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2 laptops. want to game. help!

Okay so i know these arent optimal laptop choices for gaming but i worked with what littel knowledge i had. wich one of these will give me the smoothest game experience. Could I play games such as far cry 3, saints row the third, or metro 2033. Help me, im dumb as a rock with this stuff.


HP Pavilion dv6t-7000 Entertainment Notebook PC

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
2nd generation Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2450M Processor (2.5 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 3.1 GHz)
NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GT 630M Graphics with 1GB of dedicated video memory
FREE Upgrade to 6GB DDR3 System Memory (2 Dimm)
FREE Upgrade to 640GB 5400RPM Hard Drive
NO mSSD Hard Drive Acceleration Cache
Microsoft(R) Office Starter: reduced-functionality Word/Excel(R) only, No PowerPoint(R)/Outlook(R)
No additional security software
6 Cell Lithium Ion Battery
15.6-inch diagonal Full HD Anti-glare LED-backlit Display (1920 x 1080)
SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW with Double Layer Support
HP TrueVision HD Webcam
802.11b/g/n WLAN
Backlit Keyboard with numeric keypad

heres the next one

HP ENVY Sleekbook 6z-1100

Windows 8 64
AMD Quad-Core A10-4655M Processor (2.8GHz/2.0GHz, 4MB L2 Cache) + HD 7500G Discrete-Class Graphics
8GB 1600MHz DDR3 System Memory (2 Dimm)
500GB 5400RPM Hard Drive
Microsoft Office Trial
No additional security software
4 Cell Lithium Ion Battery
15.6" diagonal High Definition HP BrightView LED Display (1366 x 76Cool SVA
No Internal DVD or CD Drive
Webcam with Integrated Digital Microphone
802.11b/g/n WLAN and Bluetooth(R)
Backlit Keyboard

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I have the same Acer V5 you have

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But as far as the 2 HP's I would stick with the Intel processor over the AMD.

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