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Trying to figure out if I can play starcraft 2 with my computer
Feb 1, 2012, 5:37 PM
Can I play starcraft 2 with this computer? HP pavillion DV 9500 here are the spec.
ProcessorCore 2 Duo
Motherboard chipsetIntel 965PM
Ports4 x USB 2.0; FireWire; VGA out; S-video out; HDMI out
Built-in devicesExpressCard slot; 1.3MP Webcam
Wireless LAN802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Graphics hardwareNvidia GeForce Go 8600M GS
Amt of video RAM256MB (1GB TurboCache)
LCD technologyTransflective (widescreen)
Screen resolution (max)1,680 x 1,050
Diagonal screen size17 inch
Optical driveDVD SuperMulti drive
Card ReaderSD, MMC, MS, MS Pro, xD
Amt of RAM2048 MB (max 4096 MB)
Hard drive320 GB
Sound hardwareIntegrated audio
DVD/MP3 without bootupYes
Jacksmic-in, S/PDIF, earphone-out
Battery type(s) included8-cell Lithium Ion
Operating systemWin Vista Home Premium
Weight w/battery3.49 kg
Dimensions396 x 285 x 41.8 mm
Feb 1, 2012
trying figure play starcraft computer
Feb 1, 2012, 5:41 PM
yes you should have no problem running it on low with some options on medium.
Feb 1, 2012, 5:48 PM
You are at the bare minimum to play. I would say at the lowest resolution and the lowest graphic quality.
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