2_What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15.6 inch
3_What screen resolution do you want? 1366x768 or similar
4_Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? portable
5_How much battery life do you need? 3+ hours
6_Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)? Medium settings for games like latest NFS, GTA 4
7_What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) watch movies, do some basic audio video conversions.
8_How much storage (H.D.D Capacity) do you need? 500 GB, 7200 rpm
9_If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post the links to them. none
10_How long do you want to keep your laptop? 3-4 years
11_What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVD Writer
12_Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons. Dell, Asus, Acer. Definitely no HP because poor build quality.
13_What country do you live in? India
14_Please tell us any additional information if needed.
4GB DDR3 RAM intel i7 processor
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Not Acer. Asus or Dell are your best bets. For gaming you just want to find the best graphics card you can get in an i7 system. That would probably end up being a 260m.
I dont know the best retailers to search in India though :-/