Originally Posted by Mr Spree
asus is a good brand but you will no doubt be able to create a better system from scratch for the same or less
Not really. It's extremely hard to build your own laptop
from scratch. We're not talking about desktop PCs here.
J_V_Z: That looks like a pretty solid build for an awesome price. The one and ONLY thing I would look into is the 9500 graphics card. I don't know how well it will perform and what your gaming intentions are.