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Real quick question, not sure if this is in the right

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Real quick question, not sure if this is in the right section but it's related to laptops so...I'm not very tech-savvy. I am buying a laptop particularly for gaming and recording gaming. The cost is £440 (including an upgrade of RAM from 6GB to 12GB)The specs are:Windows 10 - 64 BIT
Intel Core i5 4th Gen
Memory 6GB
Vid graphics - NVIDIA 750M
15.6 inch
500gb hard drive
Wireless/Ethernet
HDMI, SD CARD, USB 3.0Any advice on if this is worth it? I just need to know if the price is decent for what I'm buying.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

Hi there and welcome

The hard drive, is it Sata or SSD?

And is it new or secondhand?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sata
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.

ok, If it is new, the price is OK, not very special.

The specs are also a bit low for gaming. Online gaming will be ok, but anything intensive eg: Battlefield, Call of Duty will not run at full potential especially if your recording it.

I would advise always a desktop for gaming, but if you cannot, then try to get a SSD hard disk to run from, and a GEForce GTX 950m or above with an i7 Processor for the recording.

12GB Ram is good though.

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