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Budget gaming laptop?


elise3112

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Hi,

I am looking to buy a new laptop. At the moment I have an Acer aspire 5715z, its 4 years old and starting to blue screen. I am looking to buy a laptop that will allow me to play some games, like WOW and Skyrim, but nothing too intense. I am a student so I have a budget of around £500. Any idea's? Thank you! Elise

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robinofloxley

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The spec on that does seem quite dated.

But it may just be bunged up with fluff in the vents (vacuum and blow with compressed air)

Or need a restore to Factory settings (with hours of updates and setting up again).

My point is, it can still have a life.

I can't advise on a new one, others will, but the Acer could be a spare, or for re-sale.

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