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My buddy is looking for a compact laptop for rhinov5. His budget is $1200ish. This is mainly for use while hes at work not doing anything. Anyone got any suggestions? Right now he's running a dell laptop from 2006 so I'm sure anything would be an upgrade but I did read that rhino is opengl accelerated so I'd like to get him the best performance for his budget.
Edited by nagle3092 - 4/6/13 at 9:29pm
 
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This will pretty much eat rhino for lunch.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834312441

Has 2 GT650Ms in SLI. Should be MORE than enough. Rhino will work fine under Windows 8 and he can install Start8 or Pokki for a windows start menu.
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post

This will pretty much eat rhino for lunch.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834312441

Has 2 GT650Ms in SLI. Should be MORE than enough. Rhino will work fine under Windows 8 and he can install Start8 or Pokki for a windows start menu.

Thanks

Still open to some more suggestions.
 
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