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August 21, 2010 7:02:06 PM

This laptop i am on right now lags like crazy on the starting MENU of starcraft 2 due to lack of video ram and just ram in general. I disconnect before i even start the campaign or an online game. I'd like to build/learn to build or find a decent desktop/gaming desktop that doesn't necessarily exceed $400-500. I prefer laptops but i was told that $800 will get you a crappy gaming laptop so thats out of the question. My main goal here is to play starcraft 2 (as well as other games i guess) without lag. Mainly starcraft 2. Now that i think about it... Do people buy entire computers / laptops to be able to play one game? ha.

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August 21, 2010 7:04:41 PM

What specs laptop? Have u turned down res/settings?
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August 21, 2010 7:27:23 PM

Not sure what specs are batuchka sorry. As for the res/settings for starcraft yes they were on the lowest possible. This computer basically froze when navigating the menus.
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August 21, 2010 7:42:53 PM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite...

Those links were provided by someone from another thread for me and another told me that they would be for the computer i want to build if i were to use my my monitor.

Monitor: 22" Plug and Play Monior on NVIDIA GeForce2 MX 100/200. Max res - 1600/1024 i believe
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