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Old 11-20-2008, 10:00 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Default Re: Can you really game on an iMac?

Originally Posted by patonb View Post
AH, but youre liking them to a user built pc, where as they are more like dells, and other prebuilts.

Yes they have the mobile processors, but still are pretty good rigs.
wait, I didn't know imacs had mobile processors in them?

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To my knowledge they do. Or at least they did.


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oh whoa, thats weird.
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Default Re: Can you really game on an iMac?

Actually, they nolonger do it seems"
The latest Intel Core 2 Duo processors run at speeds up to 3.06GHz with advanced 45-nm process technology and 6MB of shared L2 cache. Translation: iMac runs your applications faster and more efficiently than ever before.
But the 20" has an radeon 2400 or 2600, ad an 8800gs is on the 24".

But **** I game on y hp zv6170 with a 3800+ and ati 200m
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Default Re: Can you really game on an iMac?

Originally Posted by Hussein19891 View Post

Macs are usually horrible at gaming because not many macs come with powerful or even decent GPU's.
Unless you want to pay the premium price on an already overpriced unit...

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