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    Notebooks with swappable graphics units

    How many are out there? I don't mean alienware expensive either.

    Link would be greatly appreciated, if there are any!

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    Dell do them, I will check dell.com
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    Hmmm, shame they're all gonna be Intel from Dell aren't they?
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    Well it has taken me this long to find a link. That dell site really is outstandingly terrible. I onyl found this because another site linked to it....

    Anyway, I know it doesn't give alot of details but this has swappable graphics adaptor capabilities:

    http://configure.us.dell.com/dellsto...=iXPSFS1&s=dhs

    and yes, only Intel . Although Intel do have better Modilbe CPU's
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    ah, I just realised that is on their US site. Maybe they aren't generally availble in the UK .... but I do know that Dell sell VGA upgradable laptops in the UK, as I have seen people with them. Maybe they just aren't available online.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lexeus
    and yes, only Intel . Although Intel do have better Modilbe CPU's
    One word: Paris

    Anyway, thanks mate I'll have a further scour, and have grown a new hatred for the Dell website...
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