ASUS N61JQ-A1 vs MSI GX640-098US Tags: Asus MSI Laptops Last response: March 10, 2010 5:42 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share ibiza3 March 10, 2010 5:11:24 PM hi, i want a gaming laptop, but a have only $1000 to $1200 i found 2 pc the ASUS N61JQ-A1 ($1065.00) and the MSI GX640-098US ($1123.65). What is the best combination? i7-720q - 5730 or i5-430m - 5850 What laptop do you buy? (one of both or another) ASUS N61JQ-A1 Regularly Priced at: $1065.00 Promotions 3% Instant Discount* & FREE UPS Ground Shipping N61JQ-A1 Overview Display 16" WXGA HD LED (1366x768) Glossy Video Card: 1024MB DDR3 ATI Radeon HD 5730 Processor: Intel® Mobile Core i7 720QM (Customizable) Memory: 4GB DDR3 1066MHz (Up to 8GB) Hard Drive: 500GB 7200RPM Hard Drive (Upgradeable) Battery Life: 2+ Hour Weight: 6.49lbs MSI GX640-098US Priced from: $1123.65 Promotions 3% Instant Discount* MSI GX640 Overview Display 15.4" WSXGA+ (1680x1050) Glossy Video Card: 1024MB DDR3 ATI Radeon HD 5850 Processor: Intel® Mobile Core i5 430M (Customizable) Memory: 4GB DDR3 1066MHz (Up to 8GB) Hard Drive: 500GB 7200RPM Hard Drive (Customizable) Battery Life: 2+ Hour Weight: 5.94lbs More about : asus n61jq msi gx640 098us Maverick4396 March 10, 2010 5:42:19 PM if I had to pick I would get the MSI, the 5730 doesn't support GDDR5 and that is going to be important if it is a gaming laptop. The 5850 does so it should do better for games. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources [LAPTOP] Asus N61JQ-A1 Core i7 temperatures Forum Why is Asus N61JQ-A1 better than Asus N61JQ-X1 Forum SolvedMSI Z97 XPOWER AC vs Asus Z97 Deluxe (NFC & WLC) which is the best? Forum SolvedAsus z97-a vs MSI z97 gaming 5 Forum SolvedAsus G550jk vs. MSI GE70 apache pro-061 Forum Solvedwhich motherboard to buy? Asus Z97I-PLUS vs MSI Z97I Gaming AC Forum SolvedWhich motherboard to buy z97 MSI Mpower MAX VS ASUS VII Hero Forum SolvedASUS Maximus VII Hero vs MSI Gaming 7 ? Forum SolvedMotherboard quality? Asus vs MSI vs Gigabyte Forum SolvedMobo help. Asus Vs MSI Forum SolvedMSI Z97-GAMING 5 Motherboard VS ASUS Z97-A LGA1150 Forum SolvedAsus GeForce GTX 750 TI vs MSI GeForce GTX 750 TI Forum SolvedMSI N660-2GD5/OC vs MSI Global N650-2GD5/OC vs ASUS GTX 650 2GD5 Forum SolvedMSI VS ASUS. Need some Help! Forum Solvedasus 1155 b75 vs msi 1150 h81 Forum SolvedMsi Z97 G45 vs Asus Maximus Vii Ranger Forum Solvedmsi vs asus gaming laptop Forum SolvedAsus z97 vs Asus z87 vs MSI z97 Forum SolvedAsus Sabertooth Z87 vs MSI Z87-G45 Gaming Forum SolvedGaming Laptops: ASUS vs. MSI? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !