How to Play Games on an Old, Low-End PC

While many PC enthusiasts look to high-end units or trick out their own custom rigs with the latest hardware, some of us are cursed with integrated graphics and two gigs of RAM. Though we have previously found a way to build a gaming PC for less than $1,000, not everyone is going to take the time to piece that together.

But just because you have an ancient, crappy laptop doesn’t mean you can’t play games—it just means you’ll have to make a sacrifice here or there. Here are a few strategies that can help you start gaming, without needing to invest in a super expensive rig.  [PCMAG.COM] LEARN MORE