Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Is this a good laptop to handle games like Counter Strike Source?

16 Jul 2010   #1

Windows 7
Is this a good laptop to handle games like Counter Strike Source?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

It would be able handle it as Counter Strike Source is an old game.
Intel's GPUs tend to be designed with a lower power consumption in mind, rather than performance. As such, it generally does not perform well in most recent 3D games
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Jul 2010   #3
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64


Notebookcheck: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 4500MHD (GMA X4500MHD)

Despite the smoke and sunshine Intel likes to blow, their graphics solutions leave a very lot too be desired.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Is this a good laptop to handle games like Counter Strike Source?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Crash while playing Games (MW3 MP, Counter Strike: Source, etc.)
When I play games like Modern Warfare 3 Multiplayer or CS:S my Laptop crashes. (I am using a Laptop + Desktop, extended display). After some minutes of playing (depends) I get either Option No.1 or No.2: 1. Everything hangs (No taskmanager, etc.) and I see randoms colored pixels on my Desk and I...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD when playing most games like Counter-Strike: Source and Max Payne
Hi I recently installed a Asus Xonar DG sound card last week and I am pretty sure that is when the BSODs started to happen. In BlueScreenView I see cmudaxp.sys and ntoskynl.exe. I tried the following already: -flashed mobo to latest bios -installed latest AMD graphics card drivers...
BSOD Help and Support
Counter-Strike: Source (CSS)
Hey d00ds. Right, before I'd installed Windows 7 and was running Windows XP, CSS ran fine and I never had any problems. After getting Windows 7 installed, I can rarely get into a game. I can run the CSS .exe fine, but when I go to join a server, the map loads and I freeze at the MOTD screen...
counter strike source
win 7 32 bit wont play in full scree:(
Counter Strike: Source (and other steam games) aren't o
Hi, I recently installed windows 7 ultimate and everything has been running smoothly until I came across some problems with steam games. I installed CS:S and when I click on it to run the game, the window that says counter strike source is now loading comes up and then just disappears. I'm getting...
Counter strike source!!!!
i have 2 9400GT vid cards running SLI but when i play css it looks all red and green can someone help me with this ???

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:27.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App