Re: What would you pick?
Originally Posted by kostonbleeds
notebooks are crap, they are completely thermally inefficient. you can get so much more out of a desktop. trust me, as long as you get a lcd it really wont take up that much space. and if you are worried about going to the library and getting stuff done most loan out laptops or have desktops there. but if i were you i would build one, especially if you have 1500 to blow you could get a nasty computer. alienware is fully overrated and dells just suck. look around and ask the peeps on here how to build, its not hard at all and everyone is really helpful.
we suggested that but if he really wants a notebook theres not much we can...just help he with what he needs.
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