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Old 01-06-2010, 03:18 PM   #1
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Alienware Aurora Desktop

Overclocked Intel Core i7 920 (3.2GHz, 8MB Cache)
12GB Triple Channel 1333MHz DDR3
Single ATI Radeon HD 5970, 2GB GDDR5
500GB - SATA-II 3Gb/s 7200RPM, 16MB Cache HDD
Cosmic Black, Alienware Aurora Chassis, 875W PSU
Dual Drives: Blu-ray Disc (BD) Combo (BD-ROM; DVD/CD Burner) and DVD-ROM
CYBERLINK PDVD 8.0 ANW
Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium
Killer Xeno Pro
Alienware High-Performance Liquid Cooling


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Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit, English
DataSafe Local BackUp 2.0 Basic
PC-Restore, Dim/Insp
Accessory Kit, Aurora, Eng
Dell Resource DVD with Application Backup
ADOBE READER 9.0 MULTI- LANGUAGE
NERO 9, ANW
Soft Contracts,Banktec Care,Alienware
S and P Drop-in-Box Marcom forDHS Desktops
Next Business Day In-home Service after Remote Diagnosis, Initial Year
1 Year Limited Warranty and Next Business Day,Desktop

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Old 01-06-2010, 06:41 PM   #2
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Hmmm you bought an Alienware?

First off you wasted a ton of money. You will never need more than 4gb of ram and you tripled that.

You went all out with a graphics card that you almost will never fully utilize.

How much did you spend on that?

Go to This site and check out all the games you can destroy.

Very nice rig, but it's way to overkill.
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lol had to wantd sumthign that would last me a good while
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wow overkill
hw is the the watercooling is it a custom loop or kinda like a corsair water cooler thing lol
how big is your powersupply
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Old 01-06-2010, 07:13 PM   #5
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says ^^^ 875

how long u think this baby should last me
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Old 01-06-2010, 07:42 PM   #6
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Hmm it will last years with proper maintenance and if you don't do anything dumb to it.

I would say about 4 years maybe before you replace anything for something new and not because it failed.

Those are my thoughts how about the rest of CF?
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proper maintenance like what i dont get this till the 22 there making it now alienware takes so long to send your computer.........
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It's no doubt a really cool rig. However, I have to wonder how much you spent on the Alienware name. I would rather piece a rig like that together myself and save a few hundred dollars. I can't bring myself to waste money like that just so I can say it's a really cool brand name. That's probably why I'll never buy a Mac either...
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proper maintenance like what i dont get this till the 22 there making it now alienware takes so long to send your computer.........
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Hmm it will last years with proper maintenance and if you don't do anything dumb to it.

I would say about 4 years maybe before you replace anything for something new and not because it failed.

Those are my thoughts how about the rest of CF?
Are you kidding me?!?!?
4 years for extreme gaming, 8-9 for just regular PC stuff and light gaming. Jesus how often do you replace your PC's?? I kept an old Compaq for eight years, ran like a champ for 7
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