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The Gateway is better in these aspects
-Has a Bluray drive
-Better GPU
-More power efficient CPU
-More RAM
-Faster RAM
-Better battery life

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Originally Posted by =JLumbs= View Post
Im running out of excuses.....is gateway a better made company than acer????
for some reason i just think this cpu is weak especially when u see the 1.5ghz so hard to not think about....

Also i read somewhere that these chips oc themselves when needed is this TRUE!!!
Gateway is owned by Acer.
They are one and the same.

Heck, some of the Gateway laptops are Acer laptops with the nameplate switched.
Edited by sLowEnd - 8/5/11 at 8:02pm
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Update just got the gateway......using it to type as i install my programs....so far my first impressions is GREAT!!!!!! i like this keyboard a whole lot better, the programs seems to be running quicker than the acer. I am loading up BFBC2 as my first game as usual i will update later.......thanks guys for your help....
 
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Yup thanks to all the guys that responded to this post......let this be known that these A8 cpus and 6740g2 gpus combos do very well in gaming compared to the Phenom II x4 with a 6470m, i was worried about the cpus power but in GAMING it seems to be just fine.......i am playing BFBC2 at allot smoother frames same with CRYSIS2 im at 720p at good frames, all these at 30+ sometimes into the 50-60s, i can even turn up the AA in some cases past 2, i can tell that in everyday tasks its seems....seems to be a bit sluggish but nothing to cry about (due to its slower cpu @ 1.5ghz....

BTW i have not seen my cpu go past 1.5ghz yet does anyone have a link for me to see what these cpus do i heard they can oc themselves to 2.4ghz or something?
 
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