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Old 07-31-2012, 08:12 AM   #1
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Default Which one??

I'm entering college next year for Interactive media design and production and I am looking for a new laptop. I'm on a budget and i have narrowed it down to this

Sony Vaio 15.5" E Series

2nd gen Intel® Core™ i3-2370M processor (2.40GHz)
Microsoft Windows® 7 Home Premium
AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M (1GB) dedicated graphics
750GB (5400rpm) hard drive
6GB (4GB x1 + 2GB x1) DDR3-



ASUS K53 Series X53SV-MH71 Notebook
Intel Core i7 2670QM(2.20GHz) 15.6"
8GB Memory DDR3 1066
640GB HDD 5400rpm
DVD Super Multi
NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M


I'm under a budget so if you do have any recommendations please make it under 699.99


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Old 07-31-2012, 09:45 AM   #2
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I'd go with the second one. It has a better CPU and more RAM for only $10 more.

FX-8350 @ 4.7 cooled by H80, 32GB Mushkin Enhanced Blackline 2133, Asus Sabertooth 990FX, 2x Radeon HD 7850 2GB in X-fire, 500GB Samsung 850 Evo, 4TB Seagate, 3TB WD Black, 2x 1TB WD RED in RAID 0
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2nd all the way.
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