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So, I'm looking to buy a very portable Laptop/Netbook for next semester. I want it to be as small and portable as possible, but still powerful enough to run Starcraft 2 with decent FPS. I don't care about graphics at all. If it can give me a playable experience at 1024x768 on all of the lowest settings I'll be happy.

I've been eyeing up the Lenovo X-120e, it's perfect for me in all ways except for the fact that from what I've seen, the E-350 can't run Starcraft 2 very well.



Any recommendations?
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Have you thought about the M11x? They just came out with a new revision and it can definitely run SC2 well.

By the way, I have the x120e and it is a VERY nice netbook/ultraportable, but it is not going to be able to run any graphic intensive game
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I checked out the M11x, but honestly it's way too flashy for my taste, and it's a bit thick. A tad expensive too.

I'm thinking about buying an x120e and just playing Broodwar instead of SC2
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Have you thought about the x220?

Sandybridge, IPS screen option, 12.5", 3lbs, HD3000 graphics should be able to play SC2 at some level, Excellent battery life.
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