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Just ordered the Asus G53 
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Post Just ordered the Asus G53
ya, like it says, i just ordered a G53, itchin to get fingers on it already

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Thu Jun 23, 2011 12:38 am
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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
Looks nice, but really, who games on a LAPTOP? I am old school ... I needs a mouse and a clunky ole keyboard ... (Well, my mouse is a Razer and I have a Logitech G15 ... but I NEEDS me 30" screen to see the bad guys!!)

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
i concur


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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
who said anything about gaming on it? i don't have time for games, its gonna run OSX anyway

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
But, but ... isn't that laptop kinda expensive to run OSX on it? :think:

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
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But, but ... isn't that laptop kinda expensive to run OSX on it? :think:

Yeah really now...any self-respecting DJ owns a nice solid aluminum Macbook Pro. Not this plasticy ASUS things :P

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
mac book screen res = 1440x900, plastic asus thingy screen res = 1920x1080

that means, i can almost tile traktor and deckadance next to each other and just use midi controls for each where i need, no mouse switching etc

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
Sure, but the Macbook has so much more class than this gaming laptop (that looks like Alienware). :P

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Post Re: Just ordered the Asus G53
ya, i know, but the Asus is cheaper, and will give me all teh functionality i want the way that i want........besides.....i just spend a pile of money on a set of Denon DN-S3700's turn tables

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