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I mean it in a Laptop GPU. I heard that NVIDIA took full advantage of CUDA.
I saw a lot of NVIDIA video cards such as GT 610m, GT 630m, GT 635m, GT 640m, and GT 650m. I am aware there is GTX 660m, but I might choose that as my last option.

The budget will be at an affordable price. Again, I am talking about a laptop NVIDIA GPU not a desktop NVIDIA GPU, so don't get those two confused.

Softwares I'll be using is Autodesk MAYA, 3Ds MAX, MotionBuilder, MudBox, and maybe Flash Professional and sound softwares.
For games, I would say mostly Planetside 2.
     
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Well the GTX 660m would be the best out of your list while the GTX 680 would be the best available.

The GTX 660m would probably be what you need to play games.
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Well the GTX 660m would be the best out of your list while the GTX 680 would be the best available.
The GTX 660m would probably be what you need to play games.

I know it is the best out of those GPU that I mention, but let's ignore GTX 660m for now and which is better that is fit in a budget and can perform on those tasks really well?
     
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I know it is the best out of those GPU that I mention, but let's ignore GTX 660m for now and which is better that is fit in a budget and can perform on those tasks really well?

Well what is your budget? What I meant by the 660m being the best, I meant that the 660m is probably the only thing that is going to be good for gaming. In fact the 660m is probably going to be the bare minimum to notice a difference in cuda computing.
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Well what is your budget? What I meant by the 660m being the best, I meant that the 660m is probably the only thing that is going to be good for gaming. In fact the 660m is probably going to be the bare minimum to notice a difference in cuda computing.

My budget will be like in an affordable price, but it can perform well on Autodesk and Adobe's Softwares.
     
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My budget will be like in an affordable price, but it can perform well on Autodesk and Adobe's Softwares.

"affordable price" tells me absolutely nothing. For all I know you could be the heir to the bill gates fortune, or some homeless guy without a penny to his name (that is just showing two extremes, it is not to be taken as what I actually think of the situation). Chances are you are somewhere in the middle, but I have no idea where.

The best I can tell you is that this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834310660 is the lowest price I can find for a laptop that will game well and perform autodesk with some ease.
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"affordable price" tells me absolutely nothing. For all I know you could be the heir to the bill gates fortune, or some homeless guy without a penny to his name (that is just showing two extremes, it is not to be taken as what I actually think of the situation). Chances are you are somewhere in the middle, but I have no idea where.
The best I can tell you is that this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834310660 is the lowest price I can find for a laptop that will game well and perform autodesk with some ease.

Okay, that's true, lol.
How about less than 800 bucks?
     
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Never mind, I think I might have found it on XoticPC.com which I don't know if it is trustworthy or not.
     
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