Good Specs for a Laptop? Tags: Optimus Laptops Last response: July 30, 2012 7:45 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share shaks109 July 25, 2012 11:58:44 AM 17.3" Optimus III Laptop Optimus Series: 17.3" Glossy Full HD LED Widescreen (1920x1080) Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™i5 Dual Core Mobile Processor i5-3360M (2.80GHz) 3MB Memory (RAM) 4GB KINGSTON HYPER-X GENESIS 1600MHz SODIMM DDR3 (2 x 2GB) Graphics Card NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 650M - 1.0GB DDR5 Video RAM - DirectX® 11 Other: 500GB SERIAL ATA II 2.5" HARD DRIVE WITH 8MB CACHE (5,400rpm) GIGABIT LAN & KILLER™ 1102 WIRELESS GAMING 802.11N NETWORK CARD Optimus/Voyager Series 6 Cell Lithium-ION Battery (48.84WH) any other details needed please reply. Are these good specs for Video streaming, Gaming... etc. More about : good specs laptop hang-the-9 a b D Laptop July 25, 2012 6:15:26 PM Good specs, yes, but you may want to move to a larger drive or maybe a 7200 rpm drive, especially if you will use this as your main system. And get a USB drive for backups. shaks109 July 25, 2012 7:23:48 PM ok thanks Related resources Laptop running games poorly, but good enough specs ? - Forum Does this Laptop Have Good Specs ? - Forum Good computer specs for playing games on a laptop ? - Forum Getting a laptop ....how are these specs ? Good for gaming? - Forum Can anyone recommend a good laptop with the following specs - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Wisecracker July 25, 2012 7:38:51 PM It kinda seems like a 'tweener to me. Do you have a link to the notebook ... and a budget? shaks109 July 25, 2012 8:10:15 PM http://www.pcspecialist.co.uk/notebooks/optimusIII-17/ Its this laptop. the Specs I chose are above as shown. ^ And it also shows what my budget is around. shaks109 July 25, 2012 8:12:43 PM I'll be changing the Hard disk I chose later to the 7200 rpm drive you suggested. shaks109 July 25, 2012 8:30:21 PM Which CPU is better? i7 3610QM (2.30GHz) 6mb or i5 3360QM (2.80GHz) 3mb ??? reply ASAP hang-the-9 a b D Laptop July 26, 2012 1:23:36 PM The i7 is faster, on the CPU charts in passmark it's ranked 52, the i5 is in the 150s or so. Komomu July 26, 2012 8:42:43 PM shaks109 said:Which CPU is better? i7 3610QM (2.30GHz) 6mb or i5 3360QM (2.80GHz) 3mb ??? reply ASAP The i5 does not have on a Q, the i7 is a quad core which is why it has on the q edit1754 a b D Laptop July 30, 2012 7:45:39 PM The Core i7 is overall more powerful, but gaming depends much more on the GPU than it does on the CPU. If you have extra cash lying around, you might want to consider going with one of the GTX 660M / GTX 670M equipped PCSpecialist models. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Are my specs good enough to run games on ultra or high? Forum Im looking for a laptop thats got good specs for gaming within the price range o Forum Laptop specs is this good 1440x900 Forum Good PSU to run my specs ... Forum Is this good specs ? Forum Are these specs good for the modern gaming? Forum Good PC specs but slow PC? Help! Forum Are these specs good for a gaming computer under $500? Forum Which OS shall I choose for this laptop 's specs ? Forum Pc specs good enough for new games Forum I need good specs for a ~$500 gaming desktop. Forum Gaming laptop under 1000 Forum Laptop VGA Port Not Working Forum Laptop slowing down? Forum $700 Gaming Laptop... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !