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My friend is purchasing a laptop (a Toshiba with a Core2duo) and the best it can come with is a GeForce 7600. Are there any better options graphically? I'm trying to have him get an alienware, but I fear it might be too expensive. His current build is $1400. (2 gigs of mem DDR2)

Edit: SORRY I had no idea there was a Laptop Section, lol. Request to be moved, but if you guys can still help me with my topic that'd be great.
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I guess Toshiba has also the GeForce 7900GS option too
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Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
I guess Toshiba has also the GeForce 7900GS option too
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834114320
the link
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I saw 8600gs or gt or gts or something on newegg
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I saw 8600gs or gt or gts or something on newegg
yeah some fine ASUS F3 Series laptops with 8600GS engine.
I must get one of these
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So is this laptop the best his money can buy? We're talking in the $1400-$1700 range. I'm not familiar with mobile video cards at all. He's not looking for DX10 necessarily..
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Well, it is in his price range. Seems like a solid laptop to me.
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Well, it is in his price range. Seems like a solid laptop to me.
I agree!
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How does that one compare to this?

http://www.proportable.com/detail.aspx?ID=183
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The asus C90 with the 8600GT should have smiler benchmarks to the 7900gs and can be bought for $1300-$1600 depending on configuration
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