Laptop for my needs Tags: Laptops Games Last response: November 4, 2011 3:13 PM in Laptop Tech Support Share elrondemon October 29, 2011 12:52:24 PM Hey guys, hope you can help me out choosing another laptop for me. Here are the requirements: 1. What is your budget? Up to ~800$ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15'' 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1300/700, FHD is not a must. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? No 5. How much battery life do you need? Not my priority 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 games 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) AutoCAD, 3D graphics, Photoshop, Sketchup. 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 500GB. (Is 7800RPM is a must? or 5400 will not be a bottleneck anyway). 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. No 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 4 years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? DVDwriter, no need for blu-ray. 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. Mostly Dell, Toshiba, open for other suggestions. More about : laptop WR2 a c 572 D Laptop October 30, 2011 3:55:17 AM What $800 Core i7 2360QM 15" notebooks are available in your area? You might need to look at $800 models with Core i5-2410M CPUs as well. m 0 l elrondemon October 30, 2011 7:12:55 PM There tons of options, I'll post few here, as they are available for any customization also. Dell: Dell Inspiron n5110 i7-2630QM nVidia GT525M Dell Vostro 3550 i5-2410M HD 6630M Dell XPS 15 i5-2410M GeForce GT 525M |OR| XPS 15z i5-2410M GeForce GT 525M (the 15z costs 120$ more) Toshiba: Toshiba Satellite L775-135 Acer: Acer Timeline X 3820TG HP: HP Pavilion dv6-6150ej LX243EA HP probooks/elitebooks with pretty bad graphics cards are also available for my price range. IBM/Lenogo Pretty much any thinkpad, ideapad available. Thank you very much!! m 0 l Related resources Laptop Freezes and since nothing works, needs force Shutdown. - Forum Cheap laptop that meets my minimal gaming needs? - Forum Old laptop needs to be restored - Forum My wife dropped her laptop and needs the files asap - Forum Finding a laptop bag that will fit my needs. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer elrondemon November 4, 2011 8:44:12 AM Hey guys, could anyone please narrow me down to fewer recommended options. Thanks! m 0 l AntiZig a b D Laptop November 4, 2011 3:13:22 PM well out of all you listed I only see components for dell's machnies, but in general any of them look fine, the i5 with 525 is probably cheaper and will do what you want it to do m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest laptop for my needs Forum Solved[Help] Finding a Laptop to Fit My Needs Forum SolvedWhich laptop would better fit my needs? Forum SolvedMy dad needs a laptop for business... Any suggestions?? Forum SolvedClueless person needs help on gaming laptop Forum SolvedWill the latest GeForce R331 (331.58) driver suit my laptop specs and needs ? Forum SolvedLaptop Needs a new HDD - Satellite A205-S5804 Forum SolvedLaptop needs a non-USB solution for Parallel Port Forum ASUS windows 8 Laptop goes to blue screen with :( and saying it needs to restart Forum hello i have a gateway laptop thats about 1.1/2 years old i bought new and the hard drive needs to be replaced .i was going to Forum SolvedBrother needs a new laptop Forum SolvedMy friend needs a laptop with a big screen for around 500 dollars. Forum Acer laptop needs erecovery disc. Forum SolvedHELP!! This chick needs help finding a Gaming laptop that is also portable Forum would this laptop work out for my needs? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !