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Hi everyone,

I'm looking for an affordable yet powerful laptop for an architect/home designer for him to use for work.

- the budget is 1,000$~1,500$

- gonna use software like Revit, SketchUp, 3D Studio Max , ARC+9 etc.

- SSD is a must

- well built and powerful laptop(16GB, GTX 1060~1070, i7)

 

thank you for your help :)

 

 

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2 hours ago, newcbomb said:

Asus FX series...not recommended due to mediocre quality

Acer Predator has poor quality control (eg bad thermal paste) so keep that in mind

 

Budget:

Acer Predator Helios 300, Lenovo Y720, Dell 7577, Clevo based laptops

 

Other:

Clevo P950

Gigabyte Aero 15

MSI GE Raider, GS VR, GT VR

Alienware 13/15/17

 

RAM and storage can be easily upgraded so no worries


The guy who wants a gaming rig but ends up with nothing a gaming laptop

My PC: Lenovo Legion Y520 (My Review)

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Intel Core i5 7300HQ 2.5GHZ Kingston 8GB DDR4 2133MHZ RAM Seagate 1TB 5400RPM HDD Nvidia GTX 1050 2GB
(FAREWELL) 4GB DDR4 2400MHZ Samsung RAM

 

My Ultra Budget Peripherals: (About 68 USD)

Mouse - Logitech G102 Prodigy (Mercury sensor), MYR 70 (17 USD)

Keyboard - Tecware Phantom TKL (white backlit, mechanical brown switch), MYR 139 (33 USD)

Headphones - SonicGear Vibra 5 (no mic), MYR 50 (12 USD)

Speakers - SonicGear Quadro 2 mini speakers, MYR 26 (6 USD)
 

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Mostly active in 'New Builds and Planning' subforum For some reason I dislike overkill builds

Mostly active in 'Laptops and Pre-built Systems' subforum

 

PSU QUALITY MATTERS. NEVER CHEAP ON PSU.


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