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Old 06-01-2011, 04:51 PM   #1
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Default Which Laptop Should I Get

Im looking at Sager NP5175 and a HP DV6TQE, specs follow... help advise me which one I should get, keeping in mind they both cost under $1100 and Im not spending anymore then that..

Sager NP5175
Screen-17.3" Full HD LED-Backlit Display with Super Glossy Surface (1920 x 1080)
VGA-2GB GDDR3 Nvidia GeForce GT 555M GPU with Optimus Technology/Embedded Intel HD Graphics
CPU-2nd Generation Intel Core i5-2410M Processor ( 3MB L3 Cache, 2.30GHz)
OS-Genuine MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
HDD-500GB 7200rpm SATA Hard Drive

Screen-15.6" diagonal High Definition HP BrightView LED Display (1366x768)
VGA-2GB GDDR5 Radeon HD 6770M Graphics
CPU- 2nd generation Intel Quad Core i7-2630QM (2.0 GHz, 6MB L3 Cache) w/Turbo Boost up to 2.9 GHz
OS-Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
HDD-640GB 7200RPM

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Old 06-01-2011, 09:42 PM   #2
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The gpus in both notebooks are almost identical in terms of performance (physx aside)
However the HP has more memory, larger hard drive and a better cpu.

Out of those 2 I would choose the HP DV6TQE if you don't mind the smaller screen.

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Old 06-01-2011, 10:16 PM   #3
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I agree with BrokenAtari. Though I calculated that the screen on the Sager will be a slight bit more crisp. That is, the Sager has a pixel density of 127 pixels/inch where as the HP is 100 pixels/inch. If you don't mind this, or the loss in desktop space, then the HP is better.
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Old 06-01-2011, 11:34 PM   #4
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the HP one. The sager one has a nicer screen, but the CPU and RAM of the HP one wins.
just my opinion, though.
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