Solved Laptop for gaming and school Tags: Laptops Gaming Minecraft Last response: October 22, 2011 10:36 PM in Laptops & Notebooks 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 Looking for a new laptop for school/gaming - Forum school gaming laptop - Forum Laptop for School and Occasional Gaming - Forum Looking for a gaming/school laptop - Forum Looking for a Cheap School/Gaming Laptop - 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 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 SolvedI have this laptop i use for school is it ok for games too? 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 SolvedWhich Laptop would be better for light gaming and school work? Forum SolvedLooking For School And Gaming Laptop-$85o Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !