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post #11 of 17
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Uh oh, Alienware? You just made this thread a lot more interesting...
BTW, here's a little help:
http://www.gta4.net/news/4135/recommended-pc-specifications-for-gta-4/
p.s. Just so I'm not being completely vague, a Lenovo W520 is what you want.

The W520's have quadro graphics... That is for Cad and not for gaming
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Intel graphics don't play games well at all. You should have bought a laptop with dedicated graphics if you wanted to play games with it.

That and also this. Try getting a dedicated GPU.
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I don't know why people would buy laptops for gaming but well...maybe i'm just old school. But look up some other brands because Alienware is overpriced for the things you get. Can't say it's bad tho..
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Did you seriously expect to play GTA 4 with an intel igpu? I doubt any igpu would play GTA4 well.
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even the igp in the i3 2130m, is worse than my old ati x800, that bad are the intel gma

just play ps2 games era games,
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The W520's have quadro graphics... That is for Cad and not for gaming



Only the pre-configured ones. Lenovo will put a plethora of other GPUs in there.
    
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post #17 of 17
All alienwares have optimus now and GTA IV doesnt work with optimus. At all. I've tried. It won't work. You need something with a dedicated GPU only. GTA IV is the only game I haven't been able to get to work. Can't say for SA.
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