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Old 12-14-2006, 02:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi, i don't really know much about computers but i've been told that you can't use shared video memory for playing high graphic games. can anyone give me some advice as to what sort of specs i need on a laptop and any models for example? thanks

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Old 12-14-2006, 02:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Gaming + laptop = expensive + heat

Look for a system with something besides integrated graphics... like any of the nVidia Go series and whatever ATI's is called.

If in doubt as to whether the graphics are integrated, just remember that if it says Intel graphics, they're crap. Anything else you'll need to Google if you're unsure.


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Old 12-15-2006, 10:56 AM   #3 (permalink)
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yeah right..and battery life = 0.... T_T
u just need a laptop with enuf PCI/PCIe slots.
Yeah, an ATI Mobility card... some say that even an IGP (Integrated Graphics) can run some cool games, Doom 3 perhaps...
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this is what I might get:

also, have a look at this thread, if someone replys to me, it should give you some good advice:

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