Posted - 2007.12.14 04:58:00 - [1
If anyone has Dell XPS M1530 Laptop, please tell me how it performs with EVE premium graphics. I need to know what fps you get, how loud the fans are, any problems with EVE.
Also, how does it perform with 2 clients open? And any conflicts with watching movies at same time as playing EVE?
The following are the specs of model I plan to buy. Sells for $1,300 from dell.com
PROCESSOR Intel® Core™ 2 Duo T5450 (2MB cache/1.66GHz/667Mhz FSB)
OPERATING SYSTEM Genuine Windows® Vista Home Premium Edition
LCD AND CAMERA Glossy, widescreen 15.4 inch LCD (1280x800) & 2.0 MP Camera
MEMORY 2GB Shared Dual Channel DDR2 SDRAM at 667MHz (2 Dimms)
HARD DRIVE Size: 250GB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive
INTERNAL OPTICAL DRIVE Slot Load DVD+/-RW (DVD/CD read/write)
VIDEO CARD 256MB NVIDIA® GeForce® 8600M GT
WIRELESS CARDS Intel Next-Gen Wireless-N Mini-card
BATTERY OPTIONS 56 WHr 6-cell Lithium Ion Primary Battery
SOUND OPTIONS Integrated Sound Blaster Audigy HD Software Edition
Butterfly Effect Alliance
Posted - 2007.12.15 19:07:00 - [2
I am playing EVE with an older Dell XPS 1710 NB
Geforce 7900 256MB shared memory Graphic card, 2GB RAM, Core 2 Duo T7200 Processor and no Performance problems at all. Trinity graphics content with forced AA via graphic card settings, runs smoothly.