There?s just one problem. The competition plays this game as well, particularly ASUS, which is happy to offer ASUS G series laptops at incredibly low prices. Currently, Newegg lists the ASUS G53SW, the GT680R?s direct competitor, for $1199. That?s $300 less. Sure, it only has 6GB of RAM and a single 500GB hard drive, but all of the hardware that matters for gaming ? the processor, video card and the display ? is identical to what you?ll find in the GT680R. I also prefer the styling of the ASUS G53, which is strictly conservative."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips