Looking for budget laptop with a balance in gaming and school Tags: Laptops Gaming Last response: October 20, 2012 11:40 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share reyez October 20, 2012 10:51:51 PM 1. What is your budget? $500 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? standard size, nothing too bulky 3. What screen resolution do you want? any screen size 15.6" or bigger 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? portable 5. How much battery life do you need? at least 3 hours when gaming and multitasking 6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? League of legends (max), Borderlands 2 (low/medium), Counterstrike-Source (medium/high) 7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? Websurfing, music, YouTube, school-related work 8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need? at least 250gb 9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links. Bestbuy, Newegg 10. How long do you want to keep your laptop? At least 4 years 11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM, standard 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. Anything other than Acer 13. What country do you live in? United States 14. Please tell us any additional information if needed. This is what I had in mind but not sure if it will meet my gaming needs.. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Lenovo+-+15.6%22+IdeaPad+La...;tab=reviews?id=1218703222556&skuId=5887295#tab=specifications More about : budget laptop balance gaming school mesab66 October 20, 2012 11:29:18 PM Check out http://www.notebookcheck.net/AMD-Radeon-HD-7520G.71728.... You may well struggle to get may modern games playable even at low settings. For more information google "AMD Radeon HD 7520G review" m 0 l emperor piehead October 20, 2012 11:38:38 PM try to find a laptop with a amd a10-4600m its a laptop cpu with great graphics for the "price" m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer emperor piehead October 20, 2012 11:40:36 PM here is one http://www.frys.com/product/7162082?source=googleps&gcl... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking for a new laptop for school/gaming Forum SolvedLooking for a gaming/school laptop Forum SolvedLooking for a Cheap School/Gaming Laptop Forum Looking for best, long lasting hybrid laptop (laptop and tablet) for late high school and college. ($1000 budget) Forum SolvedLooking for gaming / school laptop for around £500 - £700 Forum Looking for a well rounded budget laptop for school Forum SolvedLooking for a gaming laptop/school laptop. Forum SolvedLooking For School And Gaming Laptop-$85o Forum SolvedI'm looking for a new laptop. Mild gaming, programming and school. PLS HELP :) Forum SolvedComputer spec novice looking for help getting a gaming/school laptop. Forum Best laptop for gaming/school max budget 600-700$ Forum New School/gaming laptop - Budget 1800$ Forum Looking For Low Budget Laptop/Notebook For School Forum SolvedLooking for School Laptop w/ Light Gaming Forum SolvedLooking for gaming/school laptop Forum Looking for a laptop for school and gaming Forum Hi I am looking for a laptop for school, a little bit of gaming and programming and in the range of $1000 to $1500. Forum SolvedTrying to look for a laptop for school and gaming Forum Low budget laptop for school and low end gaming Forum Looking to build a [strike]$1200[/strike] ~$2000 PC for school and gaming and get a cheap Laptop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !