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Old 10-08-2004, 07:13 AM   #1
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I will be getting a computer for gaming and I was going for an Alienware, but looked at and customized a Dell XPS, and it had more power, and was cheaper. Is it a good thing I am going with Dell????
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Old 10-08-2004, 09:08 AM   #2
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I have always had good experience with dells so you shouldn't have any problems. If you really want a gaming rig, have you considered builing your own?
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Old 10-08-2004, 09:45 AM   #3
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personally i have not had a good experience with my dell laptop, it keeps overheating, the power cable keeps dying, and its pretty slow. However, i have to admit that dell has good customer service. Also, a dell desktop will most likely not have any of the problems my laptop does.
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Old 10-08-2004, 09:52 AM   #4
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good customer service????? ha! its very bad. so is hp and ....gateway!!!! eiwrogggg!!!

watch out for the hp-dell-gateways!! youckyya!!!
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Old 10-08-2004, 11:30 AM   #5
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i have a dell domension 2400

works fine

have never had a problem
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Old 10-08-2004, 04:12 PM   #6
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personally i have not had a good experience with my dell laptop, it keeps overheating, the power cable keeps dying, and its pretty slow. However, i have to admit that dell has good customer service. Also, a dell desktop will most likely not have any of the problems my laptop does.
HA! tell me yur joking! plz. Dell's customer service sucks $h!t, but not as bad as gateway. lol
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yep.. not as bad as gateway.
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well i have had a good experience with dell's customer service... fast shipping when they replace our power cables
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dell's fine but not to great somtimes if you're planning on upgrading. and the OS it comes with sucks.
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You're in the US; you can use Gateway? I personally love Gateway, they have always been good to me even years after I brought their PC.
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