New laptop for graphic design!

1. What is your budget?

1500 £

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?

15" and above

3. What screen resolution do you want?

Full HD

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?

Desktop replacement.

5. How much battery life do you need?

Average time, no need for extra juice :D

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)?

Latest games - Medium to high

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.)

Heavy rendering in 3D, Graphic design work.

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?

500 or 1Tb (can compromise)

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.

Not really but if found locally like from Currys would be better or else from sites like Amazon

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?

3 to 4 years minimum

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?

Dvd writer is more than enough

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.

Not really into brands, will try any brand that suits the specs

13. What country do you live in?


14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.

shortlisted this one here :
Is the Samsung one above suited for this?

Have to get it by monday... any help would be appreciated.. Thank you :)
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  1. Core i7 2670QM and Radeon HD 6970M is a powerful gaming combo.
    A sweet 1920 x 1080 LCD screen too.
  2. Have you seen or read any independent reviews yet?
  3. oh great!! no i havent read any reviews and dont know if samsung laptops are good enough to keep up but judging by the config i thought it might be a catch... thanks for your reply mate .. is that site trustworthy?
  4. That website is OK - it's KL Computers Ltd the real company you'd be doing business with.
    The only problem is the delivery date is probably later than you want. The Amazon store can have it there by Monday.

    I think it's a good value, considering is quite powerful graphics card.
    It's top spec LCD screen isn't available on a lot of lesser models.
  5. Samsung Series 7 Gamer 700G7A Notebook review
    Not an exact model match - but all the majority of the review applies.
  6. thank you very much ... will have a look and decide where to buy it from. I was a little cautious because its a lot of money, in short my entire savings :) anyway thanks again...
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