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Is this a good deal

I was able to find a computer on sale at Costco for $729. Will this be okay for general productivity and medium gaming

Acer Aspire 5
Intel I7-8550U prosseser
12 GB of DDR4 ram
1TB 5400RPM SATA Hard Drive + 256GB Solid State Drive
15.6" FHD Widescreen LED-backlit IPS (1920 x 1080) Display
2GB NVIDIA GeForce MX150 Graphics
Backlit Keyboard with Precision Touchpad and Dedicated Numeric Keypad
And the Windows 10 Home

Is this a good deal?

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Seems OK but a gamer might yelp.,

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Gamers today seem to want to start with the 1050 GPU. Let's compare that mx150 to the 1050.

http://gpu.userbenchmark.com/Compare/Nvidia-MX150-0-vs-Nvidia-GTX-1050/m332822vs3650

So that's about 1/2 the usual gaming performance.

As long as this is for watch videos, card games it's OK.

The Dell Inspiron with the 1050 GPU is nearly the same price on Amazon if you want to game.

Again, my answer is "medium gaming" will be disappointing.

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Thanks

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Thank you Happy

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Well the good thing about Costco

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is the 2 years of free warranty. Also another 2 if you purchase with a Visa.

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