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Processor and system memory question...

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#1 ajrober


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Posted 24 November 2010 - 10:16 AM

This is a HP Pavilion dv6t Select Edition Notebook

I am getting a free upgrade to an 8GB system mem. Is the i5-460M sufficent for this build?

Here is the build list...

  • Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • Intel® Core™ i5-460M Dual Core Processor (2.53 GHz, 3MB L3 Cache) with Turbo Boost up to 2.8GHz
  • 1GB ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5650 switchable graphics [HDMI, VGA] - For Dual Core Processors
  • FREE Upgrade to 8GB DDR3 System Memory (2 Dimm)
  • 640GB 7200RPM Hard Drive with HP ProtectSmart Hard Drive Protection
  • No Additional Office Software
  • No additional security software
  • 6 Cell Lithium Ion Battery (standard) - Up to 5.25 hours of battery life +++
  • 15.6" diagonal High Definition LED HP Brightview Widescreen Display (1366x768)
  • No TouchScreen (includes HP TrueVision Webcam)
  • SuperMulti 8X DVD+/-R/RW with Double Layer Support
  • Intel Wireless-N Card
  • Backlit Keyboard with Fingerprint Reader
  • HP Home & Home Office Store in-box envelope

Also is $935 w/free shipping a good deal for this?

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#2 killerx525


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Posted 25 November 2010 - 12:44 AM

Sweet deal in my opinion with the i5 processor, good graphics and free upgrade to 8GB of ram.

System1: CPU- Intel Core i7-5820K @ 4.4GHz, CPU Cooler- Noctua NH-D14, RAM- G.Skill Ripjaws 16GB Kit(4Gx4) DDR3 2133MHz, SSD/HDD- Samsung 850 EVO 250GB/Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB/Seagate Barracuada 3TB, GPU- 2x EVGA GTX980 Superclocked @1360/MHz1900MHz, Motherboard- Asus X99 Deluxe, Case- Custom Mac G5, PSU- EVGA P2-1000W, Soundcard- Realtek High Definition Audio, OS- Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
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#3 spz


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Posted 25 November 2010 - 12:12 PM


With 8GB DDR3 of ram, you'll be quiet for a moment :D

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