View Full Version : Will a 13' Macbook Air (2010) run Second Life?

Aug 10, 2013, 01:30 AM
I might buy a Macbook Air 2010 13'
Would I be able to play a game that has these requirements... ?:confused:

Mac OS X Minimum Requirements Recommended
Internet Connection*: Cable or DSL Cable or DSL
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.6 or better Mac OS X 10.6 or better
Computer Processor: 1.5 GHz Intel based Mac 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo or above
Computer Memory: 512 MB or more 3 GB or more
Screen Resolution: 1024x768 pixels 1024x768 pixels or higher
Graphics Card**:
ATI Radeon 9200 and above
OR NVIDIA GeForce 2, GeForce 4
ATI: 4850, 4870

The following cards are NOT compatible with Second Life:

NVIDIA cards that report as a RIVA TNT or TNT2
ATI cards that report as RAGE, RAGE PRO, or RADEON 320M, 340M, 345M, or similar model numbers
Intel chipsets less than a 945 including Intel Extreme
Cards with the following branding: 3DFX, RIVA, TNT, SiS, S3, S3TC, Savage, Twister, Rage, Kyro, MILENNIA, MATROX

Aug 10, 2013, 01:46 AM
Those are all very old graphic cards, thus the Intel HD Graphics 5000 will be able to handle second life.

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Aug 10, 2013, 01:53 AM
Thanks haha, and the Nvidia 320 m is not on the list I'm so confused.. :eek::( I don't understand these types of things.

Aug 10, 2013, 04:40 AM
Thanks haha, and the Nvidia 320 m is not on the list I'm so confused.. :eek::( I don't understand these types of things.
Sorry, did not entirely read the 2010 part, I only got up to 201 and read it as 2013.
Anyway, those required GPUs are older than the 320M, so it should run.


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