If so, get the 360 for gaming so your laptop won't take the hit.
If you can live with a new laptop in 2 years, get the gaming laptop but beware that you get lower battery times, more weight to lug around.
Today I think the great combo is the boring laptop and an ipad.
I will be going into college this fall and my budget is at most $1100 bucks TOTAL, including taxes and everything. I wanted to play Call of Duty: Black Ops and some other games. So i don't know if i should buy the Lenovo laptop for $999 TOTAL, already including all the additional charges, or if I should buy a less expensive laptop, the $200 dollar Xbox 360 4gb slim, and a $150 19 inch HDTV. Below are the specifics.
IdeaPad Y560 Laptop - 06462QU - Black ------ $999 TOTAL
Core i5-450M 2.4GHz (500 GB HDD - 32 GB SSD)
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730 1GB
15.6" HD LED Glare 1366x768
Here is the link for more info: Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 06462QU Notebook - Core i5 i5-450M 2.4GHz - 15.6" (Note: I will be buying from another site, but this one has a lot of info)
Xbox 360 Slim 4GB Game Console --------------- $220 TOTAL
Viore 19" Class 720p 60Hz LCD HDTV (walmart) ----------- $165 TOTAL
IdeaPad Z560 Laptop - 09143AU - Black ------------- $650 TOTAL by 09/08/10