Gaming laptop in Australia, 1000$ budget Tags: Laptops Last response: May 11, 2012 2:55 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Shablagoo May 10, 2012 4:06:15 AM Hi, I need to help my friend out with getting a new laptop. The most requiring task will be running DotA 2. 1. What is your budget? 1000 Australian Dollars, but willing to go a little higher (100-200$) if it's a really good offer. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Doesn't matter. 3. What screen resolution do you want? Doesn't matter. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Both? 5. How much battery life do you need? As much as possible, but isn't an issue. 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)? DotA 2, as high as possible. 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) Just surfing, and school work, nothing CPU intensive. 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? As much as possible, but don't think it's high priority. 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. www.harveynorman.com.au www.dicksmith.com.au Any other Australian site. 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? As long as possible, 3 years lifetime would be nice. 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ? Not important. 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. All brands are fine. 13. What country do you live in? Australia. 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. Been looking on this one: http://dicksmith.com.au/product/XC7998/asus-a53sd-sx609... What do you think? More about : gaming laptop australia 1000 budget Shablagoo May 11, 2012 1:12:10 PM Anyone's got any idea about this ? m 0 l robin banks uk May 11, 2012 1:19:05 PM Shablagoo said:Anyone's got any idea about this ? students in the uk get a discount of dell and dell do offers only for students, look it up =] but i think the offers are geting changed soon. m 0 l Related resources Best gaming laptop close to $1000 and can be bought/shipped to Australia? - Forum $750-1000 Gaming PC Budget AUSTRALIA - Forum $800-1000 Budget Gaming Rig. AUSTRALIA - Forum (AUD) Australia gaming pc, 1000 dollars - Forum Need help on a budget gaming laptop. $1000 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WR2 a c 572 D Laptop May 11, 2012 2:29:05 PM Is it true that Dota 2 recommended system requirement for graphics is Nvidia 7600 / ATI 1600 or better? If so - that's any laptop graphics card better than Sandy Bridge HD 3000 Graphics IGP. That ASUS A53SD and it's GT 610M graphics (renamed GT 520M) is about 28% better than HD 3000 Graphics. m 0 l Shablagoo May 11, 2012 2:29:28 PM Does it apply for Australia though? m 0 l WR2 a c 572 D Laptop May 11, 2012 2:34:01 PM Lenovo Y570 15.6in Notebook $AUD 859 Core i7-2670QM 2.2GHz (3.1Ghz Turbo) quad core CPU, 4GB RAM, 750GB HDD, 15.6" 1366x768 LCD w/ GT 555M graphics (96 core version). m 0 l WR2 a c 572 D Laptop May 11, 2012 2:34:28 PM Shablagoo said:Does it apply for Australia though? What? m 0 l Shablagoo May 11, 2012 2:39:59 PM I tried to, and failed, quote the guy with the dell suggestion. m 0 l WR2 a c 572 D Laptop May 11, 2012 2:45:24 PM Gotcha. It does apply Down Under m 0 l Shablagoo May 11, 2012 2:55:32 PM Thank you good sir, you have been of much help! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedgaming laptop ( budget around $1000) Forum SolvedHelp Gaming PC under $1000 Australia Forum SolvedGaming PC $1000-1300 Australia Forum Solved$1000-$1200 (Approx) Gaming Build! (Australia) Forum Solved$1000 Dollar Budget gaming Laptop? Forum SolvedAdvice on Gaming Laptop $1000-$1400 Budget (MSI, Asus, Toshiba, Lenovo???) Forum SolvedLaptop Recommendations ($1000-1300 budget), some gaming Forum $1000 PC Budget Build (Australia) Forum Help me build a computer Budget ($1000) (Australia) Forum SolvedWill this budget gaming PC work great for next gen games? (Australia) Forum SolvedGaming Laptop £1000 Budget Forum Gaming laptop $1000 budget Forum 1000$ (not strict) budget gaming laptop Forum Which gaming laptop should I buy with a budget up to $1000? Forum SolvedBest Gaming laptop with budget 1000 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !