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post #1 of 10
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IM looking at getting a laptop for doing some gaming on. This is the laptop

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...roduct=4327534

Would it do ok for gaming? Mainly like steam games and web surfing/movie watching.
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I'm not too sure, it's video memory is "itchable graphics"

But seriously, I'm not too sure how powerful the 5470m is, let me do some searching.
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post #3 of 10
dont get hp. look at asus. they have great laptops for low prices.
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http://www.notebookcheck.net/ATI-Mob...0.23698.0.html

Here is a link to information regarding the gaming performance of the 5470m.
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post #6 of 10
games like oblivion that should be fine, if thats what you mean by gaming?
post #7 of 10
5470 is pretty weak, i wouldnt bother for gaming unless u like playing pre2006 games.
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post #8 of 10
DO NO BUY HP.There laptops and service in general is absolutely horrible.
For light gaming you should look into the 5650,I have the 4650m and handles games quite well in 1366x768 res paired with a Turionx2 2.2ghz.

What is your budget?

http://www.notebookcheck.net/ATI-Mob...0.23697.0.html

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-863-_-Product
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post #9 of 10
Really does depend on your budget. I currently have this one:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220834

It's a beast that stays cool even playing demanding games and runs everything well on max settings. Quite high on price, but should last quite awhile.
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post #10 of 10
I suggest this
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834157466

And there is noting wrong with HP. My brother have HP laptop and he never had problem or issue with it
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