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Laptop for college

I was wondering what kind of laptop would be best for college. i want to use it for: games, homework, videos. Any advise? Thanks

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    Lalit Varadpande May 11, 2010

    Depends on what is your budget..the XPS M1530 from Dell is quite nice..has a dedicated graphics for games..see this
    if games are going to be a major thing then you will have to get something like the XPS..if not then the Studio is quite a good remember that you may not be able to play all the games even on the XPS
    hope this helps,do look at other brands like HP..


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It depends of your study, If you are studying graphic design then you should care about the vga, specially the dedicated ram in it, else if you are studying programming "computer science..ets" you only care about the speed.

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Hi and welcome to FixYa,

Appreciate the direct "Ask Me".

I did ask my son (also in college and also into gaming and also a member of this site) and he listed:

  • Alienware Area-51 m17x or at least a
  • Gateway P-7811FX
Good luck and Thank you for using FixYa. Happy Holidays.

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