Will a DELL Inspiron N5010 play sims 3?

  TrinaD78 13:43 21 Jan 2011
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I was checking the specs on it to the game and most seemed okay but i couldnt find the graphics card(maybe its under a different name or something, I'm not that good with computer specs) I was just wondering if anyone can tell me whether or not this laptop can play sims 3?


Laptop Specs:
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Game Spec:
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Also, if it is able to play the game, will it be able to play the expansion packs, just take more memory?

Any help is much appreciated (:

  gengiscant 13:53 21 Jan 2011

I don't see why that laptop shouldn't play Sims 3. It has decent enough specs to do so.

  GaT7 15:45 21 Jan 2011

That Dell's integrated graphics (GPU) would concern me, unless you're happy to play on low(ish) settings.

If not, try to get one with a dedicated GPU. Post links of the dedicated GPU ones you find & I'll let you know if they will be OK or not.

A few to consider with dedicated GPUs:

HP G62-b17SA click here / HD 4250 / 15.6” (medium) / £445

Sony Vaio EE3E0E/WI click here / HD 4250 / 15.5” (medium) / £454

HP Pavilion DV3-4100sa click here / HD 5470 / 13.3" (small) / £492

HP G72-130sa click here / HD 5430 / 17.3" (large) / £516

If you'd prefer a Dell &/or would like to purchase from PCWorld, I can suggest one of those from PCW instead. G

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