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Acer 13.3" Laptop, 2.1 GHz Intel Core i3-2310M w/ Nvidia GT540m

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Hello everyone,

I've been looking for a nice small gaming laptop and I found this.

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LINK Use H0H0H0 postal code to access.

The price seems pretty good (630$+taxes) for the processor and graphics card it has. I know there's another version of it with a i5 CPU, but I don't care 'bout losing a few fps. I'm not a hardcore gamer, but when I play games, I want them to work tongue.gif
Is it a good deal or should I consider something else?
If you have any other good deals, please tell me.

Thank you!
Edited by HopeUTKN - 7/25/11 at 8:40am
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Link doesn't work for me. I'm in Washington. :/
post #4 of 9
Great laptop, I have the last-gen of it (specs in sig), and I can definitely vouch for this laptop. It's a workhorse, and no slouch with games at all.

Definitely a great laptop for the price.

I would suggest getting an SSD for it though. I stuck a 240GB Vertex 2 in mine, and now it flies through all my daily activities.
     
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Sorry for those who are from US and who couldn't see the link. I uploaded the specs.
post #6 of 9
Thanks for the specs. Now how much is it?
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540M is not really a great gpu, i would try to find one with a 460, or maybe if you have the money a 560 gpu
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834215110 Pretty much this with an i3 and a different hdd.
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Originally Posted by RushMore1205;14335861 
540M is not really a great gpu, i would try to find one with a 460, or maybe if you have the money a 560 gpu

As I said earlier, I'm not too picky about the frames per second. I've seen the alienware m11x (which is "apparently" a gaming laptop) with a GT335m. I guess the GT540m is good afterall. I'm not hardcore but I DO want my games to work (even though they might be on low-mid settings.)
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