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Old 02-12-2006, 09:23 PM   #11
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Thats a really good deal on a Core Duo, ask the seller what video card is in it. And tell us here and we will help you out. So, far, its a very good deal.
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Old 02-12-2006, 10:02 PM   #12
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I found this one as well, what do you think - this fits my budget perfectly ...

video card. ATI Mobility Radeon X600 128mb

It comes in a laptop with these specs ... Mobile Athlon 64 3700+ Processor, 2.4 GHz, Socket 754, 1MB L2 Cache, 90nm San Diego Core (includes SSE3 instruction set), 1600MHz HyperTransport
Motherboard Chipset: ATI Radeon Xpress 200 (RS480) Chipset, SB400 Southbridge
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Old 02-12-2006, 11:03 PM   #13
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I would still go with the Dell because AMD is having a hard time with mobile processors. And the Core Duo is DUAL CORE.
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Old 02-13-2006, 02:40 PM   #14
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How about this core duo ACER the video card is Intel GMA 950 SPECIFICATIONS
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Old 02-13-2006, 09:35 PM   #15
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sure its nice, but it lacks graphics if you are going to game on it.
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Old 02-14-2006, 11:06 AM   #16
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Apparently i need to learn mor about video cards. I thought that the numbers matter (128mb) and etc.

I keep looking .... what about this one?

Acer Travel Mate Turion 64, 1.6 Mhz Radeon X700
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That's a good choice. I'd go for that one.
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