Solved Is this laptop good for gaming? Tags: Laptops Gaming HP Pavilion Last response: July 6, 2014 8:34 AM in Laptop Tech Support Share marshmallowtech July 6, 2014 7:54:14 AM Hi I am looking to get a new laptop. It is the HP Pavilion 17. I have heard that this laptop is more for casual use, but I was wondering with these upgrades could it be good for gaming? Thanks Windows 8.1 64 AMD Quad-Core A8-6410 Processor + 2GB AMD Radeon™ R7 M260 Graphics 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ BrightView WLED-backlit Display (1600x900) 12GB DDR3L System Memory (2 Dimm) 1TB 5400 rpm Hard Drive More about : laptop good gaming Reply to marshmallowtech snowctrl a b D Laptop a b 4 Gaming July 6, 2014 7:59:25 AM The hard drive is a real weakness.... Try and find something with an SSD - you'll never regret it Reply to snowctrl m 0 l Best solution Dunlop0078 a b 4 Gaming July 6, 2014 8:05:15 AM It should be okay and the hard drive is very slow but it will only affect load times of games not performance. Reply to Dunlop0078 Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Dblkk a b D Laptop a b 4 Gaming July 6, 2014 8:34:56 AM You'll be able to play games, the hhd only affects load times, but the processor and graphics are pretty weak, so your probably going to be at 720p and maybe low to medium graphics settings. Reply to Dblkk m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedHow good is this laptop for gaming? Forum SolvedGood $1000 Gaming Laptop Forum SolvedIs laptop DELL Inspiron 17R 5737 good for gaming?? Forum Solvedgood gaming laptop? Forum SolvedIs this laptop & accessories good for gaming? Forum SolvedWill this laptop be good for gaming. Forum SolvedGood laptop for gaming? Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming laptop? Forum SolvedGood gaming Laptop? Forum SolvedLooking for a good gaming laptop under $800 Forum SolvedGood Gaming Laptop? Forum SolvedAspire V3 772 G - A good gaming laptop? Forum Solvedlooking for a good gaming laptop Forum SolvedGood gaming laptop? Forum SolvedIs this a good gaming laptop? Forum Solvedis it a good laptop for gaming ? Forum Solvedhow good is this laptop configuration for gaming? Forum SolvedIs my laptop good for gaming? Forum SolvedIs My Laptop Good for Light Gaming at Native Res? Forum SolvedGood gaming mid-range settings laptop. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !