the 5000z is a nice lappy,but you did not give a price ,imo you would be better getting the dv8210 and upgrade the ram ,all from a walk in store.
the 8210 has a 17in screen,turion email@example.com,128mgs gpu dedicated.
i got the 8210 after my other lappy was stole ,i play cod and other games with no problems at all.
was 899 after rebates
well i dont have any problems with it, i run cod2,ut2004 , ectwith no problems, i did upgrade the hard drive though to a 5200 , other than that this thing screams.
i could not see shelling out the money for a alienware or a sager(at the price and the costumer service that i have read about in these forums)when i can get this gateway for less than 1400.00 (with out rebate or discounts).
it performs every thing i want it to do plus more.
i am adj and i do alot of...