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02 Feb 2012   #11
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

has the netbook only got one gig of ram?

what gfx chip has the machine got?

i used to have an nvidia ion chip in mine, and it could play source games like half-life 2 fine on low quality settings, but then again i did upgrade it to 3 gigs of ram (and perhaps surprisingly played quite a bit better in xp, so i kept a dual-boot config).

the trackpad wasn't great for fps gaming though.


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02 Feb 2012   #12
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

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02 Feb 2012   #13
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

I found GameBooster very handy, in fact, especially because, once I set it up and tweak it a bit, it stops all the services I don't need during gaming but are too troublesome for me to turn off manually. When running some games that require a lot better specs than mine, those disabled services seemed to do the trick.

This may not actually give you better game performance, but it can, however, have an impact on the games' stability.

Portal 2 repeatedly crashed to the desktop for me until I dragged the .exe into GameBooster; same thing happened with Sims 3 Medieval. I couldn't actually have better performance, but they were a lot more stable.


If you're unsure about using it, just try it, it's free and doesn't really pose any threat if you install
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02 Feb 2012   #14
stormy13
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Not sure what games you're looking to play on that netbook, but for the most part if it is anything much beyond Solitaire then I would forget about it. You can see how well it doesn't perform here,

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150 - Notebookcheck.net Tech
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02 Feb 2012   #15
Infinite

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit
 
 

Well I can run just about Minecraft & Terraria (get around 40FPS with Optifine and low settings on Minecraft).
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02 Feb 2012   #16
M1GU31

Windows 10 64bit
 
 

ye you won't be able to play much, only 3d game I can think of that will run without or minimum lag on that netbook is GTA Sandreas and Vice City or stuff like portal,half life or something of similar requirements
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