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    Laptop for light gaming

    Hi,
    I need to get a laptop for b0redom jnr #2. It needs to be able to do the standard office/youtube/web etc, but also light gaming - fortnite, roblox, minecraft etc.....

    Can anyone recommend anything? Ideally I'd have liked to get a Macbook Air/Pro, but looks like for anything with a dedicated GPU I'm looking at £1700+. Don't really have a budget in mind, but that seems overkill.....

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    Re: Laptop for light gaming

    Thanks for that! Any other ideas before I pull the trigger folks?

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    Re: Laptop for light gaming

    I’ve also just spotted this one:

    https://ao.com/product/6bl30eaabubun...70265-251.aspx

    can anyone more expert than me let me know which is the best deal please?

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