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Old 04-10-2008, 11:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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im going to buy a new laptop but cant decide on which one. the toshiba a200 has Intel Core 2 Duo which i know to be a good Processor. the toshiba a210 has a AMD Turion 64 x2 Dual Core processor which i dont really know but it makes the speed stand out. any advice would be helpfull. The link to the laptops is below.

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They're both good, I believe that C2D would have a slight performance lead over the Turion. Buy that Turion would likely make that up since it has an extra gig of ram. Plus the integrated gpu is a little better so games would look nicer. SO I guess I would lean towards the AMD model myself.

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Integrated GPUs do a bit more than just play games nicer, they save the system RAM so that the computer does not steal it for the display of the computer.
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Yea man I'd go with the AMD it has a much better processor bus speed along with the processor speed and that extra gig of ram
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