES: Tiny gamer: Dell announces Alienware M11x 11.6-incher | LaptopBlog2Go
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Default 01-08-2010, 05:32 PM

It isn't a netbook, it an ulta portable class laptop. It is similar to the Inspiron 11z whith better graphics and CPU. Engadget has their own hands on with the 11x Alienware M11x hands-on -- Engadget.
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