The Most Crucial Gaming Laptop Features

The world of gaming attracts many teens and adults nowadays and gaming laptops are in great demand. The most popular computer games include Call of Duty, Fallout 3, World of Warcraft, Grand Theft Auto, Lineage 2, S.T.A.L.K.E.R and Need for Speed. Laptop computers are used by many people to satisfy their gaming needs. There are highly efficient for the hobby and portable laptops especially designed for gaming. If you are going to shop for gaming laptop, here are the most important laptop features for gaming. To satisfy the most advanced and finicky gamer, there are several crucial elements of the laptop.

  • Graphics. The need arises and you need to be sure you can upgrade the graphics card. ATi Mobility Radeon 9700, NVIDIA, ATI's Mobility FireGL V3200 and Intel's Graphics Media are the best graphic card with available price. The other good cards are Matrox, Trident S3, 3D Labs, SIS and STMicro.
  • Processor. Its speed and quality are crucial for gaming and the top of the line processor is the Intel Core 2 Duo.
  • RAM memory. The RAM refers to the amount of programs you can run on the laptop without running into crashes or slow. If the RAM memory is too low, the game freezes up mid play. The serious games need enough RAM as it allows for flawless running of video, the comprehensive game graphics and especially for 3D games. 4 GB is the best though 2 and 3 GB are also great.
  • VRAM memory. It is the memory that comes with a graphics card and has its own memory in 512/1024/2048 MB.
  • Screen display. The experience is better with larger screen. But the size of the screen doesn't influence the quality of graphics. !7 inch wide screen is great for magnificent gaming. One of the best display resolutions available today is WXGA (Widescreen Ultra eXtended Graphics Array)- the display resolution of 1920x1080 pixels with a 16:9 screen aspect ratio.

And by the way, gaming laptop is one of the best gift ideas for almost any person nowadays.