My friend is looking for a gaming laptop : I suggested mine HP DV6 6165tx as it has ATI HD6770 graphic card vs the Nvidia GT630 on HP DV6 7010tx, The only plus in it is 3rd gen Intel Core i Processor and subwoofer, is there any battery life increase in them? which one is better overall?
For browsing and watching movies a tablet is much better and also to carry around and If he has a smartphone with wifi he can tether it to get net connection on it so its the best thing to do.
In tablet iPad best if battery life is important
Or else there are variety of Android devices and also...
You can directly import one via ebay also
And If you dont have any tight budget wait untill Dec. end as new 2012edn ENVY line up i.e 17 and 15 are coming
HP redesigns its Envy laptops, announces the Envy 15, 17 and 17 3D (video) -- Engadget
If you need a Full HD(1920x1080) + i7 Quadcore + large screen(17') + better card(6770M) = then try to Customize according to ur needs and import one from US
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Open the BIOS Setup(F10)>System Configuration>Switchable graphics mode
and then Toggle to FIXED MODE , Save and Exit
After reboot Plugin the laptop to Charger and right click to open Switchable graphics config and select High performance GPU and now rerun the WEI assessment then u will be...
Once you start the game in XP SP3 compatibility an error appears like starting in software mode(like that) then game starts in 640xsomething resl. then go to Options>Video>Renderer(toggle it to D3D)
And mine is Valve edn of CS condition 0 and 1.6