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Which of these is best for gaming

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Last response: in Laptop Tech Support
March 28, 2010 6:18:36 PM

Which of these is best laptop for gaming? What are the differeces?

Asus K52JR-X5 or Asus K52JR-X2 both with 500 Gig HD

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a b 4 Gaming
a c 244 D Laptop
March 28, 2010 8:44:39 PM

Can you post the full specs of both ?
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March 28, 2010 10:00:47 PM

Tech Specs
What's in the Box

The entire ASUS K52Jr-X5 package contains a warranty information card, notebook, and 6-cell battery pack
K52Jr-X5
AC Adapter
6-cell Battery Pack
Warranty Information Card

Specifications

Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
Display: 15.6-inch HD LED-backlit Color-Shine Widescreen (1366 x 768)
CPU: Intel Core i3-350M processor (2.26GHz)
Video: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470 with 1G DDR3 VRAM
Wireless: 802.11 b/g/n (@ 2.4GHz)
LAN: 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet
Memory: 4GB DDR3, 2 x SODIMM Sockets
Storage: 500GB 5,400RPM hard drive
Optical Disc Drive: DVD Super Multi Double Layer Drive
Camera: 0.3 Megapixel
Speakers: Altec Lansing speakers
Microphone: Digital Microphone
Card Reader: MMC, SD/SDHC, MS, MS Pro
Input/Output: 1 x Mic-in, 1 x Headphone-out, 1 x VGA port/Mini D-Sub 15-pin for external monitor, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x HDMI
Battery Pack: 6 Cell
Dimensions: 15.2 x 10.2 x 1.4 –inches (W x D x H)
Weight: 5.8 pounds (with 6-cell battery)
Color: Brown


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Specifications

Display Type: LED backlight


Screen Size: 15.6"


Maximum Resolution: 1366 x 768


Memory Type: DDR3


Memory Size: 4GB


Memory Speed: PC3-8500


Memory Slots (Total): 2


Maximum Memory Supported: 8GB (Requires 64-bit Operating System)


Capacity: 640GB


Drive Types: Hard Drive


Hard Drive Speed: 5400 RPM


Lifestyle: Gaming
Entertainment


Condition: New


Operating Systems: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit


Platform: Notebook PC


Processor Brand: Intel


Processor Class: Core i3


Processor Type: Dual-Core


Processor Speed: 2.26GHz


Processor Number: i3-350M


Graphics Description: Dedicated Graphics


GPU/VPU: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470


Video Memory: 1GB DDR3


Optical Drive Type: DVD Super-Multi Optical Drive


Supplemental Drive Type: Media Reader


Media Types: Memory Stick
Multi Media Card
Secure Digital


Audio Description: Integrated Audio


Audio Chipset: SRS Premium Sound


Audio Channels: Altec Lansing speakers


Integrated Microphone: Yes


PS/2 Mouse Connectors: N/A


PS/2 Keyboard Connectors: N/A


Serial Communication Ports: N/A


Parallel Ports: N/A


USB Ports: 3


FireWire Ports: N/A


Fast Infrared Ports (FIR): N/A


LAN Ports: 1


Modem Ports: N/A


Audio Out Jacks: 1


Line In Jacks: N/A


Microphone Jacks: 1


VGA Ports: 1


DVI Video: N/A


HDMI Ports: 1


S-Video Connectors: N/A


Port Replicator/Connector: N/A


eSATA Ports: N/A


Communications Description: Integrated LAN
Integrated Wireless LAN


Interface Type: RJ-45 Ethernet Connector
802.11b/g/n Wireless Networking


Data Transfer Rate: Up to 300 Mbps


Protocols: 802.11b
802.11g
802.11n


Width: 15.2"


Height: 1.4"


Depth: 10.2"


Weight: 5.8 lbs


Mouse Type: Touch Pad


Battery Type: 6-Cell Lithium-ion


Color: Brown


Integrated Webcam: Yes


Webcam Resolution: 0.3MP


Specification Notes: [6] To provide the most accurate specifications, the specifications listed are base upon information provided by the vendor.

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March 29, 2010 3:53:34 AM

Depends on what games you plan on playing personally i dont think the 5470 mobility will get it done in most games.

And whats your budget look like so we can maybe arrange to get you a more gaming oriented laptop.
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a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
a c 244 D Laptop
March 29, 2010 5:06:16 PM

They both have pretty much the same specs,the main difference is the HDD capacity,so if you need more HDD go for the second one otherwise go for the cheaper option.
HD 5470M is a mid-low card for gaming,this link may help you:
http://www.notebookcheck.net/ATI-Mobility-Radeon-HD-547...
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March 29, 2010 7:24:05 PM

so asside form the Hard drive you see no differences in the specs??
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a b Ĉ ASUS
a b 4 Gaming
a c 244 D Laptop
March 30, 2010 10:14:55 AM

No
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March 30, 2010 9:13:12 PM

I thought the first post said the HDD's were both 500GB HDD? These specs look identical.

Oh I wanted to add I noticed variation of those model numbers in HDD size with a google product search. There may be multiple revisions of that hardware so make sure you take note that all K52JR-X5's are not the same. I hate that btw.

Also I think with a lowres display like that the gfx card will be ok for most games, but probably not extremely "future-proof."
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