More laptop questions! Tags: Laptops Turbo Boost Last response: January 1, 2012 11:18 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Pendragon1995 January 1, 2012 4:15:37 PM My family is trying to buy two new laptops. We have narrowed it down somewhat to two contenders: Acer Aspire 5750-6834 dual core i5 2430m 2.4 GHz (turbo boost to 3 GHz) 640 GB hardrive 6 GB DDR3 Asus X53E quad core i7 2670M 2.2 GHz (turbo boost to 3.1 GHz) 750 GB Hardrive 6GB DDR3 As you can see, they are very similar. Which is better for work (multiple office suite programs and google chrome windows open simultaneously) and running games (emulated N64 and Minecraft)? More about : laptop questions JAYDEEJOHN January 1, 2012 10:55:01 PM This topic has been moved from the section Mobile Computing to section Laptops & Notebooks by Jaydeejohn m 0 l WR2 a c 572 D Laptop January 1, 2012 11:18:07 PM Hello Pendragon1995; Based on what you've mentioned: Asus X53E Asus is also a favored brand. Asus X53E-SX082V Notebook review m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources More or less another thermal paste question. Laptop related. Forum SolvedWhich matters more? Brand or Specs? When it comes to how well you can game on a laptop? Forum SolvedAsus G53JW-3DE CPU Upgrade & More, Questions on Upgrade Forum SolvedI am have a plan about building a pc but how much more should i stick with 2.4 duo with hd 7490 (yes its a laptop) Forum SolvedWill more video memory make games run faster? and other questions Forum SolvedMy Laptop has a black screen and can't get into Desktop and more Forum SolvedGTX 760/770 and few more questions Forum SolvedQuestions about adding more hdd Forum SolvedPossibility to replace ODD with more storage on the Asus R500V Laptop Forum SolvedDell Inspiron 8500 laptop won't "see" more than one DIMM at a time reliably Forum Solvedwhat laptop would run skyrim decent more info below Forum SolvedJust a few more questions Forum SolvedQuestions regarding USB3 speeds vs a HDD and buying more space. Forum SolvedLaptop comparison: Is it worth $150 more? Forum SolvedShould I get a more high-end laptop or a gaming pc and continue using my current laptop? Forum SolvedMore graphics questions... help me out! Forum SolvedWhat's the most powerful laptop that one can purchase retail for no more than $400? Forum SolvedUpgrading questions- trying to squeeze 2 more years out of my machine Forum SolvedUpgrading RAM for my laptop...and more Forum SolvedAre BIOSTAR motherboards reliable? Are crucial RAMs reliable? More questions Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !