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Yeah the ATI integrated graphics are great, the GMa 90 runs most things well (plays BF 1942 maxed @ 1280x800) but it just has a problem with a few games...
you're kidding right? What kind of frame rates are you talking about?
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Yeah the GMAs are POS.. i got mine to run KOTOR2 but it crashes sporadically anyway.

The reason it wont play next to any modern games is because Intel hasnt realized till now that even if you have a top of the line CPU their crappy GMA craphics will kill the system.

In other words they were to caught up in revenue that they didnt make it fully DX9 compatible.. So if a game requires 100% DX9 compatibility forget it.

I got a laptop with the GMA 945 and the only "good" game i can play is the sims 2.. nothing else in my library save like red alert 2 can be played by it.

Hope that answered your problem
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you're kidding right? What kind of frame rates are you talking about?
25-30. Definiteley playable.
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GMA950 runs bootleg DX9. It's held together with duct tape.

Most games don't like that.

Had the same problem with my Pentium M lappy. (Well, a friends Pentium M lappy. >.>)
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