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would a laptop with core duo be for online games

i am gonna get a dell with a core duo 1.88 processor ati 1400 80gb hardrive 1gb memory be suitable for any online games battlefield 2,counter strike.counter strike source,diablo 2,world of warcraft.please help me out here

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the CPU is willing, but the GPU is weak

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at least for the type of games you mentioned. the x1400 is a slightly faster x1300 (entry-level 3D) card. it benches at < 30fps in Quake 4, 1024x768, medium settings; about 30fps in FEAR at the same res; and about 40fps in Half Life 2, 1024x768, at low settings. HDR, 4xAA, 8xAF will all bring this card to its knees. be prepared to play in low resolutions or with low-medium settings.

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Get the XPS M170

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$1699 for system with a P-M 2GHz, 7800GTX Go, 1 GB RAM, 60GB 7200RPM hard drive, and a 17-inch widescreen.

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