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1 year ago#1
My gaming laptop is way more powerful than any desktop out there. I max EVERYTHING!
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1 year ago#2
No it isn't. Not even close.

0/10.
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1 year ago#3
Yes, but I can almost guarantee that:

1.) Said laptop cost 2-3x as much as equivalent hardware in a desktop

2.) Weighs 12-15+ lbs hurting the portability aspect of a laptop

3.) Because of heat generation, close proximity of components on motherboard and less airflow if the laptop is used regularly it won't have nearly as long of a useful life as a desktop.

If you travel a lot and absolutely need the portable power, more power to you, but if you're mostly using your machine around the house/simply need a basic laptop for taking notes etc. a gaming laptop doesn't make much sense.
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1 year ago#4
JKatarn posted...
Yes, but I can almost guarantee that:

1.) Said laptop cost 2-3x as much as equivalent hardware in a desktop

2.) Weighs 12-15+ lbs hurting the portability aspect of a laptop

3.) Because of heat generation, close proximity of components on motherboard and less airflow if the laptop is used regularly it won't have nearly as long of a useful life as a desktop.

If you travel a lot and absolutely need the portable power, more power to you, but if you're mostly using your machine around the house/simply need a basic laptop for taking notes etc. a gaming laptop doesn't make much sense.


I think it's better to have a really good desktop and have a cheap laptop on the side instead of just buying an alright gaming laptop. You shouldn't have gaming capabilities on your laptop especially if you need to focus on school, Indie and small games are all you need there and you don't need a gaming laptop for them.
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1 year ago#5
JKatarn posted...

1.) Said laptop cost 2-3x as much as equivalent hardware in a desktop


money aint no factor bruh. Bitcoins changed my life #buttcoins?lolpoorhaters #momoneymoproblems

JKatarn posted...
2.) Weighs 12-15+ lbs hurting the portability aspect of a laptop


ya maybe if ur 5'0 or below and built like my 8yr old niece. 6'3 210lbs 7.5% bodyfat benchin 340lbx3 here bruh #getonmylevel

JKatarn posted...
3.) Because of heat generation, close proximity of components on motherboard and less airflow if the laptop is used regularly it won't have nearly as long of a useful life as a desktop.


these AW laptops havin awesome coolin with no issues whatsoever dont know wat u pullin under there bruh #hatersgonhate
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1 year ago#6
mwjohnson5 posted...
My gaming laptop is way more powerful than any desktop out there. I max EVERYTHING!


nope
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1 year ago#7
Screw gaming laptops. Gaming phones are the future lololol.

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1 year ago#8
Everyone bit
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1 year ago#9
eh my i5 ultrabook with a gt635m is my gaming laptop. doesnt max newer games but plays most games better then ps3/360 which is good enough for me. dont need to play games maxed out to have fun
1 year ago#10
TiamatKiller posted...
Everyone bit


I see three bites and everyone else knew this was a troll.

EDIT: in the time it took me to post this, there was another bite. So four bites, and everyone else knew he was trolling.
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