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Old 09-20-2006, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey i need a laptop for school and gaming.
my price range is betwee 1000-1500, for the gaming i want a card good enought to play Far cry, hl2,annd all the new games that come out. id ratehr get 2gb of ram, cos i usually run a lot of programs at once, for 2 gb i do not mind paying up to 2k.

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Old 09-20-2006, 03:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I just bought this laptop with an extra gig of memory. Very nice laptop, very fast and ABS is a great brand. Just instal the extra stick of memory and you'll have one heck of a laptop that's right in your price range.
The big thing with laptops is the graphics, it's tough to find good stuff built in. This thing comes with an x1600 with 256mb dedicated so it's definitely able to handle games well. Also it's pretty thin and light. I really lke mine a lot.

Second link is for the extra memory, I've got the Patriot stick.

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Old 09-20-2006, 07:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Heres a good gaming laptop for $1499

It will run most new games but not all. Its imposible to get a laptop that will run all games.
Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 @ 3400Mhz
Asus P5B-E
Samsung 400 GB Sata II
Corsair XMS2 2GB DDR2 800 5-5-5-12
Zalman CNPS-9700 LED
Antec Nine Hundred
Hp W2207 22" Widescreen Monitor
Windows Vista Home Premium
Silverstone ST60F 600W PSU
Razer Copperhead Tempest Blue Gaming Mouse
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