As the title states, I'm buying a used Alienware laptop. Here are the specs 1 | AURORA M9700 1 | AURORA-M 9700 17" WUXGA W/ CAM 1 | AMD TURION 2.0 GHZ 35W L2 1MB ML-37 2 | PDP 1GB DDR PC3200 SODIMM AW90 (2 Gigs of ram) 2 | 9700 NVIDIA 7900 GS WITH 256MB (TWO video cards) 1 | FUJITSU 80GB 5400 RPM SATA M80+PMR 1 | 8X DVD+/-RW NEC AD-5540A REV 1 1 | 9700 802.11 B/G MINI PCI WIRELESS CARD 1 | MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP PRO 1 | ALIENGUISE XENOMORPH 1 | ALIENWARE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD STORE 1 | CYBERLINK POWERDVD 6.0 1 | XP RESPWAN KIT 1 | SYMANTEC GHOST CORPORATE VERSION 8 (LICENSE) 1 | NVIDIA SLI TECHNOLOGY CONFIGURATION 1 | OWNER IDENTIFICATION CARD 1 | 1-YR 24/7 WARRANTY (NO CHARGE) 1 | ON-SITE WARRANTY 1 | PERIPHERALS 1 | ALIENWARE MOUSEPAD 1 | WINDOWS XP PRO AMD RECOVERY CD V6041 1 | NERO 7 ESSENTIALS SUITE 1 | ALIENWARE MOBILE BINDER 9700A Seller is asking $1800, seems like a fair deal. I'm meeting him tomorrow to take a closer look at the item. I'm fairly knowledgeable about PCs, but have never purchased a used laptop before. Anything in particular I should look out for? The item was being used by a student, he got sick of lugging the heavy beast to class.