Multimedia/Gaming Latop

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1. What is your budget?

Target: $800
Max: $1100

2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering?

Target: 17'
Min: 15"

3. What screen resolution do you want?

1080p

4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop?

Portable

5. How much battery life do you need?

5+ Hours? I don't know/care. Anything is fine with me.

6. Do you want to play games with your laptop? If so then please list the games that you want to with the settings that you want for these games. (Low,Medium or High)?

World of Warcraft - High
Battlefield 3 - Mid to High

7. What other tasks do you want to do with your laptop? (Photo/Video editing, Etc.)

Video Editing
Programming

8. How much storage (Hard Drive capacity) do you need?

750GB is fine with me, just really care about the speed. 7200rpm?

9. If you are considering specific sites to buy from, please post their links.

Any; Maybe Amazon or Newegg.

10. How long do you want to keep your laptop?

Rest of my school years; about 2 years

11. What kind of Optical drive do you need? DVD ROM/Writer,Bluray ROM/Writer,Etc ?

Don't need Bluray Writer, but a reader might be a nice option but not needed.

12. Please tell us about the brands that you prefer to buy from them and the brands that you don't like and explain the reasons.

HP - Always liked their designs. Seem pretty stable.
Dell - Grew up with Dell in a sense.
Acer - Heard nice reviews about them

13. What country do you live in?

U.S.

14. Please tell us any additional information if needed.

I have a desktop that has plenty of power, so I'm not looking for a replacement. Just looking for something that I can get used to using away from my house. Only will do gaming and minor video editing on it really. I want some juice to it though in case I "need" it.
 
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