Forum discussion tagged with Product.
  1. R

    If this a good Laptop for Gaming?

    Will this laptop be able to run GW2, Minecraft, Source Games at good FPS and be able to maybe record Minecraft at a stable 30FPS (Fraps to external Hard Drive)? Also, is it worth it for it's price? DON'T tell me to get a desktop, that isn't an option for me Laptop: Toshiba L850/046 CPU...
  2. G

    EEColor, Color 3 Advanced HDMI color processor... worth it?

    I like to check on newegg's daily deals and email deals on a regular basis. I noticed this device which they are literally giving away for free. It was originally $149.99, they give you an instant $70 off and then a $79.99 MIB on top of it. You just need to pay the $2.99 shipping. It claims to...
  3. shiftymcfly

    Lenovo Y500 suited for video editing?

    Helping a friend purchase a laptop for on the go video editing. He is looking at the Lenovo Y500 16GB RAM version. New Egg link here. I know it is a gaming laptop, but I figure the i7 with the Dual GT 650M SLI will help with video rendering. Just curious what everyone thinks and/or if...
  4. D

    College Student Q's

    Hello, this Fall I will be entering college and I'm not sure what to do about the laptop situation. I will be getting my Bachelor in Finance with hopes to major in Sociology as well.  I have roughly $5,300 to spend but this includes everything to clothing to personal furnishings.  I'm an avid...
  5. T

    Looking for a good gaming laptop 500$ or less (don't mind if it's a bit more)

    I am looking for a low priced laptop that can play most games on medium to high settings. I don't know much about building computers so I am looking for one that is already built. As of now I do not have the money for the laptop yet. I'm working on saving up money from chores, as I'm not old...
  6. M

    What should I buy?

    I'm looking to buy a new laptop for school, will mainly use it for microsoft excel, surfing the web, few pictures/music. Would like at least a 13" screen and Windows 7 or 8 works. I'm looking to spend 300-500 for something decent with good reviews. Let me know what you guys think
  7. T

    Need a moderately powerful laptop

    Like the question said. I am not ready to buy an overprice mac. My sony E-series has been burning like hell with temp of 60-70 near the heat vent. So need a good performance laptop, will do some programming and really less editing and playing games at 25-35 fps will suffice so , no need for a...
  8. V

    Ditching Cable - buying a new laptop to connect via HDMI to my 42" 1080 TV

    I am looking for info/advise on what I should be looking for in a new laptop. I am ditching cable TV but keeping my high speed internet. I will be connecting my new laptop via HDMI and will be watching most of my shows via I already have a Roku HD, Netflix and Amazon Prime, but plan...
  9. C

    Need advice for gaming notebook

    I am currently looking for a cheap gaming laptop. It would be mainly used to play LOL and Starcraft II. I don't necessary need something super compact, as long as it's easier to transport than a full desktop tower + screen, because I often go to LAN parties. From what I have seen, new gaming...
  10. V

    Is laptop with i7 3610qm with gt 640m worth for $ 1075

    I hope to buy a new laptop for gaming and auto CAD.I just wont to play moden game in mid or low setings.I found Acer laptop for $1075.I wont to know is that sutable for me And is that worth $1075 Acer Aspire V3-571G Intel Core i7 3rd Generation 3610QM Processor 2.3Ghz 4GB DDR3 RAM, 750GB Hard...
  11. E

    Laptop Purchase for Wife

    1. What is your budget? I'd like to cap the budget at $500 unless another $20-30 will make a measurable difference. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15 in or smaller. 3. What screen resolution do you want? sufficient for web surfing and photograph viewing with...
  12. K

    Best laptop for around $500?

    Looking to purchase something for school work, watching tv/movies/anime, and maybe downloading a few games on. From what I've been reading, Asus makes pretty good laptops, but I'm not really sure what model to get. I'd like to spend $520 at the absolute max. 15.6" screen would be good, but I...
  13. daredairmen

    Lenovo u410 or Lenovo s405?

    Good Evening, Would like to know which one of the two i mentioned you all believe is better. I can both right now for under $600. Which is perfect for my budget but am willing to go up to $650. If you all believe that both of these suck than can you please recommend somehting under $650 that...
  14. J

    Best laptop for Gaming Under $1300

    okay,i am looking for laptop for college,also going to be doing some side gaming[diablo 3,guild wars,league of legends].My price range is around $1300.i was looking at alienware but they are too expensive.not sure what to get,most likely going to be getting it off amazon,or best buy [not sure on...
  15. C

    Looking for a school/gaming laptop

    So my small form factor pc crapped out on me a couple months back. I'm going to be returning to school in about 3 weeks and I was looking for a laptop that I could also game with since my pc is pretty old and it's cheaper to just buy one computer. Sound is an issue, I won't be gaming in class or...
  16. F

    Gaming laptop under 600

    Hey guys, right now im searching for a gaming laptop to play wow,league, and runescape. i can buy one today if its under 500, but if its 600 ill have to wait a little. Here are the options. - Acer Aspire V3-551G-8454 Notebook AMD...
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    Acer Aspire V3-771G-9441 Does anyone know the max RAM and # of ram slots in this laptop? The information is either missing or incorrect, depending on the source. I know that...
  18. R

    Help picking out a new laptop

    My price range is $500-700 I will be using this laptop for typical laptop things surfing the web, checking email,and occasionally playing games like tf2. I know can lower my price range and get something cheaper but I would like to get a quality machine that will last me a long time. I am...
  19. H

    Laptop $400-500

    I'am looking for a laptop to play mainly minecraft and other basic computer stuff. My price rage is around $400-500, any better suggestions ? This was one of the laptops I was looking at...
  20. J

    400 Dollar Laptop~~

    Hey guys my old pc finally gave out so Im looking to buy a new laptop, All Im going to be using it for is the basics like youtube, facebook and netflix pretty much, might do some light gaming on it but thats it. I live in british columbia, canada. my budget is 400 dollars but would like to go...
  21. M

    Lost and need help

    I'm a bit lost here after long day searching for a great headset that can create a rich convenient stunning environment for gaming, listening to music and watching movies I am a beginner regarding sounds/professional headsets so before anything sorry if my questions were too dumb. I'm looking...
  22. B

    Cheap gaming laptop

    1. What is your budget? 700-800$ 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14-15.6 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1366x768 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? ~ 5. How much battery life do you need? dont care, always have to plug charger 6...
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    $700 gaming laptop

    I was originally planning to build a gaming desktop, but have decided I need a laptop more so. I realize with a 700 budget I won't be playing crysis 3 on high, but I want to be able to play games like planetside 2, portal 2, dayz and I want to be able to play graphicly demanding games on medium...
  24. C

    What's a decent laptop for gaming?

    I've been searching for a gaming laptop for quite some time but can't find something that fits my requirements. It has to be less than $800 and has to at least be a 15 inch display. I just want something that can run all games on lowest-medium settings. Games like torchlight 2,battlefield 3...
  25. B

    Basic laptop 300 - 400

    I'm looking to purchase a basic laptop for 300 to 400 dollars. I currently use a laptop that is about 6 years old and it works fine for what I do (take online college classes, watch YouTube videos, download movies, and play an old computer game called Ultima Online). Unfortunately, it's on...
  26. H

    Asrock Extreme4 to Sony STR-DH520

    What cable and connectors should I use? A link to the correct cable would be nice, Thx all
  27. A

    Trouble running projector with my hdmi to vga connector

    I just got my new Windows 8 Lenovo Yoga 13 laptop. It does not have a VGA port and I do a lot of presentations where I need to connect to projectors at my client's offices. So I purchased a HDMI to VGA adapter cable. It worked fine to connect to my desktop monitor, but when I tried to connect to...
  28. MeicoPotato

    Good, cheap earbuds?

    I'm looking to buy earbuds, and I know this isn't much, but my budget is $15. I have a gaming PC, and will be using the earbuds for those. However, I'm a musician as well, so I'll probably be using it to listen to music as much as I will be using them for gaming. This is what I'm thinking of...
  29. S

    MSI GT683R - Burnt out DC Jack and Mobo

    About 4 months ago I sent my laptop into MSI with a broken DC jack. I could not charge my laptop with my charger or another individuals charger. After about 1 1/2 months I finally received my laptop back fixed with it being fully covered under warranty. Unfortunately two weeks ago I was forced...
  30. B

    Need New laptop for school

    Im heading off for 10th grade in about 6 months, and will have all that time to start working and building up some money., my current PC is old as hell (LGA 775) and it can't handle much anymore. I am looking for a new laptop in the 1200$ range, buying from online. I have 2 choices that I have...
  31. Y

    Choose laptop/netbook for school with a good battery

    Hi, Two days ago I started college and I find that I need a laptop or netbook or anything of the sort to take notes. There's a lot to take and pen and paper doesn't cut it. We also have loads of powerpoint presentations so a laptop is almost vital in the library. So I need something with good...
  32. D

    $500 gaming laptop (mid-end)

    Hello, I'm looking for a mid-end gaming laptop around $500 does anyone have a suggestion for me ?? I currently using a pretty good laptop, ASUS N43S but i need a biggr screen so i wanna sell it and buy a new one. so if anyone interested in my current laptop can also contact me.thx
  33. O

    Need Help Buying Laptop within 1000

    Hello Tom's Hardware experts :D I've been bestowed the task of buying a laptop within the 1000 dollar range, uses would be for e-mail, multitasking, work. I would prefer one with a 16+ screen size. The manufacturers I've heard were reliable and that I seem interested in would be...
  34. B

    Laptop spec questions.

    Hello, So I was looking t get a new laptop for school and a bit of gaming. I was looking at the Acer Aspire V3-571G-9686 vs the Acer Aspire V3-571G-6407. I was wondering if it the worth the money for the specs they have and which one is more worth it. If you guys know any other laptops please...
  35. N

    Help Finding a Laptop for Schoolwork (At Home) and Occasional Gaming

    1. What is your budget? Max: $2000 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15" or 17" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? desktop replacement; i will only be moving it around the house 5. How much...
  36. E

    Thinking about a Netbook.

    Hey all. I was thinking about replacing my 15.6" Acer Aspire for a smaller netbook for programming and going back to college. I do a lot of my work in bed and the current laptop burns the hell out of my legs. It's also heavy. For my new machine, the only applications I plan on using are...
  37. M

    Need Replacement Laptop Suggestion

    I currently have an HP dv5. Core Duo p7350 / 4gb / geforce 9200m / 1680 rez / 15" It is used for streaming movies and and NFL. Also used for downloading shows and watching them. I either watch on the screen or connect via HDMI to a 55' LED CUrrently have an issue where the laptop...
  38. leo9806

    Good cooler for many hours of gaming

    I play lots of hours on my laptop and it gets really hot! I need a cooler that will keep it at normal temperatures. I didn't measure how hot it gets but if you decide to fry an egg it will do the job :??: . Any suggestions?
  39. S

    Dell Studio 1557 upgrading.

    hi guys. i have a dell studio 1557,and i want to upgrade it so i can get a little more fps in games. here are the specs: intel core i7 q720 @ 1.60ghz memory:4 gb video card:ati mobility radeon hd 4570 what is the best upgrade option? i considered buying this,'cause the graphic card is not...
  40. J

    MSI GE70 vs. Qosmio X875-Q7380

    Torn between these two laptops and looking for recommendations...
  41. shenkty5

    Looking for midrange gaming notebook

    1. What is your budget? $900-1100 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 15” or less 3. What screen resolution do you want? HD, LED, 1920x1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Mostly a replacement desktop with some portability 5. How much...
  42. S

    Gaming Laptop for the next two years

    Hey there, I am leaving for the Ukraine for 2 years. I will have limited to no internet access, but it was highly suggested I bring a laptop with me. I build my own desktop computers - currently have: Windows 7 64 bit 8 gb ddr3 1600 intel core i5 sandy bridge 3.3ghz geforce gtx 570 Ideally...
  43. deoxx

    Need laptop, light gaming

    1. What is your budget? <$750 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14"-15.6" 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1366x768 is probably the only resolution in my price range, but higher is fine by me. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? I have a...
  44. T

    I5 3317u v.s. A8 4500m/A10

    Im looking at getting laptop for around 500$ Im pretty much narrowed down to two choices, the main difference being the processor. Ill be playing WoW, and doing basic computer functions such as web browsing and watching movies maybe. looking at this (418$)ASUS K55N the the A8-4500M, 6gbRAM -...
  45. U

    Sli or raid 0

    Here is the system in SLI mode: Here is the system in Raid 0 mode...
  46. R

    Gaming Laptop Help

    Greetings everyone, I am about to buy a new laptop for gaming n came across two different systems, can u pls look into it n give me ur professional advice on which system should I go for, I m buyin it for modern gaming n I can play on mid setting not a big deal :-) These r the specs of both the...
  47. Y

    Direct connect from a cable box to a laptop

    Hello, Is there a way to direct connect a cable box to a laptop?
  48. H

    Lenovo Y500 Ultrabay + trackpad Questions

    A few weeks ago I created a thread here about the Y580 and received plenty of helpful information. I had the money ready to make the purchase but learned that the Y500 itself was released and because I wanted to have the laptop for several years I decided to rethink purchasing the Y580 and...
  49. Krayton

    Help me find a laptop! Pls :p

    1. What is your budget? I would say up to about $850 or so 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Would prefer 15.6 or bigger 3. What screen resolution do you want? HD if possible (1080) 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Portable as I will be...
  50. C

    Worth the money?

    I was wondering if anyone could give me feedback on this Notebook. My son is heading to college this fall and wants a all around computer on a budget (I know who doesn't). He does the normal e-mail, web browsing, pics, gaming, etc... I have heard good and bad about Acer products so that is my...
  51. S

    Y500 vs Y580

    im looking to get a note book w/ a 1080p display for mid range gaming (borderlands 2, Crysis 3, BF3, TF2, Planetside 2, 1080p med/high settings, probably low for crysis 3). the 1080p Y500 is 879USD while the 1080p Y580 is 1349USD. their only difference is that the Y500 has GT 650m while the...
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  53. timarp000

    Need Ultrabook for $500

    Core i3 SSD needed Thin 13''/14'' screen Minimus 4GB RAM Minimum Battery backup of 3hrs (more is better) Used for Business USB 3.0 needed This is what i found-
  54. K

    Cheap laptop for game and school

    Hello, I am looking for a laptop that costs around or below $600. I will be mainly using this laptop to school, entertaining reasons, and Elsword Online(a download game I really addicted to.) The requirement to download this game is on the website.
  55. P

    Which laptop is the better buy?

    Hello, I am currently searching for a new laptop that will mostly be used for school, watching movies, messing around in photoshop and some light gaming. I recently purchased a Samsung NP550P5C-A02UB from Best Buy Full description here...
  56. K

    Speakers for New Build?

    Hey, I'm looking to buy some speakers for the computer I'm going to build, but I'm not sure which to get. I'd mostly be using these speakers for movies, music and gaming. I am not an audiophile, but I do enjoy nice quality sound. The music I would be mostly listening to is Alternative Rock...
  57. J

    Any differences between the 2?

    This one: This one: NP365E5C-S01US NP365ESC-501US The only difference is...
  58. D

    Very slow start up and clicking noise

    Hi, Day before my laptop froze while watching a movie, so i put it off and restarted and then start-up took about 15 mins. its was freezing every few seconds with click noise which i think its from the hard drive. Now im currently using it on safe mode with networking.. its working fine but...
  59. B

    [SOLVED] Blu-ray Player on laptop wont play Blu-ray movies

    How do I hook a laptop to a Blue ray player, to view shows from laptop?
  60. J

    Looking for Budget Laptop

    Hi I am looking for a laptop/notebook/netbook that is mostly used for portability and school work. I already have a beefed out gaming pc so graphics card does not matter as much. However, I do require at least intel hd 4000 graphics to play WoW or LoL on low or medium settings. Requirements...