THREAD: Trying to Rebuild my Laptop for Gaming (PUBG)
  1. 09-03-2017, 12:31 AM
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    Hey guys, i'm not too familiar with the changing of GPU's and all, i just have very slight knowledge and i'm here to confirm with you guys on what would be best and to make sure that i know what i'm doing is right. I want to update my Laptop to play PUBG (Player Unknown's BattleGrounds) Here's my information for my first gaming Laptop .*
    System Information
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    Time of this report: 9/1/2017, 21:02:59
    * *Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
    * * * * * *Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
    * * * *System Model: HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC
    * * * * * *Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
    * * * *System Model: HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC*
    * * * * * * * *BIOS: InsydeH2O Version 03.61.01F.1C
    * * * * * Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2630QM CPU @ 2.00GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.0GHz
    * * * * * * *Memory: 8192MB RAM
    * * DirectX Version: DirectX 11
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    Display Devices
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    * * * * * Card name: Radeon (TM) HD 6850M
    * * * *Manufacturer: ATI Technologies Inc.
    * * * * * Chip type: ATI display adapter (0x68ACool Man (aka Tustin)
    * * * * * *DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
    * * *Display Memory: 4095 MB
    * *Dedicated Memory: 1010 MB
    * * * Shared Memory: 3085 MB
    * * * *Current Mode: 1920 x 1080 (32 bit) (60Hz)
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  2. 09-04-2017, 10:43 AM
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    Originally Posted by XxEriCxX View Post
    Hey guys, i'm not too familiar with the changing of GPU's and all, i just have very slight knowledge and i'm here to confirm with you guys on what would be best and to make sure that i know what i'm doing is right. I want to update my Laptop to play PUBG (Player Unknown's BattleGrounds) Here's my information for my first gaming Laptop .*
    System Information
    ------------------
    Time of this report: 9/1/2017, 21:02:59
    * *Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1
    * * * * * *Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
    * * * *System Model: HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC
    * * * * * *Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
    * * * *System Model: HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC*
    * * * * * * * *BIOS: InsydeH2O Version 03.61.01F.1C
    * * * * * Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2630QM CPU @ 2.00GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.0GHz
    * * * * * * *Memory: 8192MB RAM
    * * DirectX Version: DirectX 11
    ---------------
    Display Devices
    ---------------
    * * * * * Card name: Radeon (TM) HD 6850M
    * * * *Manufacturer: ATI Technologies Inc.
    * * * * * Chip type: ATI display adapter (0x68ACool Man (aka Tustin)
    * * * * * *DAC type: Internal DAC(400MHz)
    * * *Display Memory: 4095 MB
    * *Dedicated Memory: 1010 MB
    * * * Shared Memory: 3085 MB
    * * * *Current Mode: 1920 x 1080 (32 bit) (60Hz)


    sell it and get desktop. a $500 tower will out preform what u got all day long

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    not sure why u want to play pubg, it gets boring quick. lots of rng and a bland map with a crappy dev team
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  4. 09-09-2017, 10:45 AM
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    Originally Posted by NerdyStripper View Post
    sell it and get desktop. a $500 tower will out preform what u got all day long

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    not sure why u want to play pubg, it gets boring quick. lots of rng and a bland map with a crappy dev team


    Thanks for that build Will most definitely look into it! and well i've seen other games and in general i come from console and am willing to switch over to PC i've been saving up and i'm going to see what i can do with $1,400 being my budget.
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    Originally Posted by XxEriCxX View Post
    Thanks for that build Will most definitely look into it! and well i've seen other games and in general i come from console and am willing to switch over to PC i've been saving up and i'm going to see what i can do with $1,400 being my budget.


    Definitely worth it. I'm a PS4 player myself switched to PC a couple days ago and I'm loving it. I spent around $1400 as well you can check my build out if you like. It should be under this section.
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