Hello to everyone!
I'm currently looking for a new laptop, I need it to be good at graphics, I'm usually using modeling software like maya, and etc... I'm kinda lost in all those new CPU's like i3 i5 and i7 please help me to choose a good model, please name me some cause maybe I won't be able to find some in my country. my budget is about 1000-1250 bucks but I can add a bit more if there is a good reason.
2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13-14
3. What screen resolution do you want?
4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Kinda...
5. How much battery life do you need? Avrage, about 1:30 - more, I guess it's enough for me
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)? well, It's miainly not for the games, but for 3d modeling so I guess it somewhere close
7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo / Video editing,watching movies, Etc.) 3d modeling and watching full hd movies
8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 300 (500+ is preffered)
9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.
10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?
11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? I don't care as far as I can buy an external one
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 want those who don't over heat and they have a good quality, I heard lenova are low quility (but maybe some models are good, I'm not sure, that's why I ask
13. Please tell us any additional information if needed. basicly I need this laptop to run good 3d modeling software like maya and being able to watch hd movies on my tv (so hdmi out is a must)
thanks for your reply! 1st I haven't ever heard of this brand 2nd I couldn't find in my country a laptop from this brand, 3rd I would still prefer 13-14, maybe you can guide me and tell me for what proccesor should I look and what type of GPU card?
how about 6550? or which one equals from nvidia to ati hd 5650?
also I found this one:
Intel® Core i7 740QM Processor, 1.73 GHz, 6MB L2 Cache,1066MHz FSB
4GB DDR3 1066MHz (2 x 2048 MB), Up to 8 GB
640GB (SATA) 5400rpm
14.0'' 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED backlit
ATI Mobility™ Radeon® HD 5730, 2G VRAM
DVD Super Multi
Webcam 0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
Sound Built-in speaker and microphone
Altec Lansing® speakers
SRS Premium Sound
Bluetooth Yes, Built-in Bluetooth™ V2.1+EDR
Wireless Integrated 802.11 b/g/n
External Ports 1 x Headphone-out jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 2.0 ports
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI
Card Reader Yes, SD,MMC card reader
OS Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
Weight 2.20 kg (with 6 cell battery)
Battery 6 cells