Looking for a new laptop... Tags: Laptops Games Product Last response: July 13, 2010 8:12 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share guzva July 12, 2010 2:44:07 PM 1_What is your budget? Around 700$ 2_What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15", preferably 17" 3_What screen resolution do you want? Any 4_Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Desktop replacement 5_How much battery life do you need? 2 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)? No 7_What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) Mostly Photoshop work and movies (+net surfing). 8_How much storage (H.D.D Capacity) do you need? 300GB+ 9_If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. - 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 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. I was thinking HP or Toshiba. 13_What country do you live in? Slovenia 14_Please tell us any additional information if needed. - More about : laptop buwish a b D Laptop July 12, 2010 8:39:54 PM It doesn't have 17 inch screen, but it has the hardware necessary to take care of your needs: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... gerand July 13, 2010 8:12:44 AM buwish said:It doesn't have 17 inch screen, but it has the hardware necessary to take care of your needs: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... For the SAME price as that AS5741G-5062 you could get an AS5745G-5844 which has a GT 330M GPU, which is MUCH better than the Radeon HD 5470 in the AS5741G-5062. Benchmarks: HD 5470: http://www.notebookcheck.net/ATI-Mobility-Radeon-HD-547... GT 330M: http://www.notebookcheck.net/NVIDIA-GeForce-GT-330M.224... AS5745G-5844: http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLooking for a new laptop /ultrabook ForumLooking for a new gaming laptop . ForumLooking for a new 'gaming' laptop ForumArt student looking to purchase new laptop . Please help!!! ForumLooking for a new laptop for games ForumLooking for New Laptop with Backlit keyboard ForumChanging laptop HDD, looking to move HD contents to the new one ForumLooking to buy new laptop for school ForumLooking for a new laptop that can run the sims 3 ForumLooking into buying a new laptop that can actually handle games ForumLooking for new Laptop ? ForumLong time Macbook Pro user looking for new laptop ForumLooking for new laptop need advice! ForumLooking for a new laptop ForumLooking for new Gaming Laptop ForumLooking for a new laptop , and is it worth waiting 1-2 months? ForumLooking to buy a new "gaming" laptop . around 750 ForumLooking for a new ultra portable laptop /notebook ForumLooking for new laptop ForumLooking for a new laptop , 800 - 1000 range More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !