Seeking Gaming/Desktop replacement Laptop <$1000 Tags: Laptops Gaming Desktops Last response: April 8, 2012 7:52 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share kinnerful April 6, 2012 12:58:40 AM Hi I'm looking for a desktop replacement laptop for gaming and running stat software like R. I prefer smaller ones since laptops bigger than 15" really scare me... details below 1. What is your budget? About $1000 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13-14" 3. What screen resolution do you want? Anything higer than 720p 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Mostly a desktop replacement, but at 14" I think portability is not an issue... 5. How much battery life do you need? >3hrs 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)? Diablo 3 720p High 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 100g for SSD, 500g for normal hard drives 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. No idea... 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? 2-3 years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? I can go without one. 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. No Dells. Had bad experience before. 13. What country do you live in? U.S. 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. Something cooler would be nice... Thanks! More about : seeking gaming desktop replacement laptop 1000 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove WR2 Laptop Master Gaming Authority April 6, 2012 1:15:53 AM Hello kinnerful; What kind of graphics card is Diablo 3 going to need for high graphics? | Report abuse kelthic April 6, 2012 1:18:45 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... could look at that one. | Report abuse WR2 Laptop Master Gaming Authority April 6, 2012 2:17:14 AM kinnerful said:2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13-14" 3. What screen resolution do you want? Anything higer than 720p How soon do you need the new notebook? Gigabyte Intros Ultrabooks with 14-inch High-Res Screens, Nvidia Graphics Cards Available now: SONY VAIO SA 13" notebook $900 Core i5 2430M(2.40GHz) CPU, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD 13.3" 1600x900 LCD w/ Radeon HD 6630M graphics. I'm not sure HD 6630M had enough GPU power to do Diablo3 on high with 1600x900 resolution. | Report abuse Related ressources Considering a Gaming/Desktop Replacement Laptop ... - Forum Looking for " gaming/desktop replacement " Laptop - Forum (Canada) Seeking laptop 1000 $ish - Forum Looking for laptop for gaming/desktop replacement - Forum Gaming/Desktop Replacement : Updated 2012 Options? - Forum Ask the community Publish kinnerful April 7, 2012 2:45:18 AM WR2 said:Hello kinnerful; What kind of graphics card is Diablo 3 going to need for high graphics? The "RECOMMENDED SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS" says GeForce 260 or Radeon 4870, but I just want 720p gaming so I should be fine with something like 555m or 560m. Not too familiar with mobile ATI cards though. I think I can wait until May or so. Would it make a difference? | Report abuse kinnerful April 7, 2012 2:46:22 AM kelthic said:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... could look at that one. Looks nice, if only the monitor can be a bit smaller... Thanks anyway! | Report abuse kelthic April 8, 2012 7:52:46 PM You could also look at http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Laptops & Notebooks>Seeking Gaming/Desktop replacement Laptop <$1000> Related ressources: ForumNew Laptop (School / Programming / Gaming) ForumUpgrading a laptop graphics card. It can be done!!.....maybe ForumSeeking Laptop in $ 1000 and below range ForumFinal smackdown ATI 4650 and 4670 ForumSeeking a laptop to do digital art on. ForumLaptop under $ 1000 and desktop vs laptop ForumNew / Replacement Laptop (~$ 1000 ) ForumSeeking help replacing my G72GX-RBBX05 ForumI need help in figuring out what gaming laptop is affordable. ForumSeeking experts advice for $900-$ 1000 game build for old guy like me? ForumFirst build, seeking advice and comments ForumBack light or Inverter? Forum[Solved] Laptop for recording music and some multi-task ForumCan anyone beat this laptop for gaming for the price? ForumConfiguring my Laptop More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !