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Looking at a gaming laptop for $700

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1 year ago#1
The laptop in question is a MSI gx70 with the AMD A-10 5750m and the 8970m. Decent deal. The thing is pretty much new.
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Specs Desktop: Intel i5 2500K 4.0Ghz(H80i cooler), Asus Sabertooth Z77 ,16gb ddr3 1600 ram, 250 GB Samsung EVO SSD,EVGA 780 Ti
FC: 3024-5599-8048
1 year ago#2
C'mon, bro. You know better. There's dudes that come up in here that got no spec knowledge. You got this solid desktop and you want some dwarf child poop laptop.
1 year ago#3
Well bud I can't bring the Desktop to work or my friends houses easily. I need something that can play Dark Souls 2 decent and maybe some Civ 5.
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Specs Desktop: Intel i5 2500K 4.0Ghz(H80i cooler), Asus Sabertooth Z77 ,16gb ddr3 1600 ram, 250 GB Samsung EVO SSD,EVGA 780 Ti
FC: 3024-5599-8048
1 year ago#4
Add another 500 and you can get something pretty nice.
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1 year ago#5
The guy also has the MSI version with the i7 and 670m for 450 bucks.
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Specs Desktop: Intel i5 2500K 4.0Ghz(H80i cooler), Asus Sabertooth Z77 ,16gb ddr3 1600 ram, 250 GB Samsung EVO SSD,EVGA 780 Ti
FC: 3024-5599-8048
1 year ago#6
To answer your question, civ 5 will run fine. Dark souls 2 should be completely playable, just don't expect stable frame rate or high graphic settings.

Edit: If my quick Google results are correct, the gpu should perform about 15% under a 660ti.
1 year ago#7
Nah nothing like my desktop, I don't expect that. I just need something cheap that will play games fine.
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Specs Desktop: Intel i5 2500K 4.0Ghz(H80i cooler), Asus Sabertooth Z77 ,16gb ddr3 1600 ram, 250 GB Samsung EVO SSD,EVGA 780 Ti
FC: 3024-5599-8048
1 year ago#8
It doesn't exist.
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