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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 1 Picking a new system
01-15-2010, 06:02 AM
STO is making my system overheat and crash. I'm looking at buying a new system. I spotted two deals in my price range, so I'm looking for opinions on which is the better purchase. Are these high powered enough to be a stable platforms for the game?

Walmart: $675.00
Acer 17.3" Aspire AS7535-5020 Laptop PC with AMD Dual-Core Processor & Windows 7 Home Premium
ATI Radeon HD 3200 Graphics with up to 1919MB of HyperMemory supporting Shader Model 4.0, Microsoft DirectX 10.0. HDMI video allows you to connect to an HD TV.

Newegg: $749.99
Acer Aspire AS5739G-6959 NoteBook Intel Core 2 Duo T6600(2.20GHz) 15.6" 4GB Memory DDR3 1066 320GB HDD 5400rpm DVD Super Multi NVIDIA GeForce GT 130M - Retail
Equipped with 1GB NVIDIA GeForce dedicated graphics