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Originally Posted by BinaryDemon;14626816 
Thats a tough choice. I think the 6650M has a slight edge over the GT540M.
Oops I was wrong about that, the GT540M is a tab better than the 6650M. I was assuming there was more improvement from 5650M -> 6650M.

I do think I'd rather take a fast intel dual-core over a slower amd quad, unless I'm mistaken I think most of the reviews had these Fusion chips performing similar to the Athlon II X4's and the clockspeeds here arent that impressive.

I think overall I like Choice 1, but the 13.3 LCD size would concern me, Are you going to be gaming on an external monitor?

I thought the 6550M was a direct rebrand of the 5650M instead, and not the 6650M?
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A8 and A6 use their on-board APU + dedicated 6650 to CF and that should end up faster then GT540M.
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er;14627227 
A8 and A6 use their on-board APU + dedicated 6650 to CF and that should end up faster then GT540M.
how much faster?? is it significant?? i tried to find benchmarks but couldnt find one
post #14 of 16
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Originally Posted by redwarrior191;14627435 
how much faster?? is it significant?? i tried to find benchmarks but couldnt find one

It is faster only in few games. And in some cases it is slower

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http://tbreak.com/tech/2011/06/amd-llano-a8-3500m-apu-review/3/
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Take choice 1!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!





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