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Old January 22, 2013, 08:33 AM
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Originally Posted by SKYMTL View Post
The HD 5470M is marginally faster than the Intel HD 4000 but you will get substantially better battery life with the single-chip Intel solution.

On the flip side, AMD's mobile GPU drivers are miles ahead of Intel's so you can expect better game compatibility.
I'm not a big fan of AMD's mobility drivers.... my 6500M series laptop does not work well with new drivers when it comes to switching between low power and high power GFX. I've pretty much had to stick with the drivers that shipped with it.
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