Miscellaneous laptop discussions forum: Core 2 Duo vs. SLI

by: AJmach1 September 4, 2006 12:54 PM PDT

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Core 2 Duo vs. SLI

by AJmach1 - 9/4/06 12:54 PM

I'm thinking about buying a desktop replacement laptop, and I'm looking at the Dell XPS m1710 and the Alienware Aurora m9700.

Both are gaming laptops, but I want a laptop that can play my music in the background while playing games. My desktop has a 2.0Ghz processor and doesn't do this very well. I'm interested in the Aurora m9700 because of the SLI graphics, but it only has a 2.4Ghz processor. Would it be better to go for the XPS for the Core 2 Duo processor, but only video card?

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