Looking for "gaming/desktop replacement" Laptop Tags: Laptops Gaming Desktops jeffgonth September 4, 2012 1:41:46 AM I'm currently looking to buy a gaming laptop to replace my current desktop (not enough space available and I have to move it at least twice a week) 1. What is your budget? 1500-2000$ CANADIAN 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 17" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920 x 1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Desktop replacement (weight not important) 5. How much battery life do you need? Not important, will almost always be connected 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 I plan to play games but graphics are not the most important thing for me. I want games to run smoothly and not overheat the laptop 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.) I plan to watch movies ( Blu ray and download) 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? 750 gb or more + a slot for SSD (included or I'll buy one later) 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Newegg.ca Dell.ca Any other reliable Canadian site 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 ? Bluray Rom 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. I don't have a prefered brand. I'd like one that has a sturdy reputation and that have a warranty that apply to Canada 13. What country do you live in? Canada 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. I want a i7 3rd generation processor. At least 8 gb ram. Look doesn't matter as long as the laptop is sturdy. Weigh is not a problem. Any suggestion would be appreciated More about : gaming desktop replacement laptop Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLooking for laptop for gaming/desktop replacement ForumSeeking Gaming/Desktop replacement Laptop ForumConsidering a Gaming/Desktop Replacement Laptop ... ForumGaming/Desktop Replacement: Updated 2012 Options? ForumI need help in figuring out what gaming laptop is affordable. ForumNew Laptop (School / Programming / Gaming) ForumHP G60New graphics card, has an integratted memory card. Not sure if can adapt a Forum1600x900 vs 1920x1080p ForumXplorer X7-Xtreme S1 Notebook ForumUpgrading a laptop graphics card. It can be done!!.....maybe ForumAsus G74SX or MSI GT683R ForumMobility Radeon HD 4850 1st Benchmarks ForumLooking For A Gaming Laptop For 1500$ ForumLooking to buy a gaming laptop budget 1000-1600$ ForumLooking for a great laptop for music production ForumLooking for a good laptop for between $600 - $800 ForumGaming laptop under 1000 ForumLaptop Recommendations ForumPlease help with buying laptop! ForumNeed help with new laptop, grainy screen? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !