Manufacturers Mercilessly Cram Intel i7 Nehalem Processors Into Laptops

Remember when ridiculously massive, fully loaded "desktop replacement" laptops from Alienware and the like were all the rage? Well, they never really went away; in fact, they're reaching new heights of, eh, that thing that they strive for, whatever it is.

OEMs like AVADirect and Eurocom—who both must know that Intel will eventually release a mobile version of the i7— are both offering Nehalem laptops, starting at around $US2500, that will do all those wonderful things that i7 processors can do, centimeters from your nuts.[PCWorld via The Inq]

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