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Tired of Laggy Games. Need Help Please!

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#1 ZoNeDouT


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Posted 28 May 2018 - 01:39 PM

ok so i got this laptop from amazon, started to get into some games, the only ones i can play is low quality pretty much. every time i try to play something more graphic it will lag or freeze so im guessing i need a memory upgrade. i just dont know what exactly i can put into this laptop without hurting it. i dont know anything about laptop building. please help!
  *I just copied and pasted the product info from amazon. I didnt change anything but thats everything it says thats in the laptop I need help upgrading.

Screen Size: 15.6 inches
Screen Resolution: 1366x768
Max Screen Resolution: 1366 x 768 pixels
Processor: 2.16 GHz Pentium N3540
Memory Speed: 1600 MHz
Hard Drive: 500 GB Mechanical Hard Drive^SATA
Graphics Coprocessor: Intel HD Graphics
Chipset Brand: intel
Card Description: Integrated
Wireless Type: 802.11B, 802.11G, 802.11n
Number of USB: 2.0 Ports 1
Number of USB: 3.0 Ports 2
Average Battery Life: (in hours) 6 hours

Other Technical Details

Brand Name: HP
Series: Hp Notebook
Item model number: N5Y13UA#ABA
Hardware Platform: PC
Operating System: Windows 10
Item Weight: 5.05 pounds
Product Dimensions: 20 x 12 x 3 inches
Item Dimensions: L x W x H 20 x 12 x 3 inches
Color: Black Licorice
Processor Brand: Intel
Processor Count : 2
Computer Memory Type: DDR3 SDRAM
Hard Drive: Interface Serial ATA
Hard Drive Rotational Speed: 5400 RPM
Optical Drive Type: None Audio-out Ports (#) 1
Power Source: AC & Battery
Voltage: 110 volts
Batteries: 1 C batteries required.

Edited by ZoNeDouT, 28 May 2018 - 05:39 PM.

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#2 mikey11


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Posted 28 May 2018 - 01:53 PM

sounds like an older laptop


2.16 GHZ processor is fairly slow by todays standards....i don't think adding more ram would help


there really isnt much you can do to help with your gaming

Edited by mikey11, 28 May 2018 - 01:54 PM.

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Posted 28 May 2018 - 01:56 PM

yeah this laptop isnt really for gaming, bog standard budget hardware.

I mean upping it to its max ram of 8GB wont hurt but will it make your games faster.... yeah sorry a bit of a crap laptop for gaming.

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Posted 28 May 2018 - 05:17 PM

Thirded. It's not a gaming laptop, and cannot be made into one.


#5 ZoNeDouT

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Posted 28 May 2018 - 05:38 PM

Thank you guys!

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