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Which is PC is better?
May 7, 2010, 10:27 PM
My cousin is offering me a brand new Gateway FX7026 desktop computer package with a 22" 1600 x 900 monitor for $700 CAD. Although I have recently bought a Gateway NV5909H laptop. Which would have better gaming performance anyways?
Gateway FX7026 Desktop Specs:
-Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 @ 2.5GHz
-4GB DDR2 RAM
-640GB HDD (320GB x2)
-NVIDIA GeForce 8800GT 512MB
-Windows Vista Home Premium x64
Gateway NV5909H Laptop Specs:
-Intel Core i3-330M @2.13GHz
-4GB DDR3 RAM
-ATI Radeon Mobility HD5650 1GB
-Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Is it really worth spending the $700 on a new gaming machine even if i have the laptop?
May 9, 2010
May 7, 2010, 10:28 PM
The Gateway NV5909H
May 7, 2010, 10:46 PM
Laptop is better. PC is very expensive for what it is. You could build a better one yourself for $700.
Personally thoughI prefer the experence of gaming on the pc. Laptops just dont cut it.
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May 8, 2010, 4:36 AM
If you have the $700 to Spend go for it...
Otherwise the Laptop should be good enough unless you Must have Bells & Whistles
May 8, 2010, 5:29 AM
If you want a gaming computer get a PC over a laptop.
You'll have heat issues and very limited CPU power with a laptop. Not to mention OC headroom / upgradeability.
If you look around on newegg you can find much nicer pre-builts for $700.
May 9, 2010, 9:11 PM
We can help u finding parts to build a computer for 700$ I would guess it will be alot better than ur laptop;)
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