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Any deals on gaming laptops?

Mar 18, 2010
590 (0.16/day)
Sacramento, Ca
System Name GFNmachine
Processor i7 3770k @ 4.4 GHz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z77X-UD3H
Cooling CooliT Vantage
Memory 4x 4 GB G.Skill Ripjaws 1600 MHz DDR3 CL9
Video Card(s) Galaxy GTX 670
Storage 1TB WD Black + 200GB WD Black
Display(s) Asus VH242H 24'' @ 1920x1080
Case Cooler Master CM 690 (Painted black inside)
Audio Device(s) Realtek HD
Power Supply Corsair HX850W
Software Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit / Ubuntu 12.10
My cousin is looking to grab a gaming laptop and since I am not big on laptops I thought I would ask. His budget is about $1300 and PS, no he is not gonna go for a desktop (no space). He is currently looking at an ASUS with a 660M.

Any help will be greatly appreciated. :toast:
Sep 18, 2011
1,727 (0.53/day)
Raleigh, North Carolina
System Name Red Giant
Processor Intel Core i7-2600k @ 4.4 Ghz
Motherboard Asus P67 Sabertooth
Cooling Corsair H100i V2
Memory Corsair Vengeance DDR3 16GB
Video Card(s) MSI Twin Frozr II 6950 2GB
Storage 960 GB Sandisk SSD
Display(s) 23" Dell S2316M
Case CoolerMaster HAF X
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply Corsair AX1200
Mouse Corsair M65 RGB
Keyboard Corsair Strafe RGB Silent
Software Windows 10 64 bit
I assume he is talking about this one then.


If so then I only have good things to say about it especially when it comes to gaming. With a little tweaking to the settings it can play BF3 decently on medium which in my opinion is great for a laptop in that price range. However be warned if you are coming from a 22 inch or larger desktop screen it will be quite a shock going to a laptop even if it is 1080p.