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Old 07-20-2010, 01:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi i cant decide between which is better . there both sony laptops

this one has 8 way multitasking processor and 6mb l3 cashe

Intel® Core™ Quad i7-720QM processor (1.60GHz) with Turbo Boost up to 2.80GH
6GB (4GBx1 + 2GBx1) DDR3-SDRAM-1333
500 GB SATA Hard Disk Drive
NVIDIA® GeForce® 330M GPU 1gb
for $1 0 5 3 canadian

this one is 4 way multitasking processor with 4mb l3 cashe

Intel® Core™ i7-620M processor (2.66GHz) with Turbo Boost up to 3.33GHz
6GB (4GBx1 + 2GBx1) DDR3-SDRAM-1066
500GB Hard Disk Drive (7200rpm)
NVIDIA® GeForce® 330M GPU 1gb
for $ 1235 canadian

il be using it for gaming n such. like starcraft 2
which would be better
thank you!

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Old 07-20-2010, 06:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Personally I'd go with the first one because of the pricing difference but there are other members on here who know more about CPU speeds than I.

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Old 07-20-2010, 08:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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just from what you've listed, i'd say the first one.

they both have the same gfx card, same size hdd, same amount of ram but the first one is almost 200CAD cheaper and it has a more powerful cpu.
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