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4 years ago#1
Here are two examples of what I am trying to figure out, is the better deal:

Example 1 has Intel HD Graphics but has an i3 with 2.2 ghz speed

Example 2 has ATI HD 6320G but has below average processor: AMD e series dual core e 450 Processor 1.65GHz

Generally, if this computer was used for let's say photoshop, videos, browsing the web, and emulation, which is the better example to go with?

Any other specification for the laptop remains equal for both examples (both have 4GB ram etc. etc.)
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4 years ago#2
The first one. Emulation generally requires a better CPU.
4 years ago#3
Even at the same speed, the i3 will kill anything AMD has to offer for emulators.
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4 years ago#4
The AMD HD 6320G isn't actually better than Intel HD 3000.
4 years ago#5
From: SmoboHash | #004
The AMD HD 6320G isn't actually better than Intel HD 3000.

...Seriously? Well I guess that answers the question.
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4 years ago#6
From: urmomishawt04 | #005
From: SmoboHash | #004
The AMD HD 6320G isn't actually better than Intel HD 3000.

...Seriously? Well I guess that answers the question.


I told you to go for the intel one, should have listened.
4 years ago#7
From: jkdarlow | Posted: 6/12/2012 6:59:33 PM | #006
From: urmomishawt04 | #005
From: SmoboHash | #004
The AMD HD 6320G isn't actually better than Intel HD 3000.

...Seriously? Well I guess that answers the question.


I told you to go for the intel one, should have listened.


LOL. I didn't purchase anything yet jk :P
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4 years ago#8
bump, more clarification, people keep bouncing back and forth.
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4 years ago#9
urmomishawt04 posted...
bump, more clarification, people keep bouncing back and forth.


....where? who bounced back and forth....no one...what are you talking about? Stop eating paint chips.
4 years ago#10
Example one is a clear winner from what I'm seeing here.
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