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Old 07-01-2006, 12:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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This is for a friend, and I'd rather get word of mouth and personal experience than reading benchmarks and what not. It's a Dell XPS laptop, 2GB RAM, GeForce 6800 Ultra vid, and Pentium M 770 2.13 GHZ processor. It seems as though the CPU would definitly bottleneck everything, but I'm not a big Pentium guy and not up with the latest CPU technologies. He's mainly looking to play BF2 with it, that's about it. Any opinions on this CPU?

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Old 07-01-2006, 02:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Pentium M's are like AMD's.

They run at a lower speed, but can do alot, just like AMD.

I have a Celeron M 1.7 Ghz laptop that runs faster than my desktop, so i use it for Grand Theft Auto. Its great!

That laptop should be fine for gaming, the only problem is...Dell!

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Old 07-06-2006, 08:05 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yeah dell suk for desktops but i dont think ther bad for laptops, my family has one and it works great, only problem is that they are so ****ing expensive wen they want to be
and no dont even think of buying one second hand because my friend had one and it finally died after like 3 years of only wortking half the time
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Yeah Dell has come a long way with their notebooks. I still don't trust their desktops and don't recommend them.
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Apart from the occasional explosion their laptops seem alright, (lol), only the newer ones tho. I personally detest the look of them, with all that plastic tack, but still, they seem fine. And, as already said, that CPU will be fine, and probably very good, I had an Acer, with a Pentium M 1.5Ghz, and a 9700Pro, with 512mb ram, and I could play san andreas, HL2, sims 2, NFS:MW, without a hitch, (shame the laptops cooling duct got blocked), so that should be a good laptop, tell your friend to enjoy it! (And to stick a sticker over the logo!)

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