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sony style laptop

by paveel79 / February 28, 2009 8:24 PM PST

Hello all,

I need advice about laptop which i am going to buy.
I have create on sony style this kind of machine and i wonder if that will be ok for graphics interests like Photoshop cs3, adobe illustrator, in next step I would like watch some movies but i am not interested in blu ray.

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Just 2 things.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 28, 2009 10:07 PM PST
In reply to: sony style laptop

That "# DVD disc drive" is odd. Let's hope you meant it was a DVDRW drive since many of us like to copy out our files, create an AudioCD or Video DVD at times.

Second, games are ROUGH on laptops. By letting him play games on your laptop will you be upset in year two when the keys are busted off or the machine is cranky from all the heat and stress of gaming?

I have suggestions to head off the stress issues.
1. A laptop cooling pad.
2. USB keyboard and mouse so they beat on the cheap keyboard and mouse.

Bob

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thanks
by paveel79 / March 1, 2009 2:33 AM PST
In reply to: Just 2 things.

It is DVDRW - thanks for advice:)

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I presume it's a FW?
by fbbbb / February 28, 2009 10:45 PM PST
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That's not a bad price for what you're getting.

As Proffitt said though, low-end laptops and gaming don't really mix unless you're playing very old games.

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FW laptop
by paveel79 / March 1, 2009 2:35 AM PST
In reply to: I presume it's a FW?

Yes, my friend it is FW series,so For graphic and not all the latest games should be good enough?

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PS. Last hurrah ugrade here.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 1, 2009 2:43 AM PST
In reply to: sony style laptop

We have an older PC at home and for it's last hurrah upgrade we put in the ATI AGP 3650 card noted by Tomshardware. Its great, nice and all that but will it be enough to run games from 2009 on a 1920x1080 HD display?

Not likely. I think we'll have to scale it back a bit.
Bob

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