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Old 12-21-2009, 04:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Thinking of getting a new laptop for gaming eg cod6, crysis etc, could this system cope with these games? :

Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo T6600
Hard Drive: 350GB
Screen: 15.6" display
Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium
Optical Drive: DVD Super-Multi
Graphics: ATI 4570 - 512MB
Bluetooth: No
Notebook Camera: 0.3MP Webcam

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Old 12-21-2009, 06:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm not all that familiar with ATi graphics card, but I believe that's their midrange card. It'll probably play if you don't mind running at lower settings. The processor is fine (my Athlon X2 4000+ is capable of playing Crysis acceptably well, and even the slowest C2D run circles around it).

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I think you'd be better off with a Desktop, unless you get a very expensive Laptop. Only a few laptops are meant for gaming that high. that 4570 is a mid-range card.
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Old 12-22-2009, 03:47 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Thanks guys, but considering my budget is only 500 - 600, and my only option is a laptop, i think that something like that would be my only option. tbh i'm not gonna get anything better than that for 500
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