Re: Is this laptop a lost-cause for gaming?
You would have to swap out the motherboard, and that would cost hundreds for the parts alone. 6150/7150M are nice as far as integrated graphics go, but they are nothing compared to dedicated.
It would be more economical sell it and look into a newer DV9500Z or DV9500T with GeForce 8400M/8600M GS graphics- or even better- build a gaming desktop.
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