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Topic # 5854 2-Dec-2005 17:37
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Hi, im looking around for a good gaming laptop for under $2000, i need it to have a 128mb video card (dedicated), at least a 1.6ghz pentium M prossesor and wireless lan and preferably silver in colour. any help would be appreciated THX

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Reply # 24170 2-Dec-2005 18:01
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Is there a website in NZ or australia that will let you customise your own laptop? i know theres dell.co.nz but thats all i know

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Reply # 24227 4-Dec-2005 21:51
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I think that Toshiba would be what you are looking for, although it says its only a pentium 1, our friend can play a pentium 4 game without upgrading the computer




      

 
 
 
 


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Reply # 24233 5-Dec-2005 00:24

I think any laptop with video card (ATi or Nvidia) can be good for gaming just try to buy the fastest processor with it.

I have an IBM T41 with ATI Radeon 9000 (which is not a separate videocard), and I am playing sometimes without problems..




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Reply # 24434 8-Dec-2005 13:40
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U can try the Acer Aspire 1692 WLMi Model.I dont know much it cots here,but i got for 2700$ from Singapore(im based there),which is like 2300NZ $ and the specs are impressive for that price

Centrino 1.7 G
1Gb DDR2 Ram
80 GB HDD
Slot Loading DVD Burner
128 MB PCI-EXP Ati X700 Radeon
15.4 WideScreen (Crystal Brite)
Bluetooth,Wlan,Card Reader,3 USB ports,1 PCMCIA,SVideo out,VGA Out,Firewire


And the performace is good,i player NFS Most Wanted on it at 800x600 (High Res),was smoooth..

I dont know how much it costs here..but it worth a look

DaemonX

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