Gaming laptop for school

1. What is your budget?

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?
13" - 15"

3. What screen resolution do you want?
Min 1366x768

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?
Portable, as thin and light as possible

5. How much battery life do you need?
Min 5 hours of typing/browsing

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)?
Yes, Battlefield 3 minimum settings at 60+ fps, Torchlight 2, Call of Duty.

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

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

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.,, I will order from any site as long as it has a good reputation and shipping isnt too expensive.

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

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

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.
Asus, I have heard lots of good things about them and I have used their desktop parts before

13. What country do you live in?

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.
Basically I need the thinnest/lightest laptop that can play BF3 on minimum settings at consistently 60+ fps. I will be using this laptop for school so it needs decent battery life when not gaming
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