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Which is better for a laptop in game performance?

The 7950GTX GO or the 8600M?
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7950 Any Day
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Originally Posted by bandook916 View Post
7950 Any Day
I would have to agree.
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7950 Any Day
Agreed. It does not have DX10, but aside from that should perform better in every way.
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yea most probably the 7950..but its most likely going to eat the battery for breakfast, the 8600m is more energy efficient i think.
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1+ for 7950 it would be much better than the 8600.
    
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really? ok good because I was gonna have a fit with Dell

my laptop is not even a year old and WAS Dell's best gaming laptop. Until the newer (and uglier one came out). Then they redesigned their XPS lineup (discontinueing my laptop) and then making the really cheap laptops better in CPU, hard drive, and RAM then mine. My grandfather got a laptop for Christmas today, I was teaching him how to use it. Then when I tested Vista's experiece index - he got all 5.9 across the board except RAM. I was like ***, mine can't hit a 5.9 in a single catagory except graphics.

I'm mad because my family spent like 4.5k on this laptop but yet my grandfather gets a 2k laptop and its almost 2x better then mine except for the monitor size (and now I learn not the video card too) but still! Under 1 year, they dropped aprox 2.5k in price for hardware? I doubt that.

EDIT:Lol - I realized I wrong "got a laptop for Christmas" LOL I meant 70th birthday.
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