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1 year ago#1
I'm not that ''in the know'' when it comes to PC. I would like to get a gaming laptop, mainly for Minecraft, Steam, and Skype. But what is keeping me from investing is the hassle it is keeping up with a PC. Viruses, hacks, defrag, and all those issues I always see happening to PC gamers where the game just crashes and all you see are all these numbers and stuff. All these are the general idea why I still find console gaming best. Simple and easy, just get on and play.

Still, I would like to give PC gaming a try. Any advice for me on any of my stated points?

Thanks in advance.
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1 year ago#2
I've never had any of those problems, lol.
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1 year ago#3
. I would like to get a gaming laptop

I'm sure you would. You're going to have to wait before it's created first.
1 year ago#4
AxelPoe posted...
But what is keeping me from investing is the hassle it is keeping up with a PC. Viruses, hacks, defrag, and all those issues I always see happening to PC gamers where the game just crashes and all you see are all these numbers and stuff.


Install a decent antivirus program.
If someone is cheating online, report the user or change servers.
Windows will automatically defrag your hard drives.
The only time I had a game crash is when I was overclocking.
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1 year ago#5
Exaggerated problems.
1 year ago#6
I wouldn't bother, If you think console gaming is best then stick with that.
1 year ago#7
Get some clever friend to make you a gamer PC, and ask us or him any questions you might have. We're here to help! Except that 75% of gamefaqs people hates you. It's just a general rule, no offense and it's nothing personal.
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1 year ago#8
The "Game" in your list has very low requirements.
Go ahead and buy a cheap netbook.
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1 year ago#9
PharohofLaptops posted...
. I would like to get a gaming laptop

I'm sure you would. You're going to have to wait before it's created first.


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1 year ago#10
Go ahead and buy a cheap netbook.


Have you played minecraft? It's ****ing hard to run
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