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Hey guys am planning to get a new laptop as a replacement to my pc as the motherboard is gone and dad has told me get rid of it.
My basic needs are to watch movies, download stuffs, and yeah fifa 14.
So I want the laptop to play Fifa 14 max at 1080p on my TV.
Here is the laptop which I short listed. http://www.flipkart.com/lenovo-essential-g505s-59-379862-laptop-apu-quad-core-a8-8gb-1tb-dos-2-5gb-graph/p/itmdm5ukxfqvwkqf?pid=COMDM5UGX9QFNWAM&otracker=browse&pageNum=1

Is this good?
It costs around 530$
It has a 8550g+8570m graphic card. Will it be sufficient for fifa at max?
And there's another laptop with a10 processor clickede at 2.3ghz with almost the same specifications but has graphic card 8660 + 8570m I know it's better than the laptop which I shortlisted but how much performance difference can be noticed? In terms of fps%? And this one cost around 5000rs more around 80$
Please help me as I don't know much about laptops and laptops graphics chipset.
Thank you
post #2 of 5
I'm gonna go with yes. It won't be the best experience but with AA and fancy stuff turned off the computer would probably handle the game, just remember to reformat after purchase to rid it of bloatware to lessen the load.
 
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What desktop did you have? A replacement mobo would likely be much cheaper and better overall investment.
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Hey guys thank you for your replies.
The thing is I only play Fifa and on my pc and use it mostly for Surfing and watching movies.
And yes my previous set up was
Amd phenom 2 x4 945 3.0ghz
3gb ddr2 transcend ram
Asus 785g motherboard with am2+ and Am3 socket (not too sure with the series number)
500gb hdd
20inch acer monitor
Cooler master hyper 212 plus cpu cooler
Zotac 9800gt synergy edition 1gb video card
1)Is the laptop which am looking forward better in cpu and gpu Performance?
And the idea of taking a laptop is that it may free up some space in my bed room plus could watch movies on the bed comfortably. And I can take it around as me and my friends have lots of fifa parties.
Do you'll think it's a good move?
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It'd be a side-grade... the GPU would be about as fast... but the CPU would be a bit slower.

I say to go for it. tongue.gif
     
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