Laptops Tags: CPUs Laptops Processors Last response: May 29, 2010 7:22 PM in CPUs Share angad007 May 29, 2010 4:52:58 PM hi I an Civil engineering student I am planning to buy a new laptop within the next few days I an unable to decide b/w 1. Intel Core i7-720QM processor 2. Intel Core i5-430M Processor both the above processors with nVIDIA Geforce GT 230M (1 GB)Graphics card i'll be using the laptop for(CAD 3D + structure designing + GIS applications and a bit of 3D gaming also) Plz guide me as to which processor is best suited for me thanks More about : laptops Maziar a b à CPUs a c 244 D Laptop May 29, 2010 5:25:26 PM Hello and welcome to the forums CAD and designing both benefit from QuadCore CPUs,so go for the 720QM ksampanna a b à CPUs May 29, 2010 7:22:51 PM ^+1 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAre desktops faster than laptops? Forum SolvedGeneral questions for low-usage Laptops Forum SolvedLaptops Battery Life? Forum SolvedHow can I connect wirelessly to an external hard drive(NAS) without the internet just using laptops network adapter? Forum SolvedHow do I clone two laptops without removing the hard drives? Forum SolvedMSI vs ASUS Gaming Laptops: GTX 970M Forum SolvedNeed to find compatible laptops for my current battery. Forum SolvedDo hp laptops have overheating/fan issues? Forum SolvedYour opinion on these laptops Forum SolvedHow long will these laptops last generally? Forum Solvedcan i change the laptops cpu with a desktop one? Forum SolvedWill 300 MHZ less but 2 GB more ram make a huge difference in gaming? will it improve or reduce performance? (which laptops?) Forum SolvedWhich one of these laptops should I buy and why? Forum SolvedWhich one of these laptops are better? + I feel concious about their simplistic looks and they look ugly? Forum SolvedAre large-screen laptops going out of fashion? Forum SolvedLaptops made in the USA? Someone in my familey just want's Laptops made in the U.S. Forum SolvedLinux compatibility on laptops Forum SolvedHard drive swap between two identical laptops? Forum SolvedGaming laptops around $1200 - $1300 Forum SolvedIS HP a good brand for laptops? (URGENT) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !