Solved Laptop for gaming and school Tags: Laptops Gaming Minecraft Last response: October 22, 2011 10:36 PM in Laptop Tech Support Share charley264 October 13, 2011 9:52:07 PM My son needs a laptop for school work but also wants to be able to play games on it - Minecraft is his current favourite. Can someone please suggest one that might be suitable. Thank you. More about : laptop gaming school smarter phone October 14, 2011 6:48:12 AM Macbook Air is a great one. m 0 l charley264 October 14, 2011 10:50:35 PM Quote:what's your price range?? If the budget is not a issue you might just go with this HP dv6t 15.6" i7 1080p Notebook w/ Blu-ray $855. http://www.dealstudio.com/searchdeals.php?type=id&q=d29... Not bad stuff. Hope u find the best stuff for your son. Good luck. Thanks for your suggestion - is the laptop you recommend a Hewlett Packard? we live in the UK so need to check out if it is available to us here. m 0 l Related resources i need a gaming/ school laptop, need some options... - Forum Buying a NEW Laptop for Gaming/School - Forum Looking for a new laptop for school/gaming - Forum school gaming laptop - Forum Laptop for School and Occasional Gaming - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer charley264 October 14, 2011 10:52:06 PM smarter phone said:Macbook Air is a great one. Thanks for your reply - I have a MacBook Air and my son uses that! He says tho that it's not good enough for the game he plays (server based - Minecraft) and that it 'lags'! I am not sure about this tho! m 0 l Best solution vigilante212 October 14, 2011 11:19:37 PM Minecraft is a very resource intensive game. The laptop you buy will need to have a dedicated GPU for it to run properly. Share charley264 October 15, 2011 11:02:01 AM vigilante212 said:Minecraft is a very resource intensive game. The laptop you buy will need to have a dedicated GPU for it to run properly. Thanks appreciate that feedback. m 0 l charley264 October 22, 2011 10:36:24 PM Best answer selected by charley264. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking for a gaming/school laptop Forum SolvedLooking for a Cheap School/Gaming Laptop Forum SolvedLaptop for School-Gaming-Programming (Razer Blade?) Forum SolvedLooking for gaming / school laptop for around £500 - £700 Forum SolvedTrying to look for a laptop for school and gaming Forum SolvedLaptop for school and mild gaming. Forum SolvedSchool/Gaming Laptop Forum SolvedPortable laptop for light gaming and school work? Forum SolvedUnder $1000 Laptop For School and Some Gaming Forum SolvedLaptop for gaming and school Forum SolvedLaptop for school (and light gaming) Forum SolvedCheap Laptop for School and Occasional Gaming (CS and Skyrim) Forum Solvedwork/gaming laptop for grad school ~$1500 Forum SolvedLooking for a gaming laptop/school laptop. Forum SolvedI have this laptop i use for school is it ok for games too? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !