Summary: Don't expect to get the most out of any video games you play with this system. I purchased this laptop because it had a dedicated graphics card that, according to reviews in tech publication, sounded like it would be decent for gaming, at least at medium settings.
Summary: I got this laptop around summer or 2010 and it lasted about 4 years (rough use). pros: Great screen! 1080p and LED keyboard is pretty good for typing 4gb of ram at a super cheap price HDMI port cheap compared to laptops with similar specs win 7 runs very smoothly cons: battery life is not great...
Summary: I have owned this computer for almost 4 years when I bought it freshman year of college. I am however a Computer Science major and have placed a ton of care into maintaining my laptop. I mainly bought this laptop for pure work, Microsoft Office, mainly to write papers.
Summary: I bought my Gateway NV53A laptop in 2010, 2 yrs ago & its the best computer I've ever had in the last 10yrs out of all the other computer laptops & desktops that I've had. It's my 3rd computer. I've not had one problem with it since I've had it.
Summary: I purchased this laptop at Wal-Mart.com, and so far have been very pleased with the product. After crashing, killing, and setting other computers on fire, this laptop has truly withstood my abuse.
Summary: Me and my mom have this same laptop, we've had them for well over two years and we are impressed. We got ours at Bestbuy on same day. I had been eyeing these laptops for months on their website - they were listed under Gaming laptops (and they do play games very well) Cat knocked milk over on mine...
Summary: I purchased this laptop about a year ago, only because I could not afford a better brand. I use it to do my schoolwork, and not really much more. A few weeks ago, it started making a ticking noise, like a bomb, and after that the hard drive failed. I lost everything.