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Old 05-15-2008, 06:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Whats the best gaming laptop i can get for under 1300 or so? if its not much more than that ill splurge, but id like to keep it under that if possible. Gaming and maya (modeling and animation program) will be the main uses of this computer. Any fit this bill? Would like if possible 2 gb of ram (i can add if i need to).

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Old 05-15-2008, 06:38 PM   #2 (permalink)
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my dad bought me this one like in feb but he just gave it to me in may
it was like 1200 before in circuitcity not sure the exact price

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Old 05-16-2008, 11:02 AM   #3 (permalink)
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If you don't mind a 17" screen this Gateway is great.

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Yeah Asus is drop dead sexy. That model is very nice especially for the price. I don't think you can do any better in terms of performance and quality. 2 year warranty included with Asus laptops, most other brands are only 1 year. Can't beat that!
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I'd say get the Gateway its got an Geforce Go 8800m GTS, its $1349.99 though... but that Asus is gorgeous and except for that HD3650 its a darn good gaming Laptop
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