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I've been looking for a replacement for my g73 laptop. It just doesn't run new games anymore and the screen flicker problem is beyond annoying.

I found this for $899. Has an i7 and a GTX 760m, but no reviews. does anyone have any input on this thing? I'd like to be able to run games like bf3 on high or ultra graphics

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834314147

I was looking at either that or the g75 for $999. I'm not sure how a 670m compares to the 760m though.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834230592
Edited by Phantez - 8/26/13 at 10:54am
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The 760m is in the same performance bracket as the 670M, however the 760M runs cooler, draws less power, and overclocks higher.

I'm checking into the Acer now for ya. smile.gif
     
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Update!

http://www.notebookcheck.net/Review-Acer-Aspire-V3-772G-747A321-Notebook.93916.0.html

In short. Buy it. It would appear to be a rather killer machine. thumb.gif so long as you aren't running the CPU and the GPU full tilt I think you'll be fine. redface.gif
     
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Edited by Phantez - 8/26/13 at 11:48am
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