[QUOTE=spboyd1;2641706]i am looking to buy a new laptop but i am not sure what is a good starter laptop, i mean one that has a desalinated place for video card and good battery life i want to spend about 500.00 us to buy one that i can add stuff to it to end up with a good gaming rig.[/QUOTE]
Laptops are very limited when it comes to upgrades, and in my opinion not a good Gaming Machine. Your budget is low even for a Desktop Rig. Laptops are good portable computers, but not very durable or upgradeable. So spend your money on a good Gaming Desktop you can build up on your own.